Lawsuit Challenges No-Fly List

IMAGE: Bill Alldredge/Flickr By MARIANNE NACANAYNAY, age 13 The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, a Muslim civil rights group, has filed a class-action lawsuit (which acts on behalf of a large group instead of just an individual) against...

Connecticut Abolishes the Death Penalty

PHOTO: Flickr/My_Southborough Connecticut abolished the death penalty on April 25. Lawmakers who voted for the law said there were many cases in which those who hadn’t committed the crime were sentenced to death and that the penalty was administered unfairly....