If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will
Sonia Sotomayor's appointment to the Supreme Court has just been approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee en banc. All the Democrats (Herb Kohl, Dianne Feinstein, Russell Feingold, Chuck Schumer, Benjamin Cardin, Dick Durbin, Al Franken, Sheldon Whitehouse, Amy Klobuchar, Ed Kaufman, Arlen Specter ... More >>
Yesterday Al Franken reminisced with Sonia Sotomayor about Perry Mason. Today Arlen Specter asks if she'd like TV cameras in the Supreme Court. Sotomayor tells John Cornyn she won't use foreign law to interpret the constitution. Tom Coburn asks her if she's worried that gun control would take t ... More >>
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Countries abusing their prisoners say they are following America's practices
The Supreme Court ordered him to treat detainees as "civilized peoples" do. He refuses.
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New Military Commissions Act gives president more power than ever
What the 'Dirty Bomber' ruling means for you
U.S. Senate proves as disdainful of the Constitution as George W. Bush. Be forewarned.
Jose Padilla indicted at last
Congress dozes while detainees are sent to other countries to be tortured
FBI's translation scandal heats up; more whistle-blowers emerge
Getting bucks from different heads of the music-biz hydra
Nearing high noon, Cheney takes his tough-guy shtick to the hustings
Bush's lawyers conclude the torture of prisoners is justified in war on terrorism
'Look at the Justice System From a Black Perspective'
Hawaii Is the First State to Defy Ashcroft
Homos Get the Glad Hand, Phobes Get the Power
Why the "Dirty Bomber" case threatens everyone's rights
A New Federal Law Could Spoil Your Summer Fun
Senator Schumer Pushes to Make Covert Surveillance Easier
Where's the Press?
Ominous Sequel to USA Patriot Act
Volunteer Spying Corps Dismissed
The Return of the Thought Police
'Citizens Will Not Become Informants'
Dont Brood and Despair. Organize!
Giving the FBI a Blank Warrant
'Why Should We Care? It's Only the Constitution'
Campaign Files Fuel Left-Wing Opposition
The Return of J. Edgar Hoover