Justin Peters
Justin Peters

Justin Peters is a writer for Slate. He is working on a book about Aaron Swartz, copyright, and the rise of “free culture.” Email him at justintrevett@fastmail.fm.

Crime
Dec. 3 2013 3:42 PM$10,000 Reward in Stolen-Whiskey Case Won’t Actually Buy You Much Whiskey
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Dec. 2 2013 4:20 PMWhy Would Anyone Steal an Enormous Passenger Ferry?
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Nov. 27 2013 2:08 PMNo, This Woman Was Not Performing Satanic Rituals and Sexually Abusing Preschoolers
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Nov. 26 2013 4:07 PMHoliday Tip: Do Not Threaten to Kill Your Local Bartender
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Nov. 25 2013 3:04 PMThe FBI’s Files on Camus and Sartre Confirm the Utter Meaninglessness of It All
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Nov. 22 2013 3:20 PMYou’ve Never Seen a Public Safety Video Quite Like This. It’s Got Zombies.
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Nov. 21 2013 3:27 PMDumb Criminals Don’t Get Much Dumber Than This Bumbling Burglar
Future Tense
Nov. 20 2013 6:02 PMThe Death of Winamp Says a Lot About the Tech World’s Vicious Utilitarianism
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Nov. 20 2013 12:31 PMHow America’s Model Prison Became the Most Horrific Facility in the Federal System
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Nov. 18 2013 5:24 PMThe Forgotten, Non-Kool-Aid-Drinking Victims of the Jonestown Massacre
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Nov. 15 2013 2:30 PMA Texas Policeman Said He's Never Seen Anything This Dumb in 27 Years
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Nov. 14 2013 6:10 PMHow to Report on Unintentional Child Shooting Deaths
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Nov. 14 2013 9:30 AMFootball Coach Fails to Motivate His Team, Gets Arrested in the Process
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Nov. 13 2013 3:58 PMOhio Is Turning Capital Punishment Into a Ghastly Lab Experiment
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Nov. 8 2013 11:59 AMIf You Are a Wanted Fugitive, You Probably Shouldn’t Get Involved in Politics
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Dec. 3 2013 1:23 PMThe Presidential Candidate Who Shot and Killed a Girl When He Was 12
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Dec. 2 2013 2:23 PM"You've Got the Wrong Guy," Claim St. Louis Arrestees. Often, They're Telling the Truth.
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Nov. 27 2013 12:44 PMAnother Day, Another Murder Plot Foiled By an Accidental Butt-Dialing
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Nov. 26 2013 3:21 PMDid the Alleged Silk Road Kingpin Get Scammed Out of $650,000 by a Phony Hit Man?
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Nov. 25 2013 1:30 PMThe Best Tips and Tricks for Smuggling Drugs Into a Jail
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Nov. 22 2013 2:00 PMHow "Zero Tolerance" Policing Helped Bad Cops in Florida Create a Civil Rights Nightmare
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Nov. 21 2013 2:05 PMThe Texas Judge Who Lost His Mind over a Jury’s “Bizarre” Verdict
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Nov. 20 2013 3:59 PMWas George Zimmerman’s 911 Call a Clever Piece of Propaganda?
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Nov. 20 2013 9:00 AMWhy Are Shoplifters Flocking to This One Walmart in Denver?
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Nov. 18 2013 9:40 AMDon’t Believe the Hype about the “Flesh-Eating” Drug Krokodil
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Nov. 15 2013 1:18 PMI’m Pretty Sure This Anti-Arson Music Video Is the Strangest PSA Ever
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Nov. 14 2013 3:26 PMOn This Day in 1957, the FBI Finally Had to Admit That the Mafia Existed
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Nov. 13 2013 8:25 PMThe FBI Wants to Know If You’ve Seen This Hideously Ugly Chair
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Nov. 8 2013 4:49 PMThe Gun Training Class that Teaches Students to Keep Firearms Under the Bed, Loaded
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Nov. 7 2013 4:16 PMMeet the Uncompromising Ideologue Chairing Florida’s "Stand Your Ground" Hearings

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