After Andrea Ellis cut her arm on some glass, her sister called 911. The sister also saw a Columbus, Ohio, police car passing by and ran out to flag the officer down. Bad decision. As the officer approached the house, he saw the family dog and decided it was a threat. He pulled his gun and fired. The bullet missed the dog but hit Andrea's 4-year-old daughter in the leg, shattering the bone. The officer then ran back to his car and drove away.
If politicians are going to paint their opponents as illegitimate, they should be prepared to receive the same treatment in return.
Journalists and pundits who frantically doubled down on their initial bad takes deserve more criticism.
It’s an attempt to bypass Fourth and Fifth Amendment protections by insisting it’s not an arrest.
Sex offender registries are cruel and unjust.
A 2017 Reason investigation found that black residents in Madison County felt under siege in their own neighborhoods.