The Courts

Unlawful Nuclear Power Plant Is Before Vermont Supreme Court

Unlawful Nuclear Power Plant Is Before Vermont Supreme Court

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit By William Boardman [email protected] For the better part of a year, Vermont’s only nuclear power plant, owned by the Entergy Corporation of Louisiana, has operated unlawfully, without the necessary “certificate of public good” it needs from the state’s Public Service Board (PSB). On December 4, the New England […]

Outdated CA Law Says Raping An Unmarried Woman Is Not Rape

Outdated CA Law Says Raping An Unmarried Woman Is Not Rape

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Rape is rape, right? Evidently not, according to an existing 19th century barbaric law in California. A Los Angeles appeals court argued that the measure, penned in 1872, does not protect single women against rape as it does for married women. California appellate judges pushed legislators to update […]

Sen. Graham: Supreme Court should not rule on marriage equality

Sen. Graham: Supreme Court should not rule on marriage equality

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Republican Sen. Graham is pushing the idea now that it is inappropriate for the U.S. Supreme Court to rule on cases regarding marriage equality, specifically same-sex marriages. In an interview conducted by Piers Morgan with Republican Senators Graham, McCain and Independent Lieberman, Morgan asked  if America could “really […]

Justice Scalia: homosexuality is similar to bestiality

Justice Scalia: homosexuality is similar to bestiality

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was confronted by a student Monday over his prior claims that homosexuality is similar to bestiality. Speaking at Princeton University, a gay student questioned the conservative justice about a 2003 dissenting decision written by Scalia in support of anti-sodomy laws. The student, […]