A class action lawsuit filed against officers of an elite guard unit in Illinois prisons accuses the officers of beating and sexually abusing and humiliating hundreds of inmates. The officers, as well as the wardens of multiple facilities and leadership of the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC), are accused of engaging in a conspiracy in [...]
|By: Kevin Gosztola Friday March 20, 2015 11:00 am|
|By: Alvin McEwen Friday October 18, 2013 2:50 pm|
Any ridiculous notion of a “class action suit against homosexuality” is just that – a ridiculous notion. I’ve used many adjectives to describe the religious right, but I would never use the word “stupid.” They have neither the guts nor the stupidity to do something so dumb. Not only would it embarrass them but it would totally wreck their credibility.
|By: bmaz Wednesday April 27, 2011 6:34 pm|
Well, yes, of course this was the decision of the Roberts Court; it was as predictable as the sun rising in the east. The conservative block in the Roberts Court – Roberts, Scalia, Alito, Thomas and Kennedy rarely miss an opportunity to buck up big business and screw individuals and consumers when it comes to any issue involving class action law and/or standing. It is simply what they do, and they have no problem doing by politicized 5-4 majority opinion.