North Carolina Denies and Defies Science in House Bill 819

North Carolina Denies and Defies Science in House Bill 819

A controversial law in North Carolina, known as House Bill 819 (S.L. 2012-201), bans state and local agencies from basing its coastal policies on scientific…

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Selective Detention: On Bail’s Disproportionate Burden

Selective Detention: On Bail’s Disproportionate Burden

The Excessive Bail Clause of the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America, “Excessive bail shall not be required,” institutionalizes the…

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The Back Door to The New York Fed

The Back Door to The New York Fed

Situated at 33 Liberty Street, covering a trapezium-shaped block in downtown New York City is the stately, fortress-like edifice of the New York Branch of…

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