Law

 
 

Update on California bill AB 2109: It moves on despite the antivaccine movement [Respectful Insolence]

It just occurred to me that, even though there was news about it, I never mentioned what's happened recently with respect to California bill AB2109.
 

Trayvon Martin: Another Victim of “Stand Your Ground” Law

Outrage is the best way to describe the feelings of African-Americans and anyone who has a sense that something went really wrong when a man named
 

Super Tuesday, Subpar Every Day

Super Tuesday didn't pick a winner, bit it showed that lower-income voters dislike Romney, more and more women dislike Santorum and everyone dislikes Newt Gingrich.
 

President Obama, 1991: Speak Truth to Power [Dean's Corner]

Here is a fascinating insight into President Obama as a young law student at Harvard, in 1991.
 

Forcing Doctors to Perform Unnecessary Medical Procedures is Unethical and Unlawful [denialism blog]

Many bloggers and commentators have expressed outrage over the decision by Virginia to require ultrasound examination, possibly transvaginal ultrasound, prior to women obtaining an abortion.