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Student group sues after members arrested for handing out copies of Constitution

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  Campus Culture, Education, Federal government, First Amendment, Judiciary, Michigan, National, News  /  No Comments

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Free speech policies at Kellogg Community College prevent students from handing out pocket Constitutions in advantageous areas of campus.

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Complaint of Milwaukee County legal corruption referred to attorney general, litigant says

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Accountability, Criminal Justice, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“This is clear-cut misconduct in public office and bribery,” he said.

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Retired judges’ recusal proposal again tries to silence speech

By   /  January 12, 2017  /  First Amendment, Free Speech, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The petition imposes a “tremendous burden on speech” for judges and those who support them in Wisconsin’s judicial elections, Esenberg said.

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High court hears arguments on whether UT can bury investigation

By   /  January 11, 2017  /  Accountability, Education, Judiciary, News, Open Records, State Government, Texas  /  No Comments

There was no “you can’t handle the truth” moment, but there should have been, as UT’s case comes down to a similar premise: surely somebody gets to decide Hall can’t handle the truth.

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Joe Doe lawsuit seeks to answer whether prosecutors have boundless immunity

By   /  January 6, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, First Amendment, Free Speech, Judiciary, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Under the prosecutor’s theory, you can rape, pillage and loot because you have judicial supervision,” Rivkin said

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Litigant in messy legal battle alleges corruption in Milwaukee County court

By   /  January 5, 2017  /  Accountability, Criminal Justice, Judiciary, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“This is clear-cut misconduct in public office and bribery.” Mamalakis said.

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