Tuesday links (5/27/14)

Check out this picture from Watertown's Memorial Day parade:

The state government wants to regulate Bitcoin and other virtual currencies.

Hyannis firefighters stop heroin overdose using the drug Narcan.

The case for abolishing the TSA.

Glenn Greenwald to publish list of US citizens who were targeted by the NSA.

Cryptome reveals that the head of the CIA in Kabul, Afghanistan is Mike Raiole.

Why every American should know about jury nullification.

Tuesday links (5/20/14)

Hospitals spent the most money on lobbying in Massachusetts during 2013. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court rules that defense attorneys must tell immigrant clients that deportation is "practically inevitable" if they plead guilty to a crime.

Report finds problems with care for people suffering from mental illness in Massachusetts.

The police shootouts that took place during the Boston Marathon bombing manhunt have led to an increase in mental health issues among Watertown's children.

Ibragim Todashev's killer: No wonder his identity was secret.

The NSA has been storing every phone call in the Bahamas.