Civil Liberties

Here we go again. A developer is whining (through its lawyers) that community activists who blocked a condo project cost them millions of dollars. Related Group has filed what appears to be yet another Florida SLAPP suit. I haven't read the pleadings yet, so I will only...

I'd like to say something to Alberto Gonzalez, but I am afraid that I would find myself the subject of "rendition" if I did. Suffice to say that I wouldn't let that little toad run a stinking paper route, let alone serve as attorney general. Here, read this. I...

May 14th is the official deadline for cable modem companies, DSL providers, broadband over powerline, satellite internet companies and some universities to finish wiring up their networks with FBI-friendly surveillance gear, to comply with the FCC's expanded interpretation of the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act. Congress passed CALEA in 1994...

It is no secret that I hate the Yankees, Steinbrenner, and pretty much anything in pinstripes. But for god's sake, does George have to make it this easy for me to gain converts? Another thing I hate, which brings us to the current Yankee-hating issue, is the jingoistic empty-headed false...

The Tampa Sports Authority (TSA) had a policy of conducting pat down searches of every attendee at Tampa Bay Buccaneers games - pursuant to a request by the Bucs themselves. A season ticket holder sued the Authority, arguing that these searches violated his Fourth Amendment rights. The court...