County jail revisits visitation technology following sex offender’s escape

Posted by on Nov 14, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | 0 comments

You should be concerned about the dysfunction of America’s prisons not only because of all the needless and costly abuse of inmates, but because the same dysfunction allows ESCAPES!   Excerpts from the Article: Morgan County authorities said 30-year-old John Kaleb Gillespie broke out of the Morgan County Jail two weeks ago. At some point after his escape, he met up with a 16-year-old girl. The two were found Monday near...

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E.P.A. to Limit Science Used to Write Public Health Rules

Posted by on Nov 13, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues | 0 comments

What this administration is doing to science IS criminal! As I wrote many months ago: Yes, his hate-filled speech has increased hate crimes, but I have no doubt that the most dangerous and widespread physical damage (he also has caused significant economic and societal damage) tRump has caused to Americans is his elimination of or relaxation of EPA rules and regulations! Millions are becoming sick and dying because of our poisoned land, air,...

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McDonald’s Hit With Class Action Suit For Failing To Address Sexual Harassment

Posted by on Nov 13, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues | 0 comments

No woman should be crying on her way to work, fearful of the abuse awaiting her. NO woman! Prosecutors love to tout the number of “sex offender” cases they bring, when, in fact, the overwhelming number of such cases are accusing someone of looking at pictures! Those people need counseling, but there is NO evidence that looking at pictures leads to abusive action. NONE. The prosecutors should focus on abuses such as those described...

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No Fourth Amendment Violation for Abusive Group Strip Search of Female Prisoners

Posted by on Nov 12, 2019 in Featured, Prison Abuse | 0 comments

On strictly legal grounds, I have to agree with the decision here, given the law. However, one could argue that this was more than “visual inspection”. It’s a damn shame that the jury did not decide in favor of the women on their 8th Amendment claim: cruel and unusual punishment. Excerpts from the Article: On July 16, 2019, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, in a two-to-one ruling, affirmed a district court’s dismissal of a...

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Mother of man who died after Lincoln County Jail suicide attempt gets $300,000 settlement

Posted by on Nov 12, 2019 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | 0 comments

Here’s another one; I see so many horrifying articles of prison abuse that I cannot post them all. YOUR money wasted! READ Prison Abuse – Why Massive Indifference is a Massive Mistake = Prison Abuse – Why Massive Indifference is a Massive Mistake Excerpts from the Article: Lincoln County officials and the mother of a man who died in 2016 from injuries related to a jail suicide attempt settled a lawsuit for $300,000 on Thursday. The...

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