Chicago: The ‘False Confession Capital’

Chicago: The ‘False Confession Capital’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit  The US’s third largest city has consistently been in the news lately for some of the worst violence the country has seen in recent decades. In an investigation led by CNN, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD), homicide levels have skyrocketed in the last five years, and […]

A Proposal To Reform Police Seizure Of Private Property

A Proposal To Reform Police Seizure Of Private Property

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A bill with bipartisan sponsorship aims to reform the questionable police practice of civil asset forfeiture that allows law enforcement to take cash and property from people without convicting them, or usually even charging them, of a crime. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R.-Wis.) introduced the “Deterring Undue Enforcement by […]

Judge Rules on Right for Sandy Hook Victims’ Families to Have Access to Gun Manufacturer’s Records

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit   By John Yannone In the long legal battle between victims’ families and Bushmaster, the manufacturer of the A-15 gun used by Adam Lanza to kill 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, a judge has ruled that the families can now […]