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San Francisco Transit Shielded Criminals Over Fears of Racist Public, Now Rapes, Sexual Assaults on the Rise

Posted by  ▪  July 19, 2017

7 rapes reported in the first six months of 2017

San Francisco Transit Shielded Criminals Over Fears of Racist Public, Now Rapes, Sexual Assaults on the Rise

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7/19/2017 at 7:00am
The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is entangled in a new controversy only a week after the public lashed out at officials for refusing to release video footage of crimes over fears the videos would incite racism. Recent reports indicate that BART has seen double the amount of rapes in the first six…
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Jake Tapper criticized Linda Sarsour, so she accused him of being “alt-right”

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Sarsour tweets: “@jaketapper joins the ranks of the alt-right to target me online. Welcome to the party.”

Jake Tapper criticized Linda Sarsour, so she accused him of being “alt-right”

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7/18/2017 at 8:40pm
Linda Sarsour is the Women’s March co-organizer who has been in the news quite a bit lately, as we wrote in Linda Sarsour declares legal Jihad on people who “defame my character”. Now she has Jake Tapper in her sights. We have covered Sarsour here previously, including: her embrace (both verbally, politically, and physically — see…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JyiwnSvXjyo

Jeff Sessions Odd DOJ Crusade to Increase Civil Asset Forfeitures

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Just what we need — more government confiscation of private property without conviction

Jeff Sessions Odd DOJ Crusade to Increase Civil Asset Forfeitures

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JyiwnSvXjyo
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7/18/2017 at 7:00pm
Just as states have finally taken steps to stop civil asset forfeiture, Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to take the federal government a few steps back. In a speech to the National District Attorneys Association, Sessions announced that this week the Department of Justice hopes to issue “policies to increase forfeitures.” Sessions stated: While…
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Saudi Arabia Arrests Woman Who Wore Skirt, Crop Top in Video

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

How dare she!

Saudi Arabia Arrests Woman Who Wore Skirt, Crop Top in Video

https://twitter.com/1__shadw/status/886641292750540802
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7/18/2017 at 5:30pm
Saudi Arabia is a country that oppresses females, treating them as second class citizens. Recently, authorities arrested a young woman who wore a skirt and crop top in public. Her head was not covered. The video, posted to Snapchat, “show the woman walking through an ancient fort in Ushayqir, a village in Najd province…
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No Third Trial for Cincinnati Officer Ray Tensing in Sam DuBose Shooting

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Prosecutor Joe Deters throws in the towel, forwards case files to Department of Justice

No Third Trial for Cincinnati Officer Ray Tensing in Sam DuBose Shooting

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7/18/2017 at 4:00pm
Two years ago tomorrow University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing, who is white, shot and killed black motorist Sam DuBose during a traffic stop. The stop, DuBose’ attempt to drive away while dragging Officer Tensing down the road, and the fatal shot were largely captured on Tensing’s body-cam.  Today, after trying…
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Claremont McKenna Punishes Some Students Who Shut Down Heather Mac Donald

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

“an independent community panel found each student responsible for policy violations”

Claremont McKenna Punishes Some Students Who Shut Down Heather Mac Donald

https://youtu.be/A-19YP84t-Y
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7/18/2017 at 3:30pm
The punishments were handed down from the April incident which prevented Heather Mac Donald from speaking on campus. This announcement comes from the Claremont McKenna website: Claremont McKenna College completes Student Conduct Process on April 6 blockade Findings and Outcomes On the evening of April 6, a group of approximately 170 individuals from the Claremont…
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Moderate Republicans Tanking Clean Obamacare Repeal

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

But, is it really *that* bad?

Moderate Republicans Tanking Clean Obamacare Repeal

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7/18/2017 at 2:18pm
Monday night, Sens Lee and Moran effectively killing the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) when they announced they would not support the bill, leaving Senate Republicans with no foreseeable path forward to repeal and replace Obamacare. Sens Lee and Moran joined three other Republican Senators refusing to support the bill. Shortly after…
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Wright State University Gets Award for ‘Tunnel of Oppression’ Event

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

“educational materials on racism, sexism, religious discrimination”

Wright State University Gets Award for ‘Tunnel of Oppression’ Event

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7/18/2017 at 1:30pm
Imagine a “House of Horrors” designed by social justice warriors and you’ll get a mental picture of this event. Campus Reform reports: University receives award for ‘Tunnel of Oppression’ event Wright State University has received an award for its annual “Tunnel of Oppression” event, which exposes students to various forms of oppression such as…
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SCOTUS WATCH: Hawaii files Opposition to Trump Motion for Clarification and Stay (Updated)

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Ruling from Supreme Court could come quickly on Trump request to halt Hawaii District Court Order scaling back of Travel Order No. 2

SCOTUS WATCH: Hawaii files Opposition to Trump Motion for Clarification and Stay (Updated)

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7/18/2017 at 1:00pm
Hawaii just filed its Opposition (pdf.) to the Trump administration’s request for clarification of the Supreme Court’s prior ruling as to Travel Order No. 2, and to stay the Hawaii federal District Court’s Order significantly scaling back the Trump administration’s interpretation of the Supreme Court ruling. A full copy of the Opposition papers…
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Germany: Violent Leftist Extremism on the Rise, Warns Spy Chief

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

German Interior Minister mulls electronic tags to track leftist offenders

Germany: Violent Leftist Extremism on the Rise, Warns Spy Chief

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIa9R4lmx5A
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7/18/2017 at 11:30am
Germany faces a “growing threat” from left-wing extremism, warns Hans-Georg Maassen, the head of the country’s domestic intelligence agency (BfV). This intelligence assessment comes little more than a week after the leftist protests against the G20 summit in Hamburg turned into — what some European commentators described as — an embarrassment…
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Hillary more UNPOPULAR than Trump

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Latest poll shows that for Hillary, absence does not make the heart grow fonder

Hillary more UNPOPULAR than Trump

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7/18/2017 at 11:00am
There’s a saying, “Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder.” Not when it comes to Hillary Clinton. A survey shows that she is still unpopular, her second lowest rating in 8 years. And lower than Trump. The Washington Examiner reports: More people have a favorable view of President Trump than his 2016 Democratic rival Hillary Clinton,…
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Women’s March Embraces Wanted Cop Killer JoAnne Chesimard aka Assata Shakur

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

As if Women’s March previously embracing convicted terrorist murderer Rasmea Odeh wasn’t enough

Women’s March Embraces Wanted Cop Killer JoAnne Chesimard aka Assata Shakur

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7/18/2017 at 10:00am
The left’s embrace of violent criminals is nothing new. In recent years, progressives have rallied for cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal and yawned over concerns about Obama’s association with Bill Ayers. The Women’s March movement has now taken a page from that book. Having already accepted convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh into their ranks, they’re now…
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Scarborough: Sean Spicer sounds “like an old Soviet propagandist”

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

“I know you’ll remember, what we used to hear from the old Soviet Union spokespeople”

Scarborough: Sean Spicer sounds “like an old Soviet propagandist”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G89zWSB5TUE&feature=youtu.be
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7/18/2017 at 8:30am
Give Joe Scarborough credit. Just when we were getting bored with all the Trump/Nazi analogies, Joe has come up with a new one. On today’s Morning Joe, Scarborough compared Trump press secretary Sean Spicer to an old Soviet spokesman and propagandist. Scarborough’s beef was that Spicer had supposedly said that the meeting of…
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Evergreen State Finally Tells Students Some of Their Actions Were Criminal

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Too little, too late?

Evergreen State Finally Tells Students Some of Their Actions Were Criminal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCZNCmMFwcI
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7/18/2017 at 7:30am
The question now is whether any of the students will be punished for their criminal actions. We’re not holding our breath. The College Fix reported: Evergreen State finally tells protesters–two months after melee–their actions were ‘criminal’ A memo emailed Friday from an Evergreen State College administrator to students warned them that aggressively cornering and…
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Senate GOP Healthcare Bill is Dead, Trump Calls for Repeal

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2017

Senate to vote on clean repeal

Senate GOP Healthcare Bill is Dead, Trump Calls for Repeal

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7/18/2017 at 7:00am
Late Monday night, the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) was pronounced dead when Republicans failed to whip enough support to debate the bill, much less ensure its passage. Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) and Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) announced Monday night their refusal to support the BCRA in its current form, joining Sen….
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Media Russia-mania feeding frenzy will not cause permanent damage unless there is a “there there”

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2017

Some thoughts on Russia, Russia, Russia

Media Russia-mania feeding frenzy will not cause permanent damage unless there is a “there there”

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7/17/2017 at 9:00pm
The last post I wrote about the Donald Trump Jr. meeting was last Thursday, Trump Jr. and the Russian lawyer: “there’s something very unusual about this whole thing”. Subsequent to that post, NBC News broke the story that there were additional people at the meeting than had been disclosed previously. Nonetheless, I think…
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Dear Legal Insurrection readers, remember me?

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2017

Kathleen (McCaffrey) Breitman

Dear Legal Insurrection readers, remember me?

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7/17/2017 at 7:30pm
It’s been five years since I last posted in LI. As some of you may remember, I was the first non-Prof contributor back in 2010. I mostly covered the coveted late afternoon slot while Prof was teaching and I usually linked to articles that covered my funky amalgam of technology and free-market…
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