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Rand Paul and Cory Booker team up to help non-violent juvenile offenders

KEANSBURG, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Senator Cory Booker and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul are teaming up on a bill aimed at helping low-level offenders wipe their criminal records clean. 101 more words

Crimes And Punishment

How can a criminal defendant protect their criminal record from a felony conviction?

Protecting your criminal record is extremely important. A criminal record can affect the ability for a person to obtain employment, the person’s right to vote, the person’s right to obtain a carrying permit, or the person’s driver’s license privileges. 305 more words

General News

What do I REALLY value?

(This is my entry for #MWWC10 based on the theme Value(s) chosen by last month’s winner the Sybarite)

I must admit….I struggled with this topic.  So much so, that in my mind, I said…”nope, not entering this one!”  But as the deadline approaches, I find myself thinking deeply on this topic.   773 more words


Job Search in UK - Applicants do not have to disclose minor offences

The Supreme Court has ruled that forcing job applicants to disclose minor crimes as part of background checks is a breach of their human rights. 270 more words

In The News

Revision of Ganja law.



The changes would also seek to remove the smoking of ganja, as well as the possession of pipes and other items used in the smoking of ganja as criminal offences… 84 more words