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Uh-Oh, SpaghettiOs: Woman Jailed for Possession of Spoon

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I’m not even joking about the woman jailed and the reason for it. The spoon in question actually had old, dried SpaghettiOs on it. I know, gross. But hardly illegal. Ashley Gabrielle Huff, a 23-year-old from Commerce, Georgia, was in

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Video: Cop Shoots Driver for Reaching for his ID

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In this cop shoots driver story, the South Carolina driver Levar Jones was not only totally compliant with officer Groubert, but even after he had been shot at multiple times, he remained surprisingly respectful. A lot of people, like me, keep

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Video: Cop Explodes at Driver for Asking, “Am I Being Detained?”

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In the video below a cop explodes over a driver’s believe in his right to travel. In Article IV of the Articles of Confederation, we find the right to travel enumerated as an entitlement, on par with the Bill of

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SWAT Teams Raid Barber Shops Over Permits

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I think the whole idea of getting a barber shop a “proper” government permit in order to be allowed to cut someone’s hair for money is absolutely ridiculous. It used to be that an inspector from some local government bureaucracy

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Cops Falsify Speeding Tickets to Cash in on Overtime

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One of the four Houston, Texas cops involved actually killed himself when the scandal broke that cops falisfy speeding tickets. The other three are under investigation, but the police union to which they belong have reminded everyone that they are

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Proposed Town Ordinance: No Warrant for Police to Enter Home to Bust Underage Drinkers

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All they have to do is claim they have probable cause and no warrant is needed. They wouldn’t have to go through the trouble of obtaining a judge’s agreement. I don’t know what the big deal is here with police

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Man Faces Death Penalty for Defending Himself Against Cops in No-Knock Raid

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It was back in May of this year that police officers broke into this guy’s house around 5:30 in the morning. Actually, they don’t call it a break-in when it’s police. They call it “serving a search warrant.” They choose

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Cop Kills Cyclist for Riding the Wrong Way on a One-Way Street

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This story of cop kills cyclist happened in Canada, but these sorts of occurrences can happen in the U.S. just as easily. Obviously, riding your bike the wrong way on a one-way street is dangerous. But somehow, I don’t think

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California School District Has a Tank…to Protect the Children, of Course

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The incident in Ferguson, Missouri brought to the forefront the issue of the militarization of police. But really, that wasn’t the best case to use as an argument against police militarization. The militarization of police has been going on for

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Vice Principal Arrested for Legally Carrying Concealed Handgun to School

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It’s against the law in California to bring a firearm on a school campus. I’m sure it’s against the law in every state. But at least in California, the one exception to that rule is if the person has a

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The New Debtors Prison Dilemma

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We have a new debtors prison for our times. It happens when poor people don’t have money for the numerous fines we all incur in our daily travels. Whether it is speeding tickets, fix-it tickets, expired tag tickets, seatbelt tickets,

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Cop Emailing While Driving Hits and Kills Cyclist; Charges Against Cop Dropped

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They tell us that “the law is the law.” If a cop spots you texting while driving, and if that’s something that’s illegal in your state, you get pulled over and you’re given a ticket. They’ll tell you it’s irresponsible

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