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, RealClearPolicy
Vague Law Foments Debate Over USPS Parcel Pricing
Kevin Kosar

There’s been quite the hullabaloo raging over the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) pricing of parcels. President Donald J. Trump started a volley in late December 2017 by tweeting:
Why is the…

, InsiderAdvantage
Georgia’s Civil Asset Forfeiture is Bad Public Policy
Marc Hyden

The government is no stranger to wasteful spending. In fact recently, Gwinnett County Sheriff Butch Conway came under fire for purchasing a tricked-out 707 HP Dodge Charger Hellcat for a cool…

, The American Spectator
Dems to Farm Workers: ‘No, No Puedes’
Steven Greenhut

It’s taken nearly five years of administrative battles, legislative interference, and lawsuits, but the California state government has finally counted farm workers’ votes in a union election at…

, The Crime Report
Why Do We Keep Jailing Runaway Kids?
Nila Bala & Emily Mooney

Earlier this summer, a young female was arrested and ushered into our criminal justice system. The cause? According to local reporting, she was charged with being “Beyond Parental…

, The Times-Picayune
Sen. Kennedy’s wrong about Louisiana’s justice reforms: They’re working
Marc Hyden

Up until this year, Louisiana had the nation’s highest incarceration rate per capita. However, the state’s conservative criminal justice reforms have ushered in a new era that has reduced the prison…

, Lawfare
The President’s Election-Interference Order: A Needed First Step
Megan Reiss

President Trump issued Executive Order 13848 on Sept. 12 declaring election interference a national emergency. The order also sets up a protocol for applying sanctions to persons who conduct…

, TechTank
Protecting second chances for the formerly incarcerated in the age of facial recognition
Nila Bala & Lars Trautman

Computers are once again learning something that humans have long understood: Putting a name to a face can be an elusive endeavor. Indeed, as facial recognition software is added to everything…

, HIVPlus Mag
Anti-vaping vote a set back for poz health
Damon L. Jacobs

On Tuesday, June 5th, San Francisco voters overwhelmingly approved Proposition E, which is intended to ban the sale of all flavored tobacco products for adults over the age of 21.

Included in this…

, The Washington Post
Trump Hotel keeps its liquor license — and that’s as it should be
Jonathan Haggerty & C. Jarrett Dieterle

What do the president of the United States and an ex-convict from Michigan have in common?

They’ve both been involved in legal disputes with the government over their fitness to hold a…

, OC Register
Your life and liberty aren’t really safe, despite the end of the legislative session
Steven Greenhut

It’s that time of year. The California Legislature has concluded its session and I can again publish one of my favorite quotations, from 19th century New York Judge Gideon Tucker: “No man’s…