by Josh Israel Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
A tragic August death at an Arizona gun range made national headlines due to its horrific circumstance: a nine-year-old girl shooting and killing her instructor with an Uzi submachine gun.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
A new study found that rampant election spending is linked to more prosecution-friendly votes.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
Citizens United is back, and they are spreading conspiracy theories about Latinos.
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by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
"Let me emphasize something... Immigration is a part of Ebola," Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) told a local CBS affiliate last week.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on October 21, 2014
It's unclear how many other police departments are using the same technology.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 21, 2014
It is likely the Supreme Court will have much more to say about voting rights before the term ends in June.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 20, 2014
During the campaign, Mayor Bill de Blasio said marijuana possession arrests can have "disastrous consequences for individuals and their families."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 20, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
Arizona's Attorney General says the legal arguments supporting marriage discrimination are so weak that he risks formal sanctions if he continues to present these arguments to a court.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 18, 2014
Saturday's order reinstating the voter ID law is an early sign of how much easier it will be for states to enact voter suppression laws under the Roberts Court's narrow vision of voting rights.
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 18, 2014
The law could potentially disenfranchise 600,000 voters.