by Aviva Shen Jul 29, 2015
A new federal lawsuit says correctional officers at an Alabama jail used giant snakes as a "means of torture, harassment, control and intimidation against the inmates."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 17, 2015
The facility was slated to shut down in 2010, but politics intervened.
by Ari Phillips Jul 16, 2015
Alabama Power is hoping to live up to the old adage that says "the customer is always right."
by Ryan Koronowski Jul 2, 2015
The states most directly impacted by the massive spill announced a deal to settle years of litigation with the oil giant for a total of $18.7 billion.
by Zack Ford Jul 2, 2015
Gay, lesbian, and bisexual people can find relief from housing discrimination, but not in all cases.
by Scott Keyes Jun 11, 2015 Updated: Jun 11, 2015
"I'm not sure that's true that more people are covered," the GOP congressman from Alabama declared.
by Ian Millhiser May 28, 2015
Religious liberty, Alabama-style.
by Ian Millhiser May 22, 2015
By staying her latest injunction until after the Supreme Court rules on this issue, Granade rewards the state supreme court's intransigence -- effectively allowing the state to violate the Constitution for another month.
by Sam P.K. Collins Apr 24, 2015
"Young people are being harmed when they smoke these dangerous 'fake pot' products and wrongly equate the products' 'legal' retail availability with being 'safe."
by Alice Ollstein Mar 12, 2015
Alabama's bill joins other proposals to resurrect gas chambers and the firing squad.