New York state Sen. Jesse Hamilton has proposed a bill that would make it a hate crime to call 911 about people people of color who are found to have committed no crime. It is already illegal in New York to make false 911 calls. Hamilton says he proposed the bill after a self-described supporter of Presdient Donald Trump called police to report him for speaking with constitutients.
Fourth Amendment advocates win big in Lange v. California.
"I didn't think it was a big deal," says Kim Blalock. "My son is perfectly fine."
A social media struggle in the New Hampshire L.P. fractured a state party and triggered a national meltdown.
A Study Finds That Crash Injuries in 5 States Rose After They Legalized Marijuana Use but Not After They Allowed Marijuana Sales
Adding to the puzzle, another study from the same organization found "no increased crash risk" associated with cannabis consumption.
Holding a sign in a public park should not cause an arrest.