Tag Archives: human rights

Many killers who go free with Florida ‘stand your ground’ law have history of violence

It does not take long for the law of unintended consequences to take hold when there is sloppy legislation. However, in Florida it appears there is no hurry to correct sloppy legislation because to do so would be to admit … Continue reading

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US drops biggest-ever human trafficking case amid evidence doubts

 You would think the Department of Justice would not undertake such a case unless they had a case. However, it is not their money and they are awash in money after record breaking civil forfeitures. After reading the article it … Continue reading

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Armed gang rapes women in Mexican youth camp

(Reuters) – An armed gang raped seven young women in a brutal attack on a youth camp just outside Mexico City, state prosecutors said on Saturday. Armed gang rapes women in Mexican youth camp.  This the land of the free … Continue reading

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National Reconnaissance Office accused of illegally collecting personal data

 There is a problem when government agencies start to grow with almost unlimited funds in that you never know which way they will grow. Often, they will grow unchecked in ways that will come back to haunt not so much … Continue reading

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No prison for cop convicted of battery

This came across my Facebook page and thought someone had played some tricks with Photoshop. So, went to Google and sure enough, it was for real. Now we are talking of a police officer that was kicking a women in … Continue reading

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Jimmy Carter Accuses U.S. of ‘Widespread Abuse of Human Rights’

Over the last couple of years, I have had to re-think this question of Human Rights. Grew up think that the US was the sole bastion of worldwide human rights. Then there was the March on Selma, the murder of … Continue reading

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Gainesville police shoot, kill man diagnosed with schizophrenia

 There are some major pitfalls in making the kind of statement that I am about to make because there are some fine men and women who protect and serve in the Gainesville Police Department. Nevertheless, the supervisors, senior officers and … Continue reading

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