by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 16, 2014
A 2006 ballot initiative billed as a "border security" measure indiscriminately denied bail to all undocumented immigrants charged with particular crimes.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 16, 2014
The worldwide migrant death toll has risen sharply by 70 percent from last year.
by Kira Lerner Posted on October 16, 2014
A Brooklyn judge dismissed the now 45-year-old David McCallum’s conviction and also threw out the conviction of Willie Stuckey, finding they were both pressured into confessing as teenagers.
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by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 15, 2014
A California atheist was given a choice -- participate in a religious program or go to prison.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 15, 2014
“In my more than three decades of doing this work, I have never seen such callous disregard demonstrated over and over again,” a doctor said of Arizona prisons' medical treatment.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
Because of Utah's concealed carry laws, the school was unable to assure Sarkeesian that metal detectors and pat-downs would be used to check attendees.
The way most American states count their ballots is truly inane.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
New Hampshire is at low risk for an Ebola outbreak.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
"I’ve never supported amnesty or benefits for illegal immigrants and I never will," Alison Lundergan Grimes said.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
“We believe that applying the statute so that its reach into our homes and personal relationships is inconsistent with (its) wording and intent.”