While most people have discovered through personal experience that the government was lying to them about marijuana's hazards, Jacob Sullum says, it is easier to demonize less popular drugs such as crack cocaine and methamphetamine. Any attempt to question the use of force in dealing with these drugs therefore must begin by separating reality from horror stories, Sullum writes in Forbes, and that is where Columbia neuropsychopharmacologist Carl Hart comes in.
Aggressive police tactics are likely to worsen the situation.
"Although California's guidelines place restrictions on places of worship," Roberts wrote, "those restrictions appear consistent with the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment."
What happened to staying at home to keep grandparents safe no matter what?
They're using their Second Amendment rights to protect local businesses from riots and looting.
The Supreme Court could announce as early as Monday that it's revisiting qualified immunity, a doctrine that shields rotten cops from civil rights lawsuits.