ICE Hunger Strikes: Ending State Sanctioned Torture

ICE Hunger Strikes: Ending State Sanctioned Torture

“In the absence of the governmental checks and balances… the only effective restraint upon executive policy and power… may be in an enlightened citizenry—in an informed and critical public opinion which alone can…protect the values of democratic government.”-...
Acquittals and Outrage: Presidential Tweets Threaten the Integrity of the Justice System

Acquittals and Outrage: Presidential Tweets Threaten the Integrity of the Justice System

A week ago, a San Francisco jury acquitted Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, an undocumented immigrant, of murder in the death of Kate Steinle, which took place on July 1, 2015. The defense argued that Garcia Zarate happened upon the gun, which accidentally fired while pointed...