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Jailed 96 Days on Bogus Charge: It Is No One's Fault?
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, freedoms, law )

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Jessica Jauch was held for 96 days in a Mississippi jail without seeing a judge, getting a lawyer or having a chance to make bail.
Punish Woman Accused of Forcing Child to Sexually Assault Another Child
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, abuse, child, children, sexual abuse )

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An Orange County woman was charged with sexually abusing 3 children in her care. A 9-year-old-boy said that Brandi Valadez threatened to put him in a hot water bathtub if he did not sexually abuse a 6-year-old girl. A 12-year-old boy also abused the girl.
Tourists Beware: Walkers Cops May Come After You
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, politics, rights, violence, society, abuse, humans, sadness )

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Posted: August 6, 2013 Two journalists, Nicole Schulte and Leslie Peterson, were actually chased by police officers who tried to grab their cameras. They continued to film the arrests and were not themselves arrested. But Kinsley and Jeremy Ryan were
Britain Will Posthumously Pardon Thousands of Gay and Bisexual Men Once Considered Criminals
Society & Culture  (tags: society, safety, women, rights, freedoms, culture, gayrights, dishonesty, law, violence, crime, abuse, politics, religion )

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By all accounts, Alan Turing was a genius.By 22, he was cracking long-unsolved conundrums that had vexed Europe's most cunning mathematicians.But as soon as the British police found out Turing was gay, they stripped him of his security clearance.
Impeach JudgeMcKeon- 60 Days for Raping 12-Year-Old Daughter Is Not Enough
Society & Culture  (tags: judge John McKeon, lenient sentence, rapist, incest )

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40 year-old Martin Blake was sentenced to only 60 days of incarceration for repeatedly raping his 12-year-old daughter. The prosecution had made a deal for a 100 year sentence with 75 years suspended, but Judge McKeon was more concerned for the rapist.
Celebrities Rally Behind Filmmaker Arrested in Pipeline Protests
Society & Culture  (tags: Neil Young, mark ruffala, filmmaker arrested, documentary, canada, usa, activists, ethics, society, politics, world )

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Singer Neil Young, actor Mark Ruffalo and other celebrities on Thursday joined in calling for charges to be dropped against a documentary maker arrested while filming protesters who shut down oil pipelines from Canada to the United States
Social Media Threats [Video]
Society & Culture  (tags: Cyber Bullying, Extortion, Phishing, Predators, Scams, Sexting, Social Engineering, Spam, Threats, Malware, LIkejacking, Privacy )

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- 16 hours ago -
TOP 9 SOCIAL MEDIA THREATS OF 2015 Social Media Threats [Video] News and Events
The Fight Against the Private Prison Industry Was Just Dealt a Huge Blow
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, greed, private prison corporations, ethics, crime, government, dishonesty, law )

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The Obama administration renews a major contract with Corrections Corporation of America.
CMD Publishes List of Closed Charter Schools, With Interactive Map
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, dishonesty )

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This data set also provides reporters and citizens of each state an opportunity to take a closer look at how much taxpayer money has been squandered on the failed charter school experiment in their states.
FBI Rescues 82 Children in Sex Trafficking Sweep; 15 Arrested in Philly Area - VIDEO -
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI operation, Sex trafficking, arrests, philadelphia, abuse, americans, children, crime, humans, society, world )

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An FBI operation focused on combatting child sex trafficking around the world resulted in the arrests of 15 suspected pimps and associates in the Philadelphia region, authorities announced Tuesday.
Ex-Teacher Slits His Throat in Court After Being Convicted of Raping Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, children, death, law )

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"There is no way out of confession except by suicide, and suicide is confession" Daniel Webster.

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