by Billy Corriher - Guest Contributor Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
Will judges feel pressure to overturn the conviction of celebrity defendant Adnan Syed?
by Nicole Flatow Posted on December 15, 2014
A fundamental legal concept is that ignorance of the law is no excuse. Except, the U.S. Supreme Court said Monday, if you're a cop.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 15, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
In the conservative Roberts Court, no news is typically good news for abortion rights supporters.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 15, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
A new study suggests that many low-income Latinos are too wary of the police to call 911.
It's like Stand Your Ground, but for dogs.
by Sam P.K. Collins & Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 14, 2014 Updated: December 15, 2014
"This stuff hasn’t stopped since slavery. Police need to stop harassing us and coming at us with so much anger and hostility."
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on December 14, 2014 Updated: December 14, 2014
Lacy's mother has insisted all along that her son's death could have been a murder.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 13, 2014 Updated: December 15, 2014
“The border wall is leaving a path of death," Pedro Rios, an immigration activist, said.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on December 12, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
This week as all eyes were on budget deal wrangling, with little attention and fanfare, Congress actually got something done to reform the police.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 11, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
Liberals face very real challenges when advocating their views to the public. It does not follow, however, that left-leaning lawmakers should trim their sails on actual matters of policy.