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January 23, 2015
Boston Globe
Who Likes Massachusetts’s Professional Licensing System?
Did you know you have to spend 1,000 hours in class to become an apprentice barber in Massachusetts?   More

January 22, 2015
CNN
States seize cash, property from motorists
On a bright, clear morning in April 2013, two professional poker players from California were heading west on Interstate 80 in rural Iowa when they were stopped by two Iowa State Troopers ...   More

January 21, 2015
The New York Times
$447,000 Seized by Government Will Be Returned to Business
Loretta E. Lynch, the United States attorney for New York’s Eastern District and President Obama’s nominee for attorney general, signed off on Tuesday to a settlement that would return $447,000 seized from a family-run Long Island business ...   More

January 21, 2015
The Hill
Celebrating a First Amendment milestone
It all began when a group of American citizens decided to make a movie ...   More

January 20, 2015
National Review
When Courts Abdicate
There’s nothing originalist in rubber-stamping laws that wrongly infringe liberty.    More

January 20, 2015
Wall Street Journal
Tying Up the First Amendment With Red Tape
The five-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark campaign-finance ruling in Citizens United v. FEC is Wednesday ...   More

January 20, 2015
Wall Street Journal
Eric Holder’s Good Deed
It isn’t often that we praise Eric Holder , but the Attorney General deserves it for reining in the increasingly abusive practice of “civil forfeiture,” ...   More

January 20, 2015
The Washington Post
Holder limits seized-asset sharing process that split billions with local, state police
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. on Friday barred local and state police from using federal law to seize cash, cars and other property without warrants or criminal charges.   More

January 15, 2015
National Review
Rand Paul Is Right: Judicial Restraint Is Wrong
The “judicial restraint” long championed by the Right was born of Progressivism and helped saddle the nation with Obamacare ...   More

January 12, 2015
The Boston Globe
How requiring too much training hurts workers and consumers alike
It’s great to be a highly qualified professional. But critics say excessive licensing demands have a cost for everyone else ...   More