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'Game-Changer': Biden DOJ Applauded for Suing Texas Over New Abortion Ban

"Thank you, President Biden and the Department of Justice, for joining this fight with us to protect Texans from this dangerous, unjust, and unconstitutional law."

Jessica Corbett ·


House Dems Urge DOJ to Prosecute 'Vigilantes' Enforcing 'Insidious' Anti-Choice Law in Texas

"As Justice Sotomayor wrote... 'it cannot be the case that a state can evade federal judicial scrutiny by outsourcing the enforcement of unconstitutional laws to its citizenry.'"

Brett Wilkins ·


How to Successfully Combat White Supremacist Violence? Avoid Flawed Post-9/11 Counterterrorism Tactics

Attempts to expand government powers and to predict violence based on beliefs remain ineffective.

Michael German ·


'Catastrophic Injustice': Judge OKs Purdue Pharma Bankruptcy Plan Shielding Sacklers

"The greed of some Sacklers fueled an opioid epidemic that has killed more than 500,000 Americans," said Rick Claypool of Public Citizen.

Jessica Corbett ·


75 Groups Ask DOJ to Oppose 'Racist' Anti-Protest Laws

"We have seen time and time again that where racial justice protests flourish, anti-protest laws follow. And we know that police and prosecutors don't need more tools or power to abuse our constitutional rights."

Brett Wilkins ·


Democrats Pressure US Justice Department to Stop Seeking Death Penalty

"The momentum behind abolishing the death penalty is growing and Attorney General Garland must act."

Jessica Corbett ·


ACLU Sues Over 'Illegal and Inhumane' Migrant Transportation Order in Texas

"Gov. Abbott's executive order is blatantly unconstitutional and threatens to turn Texas into a 'show me your papers' state."

Jessica Corbett ·


Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Sentenced to 45 Months in Prison 'For Exposing US War Crimes'

"His crime was telling this truth: 90% of those killed by U.S. drones are bystanders, not the intended targets," said Edward Snowden. "He should have been given a medal."

Kenny Stancil ·


Progressives Demand Probe After Revelations About FBI Investigation of Kavanaugh

"Survivors deserve justice, and the country deserves to know the full truth of this situation, as well as the lengths the Trump administration was willing to go to cover up the truth."

Jessica Corbett ·


The Strange Case of Attorney General Merrick Garland

In his brief time in office, he has acted like a partisan Republican. Why?

Mike Lofgren ·

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