New DOC chief: ‘We have what it takes” – We’ll See! – kra

Posted by on Jul 16, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Police Brutality | 0 comments

Yeah, yeah, I have heard it all before. We shall see whether she has what it takes. The test will be whether she hold officers and medical staff accountable for their wrongdoing, or whether she goes along with what I heard criminal, abusive staff say over and over and over: “We stick together”! Time will tell. Excerpts from the Article: Claire DeMatteis officially replaced former Department of Correction Commissioner Perry Phelps in...

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Ohio Mayor’s Courts Are Huge Sources of Unjust Revenues

Posted by on Jul 15, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues | 0 comments

What a racket!  If the changes sought by the ACLU are not enacted, lawsuits should fly, to hold these people ACCOUNTABLE! Excerpts from the Article: U.S. jurisprudence generally strives to avoid conflicting interests and even the appearance of impropriety. This practice apparently does not apply to the system of mayor’s courts in Ohio. Reminiscent of ancient Star Chamber of England, Ohio mayor’s court proceedings have no court reporters or even...

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Essay on being Different – Baxter – Nobody is “better” than another; we’re all just different. 

Posted by on Jul 15, 2019 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues | 0 comments

Too many folks look down their noses at ex offenders, or “convicted felons”. Big mistake, especially when you consider that tens of thousands of them were wrongly convicted. Maybe this little essay helps make the point. Nobody is “better” than another; we’re all just different.  Essay on Being Different When my son was 5 or 6, we were enjoying the day swimming and playing at one of the many lakes in Orlando. Had a...

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Louisiana Prison Officials Sued for Trying to Block Investigation into Abuse of Disabled Prisoners

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | 0 comments

You know that having SEEN it for 5 years, “up close and personal”, and realizing how counterproductive it is, and how lawless it is, prison abuse is my #1 issue. See so many articles here under that subject.  This article is yet another instance of it, and echos much of what I have been saying for 7 years now. Knowing what really goes on in our prisons, I could only laugh at this statement! LDPSC spokesman Pastorick called the...

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Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds – New discoveries about the human mind show the limitations of reason. VERY Interesting – kra

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues | 0 comments

It is baffling to many of us why some people, most notably tRump supporters these days, will hold to certain beliefs DESPITE ALL OF THE EVIDENCE THAT THEY ARE INCORRECT!  I know from my 72 years of associating with thousands of ALL sorts of people – super smart, Chief Justices, other professionals, homeless folks, drug addicts, criminals … and everyone in between, that there is NO understanding the human mind … but this...

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Formerly incarcerated people are building their own businesses and giving others second chances

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues | 0 comments

This article was sent to me by great Delaware lawyer, Stephen Hampton, Esq., one of too few who will sue the prison jackasses – staff and administration – when that is necessary. These projects should get government funding – it’s a great way to reduce crime. According to the American Bar Association, there are over 45,000 laws on the books restricting people with criminal records, ranging from about 300 in Vermont to...

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