Wednesday links (4/21/14)

Massachusetts police are citing and even arresting people with legal medical marijuana. Timothy Alben, the head of the state police, said police should "err on the side of caution and probably issue a criminal complaint" and let the courts sort it out if they encounter someone with marijuana. The mayor of Somerville will be signing an executive order barring the city from locking people up solely for the purpose of allowing federal agents to pick them up for suspected immigration violations.

Worcester's data about complaints against police officers understate how much police abuse actually happens.

New FBI boss still focused on making up fake terrorist plots, may make up fake criminal plots too.

Newly released documents show past government efforts to force gay people out of their jobs.

Why does the government have a hands-off list for certain terrorist supporters?

Video shows unprovoked killing of Palestinian teenagers by Israeli soldiers.