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Every Step You Take, Every Move You Make: Probationer Challenges Massachusetts Universal GPS Monitoring Mandate

Commonwealth v. Feliz, SJC No. 12545. Oral Argument September 5, 2018.

What law is in issue? In Massachusetts, any person convicted of certain enumerated sexual offenses must, as a condition of probation, wear a GPS monitor at all times.   1,189 more words

Constitutional Law

The Innocence Project takes on a DA with complaint to the NY Bar; DAs hate the idea of having any oversight to protect the public

The NY Innocence Project is using the traditional means of complaining about a district Attorney involved with one of their client’s exoneration case. Bar associations have long been used for this and historically, are ineffective in doing anything.  249 more words

Brett Kavanaugh, John Roberts, and the Prospect of Overturning Roe v. Wade

By James Dail (CMC ’20)

One of the main issues at the heart of the Kavanaugh hearings is the prospect of overturning Roe v. Wade, … 606 more words

Constitutional Law

‘Nigeria should return to parliamentary system of government’

Most times, governments are in quandary about the desire to rid the society of different ills and at the same time preserve the rights of its citizens from being violated. 30 more words

Politics And Government

On Constitutions and Nature's God

On this day in 1787, the Constitutional Convention finished its work, and those involved in the creation of the new charter to govern the recently liberated colonies gathered once more to sign the document in order to then take it to the people in the several states for consideration and ratification. 555 more words

Constitutional Law

Ontario Files Arguments to Challenge the Federal Government's Carbon Tax 

Ontario’s Government has filed a statement with the Federal Court of Appeal summarizing the arguments it will make challenging the constitutionality of the federal government’s… 328 more words

Environmental