Mar 18

44 years ago: The crime that made a difference

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


In the early morning hours of June 3, 1961, in Panama City, Florida, Clarence Earl Gideon was seen coming out of the Bay Harbor Pool Room with a bottle of wine, some cigarettes, and money stuffed in his pocket.

Sep 22

Did Lincoln free the slaves?

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago.


Lincoln had one problem: the United States Constitution.

Aug 29

Q&A: A handy guide to the congressional “supercommittee”

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago.


Here are 10 things you should know about the bipartisan committee charged with reducing the federal deficit.

Jun 1

You be the judge: Drug dealers and the fourth amendment

Posted 2 years, 10 months ago.


Should our Fourth Amendment rights depend on how fast the police can drive and run?

May 13

Does GPS violate our right to privacy?

Posted 2 years, 11 months ago.


The U.S. Justice Department has asked the Supreme Court to resolve a conflict between Circuit Courts of Appeal as to the constitutionality of extended GPS searches.