A supporter says the move is "symbolic."
If Congress Does Not Change Federal Gun Laws, Kamala Harris Promises, She Will Do It by Presidential Fiat
The California senator claims she could impose "near-universal background checks" and close the "boyfriend loophole" without new legislation.
Should you be worried?
Nabbing Robert Kraft Helped Florida Prosecutors Get Headlines. Now Kraft and Other Orchids of Asia Customers Are Fighting Back
They're joined by an arrested spa owner and manager in fighting the release of surveillance video, with an array of big media companies on the other side.
And it's a violation of the Fourth Amendment.
Outraged by that video of freelance border guards detaining migrant families? Wait til you find out what the official border cops have been up to...
A bill in the state legislature would stop cities from seizing property and handing it over to developers.
Legal scholar Jeff Kosseff wanted to write a "biography" of Section 230, the law that immunizes websites and ISPs from a lot of legal actions. He fears he has written its obituary.Listen
That's a potentially dangerous combination.
Classifying heavy internet use as medical addiction leads to bad policy and inferior patient care.
Incarcerated people are already paying their debt to society. What good does it do the rest of the population to take away their right to have a say?
Donald Trump's restrictionist immigration policies are making U.S. universities less exceptional.
Fresh from their 2018 defeat, California's rent control advocates are back with another statewide ballot initiative.
The Right to Try movement, which recently became federal law, allows doctors to prescribe experimental treatments that haven't been approved for sale by regulators.
The Massachusetts senator wants to spend $1.25 trillion on a plan to wipe out student loan debt and make public tuition free.
Harris Clarifies That She Does Not Support Prostitution Decriminalization, Would Use Executive Power To Toughen Gun Laws: Reason Roundup
Plus: Ohio moves to ban kids in drag shows while Washington wants to keep kids in car seats through middle school.
The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act is itself prone to abuse by prosecutors. This is another example.
They should offer to pay for the transportation of asylum seekers.
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A Mother Spends a Week in Jail, Is Fired From Her Job, and Temporarily Loses Her Kids After a Police Mix-Up
Ashley Foster was jailed and inspected by child protective services for a mistake beyond her control.
A new report finds the tariffs raised $82 million for the U.S. Treasury but ended up increasing costs for consumers by about $1.2 billion.
Reason editors discuss Russia, Biden, Moulton (?), and that television show with the dragons.Listen
Giuliani Says There Was ‘Nothing Wrong With Taking Information From Russians,’ but Trump Clearly Thought Otherwise
Although it's not all clear that the Trump Tower meeting was criminal, the president knew it would look bad.
Elizabeth Warren Wants You To Know She Totally Loves Game of Thrones. Especially Daenerys. Yay, Women!
How do you do my fellow kids?
Does current precedent forbidding discrimination on the basis of sex-based stereotypes apply here?
Peak population, expanding forests, more abundant resources, falling air pollution, and plenty of farmland
Conservative Twitter Pounces on Obama, Clinton for Expressing Sympathy for ‘Easter Worshippers’ Killed in Sri Lankan Attacks
Is referring to someone as an "Easter worshipper" really an attempt to minimize their Christian identity?
Right after 290 people were killed in a series of Easter Sunday bombings
Are Food-Stamp Receipts Beyond the Reach of FOIA? Supreme Court Hears Arguments Today: Reason Roundup
Plus: Violence in Sri Lanka leads to social media suppression, and the White House wants to make it harder for pretrial diversion participants to get government jobs.
David Friedman’s Legal Systems Very Different from Ours explores the costs and benefits of various legal systems across time.
Kenya needs workers. Kenya has Somali refugees who want to work. If only the government would get out of the way.
Experiments in California show that the government can quickly and efficiently expunge thousands of marijuana convictions. There's no reason it shouldn't.
The one potential holdout? Joe "gateway drug" Biden.
Did San Francisco really see a 170 percent "spike in human trafficking" last year?
Calling for impeachment is likely a publicity stunt for the Massachusetts senator's flagging presidential campaign.
Nonetheless, a judge will let a sex trafficking complaint against Weinstein proceed.
The 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful is running on a "Freedom Dividend" plan which promises a $1,000 per month UBI.
A policy alert from the USCIS agency clarifies that smoking weed, even in states that've legalized it, can still be grounds for denying citizenship applications.
Mark the 49th anniversary of Earth Day by celebrating human ingenuity.
The existence of one story does not discount terrible atrocities.