Posts Tagged ‘ACLU’

March 28th, 2018 - 1:46 am § in Misc.

The Powers of the ACLU

Phelan Moonsong, a pagan priest in Maine was originally denied the right but successfully fought to gain the same recognition as other religions. “I was eventually called up and the clerk asked me if my horns were implanted and I told her they are not,” he explained to The Wild Hunt. The clerk o[...]

February 12th, 2015 - 2:06 pm § in Misc.

Oregon woman sues cops over videotaping police

“A cell phone video is driving a federal lawsuit in Oregon where a Portland woman is suing the city. Carrie Medina says police took her phone after she used it to record and broadcast the arrest of a man two years ago, reports CBS News.“ You can go on YouTube and find dozens of videos [&[...]

October 28th, 2014 - 9:26 am § in Misc.

Are You Reading The Seattle Times, Or Is The FBI Reading Your Computer?

The goal was laudable enough: Catch a hacker emailing bomb threats to an Olympia-area high school. And the FBI did get their man, er, boy. (The perp was a 15-year-old.) That was in 2007, seven years ago, when a different sheriff was running the Department of Justice, the FBI’s parent organizat[...]