Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
The Michigan arm of the American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice calling for an investigation into the Detroit Police Department’s practice of forcing homeless people into vans and taking them “for a ride” miles out of town, where the cops then desert them.
The Republican-controlled House betrayed Constitutional privacy protections by passing the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) with overwhelming support last week.
Following the defeat of President Barack Obama’s gun-ban wish list last week, many 2nd Amendment advocates rejoiced and the National Rifle Association said the President “bit off more than he could chew.” But it’s certain that Obama’s crusade against guns hasn’t ended.
A study by two University of Notre Dame professors suggests that spending time around someone who’s depressed can be more than just a drag; it could end up saddling you with the same condition.
The Boy Scouts of America could soon lift a long-standing policy that prohibits homosexual boys from joining the organization. The 103-year-old group decided last Friday to lift the policy on homosexuality for young men, but will continue to bar gay adult men from serving as leaders in the organization. The decision must be ratified in […]
In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past several months: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is a serious RINO. “It’s hard for me to sit here today and say, ‘If all these things got imposed we’d see an ‘X’ percentage drop in gin violence in this state.’ I don’t know,” said Christie. […]
Commenting on Facebook about President Barack Obama’s statement on last Wednesday’s tragic fertilizer factory explosion in West, Texas, Andrew Jackson Middle School counselor Karon Wright said this: Its amazing how the “whites” get angry when Obama speaks. Oh well….its most of the whites who is getting blown away. So they will soon be wiped from […]
American citizen, suspected terrorist and on U.S. soil. It was only a matter of time before the manhunt for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was used as an example for why the homeland is a battlefield and people like Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) are wrong to believe otherwise. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), it seems, […]
An eighth grader in West Virginia got suspended and arrested last week for wearing an NRA shirt that depicted a hunting rifle underneath the words “protect your right” to school and then refusing to take it off after being confronted by a school official. Jared Marcum, whose record was spotless before the incident, now faces […]