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You can't block love. You can't block love, but Scott Walker and his band of Not So Merry Men are sure trying to. After Federal Judge Barbara Crabb declared Wisconsin's ban on same sex marriage ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 04:02 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
Buying elections seems legal now Big Money and Dark Money groups are now going to literally be able to buy elections in ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 03:53 PM PST with 35 Recommends
Why is the WI GOP playing dangerous discovery games in the lawsuit over the party's secretly, lopsidedly, gerrymandered redistricting plan for Wisconsin?
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jan 04, 2012 at 06:23 PM PST with 31 Recommends
Please visit my blog, where this is cross-posted, and have a look at the actual media pass .
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 03:16 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Bushmaster Firearms doesn't like to be sued. That's the bottom line. But dismissing it was not the first move for Bushmaster and the Remington Outdoor Company, its colleague in the lawsuit filed on ...
by TRPChicago
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 02:35 PM PST with 26 Recommends
On one day this month, judges in two federal courts proved that there is still life in the federal judiciary after seven years of Bush/Cheney court packing.
by dlindorff
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2007 at 05:08 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
I am not a lawyer, but I read The Fogbow (h/t to SueBD To the delight or consternation of birthers, anti-birthers, and Obots everywhere, Obama's legal team of Samuel Begley (Mississippi Lawyer) and ...
by Tomtech
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 05:04 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I know all the buzz tonight is about "Obama vs. McCain II, This Time It's In Tennessee" , but I thought you'd like to know that Bush has just lost his 3rd Gitmo case in a row.
by VA Classical Liberal
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Oct 07, 2008 at 03:02 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday morning issued a stunning ruling : that the United ...
by Daphne Eviatar Human Rights 1st
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon May 24, 2010 at 01:34 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
It's not an everyday occurrence for the Obama Administration to lose a political battle to progressives, but that's exactly what happened when the Obama Administration dropped its appeal of a ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 05:53 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Attorneys from the Seattle law firm Keller/Rohrback have agreed to represent protesters who have been banned from state property by the Washington State Patrol during demonstrations at the state ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Dec 06, 2011 at 08:05 AM PST with 15 Recommends
By Denny LeBoeuf, Attorney, ACLU National Security Project The New York Times reports that the Obama ...
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 20, 2011 at 09:21 AM PST with 15 Recommends
The people of Galveston are tough! We get hit by Hurricane Ike. It really knocked us down, but only for a second! We got up. Dusted ourselves off. And got to work. This whole past year has ...
by Deja Vu
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Sep 16, 2009 at 03:55 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
By John Wilkes from Eyesonobama.com: Obama's choice to fill the Supreme Court seat being vacated by retiring Justive David ...
by eyesonobama
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed May 27, 2009 at 12:43 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
He attended an all-expenses paid junket to a conference in August 2008 sponsored by a Libertarian think tank funded by the Koch brothers. This Conference had the all-too-delicious acronymn of -- ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Jun 07, 2013 at 09:37 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
A Federal Judge Has Ruled that Florida's Death Penalty is unconstitutional. He made this ruling in a "Murder For Hire" case in Miami. U.S. District Judge Jose E. Martinez ordered that a man ...
by Trial Lawyer Richard
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Jun 23, 2011 at 08:18 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
By Jennifer Turner, Human Rights Researcher, ACLU Human Rights Program It seemed to be business as usual Wednesday, as we filed into the courtroom at Guant´┐Żnamo Bay for ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 11:13 AM PST with 11 Recommends
As the government continues to ...
by Daphne Eviatar Human Rights 1st
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon May 03, 2010 at 10:14 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
This diary is part of a tutorial series breaking down my lay person's approach to reading judicial opinions. We are reading the first federal court review of the New York Secure Ammunition and ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jan 14, 2014 at 11:18 AM PST with 7 Recommends
As the trial of a former Guantanamo detainee proceeded peacefully in a New York courtroom today, U.S.
by Daphne Eviatar Human Rights 1st
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Oct 15, 2010 at 08:27 AM PDT with 6 Recommends