Israel: Private Use Of Cannabis No Longer Criminalized Thursday, 18 April 2019

Posted by on Apr 20, 2019 in Featured, Uncategorized, War on Drugs | Comments

ISRAEL gets smart on Pot.   Jerusalem, Israel: Adults may possess or cultivate personal use amounts of cannabis in their homes, under new policies that took effect earlier this month. Under the amended law, which took effect on April 1, the private possession of cannabis is no longer classified as either a criminal or a civil violation. The possession or use of cannabis in public is punishable by a fine. In cases where an adult is in...

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Private prisons are unethical – The Understatement of the Decade! – kra

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments

Read related articles. Google “private prisons”. Second only to the “war on drugs” they are the worst thing to happen to our justice system! “They save money.”  Bullshit. READ Apples-to-Fish: Public and Private Prison Cost Comparisons – An Excellent and Thorough Analysis by Alex Friedmann     Excerpts from the Article: Prison is an unfortunate reality of civilization. As much as I adhere to a...

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Trump Barred From Forcing Asylum Seekers to Wait in Mexico

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments

More of YOUR tax dollars wasted because tRump and his advisers do not know the law AND do not obey the law!  Overall, the litigation due to this is costing YOU billions of dollars.  READ Federal courts have ruled against Trump administration policies at least 65 times Excerpts from the Article: The Trump administration was barred by a U.S. judge from forcing Central Americans seeking asylum from persecution to wait in Mexico for months or even...

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California Justice Calls Death Penalty System Dysfunctional – Another Move in the Right Direction – kra

Posted by on Apr 9, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Uncategorized | Comments

Doubtful that the current Supreme Court will do it, but it is loooong past time to declare the death penalty in America unconstitutional. It is demonstrably ineffective in deterring crime, fought with racism, and is applied capriciously.  Excepts from the Article: The death penalty system in the nation’s most populous state is dysfunctional and expensive, and a ballot measure approved by voters to speed up executions will not make it...

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Show the full Mueller report – Letter to the Editor

Posted by on Mar 30, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Uncategorized | Comments

PUBLISHED today, 3/30/19 on page A 7 of our state’s largest newspaper, the Wilmington News Journal: Show the full Mueller report Now that Mr. Mueller has given his report to the Justice Department, and talking heads are speculating endlessly about what is in it based only on the summary prepared by the Attorney General, all Americans should demand that the Report itself be made public. Then, and only then, can appropriate opinions be...

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