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Top Human Rights Stories of 2013

Jim Murphy | Posted 02.16.2014 | World
Jim Murphy

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Miranda, McVeigh, and the Boston Marathon Bombing: Where's the Distinction?

Adam Banner | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime
Adam Banner

When investigators had their answers and Tsarnaev had already incriminated himself, only then did they read him his rights. He immediately fell silent, protecting the rights previously denied him.

Choosing Your Own Theatrical Adventure

Bess Rowen | Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts
Bess Rowen

When Miranda began and I realized that the entire audience would literally be voicing their opinions as the show progressed, I was very excited to see this kind of audience-chooses-their-own-adventure theatre.

WATCH: Surfer Blood Perform On 'Jimmy Fallon'

Posted 01.10.2012 | Miami

Last night, West Palm Beach indie band Surfer Blood performed on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. See the clip below and the full episode on LateNightWit...

From YouTube to Broadway, Colleen Ballinger Talks Miranda

James Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
James Sims

Colleen Ballinger has stumbled across a unique path to fame. What began as a mockery of YouTube musicians has turned into a career opportunity with global appeal.

Eric Holder: Miranda Rights Should Be Modified For Terrorism Suspects

Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder said for the first time today on ABC's "This Week" that the Obama administration is open to modifying Miranda protections...

There You Go Again: the Death Rites of Miranda

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

GOP candidates are manly men who fight for law and order. Only leftist weaklings bother with details like fair trials or worry about executing innocent prisoners.

Friday Talking Points [122] -- Bikini Bottom Update

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Since it's the Friday after month's-end, the new monthly unemployment numbers were released today. Which adds another bar to the "bikini bottom" char...

Republicans Use Faisal Shahzad Arrest To Renew Miranda Rights Debate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With suspected terrorist Faisal Shahzad in custody, the debate over what rights should be given to the Pakistani-American man now facing charges in co...

What Makes a Woman Sexy? Not Whining, Samantha

Holly Robinson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Holly Robinson

It seemed like a good idea to take my daughter to see Sex and the City 2 for her birthday; it was a rainy Saturday and SATC2 was the only local movie ...

Elena Kagan and the Death of Miranda

Charles Weisselberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles Weisselberg

On June 1, the U.S. Supreme Court finally dealt Miranda a death blow. Elena Kagan, Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court, was complicit in Miranda's demise.

Sex and the City 2 Offers Even More Cliche Per Gay (VIDEO)

Bryan Safi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Bryan Safi

Let's be honest -- no one does designer clothes, Manolo Blahniks and gay clichés like Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda.

'Modifying' Miranda Rights Modifies The Political Debate

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Hammered for months by Republicans as soft on terrorism, Attorney General Eric Holder and the rest of the Obama administration are ...

Quarles Public Safety Exception to Miranda: The Ethical, Legal and Effective Answer to "Ticking Time Bombs"

Coleen Rowley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

In 1984, the Supreme Court created an exception to the Miranda rule when the questioning was designed to protect public safety -- and it's largely been ignored by prosecutors and courts.

Abdulmutallab Given Miranda Warning After He Stopped Talking

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The decision to advise the accused Christmas Day attacker of his right to remain silent was made after teleconferences involving at least four governm...

An Intelligent Way to Enhance National Security?

Human Rights First | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Human Rights First

By Daphne Eviatar, Senior Associate, Law and Security Ever since the failed attempt to blow up a Northwest airline carrier on Christmas Day, critics ...

Exes And The City

Morty White | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Morty White

Now that the "Sex and the City" movie is making women crazy again, I remembered all those girls who drove me nuts trying to be like the Fab Four. Did these girls, in fact, go on to lead the lives of their "Sex and the City" heroes? I decided to call them up and ask.