Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Sex offender law is challenged over rural / urban disparity.
The suit contends offenders from urban areas wait longer — perhaps indefinitely — for releases that get approved much easily in rural counties.
Tech Stream: Data-driven policing's threat to our constitutional rights.
The New York Times: U.S. Justice Department imposes limits on monitors of local police.
He said the department would immediately put in place 19 actions to address police concerns, including placing caps on monitors’ fees and assessing their work after a set term to determine whether their contracts should be renewed or whether the consent decree should be terminated.
And the department will restrict monitors from serving on multiple cases at the same time.
CNN: The Justice Department also restricts chokeholds and no-knock warrants.
Vox: The U.S. Supreme Court is drunk on its own power.
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