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The Supreme Court's medical marijuana decision was a major setback for common sense.
The detainee abuses at Abu Ghraib were both a
continuation and a divergence from historical prison practices.
Senior government officials can be held responsible for the horrors at Abu Ghraib.
Because of spotty enforcement, white-collar criminals are far more likely to get away with their crimes than poor folks.
Recently it seems discussion on culture goes well beyond careless epithet and into a land with no common ground.
The media has ignored prisoner deaths
suffered at American hands.
The United States should respect international human rights
standards within its own borders.
In its campaign against Newsweek, the Bush Administration seeks to undermine already faltering public confidence.
Opposing US-sanctioned torture is today's great task.
The story of Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun illustrates the value of a truly independent judiciary.
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