Plus: NYPD cop who texted union rep as Akai Gurley lay dying, ACLU finds lack of due process at immigration hearings, and a better way to investigate abusive cops
Plus: Illinois may gut open-records law, GOP blocks militarization reform, how unions help keep bad cops on the job.
Plus: SCOTUS to separate online threats from online speech, another ritual sex abuse case unravels, 'shrooms could help treat depression.
Plus: Marissa Alexander accepts plea bargain, feds propose new forfeiture policies, cell phone rights for protesters
Plus: Grand juries treat cops much differently than everyone else, D.C. abandons police militarization concerns, the problem with asking higher ed institutions to adjudicate rape accusations.
Plus: A surge in federal undercover operations, a terrible federal sex trafficking bill, and more corrupt drug cops.
Plus: D.C. votes to reform forfeiture laws, newspaper investigation finds mass racial disparity in arrests, and Mass. commission recommends ending mandatory minimums.
Plus: St. Louis paper endorses pot legalization, one Buffalo cop keeps shooting dogs and the public turns on traffic cameras.
Plus: Officer caught on tape using abusive language regrets getting caught on tape, why cops shouldn't impersonate journalists, and civil asset forfeiture outrages in Pennsylvania.
Plus: NYC pledges to end low-level pot arrests, fewer prisoners and fewer crimes, scary proposed U.K. law would censor "extremism."