by Carimah Townes Posted on February 19, 2015 Updated: February 19, 2015
DOJ's mere threat to sue Ferguson may be enough to fix some of its police department's practices.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 22, 2015
The problem with Loretta Lynch is that she's never held a rifle over her head and yelled out "from my cold dead hands."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 7, 2015
Pennsylvania's Department of Corrections will phase out solitary confinement for mentally ill inmates by mid-2016.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 18, 2014
The Islamic Center was rejected after many residents reportedly made “disparaging remarks about the Muslim faith" in opposing their plan.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 16, 2014
While Amazon is not a party in the case, the case has everything to do with the mega e-retailer.
by Nicole Flatow & Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 8, 2014
The new guidelines add several new categories, including gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 18, 2014
A new report concludes these kids' lives are being "destroyed by relentless violence and trauma."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 7, 2014
Loretta Lynch has a long, distinguished career as a federal prosecutor, which includes prosecuting one of the most notorious cases of police brutality in the last two decades.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 9, 2014
It's a new strategy for trying to crack down on prescription drug abuse, since nearly 40 percent of teens get their pills from family medicine cabinets.
by Alan Pyke Posted on August 7, 2014
"If you let a thief buy his way out of jail, you should really make sure the check doesn't bounce," a foreclosure activist warns.