San Francisco Eliminates Fees on Jail Phone Calls

Posted by on Sep 4, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now! | 0 comments

Several years ago (7) I organized a statewide boycott of prison phones by inmates, to lower costs. It was successful; rates were reduced 3 months later. READ Families push for lower prison phone rates, more open visits – READ WHAT YOU CAN DO, AND DO IT! – kra  The ridiculously high fees are counter productive; the more people stay in touch with family, the better they do when they get out.       We are never again...

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Practical Tip – Do a Demand Letter instead of a Lawsuit – This works great and SAVES YOU A LOT OF AGGRAVATION – kra

Posted by on Jul 16, 2020 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Police Brutality, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now!, Videos, War on Drugs |

Even when I was practicing full time, I often suggested to a client who came in saying “i want to sue X” that we do a Demand Letter first.   Recently, I have helped folks with Demand Letters, with great results – One person got a check from the insurance company which was giving her a run around, another got a check from the lawyer for his malpractice … and several more. To discuss the possibilities and answer any...

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Commentary or Letter to Editor – Public Warning! – 6/10/20 DON’T FALL FOR IT! – Make tRump Toast in 2020! kra

Posted by on Jun 10, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! |

Why do I post this here?  Because Douche Bag in Chief is as harmful to criminal justice as he is to everything else he touches! I just sent this to my email list of about 400 Press outlets.   Commentary or Letter to Editor – Public Warning! – 6/10/20 DON’T FALL FOR IT! THE ADS ARE RUNNING NOW, and Trump’s ad agency does know how to push your “hot buttons” to try to manipulate you to vote for this hate...

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Letter to the Editor – Delaware’s Hidden Gem – 5/20/20 – kra

Posted by on May 20, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! |

PUBLISHED, at the top of p A5 of the Delaware State News of 5/26/20. Letter to the Editor – Delaware’s Hidden Gem – 5/20/20 – kra Why is this posted here?  Reducing homelessness reduces crime. Letter to the Editor – Delaware’s Hidden Gem – 5/19/20 – kra There is a place, a facility, a home, right here in Dover, Delaware, which truly is an extraordinary accomplishment.  It is part school, part healing center, part training center, part spiritual...

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The American Legal Industry -short essay by kra 3-31-20

Posted by on Mar 31, 2020 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now!, War on Drugs |

  This image pretty well sums it up. Did you know that for every 1 person arrested, 29 people make money?! It is no wonder that all manner of people/groups spend BILLIONS of dollars annually fighting needed changes to our wildly screwed up justice system. For them, it is merely job preservation. Never mind that most of them don’t actually help anyone, (neither individuals nor society) that the system is so fucked up that thousands...

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Delaware GOP says Democratic Sen. Bryan Townsend should resign over Rush Limbaugh meme – And my Letter to Editor – kra

Posted by on Feb 14, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! |

As head of the Delaware Republicans, M. Jane Brady, is entitled to her opinions, however wrong the may consistently be. Excerpts from the Article: The head of the Delaware Republican Party says a Democratic state senator should resign after the lawmaker posted a meme on social media likening conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh to a member of the Ku Klux Klan. “As a member of the Senate, he’s demeaned the entire body of the...

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