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86 Organizations Demand Zuckerberg to Improve Takedown Appeals

Facebook is heeding criticism for its content takedown and account deactivation appeals process, which was initiated alongside the company’s expanding content moderation practices.
Caroline Haskins
11.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Travel Ban Just Took a Major Hit from an Appeals Court

A three-judge panel ruled unanimously that a temporary halt to Trump's controversial executive order should remain in place.
Mike Pearl
2.10.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ted Cruz Once Fought to Keep Dildos Illegal in Texas

Before he was a Texas senator and Tea Party champion, Ted Cruz battled the dildo lobby as Texas solicitor general.
Helen Donahue
4.13.16
Stuff

An Alabama Man's Long, Nightmarish Quest for a New Murder Trial

Bill Kuenzel was convicted of murder in 1988 despite witnesses saying his co-worker was at the scene of the crime. 27 years later, will he get another hearing?
Eric Forman
1.25.16
News

One of the Canadians Convicted of Killing Their Roommate Loretta Saunders Wants to Appeal Her Sentence

Victoria Henneberry wants to start the appeal process despite missing the deadline to do so.
Hilary Beaumont
7.23.15
Europe

Silvio Berlusconi Found Guilty on Corruption Charges, but Won't Serve Any Time

The former Italian Prime Minister won't serve his prison sentence despite bribery conviction.
VICE News
7.8.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Last of the Angola Three Is Staying in Prison for at Least Two More Months

A judge ordered Woodfox's immediate release after 43 years in prison this week, but Louisiana successfully delayed the ruling for at least a couple more months.
Mike Pearl
6.12.15
News

Adnan Syed from 'Serial' May Be Inching Closer to Receiving a New Trial

A Monday ruling offers hope of new witness testimony for the man convicted of murder in 2000.
Mike Pearl
5.19.15
News

Why Are the Indian Authorities Still Banning a Documentary About the Country's Rape Problem?

This morning a court ruling prolonged the ban on India's Daughter," a BBC documentary about rape in India. But the longer it lasts, the more people will talk about it.
Laya Maheshwari
3.18.15
News

Indonesia Rejected Andrew Chan’s Final Appeal for Clemency

Chan's plea for clemency was rejected earlier this month. As an alleged ringleader of the Bali Nine drug smuggling ring he will now face imminent execution.
Paul Gregoire
1.23.15
News

Maryland Prosecutors Are Standing Behind Their Conviction of 'Serial' Suspect Adnan Syed

Prosecutors urged a Maryland court to deny Adnan Syed's request for appeal on Wednesday, rejecting his claim that his lawyer was ineffective and didn't help him negotiate a plea deal.
Allie Conti
1.14.15