Teresa Giudice is trying her very best to hide from her own reality and is just now realizing that her reality will be inside a dank, dark institution. 224 more words
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By: Debra Cassens Weiss
A judge with the U.S. Court of Federal Claims has refused to dismiss a lawsuit contending that federal workers should have been paid on time during the government shutdown last fall. 200 more words
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The term Kafkaesque gets thrown around a lot these days when people talk about the US government—and it’s easy to see why, given everything we’ve learned over the past few years about the scale of the Obama administration’s drone warfare program and the NSA’s global surveillance regime. 644 more words
In Colorado, after years of complaints and a lawsuit, the federal prison system is changing the way inmates with a mental illness are treated.
Inmates who are violent are put in a cell about the size of a bathroom in isolation for 23 hours a day. 224 more words