Virginia Class Action Lawsuit Calls Driver’s License Suspensions Unconstitutional

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Following the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and the subsequent Justice Department investigation, it was revealed that Missouri police departments had attempted to raise revenue by imposing petty fines and court costs on the state’s poorest citizens. Schemes such as these have been surfacing all around […]

Judicial Bias

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Justice Anthony Kennedy hit the nail on the head with a ten-pound gavel on Thursday of last week. Writing for the majority opinion in Williams v. Pennsylvania, Kennedy said that “Bias is easy to attribute to others and difficult to discern in oneself.” Perhaps this is why it […]

Kansas Governor Brownback Rethinks Juvenile Offenders

Kansas Governor Brownback Rethinks Juvenile Offenders

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The highly punitive nature of our criminal justice system poses concrete policy challenges in the form of prison overcrowding and underfunding. The lack of space and resources to accommodate the ever-growing inmate population also sheds light on a slew of ethical considerations. Most concerning, perhaps, is evidence suggesting […]