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Morning Links: More exonerations in Brooklyn, TSA abuse, McGruff goes to prison

•  Two more people falsely convicted under the regime of former Brooklyn district attorney Charles Hynes have been released. And it looks like more are on the way.

•  At Jonathan Turley’s blog, guest poster Mark Esposito looks at the reliability of crime labs.

• The new Glenn Greenwald/Pierre Omidyar investigative journalism venture has gone live.

Headline of the day.

• More scenes from militarized America: The cops in this photo were dressed up for a pot raid.

Another tale of woe from someone who claims to have been abused by the Transportation Security Administration.

• Woman says a local SWAT team commandeered her home without asking her permission.

Radley Balko blogs about criminal justice, the drug war and civil liberties for The Washington Post. He is the author of the book "Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces."



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