On Friday a federal court hearing will tackle the issue of whether the National Security Agency (NSA) is violating the Fourth Amendment by copying and searching data that it collects ....
An attorney for the SHAKA Movement in Hawaii that has been trying to uphold a democratically voted moratorium on GMOs on the island of Maui reports that residents and activists have won.
Grand Jury Witness 40?s Claim That Michael Brown Charged "Like a Football Player" Falls Apart.
The Missouri grand jury that voted against indicting Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson considered thousands of pages of testimony and evidence. The documents have been publicly released and are available here to read.
s protests continue across the country over the police killing of Michael Brown, new questions are being raised about the grand jury that failed to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for shooting Brown.
TSG unmasks witness who spun fabricated tale.
A judge in Arizona has ruled that the state's public records law does not require the Tucson Police Department (TPD) to release records related to stingrays, or cell-site simulators.
The secret warrants ordered Facebook to turn over every scrap of information in the accounts of 381 people, including private photos and conversations. That trove of information was used to obtain indictments for
The conspiracy detailed in the indictment is a rather twisted tale of a sex-crazed judge, meth-using mother of four, treacherous friends, and corrupt cops.
Man can't challenge $280K tax bill he probably doesn't really owe, Pa. court says
State District Judge Albert Mitchell Jr. lost his bid for retention in the November election, but he may not have to leave the job. That's because Mitchell has applied to fill the vacancy that will be created Jan. 1 by his election loss.
There were concerns of special treatment but prosecutors insisted they simply lacked sufficient evidence. Now it appears there was video that clearly shows Longoria unable to complete sobriety tests. A fairly easy case for prosecution.
A federal lawsuit directly challenging the NSA's vast phone call database was heard by the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. The 3-judge panel seemed skeptical of the plaintiff's claims the database is unconstitutional.
The Beauty Shop had barely stopped smoldering in Ferguson, Missouri, when the Eric Garner grand jury decision came down on Staten Island -- no probable cause to indict one particular cop for something -- manslaughter?
The Lucas County commissioners plan to halt door-to-door dog license inspections until at least the end of the year.
Judge Napolitano said America Is Becoming 'Dangerously Close to a Police State'.
The National Security Agency should have an unlimited ability to collect digital information in the name of protecting the country against terrorism and other threats, an influential federal judge said. "I think privacy is actually overvalued,"
A judge in Kansas is being criticized for sentencing a 21-year-old man convicted of raping an 11-year-old girl in 2013 to three years probation and a suspended jail sentence.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles city attorney filed a lawsuit Tuesday to shut down a mobile phone application that arranges medical marijuana home deliveries.
Prosecutors are reconsidering a 50-year sentence for a convicted robber and drug dealer, after a judge suggested they call Attorney General Holder to ask him whether it was fair to "punish" a man for rejecting a plea deal and opting for trial.
One of America's most iconoclastic judges, Jed Rakoff, recently attacked rampant plea bargaining that leads many innocent people to plead guilty.
World War II vet's brave stance has captured global attention
Williams, a former justice of the peace, is accused of the fatal shooting of Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse in a parking lot near the courthouse. 2 months later, McLelland and his wife were gunned down
Federal prosecutors accused a former Georgia judge of planting drugs on a woman's car to discredit her after she accused him of propositioning her for sex. But Bryant Cochran's lawyer said his client is eager to clear his name
I have been thinking of what to say about the situation in Ferguson. As a Christian, as a black, as a woman that grew up middle-class between Detroit and Atlanta, I have many different experiences to form a perspective on the situation.
Indigenous and farming communities filed an official complaint with the International Criminal Court in the Hague regarding Chevron's refusal to fix environmental damage and contamination of Ecuador's Amazon rainforest.
Due process is a set of legal requirements that protect the individual against abuse by the state.
Court may soon legitimize government control of speech.
New York (AFP) - Banks Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Standard Bank and a unit of chemical producer BASF conspired to manipulate platinum and palladium prices, according to a US lawsuit filed this week.
"Any time I'm involved in an officer-involved shooting, be it a fatal one or non-fatal, it is always during my initial investigation listed as an assault on law enforcement," explained the St. Louis County Police Detective who inaugurated the i