Law

UC Davis Pepper Spray Photograph by Louise Macabitas

Sometimes, When “All the Facts are In,” It’s Worse: The UC-Davis Pepper-Spray Report

You know how every time somebody in law enforcement does something that looks bad, we’re told that we should “wait until the facts are in” before passing judgment?

July 2, 2013We are now Legally Married. Thanks for all your great wishes. Jb and Scott

John Barrowman marries partner of 20 years, Scott Gill, in California today

Torchwood star John Barrowman announced the couple’s plans via a clip posted on WhoSay earlier today.

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Concern Mounts For Occupy Oaklander Still In Police Custody

Occupy Oakland concerned over condition of arrested occupier Khali (Marcel Johnson), in police custody since OPD raid at Oscar Grant Plaza Dec. 16, 2011


Cameraman trapped by NYPD at Occupy Wall Street day of action - A small section of protesters attempted to remove barriers from the edge of the park just after noon today. NYPD response was swift and heavy, including to any media in their way. ©2011 Adrian Kinloch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

NYCLU, Major Media Organizations Criticize NYPD’s Mistreatment of Press during Zuccotti Eviction

In a letter sent today to Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly, the New York Civil Liberties Union objected to the Police Department’s mistreatment of journalists covering Occupy Wall Street protests.

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Righthaven Case Ends in Victory for Fair Use

Newspaper Publisher Caves at Last, Agrees Excerpts of Articles Do Not Infringe Copyright

Lawyer Objects To “Large Breasted Woman” In Courtroom

A Chicago lawyer is under fire after complaining that a“large breasted woman” seated at the opposing counsel’s table should be moved as to not distract the jury.