The Courts

Jimmy Carter – Campaign Finance Is ‘Legalized Bribery’

Jimmy Carter – Campaign Finance Is ‘Legalized Bribery’

Jimmy Carter blasts campaign finance ruling as creating legalized bribery. Former president Jimmy Carter blasted the controversial Citizens United ruling during a Wednesday interview with BBC Radio. Speaking to John Humphrys of BBC Radio 4’s Today program, Carter related that the way politics is being funded amounts to “legal bribery.”  Speaking in the wake of […]

Court Rules That Members Of Bush Administration Can Be Sued For Crimes During War On Terror

Court Rules That Members Of Bush Administration Can Be Sued For Crimes During War On Terror

Members of the Bush Administration can finally be held accountable for their crimes committed in the name of the war on terror. Years ago, the case of Turkmen Vs. Ashcroft set the precedent that the Bush administration could be held accountable for the actions that it took to harm innocent people during the war on […]

Think Institutional Racism Isn’t Real? Watch This! (Video)

Think Institutional Racism Isn’t Real? Watch This! (Video)

“Whites Smoke Pot, but Blacks Are Arrested:” Data Analysis Casts the War on Drugs in a Whole New Light1 “Institutional Racism” is defined as “racism perpetrated by government entities such as schools, the courts or the military. Unlike the racism perpetrated by individuals, institutional racism has the power to negatively affect the bulk of people […]

Kentucky Clerk Jailed On Contempt Charges

Kentucky Clerk Jailed On Contempt Charges

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has been taken into custody and jailed after being summoned to federal court on contempt charges stemming from her refusal to issue any marriage licenses in the wake of the recent Supreme Court ruling making marriage equality the law of the land. The controversy came to a head on Monday […]

Breaking: Federal Judge Summons Kentucky Clerk And Her Staff – VIDEO

Breaking: Federal Judge Summons Kentucky Clerk And Her Staff – VIDEO

UPDATE, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015: NBC News reports that Davis was found to be in contempt of court Thursdays morning. District Court Judge David Bunning has said Davis is bound by an oath of office to perform her duties under the law, and ordered that she be jailed until she complied with his order to […]

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