Law

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Crimes Were Terrible, But Morality Has Nothing to Do With It
April 24, 2015 9:53 AM

He didn't have any choice but to bomb the Boston Marathon.

Why the Constitution Trumps Any State's Ban on Same-Sex Marriage
April 23, 2015

Opponents of same-sex marriage are riding a very thin argument to the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court Just Checked Cops' Power to Extend Traffic Stops
April 22, 2015

In post-Ferguson America, there’s just no other section of the Constitution that matters more than the Fourth Amendment.

Cops Who Let Their Unarmed Victims Die Should Be Punished, Too
April 14, 2015

In recent videos, the cops stand around while their victim bleeds out.

The Supreme Court Needs to Decide: Can Victims Sue Chiquita For Sponsoring Terrorism?
April 09, 2015

How much can U.S. companies get away with abroad? 

The Killing of Walter Scott Sheds Light on the Problem of Police Lying
April 08, 2015

The lies act as shield for police violence and as a larger source of corruption in the criminal justice system.

The Menendez Case Proves the Supreme Court Was Naive About Campaign Finance Laws
April 02, 2015

The Citizens United decision looks even more ridiculous now.

Why Arkansas' Governor Rejected the Religious Freedom Bill
It was even more extreme than Indiana's
April 01, 2015

It was even more extreme than Indiana's.

A California Lawyer Wants to Put Gays to Death. Why Isn't the Attorney General Ignoring Him?
Kamala Harris's response is only making matters worse
March 26, 2015

Kamala Harris's response is only making matters worse.

Why the Supreme Court Might Actually Rule Against the Corporate Interest
Homeowners have a lot at stake in Tuesday's Bank of America case
March 23, 2015

Homeowners have a lot at stake in Tuesday's Bank of America case.

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