First Amendment

Mother arrested for cheering too loudly at South Florence HS graduation

Mother arrested for cheering too loudly at South Florence HS graduation

Seems like I remember this happening last year, too – 3 parents were arrested at South Florence High School’s graduation...

Mexico … Pork … Cloud … Team

Mexico … Pork … Cloud … Team

Words to avoid online – the Electronic Privacy Information Center has posted a list of key words used by Department...

Crystal Cox

Crystal Cox

I am a bit late to this story, but I feel compelled to add my voice.  Last year, a purported...

Jesus or jail

Jesus or jail

Judges in Bay Minette, Alabama, are now giving people convicted of misdemeanors the choice of going to jail, paying a...

S.C. police misconduct update

S.C. police misconduct update

An Aiken County deputy shot and killed a 15 year old, arthritic german shepherd with no teeth. Clearly in self...

Forced religion in the court system

Forced religion in the court system

A judge in Mississippi has received a public reprimand and 30 day suspension for, among other things, requiring church attendance...

A vocabulary lesson from Lynn Dannheisser

A vocabulary lesson from Lynn Dannheisser

The city attorney for Surfside, Florida, speaks out against evil bloggers who threaten the good name of herself and her...

Religious indoctrination in S.C.’s jails

Religious indoctrination in S.C.’s jails

A lawsuit has been filed against the Berkeley County jail (in Monck’s Corner, S.C.), alleging that the jail denies inmates...

FBI tries to order Wikipedia to remove its seal from wiki entry

FBI tries to order Wikipedia to remove its seal from wiki entry

The FBI is upset that Wikipedia included it’s seal on its online encyclopedia entry: (CNN) — The U.S. Federal Bureau...

“Contempt of cop”

“Contempt of cop”

People are regularly charged with public disorderly conduct, breach of peace, or interference with a police officer and arrested and...