Tag Archives: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions supports vigorous civil asset forfeiture? Um, Trump

Don’t know how I missed this story dated July 2017. Maybe it was because I was busy not missing too much else, and maybe because… Wait. First, DailyKos poked me about it the other day. Using imaginary statistics of rising … Continue reading

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DOJ and DHS: America’s Maurice Papons

Source: Justice Department Seeks Dismissal of Lawsuits Seeking to Preserve DACA – The New York Times As the Trump administration and its perverse minions ramp up deportations of immigrants, I think–inevitably and inevitably with horror and rage–of Maurice Papon. Although … Continue reading

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Gee, you think this might lead to lawsuits?

From 538 Significant Digits: Title VII Attorney General Jeff Sessions has changed a federal policy with a memo to agency heads and U.S. attorneys indicating that Title VII’s sex discrimination protections do not apply to transgender workers. This could lead … Continue reading

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