Welcome to Monday, the 41st anniversary of Affirmed’s victory in the Preakness Stakes.
Here are some news items to get your week started:
— The “American Taliban” is scheduled to be released from prison this week.
— A California man is freed after 17 years in prison for a murder he didn’t try to commit.
— A proposal to tighten the link between law school accreditation and bar exam passage gains traction.
— The Texas Senate approves an amendment to the state’s “revenge porn” law amid First Amendment concerns.