Ferguson’s “free speech zone” is a padlocked no-man’s-land

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The ACLU was denied an emergency injunction against Ferguson’s cops’ illegal “no standing on the sidewalk” rule because Ferguson promised to erect a “free speech zone,” but the only thing on that site is a fenced-off, locked-up pen that no one is allowed to use.
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Hit-and-run suspect to victim: “Look what you did to my car”

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Ryan Hamilton might not have seen the Nissan Altima coming outside of his home in New Jersey. After all, it was 2:30 a.m. on a Sunday. By the time its driver had run him over, then run him over twice again in an attempt to get away, he probably knew it was there. And when the driver told him “Look what you did to my car,” it’s a fair bet he knew what had struck him. Read the rest

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