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  1. Sassy

    More 'shopping while black' cases in NY

    This guy, being a TV star, hopefully eough attention will be paid to these racist cops. The student we talked about on here, and now this actor and some other cases. Not just Barney's, so I think it is the police, not the stores, doing this. Star: I was racially profiled at Macy?s | New...
  2. B

    Justices close U.S. courts to foreign human rights cases

    Justices close U.S. courts to foreign human rights cases I'm not very fluent in legalese. @Ian Jeffrey, got time for translation?
  3. meridian5455

    Chickenpox cases drop 80 percent in last decade

    Chickenpox cases drop 80 percent in last decade | Fox News That's good to hear. I got the vaccination for my kids. I wish there would have been a vaccination available when I was a kid. I know several people my age who have had shingles several times as a direct result of the chicken pox.
  4. Cicero

    U.S. Is Building Criminal Cases in Rate-Fixing

    U.S. Is Building Criminal Cases in Rate-Fixing By BEN PROTESS and MARK SCOTT July 14, 2012, 9:00 pm132 As regulators ramp up their global investigation into the manipulation of interest rates, the Justice Department has identified potential criminal wrongdoing by big banks and...
  5. Blackbeard

    Obama Administration keeps winning its cases

    The Bush, er, the Obama Administration keeps winning its cases allowing unlimited detention for suspected jihadists held at Guantanamo Bay. Review & Outlook: The Gitmo Bar Goes 0-8 - WSJ.com They rule on Citizens United and it's the supposed end of the world. Obama out there whining about the...
  6. C

    Racially motivated cases?

    Okay, I'm not trying to start a "Republicans hate black people, blah, blah, blah" thread here - hell I don't even know if the prosecutor in the case I'm referencing was Democrat, or Republican. I actually have a serious question. North Carolina Judge Greg Weeks Throws Out Marcus Robinson...
  7. Stefan Bandera

    SANTORUM Claims he was "TOUNGE -TIED" when he accused Blacks being welfare cases

    TRENDING: Santorum on controversial remark: I was ‘tongue-tied’ – CNN Political Ticker - CNN.com Blogs Rick Santorum said he was “tongue-tied” this weekend and didn’t actually say the word Black that set off a storm from the African-American community. Sharia Boy Santorum went on...
  8. Kropotkin

    Senate Approves Requiring Military Custody in Terror Cases

    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/30/us/politics/senate-approves-military-custody-for-terror-suspects.html?_r=1 This policy trampling further on the rule of law and basic human rights, and pushing us down the road toward a military police state, goes so far that even Obama, Panetta and former...
  9. johnflesh

    Google Gives User Data To Government In Most Cases

    Google Gives User Data To Government In Most Cases - WSJ.com Pretty interesting. I had no idea just how much information was provided, or how much was requested but its been speculated from everyone saying "we have nothing to hide" to "1984 is a true story." Here is Google's Transparency...
  10. Granite

    Feds moving to dismiss some deportation cases

    So...the government won't fix the crappy immigration laws...which means there's a backlog of cases that can't be resolved...which means that the courts have to dismiss thousands of cases against illegal immigrants...which means they get to stay in this country. Could it be that the Democrats...
  11. Blah

    Feds moving to dismiss some deportation cases

    Who Goes First? http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7169978.html If there's a "massive backlog of cases" then I guess there must be some enforcement going on. It would seem prudent to make sure more dangerous people have priority in deportation.
  12. G

    DEA seeks Ebonics experts to help with cases

    DEA seeks Ebonics experts to help with cases ATLANTA – Federal agents are seeking to hire Ebonics translators to help interpret wiretapped conversations involving targets of undercover drug investigations. The Drug Enforcement Administration recently sent memos asking companies that...
  13. P

    Ethics cases raise racial questions

    Do black lawmakers face disproportionate scrutiny over allegations of ethical wrongdoing? More...
  14. A

    US courts allow sex abuse cases against Vatican

    Good, about bloody time if you ask me! People around the world should start taking up lawsuits against the Catholic Church, given the widespread criminality in that organization.
  15. C

    Bill to Force 'Enemy Combatant' Cases to Military Tribunals

    FOXNews.com - McCain, Lieberman Attempt to Ban Civilian Trials for 'Enemy Combatants' This is a huge mistake. Cases involving enemy combatants should be handled on a case-by-case basis in which the government decides which venue is appropriate for each trial. The Khalid Sheik Mohammed case is...
  16. Blueneck

    DOJ unit wants CIA abuse cases reopened

    My hope is that this will lead to some accountability. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iOTk5mUIVTPTRGU5hoR5JJrr38BAD9A97O480
  17. M

    Court Rules In Favor Of Transparency In Guantánamo Cases

    Court Rules In Favor Of Transparency In Guantánamo Cases This is overdue, it is also a first step in a very long road. We deserve to know what this government(gag, choke) is doing in our name and with our tax money. There are detention camps all over the road, Gitmo is a complete...
  18. H

    In Torture Cases, Obama Toes Bush Line

    In Torture Cases, Obama Toes Bush Line Legal Stance Appears to Contradict Earlier Statements From Obama and Holder Donald Rumsfeld (WDCpix) and John Yoo (Wikimedia) While Congress debates whether senior Bush administration officials should be called to account for the torture, humiliation...
  19. O

    New Cases of Cancer Decline in the U.S.

    Here's another good illustration of why we don't want want the government to monkey with the U.S. Health Care Industry. ARTICLE