A judge tossed out charges of carrying an illegal knife against John Copeland. New York City police had busted Copeland after they saw him carrying a pocket knife, which he uses in his work. Officers claimed the knife was a gravity knife, which can be opened with a flick of the wrist and is illegal in the city. But Copeland says the knife was a regular pocket knife.
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.