Law & Order

FBI Investigation Reveals Massive Baltimore Prison Corruption

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit An ongoing FBI investigation has revealed massive corruption at Maryland’s biggest prison, the East Correctional Institution in Westover (ECI). The discovery of an underground black market facilitated by corrections officers at ECI led to the indictment of 80 people earlier this month, including some prison guards. The defendants […]

MA Supreme Court Rules African-American Men May Have Just Cause to Run From the Police

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit   On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court got rid of the 2011 gun conviction involving Jimmy Warren. He was charged with having a firearm without a permit, but was arrested because he fled from the police when questioned. The court noted the differences between […]

You Can Now Legally Break Into A Car In California To Rescue Animals

You Can Now Legally Break Into A Car In California To Rescue Animals

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Gov. Brown signed a bill this weekend allowing people to rescue animals trapped in cars from the heat. The Los Angeles Times reports that California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a measure into law on Saturday that is “allowing Californians to break into vehicles to rescue animals if they […]

Mass. Supreme Court Says Black Men May Have Legitimate Reason To Flee Police

Mass. Supreme Court Says Black Men May Have Legitimate Reason To Flee Police

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Citing police data and an ACLU report, the Massachusetts high court stated that black men have a legitimate reason to flee police officers. WBUR, Boston’s NPR News Station, reports that “Black men who try to avoid an encounter with Boston police by fleeing may have a legitimate reason […]