Fourteenth Amendment

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2014

    Lawsuit: Anaheim Police "Executed" Cuffed Man in Cover Up

    A lawsuit filed this week claims Anaheim police officers covered up what really happened on the night of July 22, 2012, when they shot and killed Joel Acevedo. The Orange County District Attorney's (OCDA) office completed its investigation into the shooting clearing officer Kelly Phillips on the gro ... More >>

  • News

    June 12, 2014

    Anaheim Police's Mad Dog

    [Moxley Confidential] K9 attack on baby in a stroller inches to trial. Plus: Register boss showing cracks, voters re-elect Neanderthal judge

  • Columns

    March 6, 2014

    Why Don't Other Latinos Like Being Called Mexican?

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And did Mexicans face legal segregation like African-Americans?

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    ACLU: Anaheim's Anti-Homeless Crackdown Legally "Disingenuous"

    The Anaheim City Council unanimously passed an ordinance last week that imposes a ban on camping in parks and other public spaces while allowing for the confiscation of property deemed "abandoned" and $40,000 for the early opening of the Fullerton Armory Emergency Shelter during the winter to show t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2012

    [UPDATED with Second Reading Approval:] Lake Forest Scraps Pervs-in-Parks Ban

    See the update at the end of this post about the council vote on second reading. ORIGINAL POST, DEC. 5, 9:39 A.M.: The Lake Forest City Council voted Tuesday night to repeal its ban on registered sex offenders in city parks. These are the same city leaders that last year passed the ordinance establi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2012

    Federal Lawsuit Challenges Sex Offender Bans in Parks of Four Orange County Cities

    Just days after District Attorney Tony Rackauckas honored Fountain Valley for approving on first reading a ban on registered sex offenders in city parks--based on a county law he co-wrote--word came that a registered sex offender has sued two cities bordering Fountain Valley and two other Orange Cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2011

    Orange County Gang Injunction Suffers Major Defeat: ACLU

    ​A federal judge ruled today that the Orange County District Attorney and Orange Police Department violated due process rights by denying hearings to those the agencies suspected of being gang members, dealing what the American Civil Liberties Union called "a major victory" to those legally oppo ... More >>

  • News

    December 23, 2010

    Return to Sender

    What would comprehensive immigration reform look like if the Feds got off their duffs?

  • Columns

    December 9, 2010
  • Columns

    December 2, 2010

    How the United States Is Like a Piñata

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And where does it say that Arizona's infamous SB 1070 is anti-Mexican?

  • News

    December 2, 2010

    FAIR-y Tales In the Immigration Debate

    Anti-immigrant think tanks are aiming their dubious statistics at the 14th Amendment

  • News

    October 21, 2010

    Grinding Justice

    Operation Streamline costs millions, tramples the Constitution, treats migrants like cattle, doesn't work

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2010

    Chapman Constitutional Scholar Rebuffs Orly Taitz's Overtures

    ​Professor Ronald Rotunda of Orange's Chapman University School of Law scored some publicity at the confirmation hearings for Elena Kagan when he showed up while wearing a natty bow tie and jacket. He may seem to be of another era, but he's definitely plugged into new technologies--so mu ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 8, 2010

    Gabacha Fiesta Queens?

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] Also, hot and sexy Latin chicks on telenovelas!

  • News

    May 6, 2010

    Mi Casa Es Mi Casa

    How Fullerton resident Alex Bernal's 1943 battle against housing discrimination helped change the course of American civil rights

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    Live Free Now

    Ask me how: Talking taxes and trilaterals in Irvine