Rick Perry Veto To Be Reviewed By Special Prosecutor, Judge Says

I know Democrats have issues too, like yet another Anthony Weiner sex scandal.   Also, that Mayor in San Diego, Bob Filner has some serious political problems resulting from sexual harrassment toward many women,  the latest being his inappropriate behavior toward a great-grandmother.   They don’t go unnoticed on this blog, it’s just that their stories… More Rick Perry Veto To Be Reviewed By Special Prosecutor, Judge Says

Prosecutor Cited Security As Reason For Withdrawing From Aryan Brotherhood Of Texas Case

Scary… TPM LiveWire Assistant U.S. Attorney Jay Hileman, who has withdrawn from a large federal racketeering case against alleged members of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas prison gang, cited “security reasons” in an email he sent Monday to defense attorneys involved in the case, according to one lawyer who received the email. “He sent the email to… More Prosecutor Cited Security As Reason For Withdrawing From Aryan Brotherhood Of Texas Case

Are white supremacists killing Texas prosecutors?

Interesting hypothesis… The Week Dallas-area District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife were shot dead, two months after McLelland’s deputy was also killed On Jan. 31, gunmen shot and killed Mark Hasse, an assistant district attorney in Texas’ largely rural Kaufman County, in broad daylight as he was walking from his car to the Dallas-area courthouse.… More Are white supremacists killing Texas prosecutors?

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Pulls Ad That Blames Women For Getting Date-Raped

What the hell is wrong with the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board?  Why did they publish that ridiculous ad in the first place? Think Progress The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board provoked an enormous backlash by airing ads that tell women who are date-raped that they have only themselves and their friends to blame. The ad was part of… More Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Pulls Ad That Blames Women For Getting Date-Raped

Lawyer wants ‘psycho’ NYPD cop charged for punching protester

Are NYPD supervisors and managers in white shirts worse than their patrolmen? The Raw Story The attorney for an Occupy Wall Street protester who was allegedly punched by New York City Police Department Deputy Inspector Johnny Cardona last month is calling on the district attorney to charge the officer like any other civilian suspect. Civil… More Lawyer wants ‘psycho’ NYPD cop charged for punching protester

Topeka, Kansas City Council Considers Decriminalizing Domestic Violence To Save Money

If this is true, it’s absurd! It appears that we’ve been forced to turn the  clock backwards on a number of social issues, all in the guise of saving a few bucks.   I think it’s beyond absurd… Think Progress Faced with their worst budget crises since the Great Depression, states and cities have resorted to increasingly… More Topeka, Kansas City Council Considers Decriminalizing Domestic Violence To Save Money