immunity

US Supreme Court clarifies sovereign immunity from tort suits.

Posted March 28th, 2013 by wallacenolen
Tags:

US Supreme Court clarifies the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) waives the government's sovereign immunity from tort suits, but excepts from that waiver certain intentional torts in case of Millbrook v United States.

Read more »

Man shot in doorway at 1:30 AM by police ruled justifiable homicide

Posted September 26th, 2012 by phonon
Tags:

The Lake County Sheriff's Office was justified in shooting Andrew Lee Scott, the state attorney's office said Tuesday. Scott died in July after deputies opened fire when the 26-year-old answered a knock on his door in the middle of the night with a gun in his hand.

Read more »

Indiana bill would make cops immune from damages they cause to cars

Posted February 21st, 2012 by Arsenic
Tags:

Proposed bill in Indiana would make cops immune from being liable for any damages they cause to your vehicle when helping stranded motorists.

Imagine if your mechanic was immune from this

Read more »

$12k in damage to car looking for drugs, none found

Posted December 29th, 2011 by phonon
Tags:

When Pompton Lakes police seized Darren Richardson’s car on a rainy September afternoon, they told him it was headed for an impound lot. When they returned it three weeks later, he says, the 2004 BMW belonged in a junk yard. According to police reports, the damage to the black BMW 325i came in the aftermath of a traffic stop during which officers detected a "strong odor of raw marijuana" inside the vehicle. Searching for a cache of drugs, members of three different police agencies and a detective from a federal drug task force spent two days tearing the car apart, the reports said.

Read more »

NH Police are IMMUNE to liability

Posted May 12th, 2010 by tuzzz
Tags:

Supreme Court Case Establishes Official Immunity for Police Officers and Police Departments in New Hampshire

Read more »

Cops on Rampage: Beat and Arrest Chinese Diplomat in Houston

According to a CBS News report, Houston police last Saturday tried to stop a car which was missing a license plate. When the car didn't stop, they pursued it into a garage without realizing the garage belonged to the Chinese Consulate. Police handcuffed and arrested the driver, injuring him, the CBS report said.

Read more »

8 Shameless Abuses of Diplomatic Immunity

Diplomatic immunity may be intended to keep diplomats from running afoul of local authorities while serving abroad, but some workers take it as a license to act like jerks. While the Vienna Conventions on International Relations of 1961 outline a series of safeguards that protect diplomats from being unfairly punished should tempers flare between their country and their host nations, more than a few diplomats have taken advantage of their privileges in an irritating way. Here are just a few annoying little liberties diplomats have taken.

Read more »

Air Times & Contact

LIVE 7 Days a Week!
Mon-Sun: 7pm-10pm Eastern

Call toll-free:
1-855-450-FREE

You can also Skype us.

Join our Email List

Stay up to date with the latest about Free Talk Live, and receive our Weekly Digest email - the most popular stories for the week from our front page and also the week's audio highlights!

See our past emails.


Free Talk Live 2.5

Welcome Free Talk Live 2.5! Now, with Reddit!
 
You'll need a Reddit account before you can vote on and submit show prep. (That is different from your FTL/AMP account.)

The content here is the same as you will see on the FTL Subreddit. Please submit bug reports on the appropriate BBS subforum.

Enjoy the new site and thanks for submitting your content!

Google+

New forum topics

Who's online

There are currently 1 user and 0 guests online.

Online users

  • Herece
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Liberty Stickers
Watch the Ridley Report
Mark Warden - New Hampshire Realtor
Free Talk Live Image
Amazon
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
Free Talk Live Image
shiny badges
Midas Resources
Advertise Market Promote with AMP
Free Keene - NH Liberty Activism
freedomcam.net
Free State Project
Join the Shire Society
Free Talk Live Image
Freedom's Phoenix
iHeartRadio
stitcher smartradio
FTL on AudioNow
bitcoin not bombs
Liberty on the Rocks
Free Talk Live Image