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Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Six journalists face felony charges for “rioting”… just for covering protests during President Donald Trump’s inauguration. The Guardian reports that means “up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted.” Let’s hope they and/or their bosses can spring for a serious defense attorney. While most of […]

Police Consider Recognizing Misogyny As a Hate Crime

Police Consider Recognizing Misogyny As a Hate Crime

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Police in England are considering categorizing misogyny as a hate crime. The Guardian reported that after the police force in the city of Nottingham categorized misogyny as a hate crime last July, they investigated more than 20 reports over a two month span. Complaints included street harassment and “unwanted […]

Police Tracking of Cellphones Could Violate Law

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The Baltimore City Police use of “stingray” cellphone technology has triggered a complaint with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the grounds that the technology interferes with 911 calls and is used in a way that discriminates against African-Americans. A coalition of civil rights groups including the Center […]

Trigger-Happy Cops In The USA – Police In Britain Fired Their Guns Just 7 Times Last Year

Trigger-Happy Cops In The USA – Police In Britain Fired Their Guns Just 7 Times Last Year

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Trigger happy cops in the United States could learn much from their British counterparts. Fatal shootings by police in the United States has become a major political issue in recent years, and official figures out of Great Britain paint a stark contrast with those coming out of the […]

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