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Tennessee teen in trouble for saying 'bless you' after sneeze 11 exboyfil Thursday Sunday 1 414
littlemisssmartypants suggested that I should cross post this thread here. 5 tblue37 Saturday Sunday 10 390
(REDACTED) memo released on killing (REDACTED) American overseas 0 jakeXT Aug 16 Aug 16 4 197
Russell Rios shooting - Here is an interesting case 0 exboyfil Aug 16 Aug 16 3 193
Membership in the ACLU. Only $5.00 2 NYC_SKP Aug 14 Aug 14 7 218
Idiot Talk Show Host Michael Berry running a 1 exboyfil Aug 14 Aug 14 1 272
Amnesty Intl: "This is not the Bush administration, this is torture happening under Obama" 1 bigtree Aug 12 Aug 12 2 242
Texas Cheerleaders Still Begging Courts to Let Them Cheer for Jesus 3 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 9 Aug 9 1 335
Police behaviour in woman’s background check ‘malicious,’ lawsuit alleges 0 shockedcanadian Aug 9 Aug 9 3 206
Fresh doubts over a Texas execution 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 4 Aug 4 4 206
New York police unions lose bid to challenge stop-and-frisk settlement 1 Eugene Jul 30 Aug 1 2 181
Microsoft must give prosecutors customer email stored on server in Ireland, federal judge rules 0 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 1 Aug 1 1 133
Andrew Leduc hit-and-run death: Civilian RCMP contractor cleared of wrongdoing 0 shockedcanadian Jul 30 Jul 30 1 114
DOJ Says They Can No Longer Afford To Respect The Attorney-Client Privilege 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 25 Jul 27 6 396
Source Leaks Secret Guidelines for US Government "Watchlist" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jul 24 Jul 24 3 187
Ohio judge favors camera speeding ticket refunds 3 Eugene Jan 2014 Jul 24 3 357
Provincial jails clogged with legally innocent Canadians 0 shockedcanadian Jul 24 Jul 24 1 161
Innocence Project co-founder calls for audit of all Nifong cases 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 14 Jul 22 8 238
Toronto woman stunned by police revelation in background check 2 shockedcanadian Jul 18 Jul 21 2 479
'You are being tracked': How cities use licence-plate scanners to create vast databases of vehicles 3 shockedcanadian Jul 15 Jul 16 1 287
Police chiefs call for presumed innocence in background checks 1 shockedcanadian Jul 16 Jul 16 3 244
Inmate’s Gassing Death Latest In Complaints Against Florida Prisons 2 jakeXT Jul 15 Jul 16 3 265
Public servant expects $1 million after human rights tribunal finds 'subtle scent of discrimination' 0 shockedcanadian Jul 15 Jul 15 0 172
Durham police officers accused of faking 911 calls to enter homes 1 jakeXT Jul 13 Jul 13 9 432
Do not take picturesof the Dorchester gas-storage tank... 6 Little Star Jul 11 Jul 12 6 413
What intelligence agency in the West has absolutely NO oversight body or obligation to government? 3 shockedcanadian Jul 7 Jul 8 2 273
Litigation for Libel Slander VS Public Defending 0 theexwife Jul 6 Jul 6 0 193
Ask not what you can do for your religion, but what can the government do for your religion. 0 cheyanne Jul 5 Jul 5 0 177
Break a window, and pay for life 0 shockedcanadian Jul 4 Jul 4 4 314
NSA reformers dismayed after privacy board vindicates surveillance dragnet 1 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 1 202
Fifty Years Ago Today: the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2 Jul 2 1 186
Question about the Hobby Lobby decision. 7 JDPriestly Jul 2 Jul 2 8 520
U.S. privacy board says NSA Internet spying program is effective but worrying 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 2 163
Massachusetts high court says accused criminal must decrypt computers for police 5 Eugene Jun 25 Jun 30 0 292
Q about discrimination and "sincerely held religious belief" 4 DetlefK Mar 2014 Jun 28 0 439
Prisons of “type C”: A new test field in the Greek experiment 0 no more banksters Jun 28 Jun 28 0 269
Message auto-removed 1 Name removed Jun 25 Jun 25 0 189
‘No judgment, no discretion’: Police records that ruin innocent lives 2 shockedcanadian Jun 22 Jun 23 3 329
There is a man in our community who is being harrassed by the police, 6 pennylane100 Jun 12 Jun 19 6 497
Jean Paton and the Struggle to Reform American Adoption - 0 me b zola Jun 17 Jun 17 3 194
I wonder if people can read at times 4 Leme Jun 10 Jun 10 2 400
Human Rights Code gives convicted Ontarians more workplace protection than the innocent 0 shockedcanadian Jun 8 Jun 8 0 203
U.S. Marshals Seize Cops’ Spying Records to Keep Them From the ACLU 0 friendly_iconoclast Jun 5 Jun 5 5 229
Ontario privacy watchdog takes legal action against Toronto police: Star Exclusive 0 shockedcanadian Jun 5 Jun 5 2 223
Darryl Howard and the rampaging prosecutor: Durham learns little from Duke lacrosse debacle 4 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2014 May 2014 2 494
No charges, no trial, but presumed guilty 1 shockedcanadian May 2014 May 2014 2 408
State Surveillance: The Munk Debate (Glenn Greenwald & Ohanian v. Dershowitz & General Hayden) 0 Electric Monk May 2014 May 2014 0 201
Supreme Court Justice Argues That States Should Be Permitted To Set Up Official Religions 5 mahatmakanejeeves May 2014 May 2014 1 579
Oakland PD's surveillance center's primary purpose is fighting protesters, not crime 2 friendly_iconoclast Dec 2013 May 2014 1 386
Message auto-removed 0 Name removed May 2014 May 2014 0 192
ACLU: Know Your Rights Constitutional Free Zone Map 4 NYC_SKP Apr 2014 Apr 2014 15 600
U.S. will not appeal judge's ruling on no-fly list mistake 0 Eugene Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 738
New York City, rights group seal deal to end stop-and-frisk 2 Eugene Jan 2014 Mar 2014 0 288
Illinois Supreme Court strikes down eavesdropping law as too broad 0 Eugene Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 232
So, now that we're starting to see studies that link sleep deprivation to brain damage 0 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Mar 2014 Mar 2014 13 426
Federal Judge Rejects Justice Department's Request To Hold NSA Phone Records 0 Eugene Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 240
PA's Worst: Republican Pushes Pro-Discrimination Proposal in PA House [VIDEO] 2 Counterpoint PA Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 318
Edward Snowden Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 0 GoLeft TV Jan 2014 Jan 2014 5 248
Man spends four decades in mental hospital for stealing $20 necklace 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 2014 Jan 2014 13 547
Judge names monitor to oversee Arizona sheriff in profiling case 1 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 7 327
U.S. Supreme Court to weigh cell phone searches by police 0 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 415
ACLU seeks probe of alleged abuses at Arizona border checkpoints 0 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 292
The effort to normalize drone surveillance 8 Android3.14 Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 553
ACLU sues for details of U.S. surveillance under executive order 1 Eugene Dec 2013 Jan 2014 6 347
Obama concedes NSA bulk collection of phone data may be unnecessary 4 Eugene Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 437
Chinese labor camp inmate tells of true horror of Halloween 'SOS' 6 shockedcanadian Nov 2013 Dec 2013 4 718
Teen Kills 4; Judge LITERALLY Lets Him Off Because He is Rich! 8 appleannie1 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 4 1020
From The Department Of Can You Believe This 5 DallasNE Sep 2013 Nov 2013 3 708
NSA bulk data collection violates constitutional rights, ACLU argues 1 Eugene Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 354
These are all over NOLA, on high-end suvs since Katrina. 2 RosettaStoned77 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 680
Spinning Against Innocence Projects 1 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 396
N.Y. City to seek immediate ruling preserving stop-and-frisk 0 Eugene Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 304
Arizona Harassment Statute under attack in Supreme Court -1st Amendment - Sheriff Joe not happy 0 scottx2 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 329
Hidden Agenda Fuels Challenge to Pivotal Death Penalty Case 0 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 238
Gun owning liberal and watching Baggars shoot at a range 38 IkeRepublican Oct 2013 Nov 2013 17 2289
The Chicago Tribune Murdered the Truth 0 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 378
Macy's joins Barneys in brewing NYC 'shop-and-frisk' scandal 1 Eugene Oct 2013 Oct 2013 10 527
Lavabit 'fatally undermined' by US request for encryption keys, ACLU says 0 Eugene Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 254
Judicial Horror Story - Just in Time for Halloween 0 LegalScholar Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 279
Another Chapter on Wacky Chicago Judge 4 LegalScholar Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 470
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