Reducing the number of citations and arrest warrants will tend to increase, not decrease, the proportion African Americans make up of persons cited and arrested.
Contract in the United States has been traditionally understood as the rights and responsibilities parties willingly take on to advance each one’s best interests.
Scalia himself would have unquestionably upheld the president’s constitutional authority to name his successor.
Increasing the Court’s diversity would be an intrinsically good decision.
Asian Pacific Americans are the fastest growing population of color in the country, with a voting electorate expected to double in the next 25 years.
Not a single one of the past 12 successful nominees to the high court, whether nominated by a Republican president or a Democratic president, faced a wait of more than 100 days.
The U.S. Senate should not roll over for Obama’s choice.
The United States has actually prosecuted enemy combatants for the war crime of waterboarding American soldiers.
Corrections reform needs to begin by acknowledging that an individual’s humanity is not diminished by incarceration.
It is a long-standing canon of our common law system that there is a presumption in favor of requiring criminal intent.