9 Ways to Help Moms Jailed for Cannabis – Do YOU want to help? kra

Posted by on May 13, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now!, War on Drugs | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   If I had lots of staff and a boatload of money, I’d assign a few people to do this (I am a “one man band)! Most women inmates are moms, and, in a way, when they are incarcerated, the whole family is imprisoned. The effect on the families and on society, as I have written, is awful. This article is too long to post much of it here, but you can be a big help if you want to get involved; just open the...

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Criminal code rewrite introduced in Legislature; DOJ support unclear – This is long overdue! kra

Posted by on May 13, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   The last time the Delaware Criminal Code was re-written was 1973, the year I graduated from law school and went to clerk for Justice Carey the Supreme Court of Delaware. By the time I joined the Attorney General’s office in 1974, I knew those laws ” upside down, inside out, backwards and forward”! I was ready for the five years I enjoyed as a prosecutor, doing justice and being fair. Since that...

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A typical 2 A M email. Probation and Sex Offenders … You CAN get probation shortened. kra Practical Tip

Posted by on May 12, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs | Comments

If I awake in the middle of the night, I check my emails. Here is a recent exchange, with the sender’s name omitted for her privacy: Margaret….Subject: Question Hi Ken, If a guy, a SO, has been sentenced to three years in prison and ten years probation, is there any way to have probation shortened? I received a letter from this poor guy in the Georgetown facility who was arrested for ‘dealing’ chid pornography. They consider it...

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HOW TO ORGANIZE A PRISON STRIKE Organizers inside and outside of the penitentiary walls are teaming up—and getting creative—to fight for reform.

Posted by on May 11, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Because they are not allowed and are not legally protected, but primarily due to the very real risk of cruel retaliation by prison officials, I do not recommend inmates do this. But YOU can organize demonstrations, and here is a great idea: THE most important Practical Tip! Enforce the Law Inside the Walls! with sample Letter to the Editor. THE most important Practical Tip! Enforce the Law Inside the Walls! with...

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The Sex Offender Registry: It’s Not What You Think

Posted by on May 10, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues | Comments

Ken’s Comments: This info is all too familiar to me. America would be a much safer place if everyone – the public, reporters, legislators… –  knew the truth about registries, and acted accordingly –  fairly.   Excerpts from the Article:   “Texas sex offender added to 10 most wanted sex offenders list.” “Virginia man arrested for sex crimes after third victim comes forward.” “Arizona sex offender sentenced...

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