Monthly Archives: February 2010

8 of 10 Accused Child Abductors in Haiti Released

Eight of the ten American missionaries charged with child abduction in Haiti have been released. The individuals were released by the presiding judge, but may need to return for questioning. They were flown back to the United States on a…

Will Legislation Limit the Supreme Court’s Decision on Corporation Campaign Donations?

The majority of Americans, regardless of political view, support Congressional efforts to limit the effect of the Supreme Court’s recent decision on campaign contributions. Last month, the Supreme Court held that the government may not ban political spending by corporations…

Louisiana Seeks Declaratory Judgment Against 84 Death Row Inmates

The state of Louisiana has sued 84 death row inmates, seeking declaratory judgment that the execution method complies with state law. The state named all 84 death row inmates in a counterclaim to one prisoner’s suit in which he challenged…