September 8, 2015

No, Kim Davis is NOT like Rosa Parks

Legal experts are near-unanimous that Kim Davis — the Rowan County, Kentucky clerk who has been held in contempt of court and temporarily jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage across the country — is in the wrong. However, as she becomes a conservative hero for standing up to the federal… Read more »

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September 8, 2015

End Policing for Profit: Abolish Civil Asset Forfeiture

Civil asset forfeiture allows – and, in these times of severe budget cuts, even encourages – law enforcement to seize cash, cars, and other property from suspected law violators without even charging them with a crime. This must end now — please send an urgent message to Congress immediately.

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September 2, 2015

Freddie Gray Case to Move Forward

A Maryland state judge in Baltimore denied a motion to dismiss the charges against the six officers accused in Freddie Gray’s death, and also denied a motion to have Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby recuse herself. The defense had sought Mosby’s recusal because her husband, Nick Mosby, is a councilman in a Baltimore district that experienced… Read more »

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