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Gay rights advocates were hoping that the Court would issue a broad ruling, but the justices seem most concerned with issues of standing.
At the same time that Brooklyn residents poured into the streets over the killing of Kimani Gray, NYPD officers took the stand to describe the department's racist tactics.
Deride the NRA's spokesman all you want, but his group is close to gutting gun control legislation in Congress.
Decades of work to change rape laws has done little to change culture.
Collecting DNA upon arrest can identify the guilty and exonerate the innocent. But it also amounts to an expanding racial dragnet.
Sooner or later, marriage equality will win. What happens to marriage then?
The NSA Four reveal how a toxic mix of cronyism and fraud blinded the agency before 9/11.
The LAPD is supposed to have cleaned up its act under the tenure of Police Chief Charlie Beck. But his record is rife with denials and whitewashes.
In its historic decision, the Supreme Court ruled that poor people have a right to a lawyer. But today, our system of indigent defense is shameful.
News stories that followed the NYPD’s killing of a 16-year-old Brooklyn boy show how we criminalize people based on race and geography.