Category Archives: The Problem

Sheriff Darnell joins in resolution against medical marijuana

Sheriff Darnell joins in resolution against medical marijuana But the resolution backed by Darnell clearly announces the group’s staunch opposition to legalizing pot for any reason, and raises some familiar arguments to support its stance. The group maintains that legalization … Continue reading

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New DOC prison boss is a lifer

You have to ask just what is it about a $2 billion organization that a person with essentially a high school education. This is a person who was raised in a culture undisturbed by outside influences. A culture that has … Continue reading

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JPMorgan to pay $5.1 billion to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac over mortgages

‘…JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $5.1 billion to resolve claims that it misled  Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky home loans and mortgage securities it  sold them before the housing market collapsed.. ‘but then ‘..But no high-level Wall … Continue reading

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High court test of surveillance law could be ahead

About time. In a court filing Friday, the government said it intends to offer into evidence in Muhtorov’s case “information obtained or derived from acquisition of foreign intelligence information conducted pursuant to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.” Last … Continue reading

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Curbing antibiotics on farms taking too long

This is good case in point on the cold hearted bottom line taking precedent. Routine use of antibiotics makes some bacteria stronger and resistant to treatment. When those hardier bugs infect a person, antibiotics might no longer work. Last month, … Continue reading

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FDA wants restrictions on hydrocodone painkillers

You have to ask yourself just who makes money off of the most extensively prescribed pain killer in the nation. The when you look at the profit margin from this drug as a class III drug and the easy access … Continue reading

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Harsh Sentences Are Killing the Jury Trial

My question to any one out there is: Have you ever seen a politician go to jail for a mandatory drug sentence. To the best of my memory, they plead a ‘oh so sorry and its off to rehab. ‘…This … Continue reading

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IRS paid out $132 billion in bogus tax credits over last decade

As you will see in the article, it is an invitation to steal from the government. This is not chump change and the IRS has done nothing to correct the problem. An invitation to identity theft especially so for those … Continue reading

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Sandy-damaged prison to be sold in NYC hotspot

I guess it just goes to show that prisons are only about prisons if the land is not good for much else. ‘…The 153 women — serving time for robberies, assaults and lesser crimes — were evacuated a few days before … Continue reading

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Florida Medical Complaints Gather Dust, Often Allowing The Accused To Continue To Practice

‘…Between 2010 and 2012, it took the Florida Board of Medicine an average 434 days to resolve charges of misconduct against doctors, nurses and other health care workers, according to Florida Department of Health records…’ and then ‘…The reason for the … Continue reading

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