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Exclusive: Attorney General Eric Holder to Oppose Data-Driven Sentencing

Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 1:35 p.m.

Citing concerns about equal justice in sentencing, Attorney General Eric Holder has decided to oppose certain statistical tools used in determining jail time, putting the Obama Administration at odds with a popular and increasingly effective method for managing prison populations. 954 more words

The Rule of Law

The rule of law is an essential foundation of modern market economies. It increases the prospect and expectation that our individual efforts will be rewarded on the basis of merit (i.e., the success with which we satisfy the public’s wants at prices the public is willing to pay) rather than on the basis of favoritism (i.e., who we know). 955 more words

News And Politics

Madoff Accountant Admits To Role In Infamous Ponzi Scheme

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A senior partner at a New York accounting firm has now pleaded guilty to his role in the multi-billion dollar Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme. 400 more words

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Executive accused in Madoff scam pleads guilty

NEW YORK (AP) — A senior partner at a New York accounting firm who was accused of aiding financier Bernard Madoff in his epic fraud has pleaded guilty to conspiracy. 78 more words

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This Is How We Roll

The saga / struggle continues…it’s going down..check out how we roll with this.

It’s going down!! all aspects are covered… from Gemini season with twin tornadoes in Nebraska… 224 more words

Breakbeat Science

Is Kevin Bacon Old Money?

It’s much easier to maintain or adopt Old Money Values when your life, and its incumbent joys and regrets, are experienced in relative privacy. By relative, I mean that if you make a fool of yourself, the circle of embarrassment is limited to your family and a few (hopefully) understanding friends and colleagues. 370 more words

Justin Bieber, Donald Sterling Among Most Hated Celebrities in America

E-Score, a market research company that ranks celebrities based on an in-depth look at the key drivers of celebrity appeal, has posted a new survey… 109 more words

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