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New 'Community Justice Centre' to launch in London

Ontario is launching a new initiative to address the over-representation of marginalized, racialized and Indigenous people in the criminal justice system.

Three new Community Justice centres will open across the province, with the purpose to move justice out of the traditional courtroom and into a community setting to help connect individuals with support systems. 204 more words

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Trump Administration Undermines Protections for Domestic Violence Survivors

The Trump Administration undermines existing protections for immigrant domestic violence survivors through its current enforcement priorities.  In some cases, such as when Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) shows up at courthouses, this is effectively state-reinforcement of the abuse of the victim.  1,296 more words

Politics & Policy

AG candidate Kaul visits Barron, where he has family ties

Although he grew up in the Oshkosh and Fond du Lac areas, Josh Kaul spent a lot of time in Barron County, where his father worked. 32 more words

Justice Department Issues Memo on Marijuana Enforcement

On January 4, 2018, the Department of Justice published a memorandum authored by Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, which rescinds previous guidance issued by the Department of Justice regarding marijuana prosecutions, and directs that “[i]n deciding which marijuana activities to prosecute under these laws with the Department’s finite resources, prosecutors should follow the well-established principles that govern all federal prosecutions.”  Notably, the memorandum expressly rescinds the August 29, 2013, Department of Justice Memorandum authored by former United States Attorney General, James M. 66 more words

Missouri’s Governor petitions for restraining order against MO Attorney General

ST. LOUIS – Governor Eric Greiten’s attorneys are accusing MO Attorney General Josh Hawley of bias and conflict of interest.

Greitens filed a petition for a restraining order against the A.G. 457 more words

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Missouri’s Governor petitions for restraining order against MO Attorney General

ST. LOUIS – Governor Eric Greiten’s attorneys are accusing MO Attorney General Josh Hawley of bias and conflict of interest.

Greitens filed a petition for a restraining order against the A.G. 458 more words

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PA Legislature approves weak AG oversight of HOAs

Will new legislation enacted in Pennsylvania hold developers, managing agents, and boards of association governed communities accountable? Don’t count on it.
By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities… 1,412 more words
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