Last week, after the Supreme Court passed up a chance to overturn federal restrictions on the content of TV and radio shows, Morality in Media President Patrick Trueman declared, "The FCC must now enforce our right to decency on the public airwaves." Senior Editor Jacob Sullum says unpacking that statement reveals the intellectual and constitutional bankruptcy of this whole censorious enterprise.
The Eighth Amendment prohibition against excessive fines and fees applies to states as well, SCOTUS rules, opening a new way to challenge outlandish forfeitures.
You might want to think twice about putting that new gun on your credit card.
The Justice Department says Dennis Tuttle and Rhogena Nicholas were killed in an operation based on a fraudulent warrant triggered by a false report to police.
"Anyone, regardless of age, accused of such disgraceful actions will be charged accordingly."
The senator from Massachusetts thinks more Americans should join the military. Why?