Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence
June 11 2015 1:32 AMDying of ExcitementPolice often blame suspects’ deaths on “excited delirium.” Is that a diagnosis or a cover-up?
June 5 2015 12:40 PMA Second ChanceOne judge just exercised his power to expunge a conviction and help someone start a new life. 
June 2 2015 11:22 AMYour Socks Can No Longer Get You DeportedThe Supreme Court’s logical, humane decision.
May 28 2015 2:53 PMThe Brilliant Legal Strategy Behind the FIFA BustFIFA isn’t the culprit—it’s the victim.
May 27 2015 3:07 PMGeorgia JusticeThe Supreme Court will review a case of blatant racism by prosecutors. For once, there’s a paper trail.
May 22 2015 5:06 PMCircumcision ArmageddonThis poor kid.
May 20 2015 1:35 PMSupreme Court ShowbizThese new dramatizations miss the real drama.
May 18 2015 1:38 PMA Cruel CapAmtrak crash victims are unlikely to be compensated fairly for their losses. 
May 14 2015 3:54 AMAmerica’s Deadliest ProsecutorsThe last stubborn, bloodthirsty devotees of the death penalty.
May 8 2015 9:18 AMMe & Ruth & Sonia & AntoninWhat it’s really like to cover the Supreme Court.
May 7 2015 10:55 AMLife After ExonerationWhen an innocent person is finally set free, it’s no fairy tale.
April 28 2015 2:29 AMGive Me Liberty or Give Me EqualityThe most important questions to listen for as the Supreme Court considers gay marriage.
April 27 2015 12:19 PMNot All Must RiseMany of the people who will witness Supreme Court history paid a ton for the privilege.
April 24 2015 10:25 AMJustices’ Questions, AnsweredPreviously on Same-Sex Marriage Arguments at the Supreme Court
April 22 2015 5:09 PMPseudoscience in the Witness BoxThe FBI faked an entire field of forensic science.
June 8 2015 6:19 PMSCOTUS Tries to Stay Neutral on Jerusalem, Passports, and Foreign PolicyWhich means a great big win for presidential powers.
June 4 2015 11:52 AMGuilty Until Proven InnocentThe Supreme Court let a vicious Arizona law die, and conservative justices are furious.
June 1 2015 5:10 PMAre You Threatening Me?The Supreme Court wants to know what this vile Facebook poster was thinking.
May 28 2015 1:38 PMYou’re All OutA defense attorney uncovers a brazen scheme to manipulate evidence, and prosecutors and police finally get caught.
May 26 2015 6:21 PMOnly Voters Count?Conservatives ask the Supreme Court to restrict states’ rights and overturn precedent.
May 21 2015 3:38 PMStrikethrough (Fatality)The origins of online stalking of abortion providers.
May 18 2015 3:45 PMDon’t Answer That!San Francisco takes back a question that could have been disastrous for the mentally ill.
May 14 2015 9:03 AMWe Were Doing It Wrong: The Very First Political GabfestWatch Emily, John, and David review their inaugural Gabfest from 2005.
May 12 2015 5:44 PMBob McDonnell Tries, Tries AgainThe former Virginia governor, convicted on corruption charges, makes his case to an appeals court. The judges are skeptical. 
May 7 2015 3:50 PMThreats to LibertyConspiracy theorists worried about imaginary government oppression dismiss real government oppression.
May 6 2015 9:30 AMBernie Sanders, Gun NutHe supported the most reprehensible pro-gun legislation in recent memory.
April 27 2015 5:10 PMDear John LettersA taxonomy of gay marriage arguments aimed at Chief Justice John Roberts.
April 26 2015 7:34 PMThe Marriage MastermindHow Evan Wolfson transformed American society.
April 23 2015 11:52 AM“How Can You Represent Those People?”Hillary Clinton and other feminist lawyers are right to defend alleged rapists.
April 21 2015 5:16 PMThe Ferguson EffectChief Justice Roberts rules against police abuse at the Supreme Court. Maybe he finally gets it.

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