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Proposed Texas law would make it a misdemeanor to photograph police from within 25 feet. What do you think? http://ow.ly/KNPEF
A bill proposal by a Texas state Republican that would create a police buffer zone -- restricting how close individuals can stand near officers -- is being fiercely criticized by various groups claiming the legislation violates the First Amendment and prevents citizens from holding police accountable.
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A look at some of the strangest laws still on the books in states around the country. http://ow.ly/Kj5wR
This iconic (read: horrifying) scene in last...
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Defying critics in Congress, marijuana has been made legal in Washington D.C. http://ow.ly/JHxLB
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser defied congressional Republicans and implemented D.C.'s new local law allowing its residents to smoke marijuana. In implementing the new pot laws Thursday, Bowser has...
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With drone surveillance becoming more prevalent, how should states handle regulating their use? http://ow.ly/J0Jfm
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Does the Waze app put police officers' lives at risk? What do you think? http://ow.ly/Ibou4
Some law enforcement officials want to put the brakes on a feature of the popular navigation app
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Dominican will be hosting a presentation on restorative justice practices and youth incarceration on January 28th http://ow.ly/HkBvu
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400,000 adopted Ohioans will now have access to their original birth certificates with the passage of a new law. http://ow.ly/KAqvT
Thousands of Ohio adoptees are hoping to learn more about their history, including family medical information, thanks to a law granting them access to their adoption files and birth certificates. Individuals adopted between January 1, 1964, and September 18, 1996, began requesting the...
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A breakdown of this week's SCOTUS activity, particularly the fight over the Affordable Care Act http://ow.ly/K1Q8W
Wednesday’s oral arguments in King v. Burwell, the challenge to the availability of tax subsidies for individuals who purchase their health insurance on a marketplace created by the federal government, continue to dominate coverage of and commentary on the Court.  In The Wall Street Journal, Loui
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Federal judge challenges the President's executive action on immigration amnesty. http://ow.ly/Jdsqp
A federal judge late Monday halted President Obama’s deportation amnesty, ruling he overstepped his powers in trying to grant legal status and “benefits and privileges” to millions of illegal immigrants, in a stunning decision that chides the president and throws the White House’s plans into disarray just a day before applications were to be accepted.
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State, county, and federal law clashes over Alabama same-sex marriage ruling http://nyti.ms/1CeMFDX
Gay rights advocates asked a federal court to order Mobile to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Most counties were refusing to do so.
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Legal experts concerned about biased jurors infiltrating Aurora, CO shooter trial http://ow.ly/HMrQE
Trial experts say the Colorado theater shooting case is ripe for a stealth juror with an agenda to sneak onto the jury. “They do it even more so in really high-profile cases,” said jury expert Robert Hirschhorn, whose résumé includes the criminal trials of Terry Nichols, William Kennedy Smith and Robert Durst. In the Colorado case, James Holmes has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to one of the worst mass murders in American history.
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French authorities are using a new surveillance law in their hunt for the Charlie Hebdo attackers http://ow.ly/H1sXk
As the manhunt continues for two brothers suspected in an attack against French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, French authorities have a powerful weapon in their arsenal: a broad new surveillance law.
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Dominican University’s Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies (BLS) is a fully-accredited, fully-online degree program for working adults. Earn a flexible and convenient degree from an institution that has been fighting for social justice for over a century.