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Adam Bates

Former Policy Analyst, Cato’s Project on Criminal Justice
March 15, 2017
Commentary

Fair‐​Weather Federalists

Conservatives continue to champion the 10th Amendment while ignoring the Trump administration's overreach.
U.S. News & World Report (Online)
October 27, 2016
Commentary

Meet the Law That Turns Parents into Pedophiles

Legislators and prosecutors are within their rights to be tough as nails on child-sex abuse, but in their zeal to protect kids, keeping innocent parents out of the fray doesn’t seem like too much to ask.

New York Post
October 30, 2015
Commentary

End Drug War, Cut Gun Violence

Give up on unworkable, illogical gun laws and hit the violent criminal underworld where it hurts: End the black market for drugs.
CNN.com