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Investigative Feature - Department of Justice figures show alarming need for reform

There a few that slip through the cracks in the Irish Penal System but it is becoming increasingly worrying when statistics from the Central Statistics Office and Department of Justice reveal that 21,999 crimes are committed by those on bail. 707 more words


The Most Absurd Human Rights Violations (135): Arrested For Overdue Library Book

A Texas man … was arrested for failing to return an overdue library. … In October , police were called to Enck’s Copperas Cove, Texas, apartment on an unrelated disturbance charge, but arrested Enck after finding a past warrant for an unreturned GED study guide.

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Don't Turn Your Back on your Childhood Self

When I was a kid, and still pretty young, I realized my parents were crazy.

There was a moment that I remember, although I’m sure it’s not an isolated incident. 394 more words

Training Talk: Punishment

This instalment of “Training Talk” is going to look at punishment. This might seem an odd topic to find on the blog of a force-free trainer who utilises positive reinforcement, but it is my belief that it is important to understand not just what you recommend, but also what others recommend. 478 more words


Repost – Blogger – February 29, 2008 - Crime and Excessive Punishment

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Crime and Excessive PunishmentFebruary 29, 2008


Earlier this week I attended a screening of a film by Melissa Mummert, a Unitarian minister currently based in North Carolina. 940 more words



Punishment can be defined as suffering, pain, or loss that serves as retribution for a bad act. It is generally feared. Fortunately, God saw fit to give us Jesus, who died on the cross to be the retribution for our sin. 117 more words

Bible Study

Judgement Day

Judgement Day


Judgement Day may come at any time -

Like when you’re unwell or feeling fine,

Or young or old – like ninety-nine

So please follow God’s every sign… 65 more words