Why Trump Will Never Be Indicted on Federal Charges

A novel and persuasive argument.

Norm Macdonald, 1959-2021

The SNL comic has died of cancer at 61.

‘Justice’ Difficult in Chauvin Trial

A criminal trial is a poor venue for solving society’s problems.

Ken Osmond, TV’s ‘Eddie Haskell,’ Dead at 76

The “Leave it to Beaver” actor went on to a career with the LAPD.

O.J. Takes The Search For The Real Killers To Social Media

Today’s edition of “I Am Not Making This Up,”

Cultural Vandalism?

Does learning that entertainers are bad people retroactively ruin their art?

A Second Brexit Vote? Some Britons Are Asking For One

As Brexit negotiations go on and the consequences of Britain leaving the European Union become clearer, some Britons are starting to ask for a chance at a second referendum.

Removing Confederate Statues Is Not ‘Erasing History’

The battle over Confederate statues that was resurrected by the violence in Charlottesville is off the front pages, but that doesn’t mean it’s over quite yet.

Should We Boycott Moron Clothing Designers?

Elton John is leading a boycott against Dolce & Gabbana.

Was Amanda Knox Subjected to “Double Jeopardy?” Don’t Be So Sure About It

The idea that Amanda Knox was subjected to what we consider “double jeopardy” doesn’t seem to withstand scrutiny.

Amanda Knox and Double Jeopardy

The American justice system is unique.

Due Process When Everything Is A Crime

Glenn Reynolds has an interesting piece out today in the Columbia Law Review.

Justice Scalia: Cameras In The Supreme Court Would “Miseducate” People

Justice Scalia explains why the Supreme Court resists the idea of letting cameras into the court. He makes a persuasive case.

The 20 Most Powerful Television Moments Of The Past 50 Years

There are some glaring omissions from a recent list of television’s “most powerful” moments.

There’s No Evidence The Death Penalty Deters Crime

There is no evidence that the Capital Punishment works.

It’s Too Early To Talk About Dropping The Charges Against George Zimmerman

Alan Dershowitz thinls the charges against George Zimmerman should be dropped. With due apologies to the good Professor, he’s wrong.

Casey Anthony And Some Thoughts On The Criminal Justice System

A Florida jury has found Casey Anthony not guilty of murdering her daughter. The criminal justice system works.

Ending The N-Word

Should black people quit using the N-word to set an example for white folk?

BART Cop Gets ‘Involuntary Manslaughter,’ Fed Investigation

A white police officer has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter for killing a black man. Now, the Feds are considering leveling their own charges.