Category Archives: American war on women

E. Jean Carroll and New York State’s statute of limitations on rape

In a tweet, Lawrence Tribe tipped me off to this pretty startling possibility. Here’s the New York Court chart on statutes of limitations. Glide down to the “r” section. The law is N.Y. Crim. Proc. ยง 30.10(2)(a). The relevant section: … Continue reading

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Bernie Sisters will want to read this

Today, in the main news section of the Sunday New York Times, I read an interview Times reporter Sydney Ember did with Bernie Sanders. Since like most of us, I’ll bet, I’m paying sort of exquisite attention to the way … Continue reading

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Fundamentalism and its war against women

Every morning, after reading the front page and op ed section of the New York Times, I check what my fellow readers are saying about important news. I do this primarily because, when a story so upsets me I know … Continue reading

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