Equal Protection

Federal Judges Block Republican Redistricting Efforts In Wisconsin

Federal Judges Block Republican Redistricting Efforts In Wisconsin

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Extreme gerrymandering of a redistricting map drawn out by the Republican-dominated State Legislature of Wisconsin has been struck down in Federal court. The New York Times reports that the latest redistricting map of Wisconsin has been declared unconstitutional by a three judge panel in the United States District […]

Bail Or Jail Is Coming To An End If The Department Of Justice Prevails – Video

Bail Or Jail Is Coming To An End If The Department Of Justice Prevails – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The Justice Department says that holding the poor in jail because they cannot afford bail is unconstitutional. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals last week asserting that holding defendants in jail just because they cannot afford bail […]