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In November, California voters will have their first
chance in a decade to reform the state's "three strikes and you're
out" law, which has imposed cruel life sentences on thousands for
Thanks to damage caps and other measures, victims are often unable to sue.
On September 29 in San Francisco, 4,000 hotel employees--all members of the newly merged union UNITE HERE--walked out on strike or were locked out of their workplaces after their contracts expire
Women may decide Kerry's fate.
Jon Wiener is on the board of the Liberty Hill Foundation.
Now that a summerlong Homeland Security crackdown along the Arizona border is concluding, the results are in and they spell lethal failure.
When the Bushes need a fixer, they turn to James Baker III. He and his firm benefit.
An anti-Bush backlash is growing among ranchers, hunters and property owners.
What's up with the rural vote?
Juliana Zuccaro and Kelly Kraus thought they were exercising their civic rights and responsibilities on August 31 when, as officers of the Network of Feminist Student Activists at the University
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