Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy in the US – LOCK THEM UP! – kra

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs | 0 comments

And the filing should be examined closely for fraudulent transfers of money out of the company. The greedy ratbastard Sackler may have drained billions of $$$$ from the company b4 the filing. SOME COMPANY EXECUTIVES SHOULD BE IMPRISONED! Excerpts from the Article: The company’s board approved the Chapter 11 filing on Sunday. The move is designed in part to resolve more than 2,000 lawsuits filed against Purdue over its alleged role in the...

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America’s Jails Are Pretending the Opioid Crisis Doesn’t Exist Correctional facilities refuse to provide medically assisted treatment for opioid withdrawal and people are dying at alarming rates as a result.

Posted by on Sep 13, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs | 0 comments

Another article which reminds me of the many times I SAW guards walk right by the cell of someone who clearly was in agony, ignoring his requests to get to the infirmary, and laughing as they strolled on.  I really must devote more time to writing my book; it is such a slow process, but I do think it will raise a bit of a ruckus when published. Excerpts from the Article: When Matthew Herring was arrested in 2016 for a probation violation and...

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Bill would ban Michigan from housing inmates in private prisons – Good move! – kra

Posted by on Sep 12, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs | 0 comments

If you know anything about our criminal justice system you know that, second only to the “war on drugs”, the privatization of it is the worst calamity to befall justice in America! See the comments by our friend, Alex Friedmann, associate director of the Human Rights Defense Center. Excerpts from the Article: The state of Michigan would be prohibited from housing its inmates in private prisons under a bill filed by state Sen. Jeff...

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Delaware Attorney General sues family that owns Purdue Pharma

Posted by on Sep 12, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs | 0 comments

My friend Kathleen Jennings is on the right path here, and this case is NOT part of a recent settlement of many similar claims.  The ratbastards of the Sackler family should be personally held accountable. READ about the tenetative settlement: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/11/health/purdue-pharma-opioids-settlement.html  Excerpts from the Article: Attorney General Kathy Jennings on Monday sued seven members of the family responsible for...

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Generic drugmaker Mallinckrodt settles 2 opioid lawsuits – It’s a Start – kra

Posted by on Sep 7, 2019 in Backgress - Sessions, Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs | 0 comments

It’s a start. There are thousands of such lawsuits. But money is not enough against these filthy rich drug companies … What we REALLY need to see is more drug company executives IN PRISON! One of the largest makers of generic opioids has settled a lawsuit with two Ohio counties, removing the company from the first federal trial over the toll of the opioid crisis. Excerpts from the Article: United Kingdom-based Mallinckrodt announced...

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How the Dutch Are Closing Their Prisons – The number of prisoners in the country has halved in a decade and experts say alternative sentencing programs can further decrease the number.

Posted by on Sep 7, 2019 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now!, War on Drugs | 0 comments

I have been expecting this for months.  The Europeans are way ahead of us with “what works” in prisons! While we still warehouse and abuse prisoners, Holland, Norway and Denmark make them – most of them – productive citizens. Read this and see how.  We have known this for years (see other articles on this website), but because powerful forces oppose change – prison guard unions, private prisons, police unions,...

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