Can You Carry a Gun to a Polling Place?As Trump riles up his supporters, a look at what constitutes illegal voter intimidation.
SCOTUS Above All ElseSen. John McCain’s recent comments reveal how the Republican Party’s Supreme Court strategy is backfiring.
Voter FraudIt would be literally insane to try to steal an election in the way Donald Trump is alleging.
Pennsylvania’s ShamePoorly trained police. Underpaid defense attorneys. No support for the wrongly convicted. How did the state’s criminal justice system fail so profoundly?
Extended SentenceThe formerly incarcerated are facing crippling prison debt when they get out, and it needs to stop.
The Real Donald TrumpRepublicans who tried to pretend for months his vile misogyny was just an act can no longer hide from the truth.
The Trial of Roy MooreCan Alabama finally move on from a decade of controversy brewed by one man’s hate?
“I Wanted to Dramatize the Racist Attitude of the Majority”An interview with 94-year-old Judge Damon Keith, author of the most important voting rights dissent in recent history.
Standing TallThe Sioux’s battle against a Dakota oil pipeline is a galvanizing social justice movement for Native Americans.
When Second Amendment Rights Need DefendingLiberals are failing immigrants, medical marijuana users, and the disabled on gun rights.
State-Sponsored ChristianityA federal appeals court just told religious minorities to stop being so whiny.
Worse Than TrumpThe GOP’s Merrick Garland blockade is more disastrous for democracy than anything Donald Trump will do after Election Day.
Are Trump’s Boasts About Sexual Assault a Legal Admission of Wrongdoing?Reprehensible, but not actionable.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was Never Really “Notorious RBG”Her attacks on Colin Kaepernick dispel that myth once and for all.
No Dreadlocks for YouWhy banning dreads at work isn’t racially discriminatory, even if it should be illegal.
Guns Are Killing St. LouisThe presidential debate is being held a few miles from America’s deadliest neighborhoods.
Alabama’s Failure of Moral TurpitudeIts felony disenfranchisement scheme is grossly unconstitutional and racially biased.
Massachusetts’ Drug ProblemTwin scandals have tainted as many as 42,000 state convictions. The only thing to do is to exonerate everyone.
Texas Prisons Banned My Book About Texas PrisonersThe Texas Department of Criminal Justice’s literary censorship policy is a national disgrace.
Voters Want Hillary Clinton to be the Grown-UpWhy she can’t stoop to Donald Trump’s level at the debates.
Parking While BlackThe courts are about to decide if police have another legal method for harassing black citizens.
Prosecuting Wells Fargo Executives Won’t Solve AnythingI know. I helped prosecute the executives at the center of Enron.
“Martyrs of the Struggle for Equality”A 94-year-old federal judge defends voting rights in a fiery, impassioned, historic dissent.