A Dallas, Texas, schoolteacher is under investigation for her efforts to determine who stole a cell phone from her. The Comstock Middle School teacher, who hasn't been named publicly, allegedly fingerprinted 7th grade students and made them fill out background reports listing their addresses, names, and other information. School officials say the teacher has been disciplined.
Let people join with the like-minded to reject officials and laws that don’t suit them and to construct systems that do.
The mom got the kid back, but not the car.
The president's final batch of clemency actions includes commutations for dozens of nonviolent drug offenders.
A comparison of Texas and California suggests that legal edicts matter less than The New York Times thinks.