Category Archives: Prison and Jails

Sheriff Darnell joins in resolution against medical marijuana

Sheriff Darnell joins in resolution against medical marijuana But the resolution backed by Darnell clearly announces the group’s staunch opposition to legalizing pot for any reason, and raises some familiar arguments to support its stance. The group maintains that legalization … Continue reading

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New DOC prison boss is a lifer

You have to ask just what is it about a $2 billion organization that a person with essentially a high school education. This is a person who was raised in a culture undisturbed by outside influences. A culture that has … Continue reading

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Police: At least seven inmates in Florida have used forged

At least seven inmates in Florida have used forged documents in attempts to escape from prison, including two killers who were mistakenly freed because of the paperwork, authorities said Tuesday   Police: At least seven inmates in Florida have used … Continue reading

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Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion May Lower Prison Costs: Study

Talk about taking the cost emphasis out of prison reform. Makes ya wonder just how many hands were in the pie that wrote the Affordable Care Act. I talked to one congressman in office at the time and he said … Continue reading

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British Army to send 4,000 Buddhist troops to India for meditation to combat PTSD

I think the title of the article says it all. British Army to send 4,000 Buddhist troops to India for meditation to combat post-traumatic stress  

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IRS paid out $132 billion in bogus tax credits over last decade

As you will see in the article, it is an invitation to steal from the government. This is not chump change and the IRS has done nothing to correct the problem. An invitation to identity theft especially so for those … Continue reading

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Sandy-damaged prison to be sold in NYC hotspot

I guess it just goes to show that prisons are only about prisons if the land is not good for much else. ‘…The 153 women — serving time for robberies, assaults and lesser crimes — were evacuated a few days before … Continue reading

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