The Doomed Sandy Hook LawsuitA sweeping federal gun law could prevent the parents of the school shooting’s victims from ever getting justice.
Grand Juries Should Be AbolishedThe secrecy, lack of oversight, and disregard for the rules of evidence do not serve justice.
The Justice Department’s Next MoveDarren Wilson is a small fish. DOJ should go after the whole pond.
The Independent Grand Jury That Wasn’tThe Ferguson prosecutor’s bizarre, self-justifying press conference revealed his own influence.
The University of Virginia Finally Confronts Its Rape ProblemThe confidential sexual assault investigation system has failed.
Sacrifices to the Second AmendmentAccording to the NRA’s logic, the first victims of a mass shooting are merely an alarm for others to respond.
The High Court Takes Center StageThe biggest year in the Supreme Court’s modern history will shape the 2016 election.
The Supreme Court’s Gerrymandering ConundrumDid Alabama legislators redraw district lines to hurt Democrats or to disenfranchise black voters?
An Unexpected Triumph for JusticeConservatives spent millions this election cycle trying to unseat progressive judges—and they lost every time.
Lousy JudgmentThis year’s scary election ads will destroy any lingering confidence in the judicial branch.
Search PartyA 30-year-old loophole increasingly gives police officers a pass when they violate the Fourth Amendment.
The Supreme Court Ignores the Lessons of FergusonAs the rest of the country worries about police overreach, the justices give cops yet more latitude.
Devil’s AdvocatesThanks to conservative Supreme Court rulings, the government must support the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster and the Satanic Temple.
Fairness in FergusonThe grand jury system is corrupt, and the Darren Wilson case shows how to fix it.
Why Is Justin Wolfe Still in Prison?His murder conviction was vacated three years ago, but Virginia won’t set him free.
Obamacare Is Doomed! Everybody Panic!Not so fast, progressives. It’s far from a sure thing that the Supreme Court will destroy the Affordable Care Act.
Even Crazier in AlabamaVoters just passed a constitutional amendment that would overrule the Supreme Court.
Disagree in Good Faith?Sonia Sotomayor pushes other Supreme Court justices past their comfort zones.