Today Concerned Citizens for Appropriate Justice, a coalition formed in response to an undercover drug investigation in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, is holding a press conference to protest the local district attorney's decision to charge seven small-time marijuana sellers, all in their teens or early 20s, with violating the state's drug-free school zones law. The charge carries a mandatory minimum sentence of two years. The pot sales occurred in a downtown parking lot near a movie theater, but the location is within 1,000 feet of a church that has a preschool program in its basement.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
Navy Confirms Authenticity of UFO Videos Published by Blink-182 Frontman's Extraterrestrial Research Organization
The videos show a U.S. military jet's encounter with what appears to be a fast-moving, unidentified object.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
The U.S. incarcerates people for petty crimes at an alarming rate.