Jude Who Ruled NYPD Racially Profiles Punished

The Clinton-appointed federal judge that ruled New York’s stop-and-frisk program amounts to “indirect racial profiling” got yanked off the case by an appellate court that found the jurist “ran afoul of the Code of Conduct for United States Judges.” It was a painful spanking that one of the city’s newspapers said “generated legal and political […]

Court blocks release of CIA interrogation methods

ShareThis Court blocks release of CIA interrogation methods 21 May 2012 CIA secret interrogation methods – including detention and harsh questioning torture of suspected terrorists – remain off limits to public release, a federal appeals court ruled Monday. The agency was sued eight years ago to provide details of certain communications describing the use of […]