Sunday, March 24, 2019

ACLU calls for investigation into police detaining ex-Marine moving into his home

After a police officer held a Marine veteran at gunpoint and handcuffed him while moving into his own house, the Kansas chapter...

One mass shooting and New Zealand’s prime minister bans assault rifles

"We are announcing action today on behalf of all New Zealanders to strengthen our gun laws and make our country a safer place."

Jury finds Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer contributed to man’s cancer

“Although the evidence that Roundup causes cancer is quite equivocal, there is strong evidence from which a jury could conclude that Monsanto does not particularly care whether its product is in fact giving people cancer..."

Miami cop found not guilty for negligence after shooting unarmed man

“The difficulties posed by this case are clearly represented by the jury’s inability to come to a verdict on three of the four charged offenses.”

Rep. Maxine Waters calls for firing of Wells Fargo CEO

“Tim Sloan should be getting a pink slip, not a $18.4 million payday.”

Judge in second Roundup cancer trial worked for firm that defended Monsanto

This week’s closing arguments followed a recent favorable ruling for the plaintiff – this despite new revelations about Chhabria’s past ties to Monsanto.

Documents reveal ICE using driver location data from local police for deportations

Over 80 local law enforcement agencies, from over a dozen states, have agreed to share license plate location information with ICE.
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Cheating, bribes & lies: DOJ charges dozens of rich parents & coaches in college...

Prosecutors have charged 33 parents, including Hollywood stars Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin.
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Glenn Greenwald: Chelsea Manning’s refusal to testify against WikiLeaks will help save Press Freedom

"We all owe our immense gratitude to Chelsea Manning for everything she’s done over the last decade, but even more so now."

Blackwater founder admits to secret Trump meeting and possibly lied to Congress

“Sure looks like Erik Prince committed perjury.”