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@FLGovScott @FL_Corrections: Bring #Ghosted whistleblower/inmate Harold Hempstead back to FL

From: Windy Hempstead Date: March 17, 2017 10:21:17 PM EDT To: Howard Simon <hsimon@aclufl.org>, Steven Wetstein <swetstein2@aol.com>, Randy Berg <rberg@floridajusticeinstitute.org>, James Cook <cookjv@gmail.com>, Amy McClellan <amyjmcclellan@gmail.com>, [Susan Chandler], Julie Jones <jones.julie@mail.dc.state.fl.us>, [Jeremy Schanche], “hard.shannon@flsenate.gov” <hard.shannon@flsenate.gov>, “gregevers@me.com” <gregevers@me.com> Subject: urgent My … Continue reading

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@FL_Corrections: Abandon hope, all ye who enter here. Even children.

  A few of us who receive Harold Hempstead’s sworn affidavits about Florida prison conditions have a great deal of difficulty dealing with their content. This particular affidavit has shaken me since I received it in November … our public … Continue reading

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Media Release: Center for Responsive Politics’ “Foreign Lobby Watch” – @OpenSecrets.org

For Immediate Release March 13, 2017 Press office: 202-354-0111 press@crp.org Center for Responsive Politics unveils “Foreign Lobby Watch” to expose influence efforts by foreign governments and others WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, in the spirit of Sunshine Week, the Center for Responsive Politics … Continue reading

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Press Statement: Sending More U.S. Troops to Syria is Playing with Fire

Originally posted on PEACE ACTION'S GROUNDSWELL:
Washington, D.C. — March 9, 2017: In response to reports that President Trump is sending an additional 400 U.S. troops to Syria, Jon Rainwater, executive director of the United States’ largest grassroots peace organization,…

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After five years in solitary confinement …

Published on Jan 17, 2017 Heather Chapman’s bipolar son was sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbery at age 19. She says his condition has worsened since then, due in large part to his time in isolation. She’s afraid … Continue reading

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Gary Bennett is in peril because @FL_Corrections disrespects its workers

What’s Ahead Legislatively For Florida’s Prison, Juvenile Justice Systems? By Sascha Cordner “If you’re a correctional officer that makes more than the new base, you don’t get a raise this year—unless you qualify for the Governor’s performance bonus plan. But, … Continue reading

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Standing Rock Sioux Chairman responds to Press Secretary Spicer’s [false] statements, more on #NoDAPL

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman responds to Press Secretary Spicer’s statements Posted on February 23, 2017. Filed to: News, Press Releases Cannon Ball, N.D. — Dave Archambault II, chair of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, today refuted White House Press Secretary … Continue reading

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