City must end the corrupt Police and Fire Pension Fund
jacksonville.com

He also played the dual and unusual role of negotiating benefits for the police and fire unions while acting as the plan's administrator, an outrageous conflict of interest that this community has accepted for years. Keane's excessive special pension …

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Inside the indigenous movement to protect India's commons
wagingnonviolence.org

The demonstration, which began on April 14 — the birthday of B.R. Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian constitution and an icon for many Indians, particularly Dalits — was opposing the construction of a dam across the Kanhar river in the Sonbhadra …

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Portsmouth's war of words over 'gag order'
www.seacoastonline.com

Connors filed suit against Police Commission Chairman John Golumb, former commissioner "Jerry" Howe, Chief Stephen DuBois and the city, claiming his constitutional right to speak freely about a matter of public interest was violated. He alleges that …

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Warrant to search phone did not allow opening folder unlikely to contain …
www.washingtonpost.com

The police later obtained a narrow warrant to search the cell phone and seize just two kinds of evidence. First, the warrant authorized the seizure of evidence showing that … First, opening the folder was not permitted by the warrant itself because …

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FBI Continues To Operate Spy-planes Without Warrants Despite Federal Rule Change
www.mintpressnews.com

The contradiction and violation of DoJ policy was obvious but somehow missed by the Associated Press (AP) reporter who covered both the new policy change as well as the FBI Director's misguided testimony as well as AP editors. Director Comey therefore …

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LA street vendors sue city, business group over seized carts
www.scpr.org

The vendors, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union and other legal groups, say the business district's private security and cleanup force works with police to confiscate and destroy their carts and merchandise. The lawsuit charges that …

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This 10-Year-Old Girl Is Taking on the US Constitution Because She Wants to Be …
mic.com

"No Person except a natural born Citizen, or a Citizen of the United States, at the time of the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the Office of President; neither shall any Person be eligible to that Office who shall not have attained …

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Walking While Black?
www.lawofficer.com

It seems that it is national news when a citizen violates the law walking down the middle of a street where a sidewalk exists while almost getting struck by a vehicle and local police officers make a decision to advise the citizen of the danger she was …

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Las Vegas Cops Pay Out After Unconstitutional Prostitution Stop
reason.com

As evidenced by Goodman's detention and arrest in February 2011, the imprecise nature of Vice's undercover activity results in a chaotic atmosphere that portends serious constitutional violations in cases where officers fail to appropriately assess the …

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