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SF Pride is not exempt from city's new “nudity ban” (told you so)
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When I am on the road – I am SURROUNDED by people illegally yammering or texting on their cellphones and I don't see cops rushing to do anything about it. …. Sweetie. Nudity bans rest on the belief that the human body is evil, corrupt, and so on.

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Listen to Black Agenda Radio on the Progressive Radio Network, with Glen Ford …
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Every year, New York City cops violate hundreds of thousands of Black and brown people's fundamental constitutional rights, stopping and frisking them for “being likely to commit crimes, rather than having actually committed a crime,” said Vince Warren …

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Court challenge begins to NYC police stops; most are of black or Hispanic …
www.brandonsun.com

Lawyer Darius Charney of the Center for constitutional Rights which filed the suit in 2008 on behalf of four New Yorkers, called many of the stops a "frightening and degrading experience" that violates the civil rights of many residents. The class …

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Cops Who Killed Kimani Gray Sued for Stop-and-Frisk Practices
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Officer Jovaniel Cordova and Sergeant Mourad Mourad were sued multiple times for civil rights violations. By Natelege Whaley. Posted: 03/19/2013 12:13 PM EDT. Filed Under Civil Rights, NYPD, Racism, Kimani Gray, National News, stop and frisk …

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4-year-old dies at Gastonia day care
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GASTONIA (AP) — Police say a 4-year-old Gastonia boy has died after collapsing at a local day care. Paramedics and police were … Commenters are solely responsible for what they post and can be held responsible for violations of the law. Please …

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Louisiana Fund Says Wynn Macau Gift Potentially Illegal
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The investors don't allege that Wynn Resorts directors broke U.S. anti-bribery law, only that they knew or should have known the donation might violate the law. They try to … The case is Louisiana Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System v. Wynn …

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The End of China's Extra-Legal Gulag?
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Yet despite its well-known faults, liaojiao has proven extremely difficult to fix, let alone eliminate. Reform has been on the party's legal-reform agenda for nearly five years, and legislative proposals to replace it are even older. But police and …

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Calm before the swarm: domestic drones are here, but the law's still catching up
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… law largely isn't up to the task," says Ryan Calo, a professor of law at the University of Washington. Calo points to cases like Florida vs Riley, where police used a helicopter to see into a greenhouse through missing panels on a roof, spotted …

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Pulse of The People: Gun law will turn police into criminals
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But police must also consider civil rights liability if they choose to enforce an unconstitutional law. Those of us who are or have been in law enforcement know we can be sued in federal court under 42 USC 1983 if we violate a citizen's Constitutional …

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