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Two thumbs up for @MartinOMalley’s plan for criminal justice reform

Martin O’Malley can’t know everything that activists know, i.e.; that the decisions made in Trayvon Martin’s case were made by a man who spent much of his career laboring to keep frame-ups intact, among other blood-drenched lawlessness … Florida’s 18th … Continue reading

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UK watching US brutally criminalize epilepsy (yet again)

Alabama woman claims she and daughter were tazed by police after teenager suffered seizure – Americas – World – The Independent A woman from Alabama has claimed that police officers repeatedly used tazers on her and her daughter after the … Continue reading

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An open letter from Gary Bennett to the man who framed him in Brevard County … #goodtrouble

You are never too young or too old to get into good trouble, necessary trouble ~ Rep. John Lewis I’ve never met Gary Bennett, but I’ve had the honor of meeting some of his family, including his mother, the Marvelous … Continue reading

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Brevard County, FL goes to the dogs … again.

Teen arrested in arson at Rockledge police officer’s home After a report of the blaze, Rockledge Police officials asked for bloodhounds from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office to help in the search. Both dogs tracked a scent to Hughes’ home … Continue reading

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Will Brevard maliciously prosecute a 16-year-old? Will she survive it if they do?

Deputies: Teen boy killed in shootout with trooper; teen girl charged | Local News – WESH Home WESH 2 Legal Analyst Richard Hornsby said the charges don’t seem to fit the crime. “This might just be a case where it’s … Continue reading

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“Compassion fatigue” not a factor of Andre Sheffield’s in-custody Brevard medical negligence death

Staff disciplined after jailed Florida teen’s death | Miami Herald Miami Herald For more than a decade, Florida juvenile justice administrators have been on notice: Children are not supposed to die in state custody for lack of the same medical … Continue reading

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@MarcoRubio wasn’t showing up for his day job in 2011, either

Marco Rubio Is Too Busy Running For President to Show Up at His Day Job | New Times Broward-Palm Beach “He is one of the only senators with young children who has not moved his family to D.C., and tries … Continue reading

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