Category Archives: Criminal Law

What Exactly Are Brian Kolfage and Steve Bannon Accused of Doing?

What Exactly Are Brian Kolfage and Steve Bannon Accused of Doing? Source: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer We Build the Wall is a crowdfunding campaign that has raised more than $25 million from hundreds of thousands of donors. On Thursday, Steve Bannon, Brian Kolfage, Andrew Badolato, and Timothy Shea were arrested and charged with one count each […]

Hope For Atlanta Officer Rolfe After DA Loses Re-Election

Hope For Atlanta Officer Rolfe After DA Loses Re-Election Source: Kent D. Johnson/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool Officer Garrett Rolfe was maliciously charged with murder and ten other counts in June by then-District Attorney Paul Howard. Last night, Howard was unseated by a tenacious young woman who worked under Howard for 16 years. Fani Willis […]

Phoenix Police Shooting Was Justified Use of Force

Phoenix Police Shooting Was Justified Use of Force Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo With great power comes great responsibility. When a citizen answers the police knocking on his door with a firearm in hand, he assumes a lethal risk. He immediately becomes a deadly threat to the officers and should expect the officers to arm themselves […]

Phoenix Police Shot and Killed a White Man In May. Have You Heard About It?

Phoenix Police Shot and Killed a White Man In May. Have You Heard About It? Source: AP Photo/Terry Tang On May 21, 2020, Officer Jeff Cooke of the Phoenix Police Department shot and killed Mr. Ryan Whitaker while responding to a domestic disturbance call at Mr. Whitaker’s apartment in Phoenix, Arizona. On July 15, 2020, […]

‘Equal Justice’: The Politicization of Prosecution

‘Equal Justice’: The Politicization of Prosecution Source: AP Photo/Jim Salter As she announced felony charges against the McCloskeys, St. Louis prosecutor Kim Gardner noted something that most people missed: that she was elected to pursue “equal justice.“ What exactly is “equal justice,” and how is it distinguished from justice? “Equal justice” is a term used […]

The Atlanta Wendy’s Officer Shooting: Justified Use of Force

The Atlanta Wendy’s Officer Shooting: Justified Use of Force Source: Atlanta Police Department via AP How It Actually Happened Atlanta police arrived at Wendy’s in response to a 911 call about a man passed out in a drive-through lane. When the first officer arrived on scene, Officer Brosnan, he observed that the vehicle in question […]

Flynn’s Lawyers Expose KGB-style Behavior At the DOJ and FBI

Flynn’s Lawyers Expose KGB-style Behavior At the DOJ and FBI Marina Medvin Source: AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta On April 24, the DOJ produced exculpatory evidence to Michael Flynn’s defense team. While the contents are currently under seal, we received a glimpse of what was handed over through Flynn’s defense filing with the court. The new […]

Police Officers and Judge Push Back On Leftist Prosecutor’s Marijuana Sanctuary Policy

Police Officers and Judge Push Back On Leftist Prosecutor’s Marijuana Sanctuary Policy Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not necessarily represent the views of Townhall.com. Source: AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus, File A handful of local police officers and the Honorable Mark C. Simmons, a General District Court Judge in Fairfax […]

Fairfax Virginia Is Now A Marijuana Sanctuary City

Fairfax Virginia Is Now A Marijuana Sanctuary City Marina Medvin The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not necessarily represent the views of Townhall.com. Source: AP Photo/Hans Pennink Fairfax County, Virginia: The largest county in Virginia with a population of 1.2 million people, elected a George Soros-backed prosecutor for a leftist re-design […]