You can't blame police departments if they feel a trifle besieged these days. But as A. Barton Hinkle points out, police departments cannot blame anyone but themselves for that circumstance. They keep pushing the envelope and dodging the limits of the Constitution. From asset forfeiture to stop-and-frisk to military-style tactics, Hinkle observes, the cops are putting everyone's civil liberties at risk.
Wyoming’s first-and-best-in-the-nation food freedom law just keeps getting better.
Sotomayor Upbraids SCOTUS for a Decision That 'Destroys Fourth Amendment Jurisprudence That Requires Individualized Suspicion'
The justice filed a lone dissent in Kansas v. Glover.
A new study in Lancet Infectious Diseases makes a somewhat lower estimate
A misleading statistic has made the rounds. But it’s based on a misreading of a government report that says no such thing.