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Roy Moore Is Constitutionally Illiterate

Asked about allegations Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore dated and engaged in appropriate conduct with teenage girls several decades ago, Alabama state senator Dick Brewbaker commented “I do not buy the idea that suddenly because it’s now the U.S. Senate, she felt like s...

Supreme Court Judge Resigns

South Sudan Supreme Court judge has resigned citing lack of judicial independence in Africa's youngest nation. In a letter sent to President Salva Kiir on November 14 2017, a copy of which Daily Monitor has seen, Justice Kukurlopita Marino Pitia said he was resigning Tuesday due...

Mugabe urged to stop harassment of journalists

CIVIL society groups concerned with Zimbabwe’s shrinking media space have urged President Robert Mugabe’s government to establish an independent commission to investigate the continued harassment of journalists in the country. In a statement yesterday, Human Rights Watch, th...

S.Sudan Supreme Court judge resigns, cites lack of judicial

South Sudan Supreme Court judge has resigned citing lack of judicial independence in Africa’s youngest nation.In a letter sent to President Salva Kiir on November 14 2017, a copy of which Daily Monitor has seen, Justice Kukurlopita Marino Pitia said he was resigning Tuesday due...

Editorial: Legislative leaders want to put justice up for sale ::

You must enter the characters with black color that stand out from the other characters Message: * A friend wanted you to see this item from WRAL.com: http://wr.al/19SJz CBC Editorial: Friday, ...

Roy Moore Isn't Just Defiant. He's Dangerous.

Roy Moore is more extreme than you think -- and his candidacy for a U.S. Senate seat is not a joke, but a serious threat to the Constitution and the rule of law. The shenanigans that got Moore th...

A short history of Roy Moore’s controversial interpretations of the Bible

Roy Moore’s reading of the Bible has long informed the way the former chief justice of Alabama interpreted the law, and it promises to continue to do so now that he has won the Alabama Republ...

What Alabama's GOP Senate Frontrunner Told Me Should Scare The Daylights Out Of You

I’ve had the opportunity twice over the past several years to interview the current Alabama GOP Senate frontrunner Roy Moore at length and flesh out some of his, um, ideas. And let me tell you:...

Ted Cruz, Sex Toys, and the Constitution

Gage Skidmore / Flickr.comIn 2007 Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz urged the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit to reject a constitutional challenge to the state's ban on the sale of sex t...

Donald Trump's Lawyer Just Flat-Out Lied About Pardons

Donald Trump's ability to go pardon himself has become a lava-hot topic this weekend following Trump's tweet asserting “complete pardon power,” a power which new White House Communications Di...

Can Trump stop Mueller?

Washington (CNN) Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel to lead the Russia probe in May caught President Donald Trump by surprise. He was given no heads up and, according to The New Yor...

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