DoJ Drops Child Porn Case In Order To Protect Surveillance Methods

US | Eric Lieberman
Hooded computer hacker stealing information with laptop. [Shutterstock - PORTRAIT IMAGES ASIA BY NONWARIT]

‘Disclosure is not currently an option’

Former DOJ Official: Civil Asset Forfeiture Is Dangerous

Opinion | Brad Cates
Lewiston Police Chief Michael Bussiere is reflected in a display of police badges while being interviewed by Reuters in Lewiston, Maine June 1, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Policing for profit needs to come to an end.

Supreme Court Makes Big Decision On Transgender Case

US | Kevin Daley
Transgender activists and supporters protest the Trump administration's decision to revoke Obama administration guidance that allowed transgender public school students to use the bathroom of their choice, near the White House in Washington, U.S. on February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

Case won’t return to SCOTUS in immediate future

ACLU Sues Police For Arresting Transgender Activist Without A Warrant

US | Jonah Bennett
A Washington police car arrives at the scene where a man set himself on fire near the U.S. Capitol on the U.S. National Mall in Washington

‘There was no reason for the police to respond with such aggression and excess’

There's A Quantifiable Reason Why Uber's CEO Quit Trump's Econ Team

Business | Eric Lieberman
U.S. President Donald Trump waits to speak by phone with the Saudi Arabia's King Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. January 29, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President’

Judges' Ruling Keeps Fed Out Of Your Inbox, But There's A Catch

US | Eric Lieberman
Hackers from the French Degenerescience association visit the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, in a coffeehouse in Lille, northern France, on December 9, 2010. These hackers decided to support whistleblowing website Wikileaks with notably a synchronized network of mirror websites, exact copies of Wikileaks' original pages, after the French government called for a ban of WikiLeaks from French servers. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Created a roadmap for the facilitation of criminal activity’

EPA Says Flint's Water Supply Is 'Improving Overall'

Energy | Andrew Follett
January 23, 2016: Water Tower At Flint Water Plant In Flint, January 23, 2016, Flint, Michigan (Linda Parton /

Flint’s water ‘now looking much like other cities’

ACLU Set To Testify Against Sessions At AG Confirmation Hearing

Politics | Scott Greer
U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) arrives at the lobby of Republican President-elect Donald Trump's Trump Tower in New York, U.S., November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo

‘The ACLU believes he must satisfactorily answer questions on these issues before a confirmation vote proceeds’

One Of The Most Conservative Judges In America Sided With A Gay-Straight Alliance

Politics | Kevin Daley

And he’s a lead contender on Trump’s SCOTUS list

The ACLU Is Already Mobilizing Against President Trump

Politics | Kevin Daley
The ACLU website after Donald Trump's election to the presidency. Screen grab:

‘See you in court’

FBI Controlled 23 Child Porn Sites To Catch Predators

US | Eric Lieberman
Internet user arrested after illegal activity. [Shutterstock - Joe Techapanupreeda]

Security vs. privacy

Dems Scream Voter Intimidation As LePage Says Students Shouldn't Commit Voter Fraud

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Maine Governor Paul LePage testifies before a U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hearing to review draft legislation on hydropower, on Capitol Hill in Washington May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst -

‘The governor’s statement seems designed to make college students afraid to vote’

Senate Candidate In North Carolina Has A History Of Defending Bars Banning Military Members

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Marines From The 3rd Battalion, 10th Regiment Deploy From Camp Lejeune

‘They could just as easily say they don’t want blacks in or Jewish people in’

Convicted Robber Sues For Right To Get Hormone Therapy In Prison

US | Amber Randall
A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access is seen in the bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

‘My insides are not matched to my exterior’

More People Are Arrested For Marijuana Than All Violent Crimes Combined

US | Eric Lieberman

’17 years for possessing half an ounce of marijuana’

Social Media Companies Provide User Data That Ends Up In Law Enforcement's Hands

Business | Eric Lieberman
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 20: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) talks with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (R) during a town hall style meeting at Facebook headquarters (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘We currently work with over 500 law enforcement and public safety agencies’

Free Speech Advocates Team Up To Defend Arrested Anti-BLM Protester

Education | Blake Neff
Tristan Rettke, protesting in a gorilla mask. [YouTube screengrab/]

Student charged with felony for wearing gorilla mask, handing out bananas