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 2018-11-16 05:00 

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Despite Janus Ruling, Some Unions Still Forcing Public Workers to Pay Annual Dues...

In California, new lawsuits aim to make unions respect the Supreme Court's authority....

 2018-11-16 05:00 

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Movie Review: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald...

Odd wizarding couple of the year: Eddie Redmayne and Johnny Depp....

 2018-11-16 04:01 

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Reforming Environmental Policy: Zycher's Proposal and My Response...

A discussion on how to reform federal environmental policy....

 2018-11-16 02:41 

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More Reviews of Genesis 1-11...
 2018-11-15 23:10 

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The Florida Gubernatorial Race Is Over, and Trump Ally Ron DeSantis Has Won...

Though not as hotly contested as the U.S. Senate race, Florida's gubernatorial race has a clear winner....

 2018-11-15 21:45 

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NYC Councilman Wants to Spy on Bar Patrons in Order To Stop Sexual Harassment...

What happens when social justice and city bureaucracy meet? Everyone loses a little more privacy, and workers and business-owners alike suffer....

 2018-11-15 21:05 

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Dallas Taxpayers Are Shelling Out $725,000 to Defend an Ex-Cop Who Shot an Unarmed Teen...

Bad policing is costly in more ways than one....

 2018-11-15 20:40 

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Private Train Cars, Murder Task Forces, Captain Kirk: Cities Offered Amazon Some Weird Shit...

But none of it is a substitute for developing a robust and vibrant economy. And neither is landing a single big employer like Amazon....

 2018-11-15 20:05 

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Ranked-Choice Voting Flips House Seat in Maine...

GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin fails to get a majority vote. Jared Golden joins the House's new Democratic majority....

 2018-11-15 19:50 

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The 'Epidemic' of Underage Vaping Does Not Justify the FDA's E-Cigarette Restrictions...

The health burden on adults who continue smoking far outweighs the risks for teenagers who vape....

 2018-11-15 19:45 

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Judges Need Not Recuse Themselves Just Because They Are Facebook "Friends" with a Lawyer...

So holds the Florida Supreme Court (by a 4-3 vote)....

 2018-11-15 19:45 

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81 Percent of Homes in the San Francisco Metro Area Are Worth More Than $1 Million. That's Not Normal....

Restrictions on the supply of new housing are making California's cities increasingly unaffordable....

 2018-11-15 19:20 

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Bernie Sanders Targets Walmart With Latest Anti-Corporate Crusade...

After taking on Amazon, the democratic socialist has a new target: Walmart....

 2018-11-15 19:08 

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N.Y. Appellate Court Reverses Injunction Against Online Tabloid's Publishing "Images Depicting ... Lynching in Association with Plaintiff"...

The latest in the Brummer v. Wey (TheBlot) litigation, brought by Prof. Christopher Brummer, a former Obama nominee for the Commodity Futures Trading...

 2018-11-15 19:05 

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Rutgers University Reverses Course, Affirms Free Speech Rights for Professor Accused of Anti-White Racism...
 2018-11-15 17:40 

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Hey, Libertarians! The Criminal Justice Reform Movement Sees You Out There...

At a celebrity-headlined and media-focused summit on incarceration, the speakers recognize their allies....

 2018-11-15 16:31 

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Trump vs. Rule of Law at the Border: New at Reason...

He's breaking the country's asylum laws...

 2018-11-15 16:30 

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Trump's Border Lawlessness...

His anti-asylum proclamation is illegal and an abuse of his executive powers....

 2018-11-15 16:10 

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Portland City Council Rejects Mayor's Constitutionally Dubious 'Emergency Ordinance' on Protests...

Believe it or not, authorities can maintain the peace while also respecting the First Amendment....

 2018-11-15 16:05 

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The Meaning of Constitutional Meaning...

The People of New Hampshire have spoken! But what have they said?...

 2018-11-15 15:35 

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Proposed U.N. Test Ban on Gene Drives Is Idiotic...

The good news is that anti-technology activists are unlikely to succeed in imposing a global moratorium....

 2018-11-15 15:20 

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The Republican Tax Cuts Were a Political Failure. What Does That Mean for a Party That Agrees on Little Else?...

The GOP needs a new theory of government....

 2018-11-15 15:00 

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The Postal Service Lost $3.9 Billion Last Year...

Despite a $1 billion increase in revenue, unsustainable personnel costs pushed USPS' losses to such great heights....

 2018-11-15 14:36 

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Facebook Supported 'Sex Trafficking' Law So It Could Slam Rivals for Opposition and Cozy Up to Republican Critics: Reason Roundup...

Plus: Trump endorses sentencing reform and Bitcoin's value continues to fall....

 2018-11-15 14:00 

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Police Thought Dad Leaving the Mall With His Daughter Was a Kidnapper...
 2018-11-15 13:35 

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Don't Count on Americans Hating Each Other Any Less Post-Midterms...

Baffled by and fearful of each other, the political tribes remain consumed by loathing and dedicated to total victory....

 2018-11-15 13:35 

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Don't Count on Americans Hating Each Other Any Less Post-Midterms: New at Reason...

Baffled by and fearful of each other, the political tribes remain consumed by loathing and dedicated to total victory....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

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Digital Tax Fight Not Yet Over: New at Reason...

Indications suggest that the Paris-led effort to impose E.U.-level taxes on cross-border digital services has stalled. Opponents correctly painted the...

 2018-11-15 11:00 

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The Backpage Scandal Isn't What You Think: New at Reason...

How indie media entrepreneurs James Larkin and Michael Lacey became the targets of a federal witchhunt...

 2018-11-15 11:00 

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The Backpage Scandal Isn't What You Think...

How indie media entrepreneurs James Larkin and Michael Lacey became the targets of a federal witchhunt...

 2018-11-15 09:00 

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Brickbat: Apartheid...

The Youth Employment Service, a joint jobs program between the South African government and business, is refusing to enroll whites. In a statement, the...

 2018-11-15 05:01 

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Digital Tax Fight Not Yet Over...

High-tax nations are taking aim at tech companies....

 2018-11-15 00:07 

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Is Originalism a Theory? Is Living Constitutionalism?...

Legal scholar Eric Segall argues originalism doesn't qualify as a constitutional theory because originalists disagree on too many things. His case is...

 2018-11-14 23:30 

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Police Arrest Michael Avenatti for Alleged Domestic Violence Against Ex-Wife...

He reportedly said...

 2018-11-14 23:15 

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Airbnb Made D.C. Affordable for Tourists. The City Council Just Voted to Rein It In: New at Reason...

Hosts will be required to get a license, report their activities, and only rent properties where they reside....

 2018-11-14 23:04 

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Airbnb Made D.C. Affordable for Tourists. The City Council Just Voted to Rein It In....

Hosts will be required to get a license, report their activities, and only rent properties where they reside....

 2018-11-14 22:35 

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U. Pittsburgh Wants YAF to Pay $5,500 Security Fee to Host Ben Shapiro...
 2018-11-14 22:20 

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The 'Frightening and High' Factoid About Sex Offender Recidivism Still Stalks Courts Across the Land, Completely Untethered From Actual Numbers...

Justice Anthony Kennedy's bogus 2002 claim figures prominently in defenses of an Arizona bail ban....

 2018-11-14 21:50 

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Trump Endorses Criminal Justice Bill, Giving Momentum to Long-Delayed Reforms...
 2018-11-14 21:40 

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California Wildfires Destroy Homes and Lives. Why Do Regulators Encourage Building in Fire Zones?...

A toxic mix of bad insurance regulations and bad housing regulations ensure Golden State residents will continue to return to fire ravaged areas....

 2018-11-14 21:00 

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Georgetown 'Tree Killer' Fined $53,000 for 'Excessive Pruning' on His Own Property...

The homeowner was working to preserve a historic building...

 2018-11-14 20:45 

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Does Trump Really Think You Need ID to Buy a Box of Breakfast Cereal?...

Also, are people putting on disguises so they can vote more than once?...

 2018-11-14 20:00 

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Over 20,000 New Jersey Drunk-Driving Cases Might Be Tossed Due to Uncalibrated Breath Tests...

New Jersey State Police Sgt. Marc Dennis was charged with falsifying records....

 2018-11-14 17:19 

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Checks and Balances...

Conservative and libertarian lawyers are joining together to speak out in defense of constitutional governance, traditional legal norms, and the rule...

 2018-11-14 16:40 

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Man Pleads Guilty to Charges in Deadly Swatting Prank Call...

Police, however, still shift away responsibility for killing unarmed, innocent Wichita man....

 2018-11-14 16:25 

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Mitch McConnell Touts Wild Spending Bills as 'Bipartisan' Accomplishments...

Should the Senate majority leader really be celebrating more reckless spending?...

 2018-11-14 16:10 

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Bob Woodward Is Right: The Press Is 'Emotionally Unhinged' About Trump...

The legendary newsman calls for more reporting rather than more outrage or puffery....

 2018-11-14 15:45 

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Widely Reported Alarming Ocean Warming Study Is Wrong...

Study claiming that the oceans had accumulated 60 percent more heat than previously calculated is wrong....

 2018-11-14 15:31 

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A Fun Line About the Internet of Things: "The S in IoT stands for 'security'"...

I just saw it quoted myself; don't know who came up with it, but if any of you do, please let me know so I can give proper credit....

 2018-11-14 15:30 

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Pennsylvania's Governor Wants Credit for Releasing Amazon HQ2 Bid After It No Longer Mattered...

Sure, the public deserves to know what Amazon was getting offered. But it deserved to know all along, too....

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