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Sen. Judiciary Comm. questions Trump's 4th Circuit nominee, 36 years old, less than 30 minutes 4 mahatmakanejeeves Wednesday Wednesday 2 402
Video shows off-duty Chicago police officer shooting unarmed autistic man 0 Eugene Wednesday Wednesday 2 311
Need some DU Love Urgently 4 littlemissmartypants Sunday Wednesday 10 455
Patch Publishes Completely Unnecessary Sex Offender Maps to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween 1 mahatmakanejeeves Wednesday Wednesday 1 275
Ex-Biscayne Park (FL) officers get year in prison for roles in framing crimes on black teen 3 Scurrilous Tuesday Tuesday 2 413
(October 2) World Innocence Day: "One wrongful conviction is too many,..." 0 mahatmakanejeeves Tuesday Tuesday 0 133
World Record for life ruined? Wilbert Jones, 19 when arrested, released after 45 years 7 mahatmakanejeeves Sunday Sunday 32 1742
Our government decides that a 5-year-old child can give informed consent to waive her rights. 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 12 Oct 12 7 387
Student asked by school principal to remove jersey during patriotic-themed football game 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 10 Oct 12 0 633
"... some idiot law firm thought it could threaten Something Awful into a settlement...." 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 8 Oct 8 1 698
The people upset by demonstrations on Capitol Hill are incensed by a kneeling athlete. 3 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 7 Oct 7 4 378
Texas Agriculture Commissioner gets police to remove political sign from woman's yard 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 4 Oct 4 17 699
Pregnant bystander mauled by police dog denied by judge in federal lawsuit 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 4 Oct 4 3 573
The 2018 Jefferson Muzzles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 4 Oct 4 1 164
Warden orders life-support withdrawn. Inmate dies. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 4 Oct 4 1 433
USC students rallied today demanding prof be fired for championing due process 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2 Oct 2 4 607
"Not in this America, you pharisaical theocratic half-wit." 2 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 29 Sep 29 2 607
Texas Attorney General Defends Law Forcing Kids To Stand For Pledge Of Allegiance 3 Eugene Sep 26 Sep 26 1 366
Paxton takes a stand for Cy-Fair ISD in case of student who sat for Pledge of Allegiance 8 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 26 Sep 26 2 283
Prisoner freed after Golf Digest investigation uncovers flaws in trial 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 19 Sep 19 5 431
Blood-Spatter Expert in Joe Bryan Case Says "My Conclusions Were Wrong" 0 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 18 Sep 18 2 287
Amazon's Face Recognition Falsely Matched 28 Members of Congress With Mugshots 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 26 Sep 17 3 473
I teach my 1Ls on Day 2 of law school that "I want my lawyer" is the most important phrase in law. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 17 Sep 17 2 373
U.S. reaches agreement over separated immigrant families 3 Eugene Sep 13 Sep 13 3 407
Last fall, I started writing a series on "prosecution fees," a legal trick used in California cities 0 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 6 Sep 6 10 523
When Kavanaugh joins the court, there will be a solid 4 votes to overturn Times v. Sullivan. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 5 Sep 5 3 583
Life In Prison 0 left-of-center2012 Sep 4 Sep 4 2 391
Your civil asset forfeiture story of the day: West Virginia state trooper seizes $10K in cash.... 2 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 28 Aug 28 9 750
Prosecutor in Inaug. Protest Trial Sanctioned for Due Process Violations Made Head of Her Department 1 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 28 Aug 28 4 321
cross post: 4 Civil Rights You Lose By Using Legal Marijuana 0 discntnt_irny_srcsm Aug 27 Aug 27 3 432
Are you protesting KAVANUAGH on Sun. Aug 26th? 7 BigmanPigman Aug 23 Aug 23 5 506
Anti KAVANAUGH events this week... 1 BigmanPigman Aug 22 Aug 22 7 479
PROTESTS AGAINST KAVANAUGH Aug 26th... 2 BigmanPigman Aug 20 Aug 21 6 474
They're Falsely Accused of Shoplifting, but Retailers Demand Penalties 13 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 18 Aug 18 50 2413
On Tuesday, a woman who couldn't afford her $1,500 bail killed herself in a Texas county jail. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 18 Aug 18 2 812
Protect our rights: protests against Kavanaugh, Aug 26th. 0 BigmanPigman Aug 17 Aug 17 3 302
Forbes: To Catch A Robber, The FBI Attempted An Unprecedented Grab For Google Location Data 1 friendly_iconoclast Aug 16 Aug 16 1 311
EFF: "Internet Publication of 3D Printing Files About Guns: Facts and What's at Stake" 17 friendly_iconoclast Aug 7 Aug 16 4 479
Lou Dobbs: Are you in favor of mandatory recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance? 3 mahatmakanejeeves Aug 10 Aug 10 6 657
As Alabama AG, Jeff Sessions tried to ban public university students from discussing LGBTQ issues 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 24 Aug 7 1 460
Memphis police accused of using fake accounts to surveil black activists 2 Eugene Aug 1 Aug 7 2 435
The Trump Administration Is Hiding a Crucial Report on NSA Spying Practices 0 JonLP24 Jul 22 Jul 22 5 583
Judge orders L.A. Times to alter story about Glendale cop, sparking protest from newspaper 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2018 Jul 2018 9 876
The "Unmasking Antifa Act of 2018" would ... make it a federal crime to protest while wearing a mask 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 582
Cops Want To Be Able To Shut Off Self-Driving Cars 6 mahatmakanejeeves Jul 2018 Jul 2018 0 614
Inalienable Rights Means Citizenship Not Required 9 ymetca Feb 2017 Jul 2018 6 1334
Pics from the protest in NJ that my son attended... 4 Tucker08087 Jul 2018 Jul 2018 1 607
Tacoma hit with $300,000 fine for improperly withholding records about surveillance device 2 friendly_iconoclast Jul 2018 Jul 2018 3 640
Well, my 15 year old son just headed off to protest! 9 Tucker08087 Jun 2018 Jul 2018 13 714
Leaked Internal Memo Reveals the ACLU Is Wavering on Free Speech 5 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jul 2018 0 728
What Trump Can Teach Us About Con Law 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 444
Kennedy retires July 31st; Mueller indicts 1 poli-junkie Jun 2018 Jun 2018 12 1787
Eugene Volokh concisely summarizes today's travel ban decision. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 595
Today is the Anniversary Of Obergefell, Windsor, And Lawrence Rulings For LGBT Civil Rights 4 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 410
Happy 75th anniversary, West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette 4 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 461
Re: Pentagon sending military lawyers to border to help prosecute immigration cases 2 HAB911 Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 431
Happy 51st anniversary, Loving v. Virginia. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 8 419
Tarrant County Judge uses shock belt to deliver electric shock to sex offender. Conviction reversed. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 642
Please read all 4 of these screenshots from Tiana Smalls. 3 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 1078
Happy 53rd anniversary, Griswold v. Connecticut 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 783
Police set dog on a driver who politely refuses to answer questions 1 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 9 1434
Make No Law, Episode One: Fighting Words 0 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 0 465
The Slants get their trademark. 0 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 2 489
Amazon Teams Up With Law Enforcement to Deploy Dangerous New Face Recognition Technology 0 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 1 448
Border Patrol agent detains two US citizens at a gas station in MT after hearing them speak Spanish 0 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 5 475
EFF Sues Texas A&M For Violating PETA's Free Speech Rights By Blocking Group From Its Facebook Page 0 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 0 409
Opinion analysis: Court rules for death-row inmate whose lawyer conceded guilt 2 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 7 527
NYT: Service Meant to Monitor Inmates' Calls Could Track You, Too 0 friendly_iconoclast May 2018 May 2018 5 535
Florida International University demands reporters delete and stop showing pictures of bridge cracks 1 mahatmakanejeeves May 2018 May 2018 3 690
Am I subject to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation law? 3 Takket May 2018 May 2018 0 584
In my head, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan are the same person 0 Bucky May 2018 May 2018 0 663
"Police brutality often looks like this. Read this thread from start to finish." 2 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2018 May 2018 2 503
VICTORY: Student detained for passing out political flyers settles lawsuit with Illinois college 0 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2018 Apr 2018 10 561
Framed for Murder By His Own DNA 0 Hestia Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 920
Lawsplainer: Can A State University Fire a Professor For Being An Ass On Twitter? 3 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 848
A child is more likely to end up on the sex offender registry than to be molested by someone on it. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2018 Apr 2018 5 522
The Criminalization of Private Debt 0 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2018 Mar 2018 14 818
Do Americans really give a fuck about personal privacy anymore, or is the 9 Fred Sanders Mar 2018 Mar 2018 1 676
"If the right of privacy means anything, it is the right of the individual, married or single, to be 0 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 2018 Mar 2018 3 621
What happens when constitutional rights contradict each other? 15 DetlefK Mar 2018 Mar 2018 0 808
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