Sex and Hate in the Mountain StateThe West Virginia Supreme Court debates whether an anti-gay hate crime is really a hate crime.
Democrats, Listen to the Resistance. Legalize Weed.The Trump administration wants to crack down on pot—but the American people overwhelmingly support marijuana legalization. Why aren’t Democrats leading the fight?
The Second Amendment vs. the Fourth AmendmentDoes exercising your right to carry a gun diminish your other constitutional protections?
The XX Factor
Federal Judge Rules Arizona’s Diaper Changing Child Molestation Law Is Unconstitutional
America Could Look Like North Carolina by 2020. Yikes.Republicans in the Tar Heel State are attacking the courts, the environment, voting rights, protesters, and immigrants. They’re giving us a glimpse of America under four years of Trump.
The Empty WaistbandIn a biting dissent, Justice Sotomayor takes aim at the lie that lets police officers shoot unarmed men with impunity.
Remember When American Airlines Called the Police to Force NAACP’s Rev. William Barber Off a Plane?
Judge Curiel, Whose “Mexican Heritage” Trump Maligned, Will Oversee Deported Dreamer Case
New Justice on the BlockGorsuch’s first-day performance was self-assured—and slightly irritating to his colleagues.
Meet the Puppy-Hating, Lincoln-Bashing Legislators Trying to Reverse Marriage Equality in North Carolina
Nebraska Supreme Court: Ban on Gay Foster Parents Is Indistinguishable From a “Whites Only” Sign
There Will Never Be a “Mainstream” Supreme Court JusticeThe nuclear option won’t change that.