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Don't murder the innocent; don't execute the guilty

Here’s one of many, many available stories of someone the US government really, really wanted to murder. He was 17, and ended up on death row. 259 more words

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California Court To Rule If Death Penalty Delays Constitute Cruel, Unusual Punishment

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — No one would argue that California’s death penalty provides swift justice.

More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. 539 more words

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Congratulations to Excellence in Education winners

Congratulations to this year’s Excellence in Education winners:

  • Faculty — Nikki Banks, from the criminal justice department.
  • Staff — Amy Bennett, from exercise science.
  • Adjunct — Lyn Jansen, from the occupational therapy assistant program.

Libertarian calendar for September 2015

September 1
Freeport, Maine

Get Down and Dirty with Rand Paul Dance Party!

Senator Rand Paul will bring his message of freedom and liberty to Maine and I want to invite to join us for an exciting opportunity! 1,389 more words

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Forensic dentist defends the Innocence Project against "Anti Forensic Science" AAFS/ABFO Accuser

The California Dental Association Journal, in its July 2015 publication presented a multi contributor article on forensic dentistry. Having good PR for the efforts of largely volunteer dentists doing human identification cases and being trained and available in mass disaster responses is gratifying. 791 more words

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Children of the Badge: The Impact of Stress on Law Enforcement Children

We know that being married to a law enforcement officer (LEO) has its challenges. But how does extended exposure to secondhand stress and trauma affect the children of LEOs? 816 more words

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Immigration Detention

This past Saturday night, I drove with a group of 5 other volunteers to an immigrant detention center. The center is in a location off of an unassuming highway exit. 1,630 more words

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