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FBI investigating deadly police raid in Houston 0 Eugene 21 hrs ago 21 hrs ago 2 296
Muslim group seeks congressional probe on terror watchlist 0 Eugene Wednesday Wednesday 0 112
ICE Seizes Over 1 Million Websites With No Due Process; Apparently Unaware That Copyright & Trademar 2 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 20 Wednesday 2 711
Happy belated 233rd anniversary, the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 17 Wednesday 3 242
Freedom Caucus chairman: use asset forfeiture to fund the wall 8 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 12 Wednesday 1 575
Clarence Thomas declares war on New York Times v. Sullivan. 4 mahatmakanejeeves Tuesday Tuesday 3 516
How the Georgia speaker of the House pockets big bucks to delay cases for alleged criminals 2 mahatmakanejeeves Sunday Monday 5 258
Court: OK For Wayne County, Michigan, to seize man's car for 3 years 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 14 Feb 14 2 211
U.S. court allows 'No-Fly List' lawsuits, dissenters warn of danger 0 Eugene Feb 14 Feb 14 2 237
I'll never forget watching by interrogation recording a cop threaten a 19 year old kid with rape.... 0 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 14 Feb 14 8 451
FIRE presents the 2019 edition of its annual list of the 10 Worst Colleges for Free Speech. 1 mahatmakanejeeves Feb 12 Feb 12 3 284
Protect the National Butterfly Center Go Fund Me 0 littlemissmartypants Feb 4 Feb 4 3 262
ACLU sues Texas over law that says government contractors can't boycott Israel 6 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 20 Jan 30 4 362
SCOTUS grants cert in first major religion clause case in the Kavanaugh era. 4 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Jan 30 1 706
Comedian says Border Patrol agents pulled him off Greyhound bus to check his status, then told him h 6 Eugene Jan 28 Jan 28 15 1062
UPDATE: Campus speech group urges UGA to end inquiry of teaching assistant 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 26 Jan 26 1 347
Amazon facial-identification software used by police falls short on tests for accuracy and bias,... 0 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 25 Jan 25 1 189
A 53 year-old homeless man was arrested after trying and failing to use a counterfeit $20 bill to... 10 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 24 Jan 24 3 862
Please do not click on the links in this thread about online legal threats. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 12 Jan 12 2 611
You know, Tuesday afternoon would be a GREAT time for the SCO to announced a new indictment 0 RHMerriman Jan 7 Jan 7 1 409
Bankruptcy leaves Detroit police abuse claims unpaid 0 Eugene Dec 29 Dec 29 0 344
Greyhound tells riders of rights when Border Patrol comes on board 8 Eugene Dec 23 Dec 23 35 2716
Jury finds man facing jail after playing 'F the Police' not guilty 1 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 17 Dec 17 5 554
TSA says it no longer tracks regular travelers as if they may be terrorists 1 Eugene Dec 16 Dec 16 1 344
Missouri: Edmundson Ran Debtors' Prison, 'Extorting' Poor Black Residents, Lawsuit Says 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 14 Dec 14 2 296
Happy 227th birthday, the Bill of Rights, enacted on December 15, 1791 2 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 14 Dec 14 2 246
Judge orders probe into California whistleblower's claims 0 Eugene Dec 14 Dec 14 1 447
TX prosecutors admit swaying jury by showing the surviving victim her husband's autopsy photo 1 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 14 Dec 14 0 448
Trump gov't put out a call asking legal immigrants to sponsor some of the 1,000's of kids in cages 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 13 Dec 13 5 460
Revealed: FBI kept files on peaceful climate change protesters 0 Eugene Dec 13 Dec 13 4 271
Ex-judges to ICE: End immigration arrests at courthouses 1 Eugene Dec 12 Dec 12 2 327
Happy 293rd Birthday, George Mason. Founding Founder, He Conceived the Bill of Rights. 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 11 Dec 11 1 309
Texas police made more than $50 million in 2017 from seizing people's property 2 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 9 Dec 9 1 373
Former Miami Fire Rescue captain fights to get job back after noose incident 0 Scurrilous Dec 6 Dec 6 3 436
Last vestiges of criminal past erased for wrongly convicted "San Antonio Four" 0 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 6 Dec 6 3 266
Argentina's Macri decrees legalization of lethal force against fleeing suspects 0 sandensea Dec 5 Dec 5 0 336
HS Newspaper Suspended For Publishing Investigation Into Football Players' Transfers 3 mahatmakanejeeves Dec 1 Dec 4 5 585
Argument preview: Justices to reconsider potentially far reaching double-jeopardy exception 1 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 29 Dec 3 0 397
St. Louis officers accused of beating undercover colleague 0 Eugene Nov 29 Nov 29 2 474
Groups demand end to info-sharing on asylum-seeking children 0 Eugene Nov 28 Nov 28 2 261
Former Biscayne Park (FL) police chief gets 3 years in prison for framing black people 0 Scurrilous Nov 27 Nov 27 5 435
New York top court: Jury trials needed when deportation a risk 1 Eugene Nov 27 Nov 27 2 320
Private prison companies served with lawsuits over using detainee labor 0 Eugene Nov 25 Nov 25 8 427
"I hate to be a grinch, but: this is not a legitimate use of the power to pull people over." 4 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 24 Nov 24 2 771
Boston police face lawsuit over listing hats and selfies as gang symbols 0 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 349
Justices to consider whether Eighth Amendment ban on "excessive fines" applies to the states 2 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 2 421
U.S. judge orders release of Iraqis detained by Trump administration 1 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 14 428
The Atlantic: The ACLU Declines to Defend Civil Rights 38 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 2 1362
Trump administration officials suggested sharing census responses with law enforcement, court docume 0 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 1 310
Gorsuch, joined by Sotomayor(!), writes that SCOTUS should've taken a Confrontation Clause case 3 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 6 1064
US civil rights agency decries Trump administration's lax approach to police violence 0 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 3 346
Judge Allows Case Against Neo-Nazi Publisher to Proceed 1 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 6 572
Before he is ousted, Sessions limits U.S. oversight of local police 0 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 364
Motel 6 to pay $7.6 million for giving guest lists to U.S. immigration 1 Eugene Nov 2018 Nov 2018 1 375
How a police beating in Elkhart, Indiana, unfolded 2 mahatmakanejeeves Nov 2018 Nov 2018 8 623
For first time ever, Innocence Project to appear in court on behalf of a prosecutor 0 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 4 399
Petition drive ... pays $3 a signature to overturn California's new law ending cash bail 1 Eugene Oct 2018 Oct 2018 3 478
Deep In The Desert, A Case Pits Immigration Crackdown Against Religious Freedom 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 469
You can't protest here. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 618
Lovely article about prison reform in Texas 0 janterry Oct 2018 Oct 2018 1 552
Sen. Judiciary Comm. questions Trump's 4th Circuit nominee, 36 years old, less than 30 minutes 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 590
Video shows off-duty Chicago police officer shooting unarmed autistic man 0 Eugene Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 473
Need some DU Love Urgently 4 littlemissmartypants Oct 2018 Oct 2018 10 781
Patch Publishes Completely Unnecessary Sex Offender Maps to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 1 423
Ex-Biscayne Park (FL) officers get year in prison for roles in framing crimes on black teen 3 Scurrilous Oct 2018 Oct 2018 2 665
(October 2) World Innocence Day: "One wrongful conviction is too many,..." 0 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 0 297
World Record for life ruined? Wilbert Jones, 19 when arrested, released after 45 years 7 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 32 2019
Our government decides that a 5-year-old child can give informed consent to waive her rights. 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 7 572
Student asked by school principal to remove jersey during patriotic-themed football game 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 0 808
"... some idiot law firm thought it could threaten Something Awful into a settlement...." 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 1 879
The people upset by demonstrations on Capitol Hill are incensed by a kneeling athlete. 3 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 4 564
Texas Agriculture Commissioner gets police to remove political sign from woman's yard 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 17 909
Pregnant bystander mauled by police dog denied by judge in federal lawsuit 4 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 3 799
The 2018 Jefferson Muzzles 1 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 1 458
Warden orders life-support withdrawn. Inmate dies. 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 1 724
USC students rallied today demanding prof be fired for championing due process 2 mahatmakanejeeves Oct 2018 Oct 2018 4 866
"Not in this America, you pharisaical theocratic half-wit." 2 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 906
Texas Attorney General Defends Law Forcing Kids To Stand For Pledge Of Allegiance 3 Eugene Sep 2018 Sep 2018 1 553
Paxton takes a stand for Cy-Fair ISD in case of student who sat for Pledge of Allegiance 8 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 448
Prisoner freed after Golf Digest investigation uncovers flaws in trial 1 mahatmakanejeeves Sep 2018 Sep 2018 5 582
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