Worst Fucking Summer Ever

Summer is usually a much anticipated season of sun-brightened days and bright blue and green Instagram streams and no school and barefoot running across blacktop to get to the pool and a news cycle so slow that teen sex parties and heartwarming tails of two-legged dogs who overcame the odds dominate the news cycle.… » 8/28/14 2:40pm 8/28/14 2:40pm

Supreme Court Smackdowns: Sotomayor Vs. Thomas

Sonia Sotomayor just penned her first opinion on a case as a Supreme Court Justice. The Court's decision was unanimous, Sotomayor laid out the facts - but Clarence Thomas had to emerge from the shadows to complain about "value judgments." » 12/09/09 1:00pm 12/09/09 1:00pm

Administration Recommends Political Asylum For Rody Alvarado Peña

Today's Times reports that the Obama Administration is recommending a Guatemalan woman receive asylum in the U.S. after over a decade of struggle. The decision has made waves in immigration/asylum law by providing a precedent for females fleeing domestic violence. » 10/30/09 10:00am 10/30/09 10:00am