by Nicole Flatow Posted on April 19, 2015
A man suspected of killing his fiancee and his best friend told Officer Jesse Kidder repeatedly to “shoot me” as he ran toward him after a police chase. But Kidder didn’t shoot.
by Carimah Townes Posted on April 17, 2015
"A lot of kids are in detention for non-violent offenses and don’t need to be there. They aren’t a threat to public safety."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on April 17, 2015
For many families of murder victims, seeking the death penalty is offensive, disruptive, and anathema to their healing.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on April 17, 2015
A case winding its way through the courts provides the Supreme Court with a new vehicle for expanding the power of religious employers to deny health coverage.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on April 16, 2015
Should Reid make a motion to proceed to a vote on Lynch, that will trigger the kind of labyrinthian sequence of votes on votes that can only exist in the United States Senate.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 16, 2015
"Hillary supports state policies to provide driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants," a Clinton campaign spokesperson said.
"Some people might find it offensive."
by Carimah Townes Posted on April 16, 2015
"That’s incredibly disturbing that we would see an instance in which an individual were able to purchase power within the police department."
by Kira Lerner Posted on April 16, 2015
A settlement announced Tuesday would make Chicago the first city in the country to offer reparations and an official apology to victims of police misconduct.
"We simply detain too many people," Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) said.