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Posts tagged police state


Aug 11, 2011
@ 5:06 pm

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A guilty verdict could result in deportation or denial of naturalization.

Automated recording that plays in California TRAFFIC court proceedings.
Um, so now we’re deporting people for speeding? (via statehate)

Oh yeah, we deport people for anything from minor traffic infractions to reporting domestic violence.


Aug 6, 2011
@ 9:45 am

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There is something chilling and totalitarian about this insistence that cops have the right to do as they wish without what amounts to public oversight. What is it they fear? After all, the officer who is being videotaped can protect himself by doing one simple thing: his job.

— Leonard Pitts Jr., “Police vs. cameras: Why the objection?” (via excitablehonky)