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Justices Kennedy and Scalia and their divide on gay rights 1 mahatmakanejeeves 14 hrs ago 14 hrs ago 2 137
Above the Law: An Investigation of Civil Asset Forfeiture Abuses in California 0 Panich52 Friday Friday 3 141
Mass strip search of U.S. students by Canadian guards broke policy, documents show 0 shockedcanadian Friday Friday 4 240
Prison watchdog concerned over prisoner in solitary for 17 years 0 shockedcanadian Thursday Thursday 6 215
Outrageous censorship list 1 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 7 260
Whose Books Are Banned? (Racism?) 2 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 0 187
The Show WILL Go On! Theater Students Stand Up 0 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 1 155
Treating Rhymes as Crimes: The War on Hip-Hop 0 Panich52 Thursday Thursday 2 174
Police can’t delay traffic stops to investigate crimes absent suspicion, Supreme Court rules 2 friendly_iconoclast Wednesday Wednesday 0 152
This is probably the wrong thread but I would like to here from people who know the law 1 Maraya1969 Tuesday Tuesday 0 179
FBI Ruse Violated Rights of Vegas Hotel Guest, US Judge Says 0 Eugene Apr 17 Apr 17 0 255
For those enamored with local citizen's Police Review Boards: The Devil's always in the details 5 99th_Monkey Apr 11 Apr 11 0 416
Undercover Mounties pushed pressure-cooker bomb plan on accused terror couple, court hears 0 shockedcanadian Apr 9 Apr 9 2 331
Where are the bills to end the militarization of police and murder of black men? 2 qwlauren35 Apr 6 Apr 9 6 241
NY Civil Liberties Union: Erie County Sheriff Records Reveal Invasive Use of “Stingray” Technology 1 friendly_iconoclast Apr 8 Apr 9 7 234
Is Facebook’s “Faceprint Database” Illegal? 0 jakeXT Apr 8 Apr 8 7 203
DEA sued over secret bulk collection of Americans' phone records 1 Eugene Apr 8 Apr 8 4 160
Va. prosecutor: Innocent man faces life behind bars unless McAuliffe pardons 0 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 8 Apr 8 1 192
Hobby Lobby Ruling Opened Floodgates For Indiana Discrimination Law 3 Panich52 Apr 5 Apr 5 4 267
FBI Uncovers Another Of Its Own Plots, Sen. Feinstein Responds By Saying We Should Censor Internet 3 jakeXT Apr 4 Apr 4 7 292
University of Maryland investigation finds no policy violation in racist, sexist email 1 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2 Apr 2 2 217
What's the differece between the SCOTUS "vacating" and "reversing" a decision? 2 dariomax Mar 31 Mar 31 2 261
Journalists sue St Louis County police over treatment during Ferguson protests 1 Eugene Mar 31 Mar 31 3 212
Arizona governor vetoes bill aimed at shielding police names 0 Eugene Mar 31 Mar 31 0 218
URGENT: The beating of a black man by the Inkster, MI police dept. 0 rladdi Mar 30 Mar 30 4 283
Former Alabama officer charged with violating man's civil rights after beating 0 Eugene Mar 27 Mar 27 1 257
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Eugene Mar 27 Mar 27 0 60
Airport pat-downs of black women's hairstyles discriminatory: ACLU 0 Eugene Mar 26 Mar 26 2 305
Censorship vs. free speech on specialized license plates in Texas 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 24 Mar 26 0 207
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Still Wants to Talk About Bongs 0 Panich52 Mar 24 Mar 24 0 276
Why Philadelphia police need reforms in wake of shootings 0 Eugene Mar 24 Mar 24 0 153
Chicago police use stop-and-frisk excessively: ACLU report 0 Eugene Mar 23 Mar 23 1 181
Wave of state bills would restrict public access to police body-camera footage 1 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 1 240
New York judge refuses to release Eric Garner grand jury documents 0 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 1 181
Chicago police commander resigns in wake of Homan Square revelations 0 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 0 236
Burma Jails New Zealander for ‘Insulting Buddhism’ in Facebook Post 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 18 Mar 18 0 244
U.S. review of San Diego police misconduct finds lax supervision 0 Eugene Mar 17 Mar 17 0 220
Alarming new Barbie stores kids' conversations 1 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 17 Mar 17 3 332
A question and why I avoid using terms like... 8 discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 15 Mar 15 0 388
Madison: Federalist No. 46, on the makeup of the militia: 13 NYC_SKP Feb 11 Mar 13 1 660
US Senate committee advances cybersecurity bill in secret session 0 Eugene Mar 13 Mar 13 2 177
Alabama Republicans push bill to allow denial of marriages on basis of beliefs 3 Eugene Mar 5 Mar 11 2 316
Why expelled Oklahoma frat boys would have an ‘excellent chance’ in court 12 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 11 Mar 11 1 574
ACLU position on second amendment 4 jimmy the one Mar 11 Mar 11 0 303
Ferguson judge behind aggressive fines policy resigns as city's court system seized 0 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 1 237
Wikipedia to file lawsuit challenging mass surveillance by NSA 1 Eugene Mar 10 Mar 10 2 196
LA to Pay $50K to Detained Photographers and Teach Deputies That Photography is Not a Crime 0 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 9 Mar 9 2 265
Private police carry guns and make arrests, and their ranks are swelling 4 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2 Mar 7 2 327
Electrical engineer tased at his housewarming party sues Madison County deputies 3 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 3 Mar 3 10 511
Justice Department to Fault Ferguson Police, Seeing Racial Bias in Traffic Stops 0 Eugene Mar 2 Mar 2 1 216
‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’ 1 Man from Pickens Mar 1 Mar 1 3 322
Judge approves settlement allowing return of some Mexicans expelled from California 1 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 251
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police 'black site' 0 Eugene Mar 1 Mar 1 3 228
Chicagoans detail abusive confinement inside police 'black site' 0 Eugene Feb 28 Feb 28 5 308
A one-time foe takes on ‘religious liberty’ bills for gay-rights group 0 Panich52 Feb 23 Feb 23 3 326
Secrecy around police surveillance equipment proves a case’s undoing 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 23 Feb 23 4 328
New York school districts to stop asking about immigration status 0 Eugene Feb 19 Feb 19 1 245
Virginia bills that would curtail police powers create a ‘weird alliance’ 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 19 Feb 19 2 313
FBI really doesn’t want anyone to know about “stingray” use by local cops 1 friendly_iconoclast Feb 18 Feb 18 2 388
I don't believe our Constitution is sacred 4 ymetca Feb 2 Feb 17 1 418
Kansas Lawmakers Seek to Muzzle University Employees | Care2 Causes 1 Panich52 Feb 14 Feb 14 8 384
The Shocking 'Christian' Hate Mail Activists Received for Challenging Religious Indoctrination in th 5 Half-Century Man Feb 11 Feb 12 2 694
Washington state: Clark County's 'In God We Trust' motion shelved 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 12 1 385
Watch - Roy Moore says even SCOTUS can't make same-sex marriage legal 3 Panich52 Feb 11 Feb 11 1 449
Justice clarifies new limits on asset forfeiture involving local, state police 2 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 11 Feb 11 7 435
Ferguson, Missouri and second town accused of exploiting poor for profit 0 Eugene Feb 9 Feb 9 1 196
For once I agree with Rand Paul. I also don't think Loretta Lynch should be Attorney General 34 danriker Feb 5 Feb 8 21 1232
IRS took cash, asked questions later, report says 0 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 4 Feb 4 3 361
Seattle activist pepper-sprayed while talking on phone sues city and police 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 30 6 316
Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board 1 Eugene Jan 29 Jan 29 4 317
x-post from LBN: "Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program" 1 friendly_iconoclast Jan 2015 Jan 27 2 276
Sen Grassley thinks dumping CitizensUnited means Bill of Rights goes next 3 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 9 405
Virginia: Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 2015 Jan 2015 2 412
I Was Arrested for Learning a Foreign Language. Today, I Have Some Closure. 18 friendly_iconoclast Jan 2015 Jan 2015 79 2358
The TSA Wants To Read Your Facebook Posts And Check Out Your Purchases Before It Will Approve You... 7 friendly_iconoclast Jan 2015 Jan 2015 7 687
Oklahoma fights gay marriage, LGBT in general 0 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 249
Chicago proposes chokehold ban in wake of U.S. protests 4 Eugene Dec 2014 Jan 2015 1 306
SCOTUS, 4th Amendment & traffic stops 3 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 427
GOP shows true colos - eliminates .civil rights' 1 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 3 397
Voter suppression should be unconstitutional 2 Panich52 Jan 2015 Jan 2015 2 350
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