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 2021-07-30 13:46 

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Sexism in Politics Is Real. It's Not Kamala Harris' Main Problem....

Plus: Behind the CDC mask guidance, where new mask mandates are cropping up, and more......

 2021-07-30 12:00 

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Trump's 'Big Tech' Lawsuits Are Ludicrous...

Market power does not make a private company the equivalent of a government agency....

 2021-07-30 11:00 

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Families Have a New Reason to Flee Public Schools...

Private schools can stay open even when pandemic rules shut government institutions, court says....

 2021-07-30 11:00 

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Today in Supreme Court History: July 30, 1956...

7/30/1956: Congress enacted a resolution, declaring that the motto of the United States is "In God we Trust." The Supreme Court declined to grant review in Newdow v.Congress, which considered the constitutionality of that motto....

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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Trots and Bonnie...

Shary Flenniken portrayed her comic strip characters "with a complete lack of adult-world moralizing or editorial restraint."...

 2021-07-30 08:00 

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Brickbat: Under Pressure...

In England, the Greater Manchester police department said it is investigating after newly uncovered DNA evidence implicated another man in a rape for which Andrew Malkinson spent 17 years in prison. No physical evidence tied Malkinson to the crime, and a ...

 2021-07-30 02:47 

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AG Garland Threatens To Sue Texas Over Immigrant Travel Restrictions...

"The United States intends to pursue all appropriate legal remedies to ensure that Texas does not interfere with the functions of the federal government."...

 2021-07-29 21:48 

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Biden Asks DOJ For Opinion About Federal Vaccine Mandate...

"It's still a question whether the federal government can mandate the whole country."...

 2021-07-29 21:00 

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What Does the Unpublished Evidence Cited by the CDC's New Face Mask Guidance Actually Show?...

The agency says it found high viral loads in vaccinated people infected by the coronavirus, but the significance of those results is unclear....

 2021-07-29 19:55 

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Massachusetts Prison System Sued Over Unreliable Drug Tests That Put Inmates in Solitary...

Defense lawyers say they were accused of smuggling drugs to clients based on tests so unreliable they're akin to "witchcraft, phrenology or simply picking a number out of a hat."...

 2021-07-29 19:28 

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Biden Administration Will Not Extend Eviction Moratorium Because of Justice Kavanaugh...

White House reinforces Justice Kavanaugh's cooperative approach to the Separation of Powers....

 2021-07-29 18:35 

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D.C. Is the Latest City to Reimpose Its Mask Mandate for the Vaccinated...

Everyone over the age of two will have to wear a mask when indoors, said Mayor Muriel Bowser today....

 2021-07-29 17:58 

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Readers Really Like Indexes...

For now, at least, they serve a purpose....

 2021-07-29 17:23 

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Cuomo Warns, Hysterically, That New York Schools Will Become 'Superspreaders'...

At a time when the student COVID positivity rate in NYC is 0.01%, the governor is spreading fear that school buildings are death traps....

 2021-07-29 17:14 

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$250/Day Fine for Displaying "Fuck Biden" Sign at Home Dropped, Thanks to ACLU of N.J....

Rebecca Panico (NJ.com) reports: Roselle Park voluntarily dismissed its case in Superior Court on Tuesday against a borough homeowner who hung anti-President Biden flags with the f-word on her fence. The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey was re...

 2021-07-29 17:05 

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Unlicensed Dog Grooming Alarms Local News Reporter...

Do we really need the state to step in over an unfortunate tragedy?...

 2021-07-29 16:05 

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FBI Seized $900,000 From Safe Deposit Box on 'Pure Conjecture,' Federal Judge Says...

Reason has joined a new legal effort seeking to force the government to unseal warrants justifying the FBI's seizure of more than 600 safe deposit boxes....

 2021-07-29 15:35 

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Adding Human Gene Boosts Crop Yields by 50 Percent...

The technique "could potentially help address problems of poverty and food insecurity at a global scale."...

 2021-07-29 15:20 

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Dave Smith on Big Tech Censorship, Lockdowns, and Running for President...

The comedian and podcaster talks about running for the Libertarian Party presidential nomination and his beef with Reason ....

 2021-07-29 14:20 

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Should Taxpayers Be on the Hook for All Rental Debt Accrued During the Pandemic?...

A new lawsuit from landlords argues that the CDC's eviction moratorium was a taking, and that they're entitled to compensation....

 2021-07-29 13:30 

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USPS Gets Hit With Lawsuit Over Social Media Snooping...

Plus: Whistleblower on drone killings sentenced to federal prison, Biden carries on Trump's legacy on trade and immigration, and more......

 2021-07-29 13:15 

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Do you still use a book index?...

They are costly and time-consuming to prepare, and take up valuable pages in a print version....

 2021-07-29 11:00 

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Today in Supreme Court History: July 29, 1942...

7/29/1942: Supreme Court hears oral argument in Ex Parte Quirin....

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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Archives: August/September 2021...

Excerpts from Reason 's vaults...

 2021-07-29 08:00 

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Brickbat: Close Enough for Police Work...

In Cape Town, South Africa, police officers Ricardo Snyman and Sibuyiselo Bentso have been charged with kidnapping, defeating the ends of justice, and fraud. The two reportedly grabbed a man off the street to replace a man arrested for theft who had escap...

 2021-07-29 04:01 

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Thursday Open Thread...

What's on your mind?...

 2021-07-28 21:15 

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Olympics Remind Us That Sports Build Bridges Where Governments Can't...

Engaging peacefully with someone who history says you should hate is no small task, but sports make it possible....

 2021-07-28 21:01 

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Simone Biles Doesn't Exist To Make America Proud...

It isn't an embarrassment. It isn't heroism. It just is....

 2021-07-28 18:57 

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Two More Whistleblowers Come Forward Alleging Neglect and Mismanagement at Migrant Youth Shelter...

The whistleblower complaints substantiate reporting from Reason in May describing filthy conditions, untrained staff, and neglect....

 2021-07-28 18:13 

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Dave Smith: Libertarians vs. Big Tech, Big Government, and...Other Libertarians...

The popular podcaster and comedian on the future of the Libertarian Party, his vaccine hesitancy, and fighting the culture war....

 2021-07-28 17:00 

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Daniel Hale Revealed America's Drone Assassinations to the Public. He's Been Sentenced to 45 Months in Prison....

Federal espionage laws are used once again to punish a whistleblower....

 2021-07-28 16:19 

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State Governments Are Creating Their Own Drug Cartels...

Much of what government does is tax people to try to fix problems that government caused....

 2021-07-28 15:07 

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CDC Sentences Kids to Another School Year of Irrational Masking...

Because adults can't evaluate risk, kids continue to suffer the most from COVID policy, despite suffering the least from COVID....

 2021-07-28 13:30 

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The CDC Has Confused Everybody. Again....

Plus: DOJ seizes cuneiform tablet from Hobby Lobby, teen hiring slows and adult hiring rises in states that ended federal unemployment benefits, and more......

 2021-07-28 13:12 

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Big Tech, Watchdog Groups, and Law Enforcement Join Forces To Purge Extremists...

Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube will expand their use of a central database that compiles extremist content for coordinated de-platforming....

 2021-07-28 13:01 

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How I Approach Unpopular and Unconventional Legal Views...

I try to follow my three guardrails....

 2021-07-28 11:23 

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How to Do Things with Contexts...

"Is There Anything in the Oven?"...

 2021-07-28 11:00 

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Australia Is the Canary in the Coal Mine of Eroding Liberty...

Without a Bill of Rights, the land down under quickly goes where America may eventually follow....

 2021-07-28 11:00 

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Today in Supreme Court History: July 28, 1880...

7/28/1880: San Francisco prohibits operation of laundires in wood buildings, "without having first obtained the consent of the board of supervisors." The Supreme Court found this ordinance unconstitutional in Yick Wo v. Hopkins (1886)....

 2021-07-28 08:00 

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Brickbat: You Really Shouldn't Say That...

Tarrant, Alabama, City Council member John "Tommy" Bryant is under fire from citizens and other council members after using the n-word during a public council meeting. "Do we have a house n----- in here?" Bryant said. "Do we? Do we?...

 2021-07-28 06:41 

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New Draft Article: "Katz as Originalism"...

My latest draft is up on SSRN. Comments welcome....

 2021-07-28 04:01 

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How Drug Warriors Made the 'Opioid Epidemic' Deadlier...

Restricting access to pain medication drove nonmedical users toward black-market substitutes....

 2021-07-28 02:25 

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"Judge Overturns SF School Board Decision To Cover Up Controversial Mural"...

The rationale: The Board violated the California Environmental Quality Act, which requires Environmental Impact Reports before actions that affect the environment or objects of historical significance....

 2021-07-27 22:29 

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Adopts Revised Rule 8.4(g), Without Seeking Public Comment, Over Dissent...

Justice Mundy in dissent: "The proposed amendments fail to cure the Rule's unconstitutional nature."...

 2021-07-27 21:40 

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Woman Will Be Tried Again for Shaken Baby Case From 1984...

But shaken baby syndrome has become a doubtful diagnosis in the ensuing years....

 2021-07-27 21:05 

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Poetry Tuesday!: "A-Sitting on a Gate" by Lewis Carroll...

"I'll tell thee everything I can; / There's little to relate, / I saw an aged, aged man, / A-sitting on a gate...."...

 2021-07-27 21:05 

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A New Florida Bill Could Criminalize Filming Cops on the Job...

"If the police don't want to be filmed or observed, they should get out of the public service field."...

 2021-07-27 20:49 

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Judges Say Web Design Is 'Pure Speech' and That the State Can Compel It Anyway...

Trump's critics fault him for fomenting division. The left's efforts to drive people of faith from the public square are making the problem worse....

 2021-07-27 20:35 

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Town Drops Obscenity Case Against New Jersey Homeowner for 'Fuck Biden' Signs...

The First Amendment clearly protects the right to political expression, even when it's vulgar....

 2021-07-27 20:20 

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On Paper, Biden Is Ending the U.S. Combat Mission in Iraq. He's Actually Leaving American Troops in Danger....

Saying that American troops are in Iraq for "training and advising" and not "combat" might sound nice, but it doesn't get them out of harm's way....

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