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Tribal members hear proposal on marijuana business

NEW MEXICO – A consulting firm with offices in Santa Fe is trying to interest Indian tribes in joining the burgeoning marijuana business. However, it’s not immediately clear whether they will have any takers in Northern New Mexico. 94 more words

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Norwalk mosque dispute prompts US Justice agency involvement

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — Norwalk, which engaged in a lengthy dispute over plans for a mosque, has been asked by the Department of Justice to review regulations related to religious institutions. 118 more words

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Missing Demographics

http://www.forbes.com/sites/modeledbehavior/2015/03/18/half-of-fergusons-young-african-american-men-are-missing/

A recent article in Forbes alleges that there is a significant minority demographic missing from census data, which is consequently being used to figure disparity statistics and is also the basis for the Department of Justice’s allegations of racism against the Ferguson Police Department. 505 more words

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Thursday News and Notes: New edition

Here’s another round of Thursday news and notes. I am sorry for not posting another one. I’ve been busy (you know how that goes)…

Earlier today, the… 575 more words

Federal Register Highlights - 3/26/15

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for March 26, 2015:

PROPOSED RULE: The Farm Service Agency (FSA) is proposing to revise regulations on behalf of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) to specify the requirements for a person to be considered actively engaged in farming for the purpose of payment eligibility for certain FSA and CCC programs. 799 more words

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DOJ report blasts Philly police department; what does this say about nation’s law enforcement agencies?

The Philadelphia police department is the latest law enforcement agency facing federal scrutiny from the Department of Justice.

The Justice Department has identified nearly 50 areas within the Philly police department that need improvement.  386 more words

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DOJ Report Blasts Philly Police Department, What Does This Say About The Nation’s Law Enforcement Agencies?

The Philadelphia police department is the latest law enforcement agency facing federal scrutiny from the Department of Justice.

The Justice Department has identified nearly 50 areas within the Philly police department that need improvement.  415 more words

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