Ilya Shapiro on round II of Fisher v. University of Texas, the racial preferences case [Pope Center] “Supreme Court Endorses Tribal Courts; Bad News For Corporate Defendants?” [Daniel Fisher on Sixth Amendment case U.S. v. Bryant] “Is The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Unconstitutional?” [Susan Dudley] “Dueling perspectives on Lochner v. Show More Summary
An 18-year-old German-Iranian believed to have acted alone killed nine people in a shooting spree with a pistol at a busy shopping center in Munich on Friday evening. This is just the latest in a spree of 'mass shootings' which have prompted increasingly zealous calls for 'gun control' from President Obama and his supporters. Show More Summary
Police are telling people in Munich, Germany to shelter in place after shots were fired at a shopping center. Law enforcement is also saying there may be more than one shooter involved. CBS News Foreign correspondent Elizabeth Palmer joins CBSN's Reena Ninan from London with the latest.
NDIANAPOLIS -- Concerns that law enforcement fusion centers are violating individuals' privacy rights as they gather intelligence on terrorism, criminals and other threats to public safety are the exception and certainly not the rule, according to a study published in the Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. read more
The new California assisted suicide law explicitly permits doctors and hospitals to declare assisted suicide free zones and engage in a policy of total non-cooperation with the death agenda. Many of the state’s largest hospitals have opted out. Show More Summary
Cleveland, Ohio – It’s here. Donald J. Trump, the Republican nominee, is set to address the Republican National Convention. It will be centered on...
CLEVELAND — Donald Trump will deliver an address largely centered around his message of law and order as he accepts the Republican nomination for president at the party's convention Thursday night. The Trump campaign sent out excerpts of the speech shortly before the scheduled start of the Thursday evening program. Show More Summary
Eric Eckholm for the NYT Ariane de Vogue for CNN Jess Bravin of CNN (and this Law Blog post) Bob Barnes for WaPo Zack Roth NBC Pam Fessler for NPR Dallas Morning News Brennan Center Campaign Legal Center Lawyers’ Committee True … Continue reading ?
The Center for International Environmental Law ( CIEL ) today expanded its website SmokeandFumes.org, featuring a new video and more internal industry documents dating back to the 1950s that reveal the nexus between the oil and tobacco...Show More Summary
The Southern Poverty Law Center, the organization based in Montgomery, Alabama, which has tracked hate group activity primarily in the United States since 1981, wrote in Time magazine on Tuesday that the Black Lives Matter movement is not a hate group. Show More Summary
Gunshots were heard near a police transportation vehicle by the site of the Republican National Convention on Tuesday, police sources said. No injuries were reported. An official at the law enforcement command center overseeing security for the event had no immediate comment. It was not the first...
... charities chosen with an eye toward undoing the damage he feels he's done by leveraging Trump's career...... the National Immigration Law Center, Human Rights Watch, the Center for the Victims of Torture, the National Immigration Forum, and the Tahirih Justice Center. Show More Summary
The Nevada Educational Advocacy Center for Children and Youth (NEACCY) welcomes Pete Wright, Esq. to Reno, NV on Thursday, September 15, 2016. This one-day Special Education Law and Advocacy Training Continue Reading ?
The American Center for Law and Justice, a conservative law group that advocates for Christians who are being persecuted worldwide, has presented a five-point action plan to defeat the Islamic State terror group.
The Southern Poverty Law Center will never place the North Carolina NAACP on its list of hate groups, but by the standard it claims to set, it should.
"... prompting criticism from conservative news outlets that the arrangement amounted to segregation."Amounted to? It clearly is segregation, whether you want to defend it or attack it.Campus officials said the decision to hold separate...Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson temporarily blocked Alabama laws enacted to prevent dismemberment abortions and to force abortion centers to move farther from schools.
A demonstrator, later identified as Ieshia Evans, protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman/File Photo Law enforcement has been much in my mind recently, for obvious reasons. Show More Summary
A new lawsuit accuses the state of planning to drain money away from local public schools.
Well known anti-Muslim troll Pamela Geller has teamed up with a group called the American Freedom Law Center to file one of the dumbest lawsuits we've ever seen. There's so much wrong here it's difficult to know where to start. Here's...Show More Summary