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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Raymond Jackson
A federal appeals panel seemed uncomfortable Monday with the notion of prohibiting a state court from retrying a capital murder defendant whose first conviction was overturned because of prosecutorial misconduct.
A federal appeals court intervened Thursday to halt the release of a capital-murder defendant who had been slated to go free.
A Virginia judge has ordered the defendant in a capital murder case to be released unconditionally from custody as of Thursday at 5 p.m. unless a federal appeals court intervenes.
A federal judge is barring Virginia prosecutors from retrying an alleged drug dealer whose original murder-for-hire conviction was overturned.
A federal judge is deciding whether to bar Virginia prosecutors from retrying an alleged drug dealer whose original murder-for-hire conviction was overturned.
The "like" button on Facebook seems like a relatively clear way to express your support for something, but a federal judge says that doesn't mean clicking it is constitutionally protected speech.
Jackson acknowledged that other courts have ruled that Facebook posts are constitutionally protected speech, but he said in those cases there were "actual statements."
Simply clicking a button is much different and doesn't warrant First Amendment protection, he wrote.