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Our Justice System

I had a brush with it today. NO! I didn’t do anything wrong, I just had jury duty. Sorta. Well, almost.

I got my summons, looked to see if there was any way to get out of it without telling a lie, and decided I couldn’t. 537 more words

Supreme Ruling

Just months before members of the Michigan Supreme Court are up for re-election, the Supreme Court issued a ruling that provided corporations a billion dollar bonanza. 247 more words

Current Events

American Bar Association Resolution on FASD: A Call to Action for the Criminal Justice System

A high percentage (60-80%) of individuals with FASD are arrested by age 18.  Due to their special needs, they require unique treatment and services to help improve their success rate in the community and prevent future trouble with the law.  187 more words

FASD

"Judicial Neutrality Is Nothing But A Farce": The Latest ObamaCare Decision Makes It Official, We Need More Liberal Judges

After the passage of ObamaCare in 2010, dozens of conservative wonks, activists, and lawyers began poring over the text of the law, trying to find some legal foothold to overthrow as much of it as possible. 634 more words

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THE NEW ROSA PARKS?

You must check out the story below. Are you sure that we are in 2014? Basically what happens here is that a white business owner in Chicago sees an older black woman smoking near his business and he got upset. 526 more words

Are You Kidding Me?

Can Big Data & Analytics clean up India’s Judicial Mess?

This post by Saurabh Sinha was originally published on his blog, ThinknInkWithSaurabhSinha.It is republished here with his permission.

As India gets a new govt we need to look around the issues that we would like as a country to address that will help India to become a better place to live. 1,698 more words

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