Former Calumet County District Attorney Responds to Sexual Harassment Charges

Ken Kratz, the former District Attorney for Calumet County in Wisconsin has responded to a lawsuit charging him of sexual harassment by Stephanie Van Groll.  The lawsuit accuses Kratz of violating Groll’s constitutional rights to due process and equal protection by sending her sexually explicit messages while prosecuting her ex boyfriend.  A number of other…

Sony Sues Hacker in California

George Hotz, also known as geohot on Youtube is the target of a Sony Entertainment America lawsuit. Sony’s complaint charges Hotz of violating copyright, computer fraud and abuse acts as well as California State law. The suit asks for a restraining order against Hotz, a hacker, who has posted ways to “jailbreak” the PlayStation 3…

Justice Scalia: Constitution Doesn’t Prohibit Discrimination Against Women or Gays

Justice Scalia has recently been criticized for stating the Constitution does not protect women or homosexuals against discrimination. Justice Scalia also stated that the Constitution need not reflect the current wishes of society, and although the Constitution does not require discrimination based on gender or sexual orientation, it does not prohibit it either. Specifically, he…