In Defense of Religious LibertyAnti-gay bills and the Hobby Lobby case have given religious rights a bad name. But they’re still important to fight for.
“Procedures Involving Gravely Immoral Practices”What the religious right really thinks of birth control.
Guilt by AssociationSenate blocks Obama’s pick to head the civil rights division because he’s fought for civil rights.
The Definitive Case for Ending Solitary ConfinementThe practice is impractical as well as immoral. It harms prisoners, costs too much, and leads to more crime.
“You Got to Come Up With That Money or You Are Going to Jail”How privatizing probation hurts the poor.
God vs. the GovernmentThe Little Sisters case is not about a form. It’s about who gets to decide what the form means.
How Much Does Doyle Paroline Owe?He possessed two pornographic pictures of 8-year-old “Amy.” Should he pay her $3.4 million in restitution? Or $0?
Learning From the FBI Media BurglarsSome law-breaking benefits society enough that it shouldn’t be punished.
The Big, Bad FreezeThe Supreme Court just made it easier for the government to take your assets before you even go to trial.
The Supreme Court’s Conservatives Had a Chance to Gut Class-Action Lawsuits Forever. Why Didn’t They Take It?
Uncivil Damages American victims of Palestinian terrorism are suing a Chinese bank. Israel is trying to stop them.
The Accidental FeministFifty years ago a Southern segregationist made sure the Civil Rights Act would protect women. No joke.
Stephen Glass Should Be a LawyerThe California Supreme Court’s cruel, self-righteous decision to reject the disgraced journalist’s bar application.
The Right to Vote: A State RightA state court understands that state constitutions provide the real protection for the right to vote.
Same-sex marriage bans: A form of sex discriminationCourts need to call gay marriage bans what they are.