Jan 29, 11:49 PM PST
Canada is unwisely following in the footsteps of the United States and about to pass legislation increasing surveillance authority for intelligence purposes in the name of the War on Terror. Under the new law, which will be presented in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full...
Jan 29, 9:08 PM PST
Craigslist is a fantastic marketplace. You can literally buy and sell anything, or so these gents thought. As reported by The Colorado Springs Police Department: On 02/01/14 at approximately 1700 hrs. Officer M. McCormick, was dispatched to the 1600 block of Loraine St. to investigate...
Jan 29, 9:05 PM PST
Price of California eggs soars following animal-rights measure [ WSJ via Michael Greve ] “An Orangutan Has (Some) Human Rights, Argentine Court Rules” [ Brandon Keim, Wired via Althouse , related U.S.] Trees cut down by utility “are priceless — each one I could value at $100K,”...
Jan 29, 8:00 PM PST
Law professor Garrett Epps has this essay online today at The Atlantic.
Jan 29, 6:54 PM PST
A while back I wrote some posts stating that one day we would see originalist justifications for the inevitable Supreme Court decision holding that same-sex marriage cannot be prohibited by a state. Turns out those justifications have already begun to appear, as there a...