by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 26, 2014
A federal judge just held that many gun buyers should be exempt from California's requirement that they wait ten days before buying a gun.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 26, 2014 Updated: August 27, 2014
The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit is a very conservative court, but the panel hearing two marriage equality cases is likely to support gay rights.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 26, 2014
The problem isn't just Robert McCulloch. Local prosecutors aren't institutionally well suited to file charges against their own police.
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by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
The contract caps the attorney's fees at a total of $350,000, although, if past is prologue, this cap will rise quickly.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 25, 2014
A proposal to dramatically increase black participation in Ferguson's elections garners support from an unusual source -- the National Review.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 25, 2014
Six year old Ryan exited the car with his hands up.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 25, 2014
One DREAMer asked, "Why do you want to deport me and my sister?"
A cop literally tried to sodomize a woman with his own service pistol. And now he is allowed to carry a firearm again.
by Judd Legum Posted on August 24, 2014
Things are bad in Ferguson but even worse in neighboring communities.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 23, 2014
If Florida's new maps are valid, however, then that suggests that Florida's constitutional safeguard against gerrymandering are much weaker than they once appeared.