It's time again for my annual roundup of great books that are "Diverse but Not About Diversity."
It is one of only three states that give judges the power to override juries in capital cases, and it is the only state in which judges regularly use that power to enhance sentences. A murder trial is held and the defendant is convicted.
The Switch: The NSA says it ‘obviously’ can track locations without a warrant. That’s not so obvious.
In conversations with The Washington Post over Barton Gellman and Ashkan Soltani's recent story on cellphone location tracking, an intelligence agency lawyer told Gellman, "obviously there is no Fourth Amendment expectation in communications ...
A Democratic hopes to hold the Senate erode, her best bet for burnishing a progressive legacy is to step aside now.
Today's comic by Mark Fiore is Drones come to the techopolis: Today's "Ask me anything about Daily Kos" is hosted the Orange Overlord himself (Markos). Get ready to grill him in the diaries starting at 3:30 ET!
An uncharacteristically amenable Court heard argument on Tuesday in Lexmark International, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc. Although the case is from the Sixth Circuit, it is not a state-on-top criminal matter. Rather, it is an ...
As the lead anchor for Univision's Spanish-language nightly newscast and their Sunday morning talk show Al Punto, plus the new host of Fusion's prime time English-language show America, Jorge Ramos is easily one of the busiest men in media.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA, or "Obamacare") mandates that preventive care under group health insurance plans include a "full range" of FDA-approved "contraceptive methods". That requirement has resulted in two cases now pending before the U.S.