July 31st, 2013
San Diego (CNN) – A University of California San Diego student left unmonitored in a holding cell for five days by the Drug Enforcement Administration has settled a lawsuit for $4.1 million, his attorney said. Read more..
December 2nd, 2011
When I first saw the headline about Karzai pardoning a rape victim serving a 12 year prison term for “committing” adultery, I said to myself: “Now there’s an act of courage by an enlightened leader determined to lead his country boldly into the 19th century.” But then my high hopes for a progressive Afghanistan were [...]
November 10th, 2011
Bonnie and Clyde here ran afoul of the law when Clyde, or Alexander Pratt, stole a Honda Civic so that he and Clara Pearson could have hot, criminal sex inside of it. It was a daring and romantic move, but the two didn’t know that the vehicle belonged to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Apparently, plainclothes deputies from [...]