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Absolute Immunity

Radley Balko

The Untouchables: America's Misbehaving Prosecutors, And The System That Protects Them | Radley Balko | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS -- Some questions seem particularly prone to set John Thompson off. Here's one he gets a lot: Have the prosecutors who sent him to death r...

The Supreme Court Applies Immunity to Prevent Suits

Brad Reid | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics
Brad Reid

Federal law preempted state law tort claims of negligence and fraud against the Army contractors that the heirs had sued. Consequently, the public policy question to consider is how broadly to extend immunity from suits?