Category Archives: Prison and Jails

When parents get involved, students succeed

Maxwell is a very clear columnist who generally has his ducks in order. This is an editiorial that speaks for itself. When parents get involved, students succeed

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Escaped prisoners grilled: Who helped you?

Makes you wonder just how good our criminal justice system is in Florida. The second question is when you look below the surface, just what kind of laziness and ineptitude exists. You just know that almost every law enforcement and … Continue reading

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America’s poor education achievement is a policy choice

I think this says it all :  ‘…In a new report, American adults are ranked as poorly against their counterparts abroad as our schoolchildren were a little while back…’ After all, if we can live the good life without working … Continue reading

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Blue-collar talent is too scarce locally, execs say

As I was reading this article, there was a great aha moment. I could not understand why American business was lining up on bringing in undocumented workers from Latin America and the rest of the world. It is because not … Continue reading

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While helping disabled boy, he’s ‘tackled’ in sex sting; now he sues

Getting arrested in this country is only part of the problem. Guilty or innocent it is a branding for life. As you read through, the charges were dropped but the arrest remained a part of his record and it was … Continue reading

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Another inmate attempts suicide at county jail

Makes ya wonder if our jails and prisons have become mental health facilities or a place to keep those who are a threat to the public well being isolated from the public. Then again are they or are they not … Continue reading

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Reid Supporter Whittemore Gets 2 Years in Campaign Cash Case

If this was not such a clear picture of graft at the national level then it would be funny. This reaches into the office of the lead senator of the US Senate. $130,000 is not chump change and there is … Continue reading

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