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Minnesota Raw Milk Farmer’s Charge Dismissed

101213_1802_RawMilkCome1.jpg Despite admitting to breaking the law by selling raw milk and other unpasteurized dairy products, Minnesota farmer Michael Hartmann had his charge dismissed and has been released from probation. Sibley County District Court Judge Erica MacDonald determined after a hearing in Gaylord, Minn., that Hartmann should not be assessed further penalties for his actions, and […]

Senate Candidate Sean Haugh Shakes Up Political Machine in NC

Sean-Haugh1 North Carolina joins at least 10 other states with Libertarian U.S. Senate candidates that are shaking up election season. Libertarians are poised to draw votes in Montana, Oregon, Colorado, Minnesota, Iowa, Arkansas, Michigan, Virginia, West Virginia and Alaska. The party is currently working to collect enough signatures to appear on ballots in Kentucky and New […]

Fifth Amendment Violation? Police Get Warrant to Take Photo of Teen's Erection in Bizarre Child Pornography Sexting Case

how-to-unlock-cell-phone-1 How’s this for a new low in the area of American “law enforcement”. A 17-year-old boy has been charged with possessing and manufacturing child pornography — for taking pictures of himself which he texted to his teenage girlfriend. But, in addition to how completely ridiculous that sounds, prosecutors in Prince William County have now informed […]

Federal Judge Upholds Colorado Gun Laws as Constitutional

gun-laws-21 A federal judge upheld Colorado's controversial new gun control laws Thursday, ruling that limits to the size of ammunition magazines and requirements for universal background checks are not unconstitutional. In her 50-page written ruling, U.S. District Chief Judge Marcia Krieger took pains to note that her ruling wasn't an "opinion as to whether a law is […]

Reality TV Star Thomas Ravenel Seeks to Dethrone Lindsey Graham

thomas ravenel November's U.S. Senate election in South Carolina just got a bit more interesting after Charleston businessman and reality TV star Thomas Ravenel said he's considering jumping into the race, only if he can get the signatures. With less than a month to the filing deadline, Ravenel, who was state treasurer before resigning due to federal drug […]