1. He shall have the power

    There are about 83 vacant federal judgeships in the district and appellate courts.

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  2. Why are we fighting about restrooms?

    Segregation in the Jim Crow south provides some answers.

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  3. Striking black jurors

    How do prosecutors get away with striking prospective black jurors from the jury because of their race?

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  4. When the police refuse...

    Though not a panacea, police body cameras benefit both the public and the police.

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  5. The NFL's billion dollar secret

    What happens when a rich, powerful business invokes the power of a court to settle a dispute about fraud?

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  6. America's most lawless sheriff

    Sheriff Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona faces a civil contempt citation for disobeying a court order to stop policing tactics that amount to racial profiling of Latinos.

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  7. Mississippi Maelstrom

    The Mississippi law explicitly allows public officials and businesses to refuse to serve gay and transgender individuals.

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  8. Body worn cameras on cops - the fight continues

    Boston is an outlier because most major metropolitan police departments are deploying body-worn cameras, at least as a significant pilot program.

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  9. Racist election laws in America

    If you only have a state employee ID, a university-issued ID or a tribal identification card, then you can’t vote in Texas. The state’s voter ID law will disenfranchise 600,000 residents.

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  10. A zombie poll tax stalks Texas

    How and why, in 2016, has the poll tax returned?

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