When Bad Medicine Ha...

When Bad Medicine Happens To Good...

Love is (Not) All Yo...

Love is (Not) All you...

When Medicine Makes ...

The prescription drug you’ve been on for years can have sudden, scary side effects. Los Angeles civil attorney Lisa Herbert(not her real name), 61, was shopping at Trader Joe’s one evening in June 2009 when she suddenly became disoriented. For an hour she wandered the aisles in a...

Misdiagnosed: When Y...

No one knew what was wrong with Tom Hopper. In 2007, at 64, the Baltimore accounting consultant began losing weight, which he welcomed at first because he needed to go on a diet. But a few months later Hopper was crippled by episodes of uncontrollable vomiting and diarrhea, sometimes for...

Special feature: Tex...

— “Why don’t they just test the damned evidence?”   The day of death had arrived. Wednesday, March 24. A light rain began to fall as the prison van transported Henry Skinner to Huntsville. Skinner writes:  Damn, what a bunch of guns. You ain’t never seen...

Special feature: Cal...

– “If you lose before the Supreme Court, this whole program of litigation relying on the 14th Amendment is gone–and we’ve just lost the whole ballgame.” 1953. One faction of the NAACP in the lead up to Brown v. Board of Education On Monday, December 6, San...

Special feature: The...

Airport travel these days is unpleasant, at best, but for a man with a bushy beard, bald head and the name Abdullah al-Kidd, it must be hell.  Every time he travels ““ within the U.S. or to and from Saudi Arabia, where he currently lives ““ security agents pull him aside and...