Pro Libertate Blog
February 26, 2014
Chief Art Acedevo of the Austin Police Department is like a figure from Roman history – in one of the worst ways imaginable.
By Gustavo Arellano
Your daily vomit
An Orange County jury may have found disgraced Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos innocent of murder charges in the beating death of Kelly Thomas–but that doesn’t mean the public has, … Continue reading
By Radley Balko Washington Post
Watch this video, taken from a police raid in Des Moines, Iowa. Send it to some people. When critics (like me) warn about the dangers of police militarization, this is what we’re talking about. You’ll … Continue reading
by William J. Olson, P.C
The Western Center for Journalism
Quinn v. Texas
Every day, we read about SWAT teams serving arrest warrants or search warrants at people’s … Continue reading
Sandusky County prosecutor Stierwalt: No crime in highway patrolman’s sexual encounter with pre-teen
January 23, 2014
Newly released documents, and testimony from Justice Department and DEA officials now show the stories of government running cocaine are true.
An investigation conducted in Mexico found the American government allowed that country’s largest drug cartel, Sinaloa, to operate without fear … Continue reading
A 16-year-old charter school student says he was roughed up by police so bad it sent him to the hospital with injuries that could last a lifetime.
By JACK BOUBOUSHIAN
CHICAGO (CN) – Police in Harvey, Ill., shot a man in the back of the leg without cause, threatened to “shoot the shit out of” a witness with a camera, then shot to death a … Continue reading
This incident happened on August 25, 2013. From http://www.cdapress.com/news/local_ne…
The Coeur d’Alene Police Department on Wednesday released this video recorded on Aug. 25 by the body camera of Coeur d’Alene police officer Spencer Mortensen who fatally … Continue reading
4409 covers the latest assassination of a teenager by agents of the police state, and explains why you should never, ever, call them.
Video from last year:
Police: NC teen fatally shot self in head while handcuffed: Continue reading
Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler
The deregulation of the financial system during the Clinton and George W. Bush regimes had the predictable result: financial concentration and reckless behavior. A handful of banks grew so large that financial authorities declared them “too big to fail.” Removed from market discipline, the … Continue reading
On January 16, 2014, an execution experiment, carried out on a death row inmate by the state of Ohio, went very wrong. It dragged on for a full 25 minutes, while the inmate choked and gasped for air. The victim, Dennis McGuire, finally died in a last fit of fear and agony.
Boy sustained blunt force trauma, seven broken ribs and had to be Life-Flighted to nearby hospital