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On the anniversary of the Magna Carta (800 years old today!) and the origins of 'habeas corpus' and how it relates to Black Lives Matter:

http://www.democracynow.org/2015/6/15/what_do_800_year_old_magna
The Magna Carta turns 800 years old today. Known as the "Great Charter," it is widely considered the foundation of parliamentary democracy, human rights and the supremacy of the law over the crown. As dignitaries including the queen of England and Prime Minister David Cameron commemorate the sealing of the historic text, we go to Lincoln Castle in England, where the finest originals of the Magna Carta and the charters of English liberty are kept ...
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It's not over yet - more bombshells lobbed by Edward Snowden.

What do you think  - is Snowden a Hero or a Traitor? 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/04/snowden-surveillance-expanding_n_7511428.html
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"After Tsarnaev is formally sentenced by Judge O’Toole in the near future, the defense’s major remedies are 1.) the direct appeal, and 2.) a post-conviction filing pursuant to habeas corpus."

http://cognoscenti.wbur.org/2015/05/18/tsarnaev-appeals-daniel-s-medwed
The convicted Boston Marathon bomber's options are extensive, says Daniel S. Medwed, but not endless.
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The embroidery work of the Magna Carta was led by Cornelia Parker to make a "portrait of our age" and will be displayed at the British Library in London.
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Pot is legal in Colorado - but you can still be fired for using it.

http://money.cnn.com/2015/06/15/news/companies/dish-employee-firing-marijuana-colorado-court/index.html
Colorado Supreme Court rules that quadriplegic with doctor's authorization to use marijuana can still be fired for violating company's drug policy.
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Have you ever seen a border control checkpoint 30-60 miles inside the border? Well it turns out that your rights when it comes to those checkpoints aren't what you think they are.
New Mexico’s highest court ruled Thursday that the state’s protections against search and seizure do not apply at international border checkpoints.

http://www.abqjournal.com/592517/news/some-protections-dont-apply-at-border.html
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An alliance of Asian American groups filed a federal complaint Friday against Harvard University, claiming that the school and other Ivy League institutions are using racial quotas to admit students other than high-scoring Asians.
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“It is clearly troubling that these documents suggest the FBI interprets its national security mandate as protecting private industry from political criticism” 

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/may/12/revealed-fbi-spied-keystone-xl-opponents
Internal agency documents reveal how FBI agents have been closely monitoring anti-Keystone activists in violation of Justice Department rules
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