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Washington Constitutional Amendment Would Change Ballot Initiative Process

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A Washington constitutional amendment would force ballot initiatives to include specific funding plans.

Federal Judge Says Secular Humanism Is A Religion

OPB |Nov. 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: A federal judge ruled that a case brought by a prison inmate who identifies as a secular humanist can go forward.

Winning Lincoln High School Constitution Team Talks Civics

OPB |May 13, 2014 12:25 p.m.

TUESDAY: Members of Lincoln's Constitution team discuss civics education in light of a new poll suggesting Oregon voters are woefully lacking knowledge in the subject.

Oregon Appeals Court Ruling Addresses Warrantless Search Of Animals

OPB |April 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The court reversed a misdemeanor conviction for animal neglect, throwing out evidence from a veterinarian who tested a dog without a warrant.

Right to a Jury Trial

Oct. 02, 2012 12:20 p.m.

How will an Oregon Court of Appeals ruling on the right to a jury trial affect counties across Oregon? 

Third Parties: Constitution Party

Aug. 22, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Our series on Oregon's minor parties continues with a look at what makes the Constitution Party of Oregon unique.

Searching Electronic Devices Without a Warrant

Jan. 31, 2012 9:06 a.m.

A federal judge in Eugene has ruled that reviewing information from electronic devices without a warrant is a violation of Fourth Amendment rights.

School Funding in the Courts

Jan. 11, 2012 9:30 a.m.

Washington's state Supreme Court ruled that the state is not meeting its constitutional requirements to fund education.

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