Thorpe was certainly of Sac and Fox heritage, identified as part Irish, and considered himself a Catholic.
California in1994 was among the first of more than two dozen states to pass disastrous “three strikes” laws.
It can be difficult for someone with a criminal record to find employment.
The legal basis for a merely statutory change taking away that constitutional right is quite shaky.
The new “PEP” initiative is now being called “Catch-and-Release 2.0.”
It seems ridiculous to claim that Guantanamo detainees pose some sort of special threat given that U.S. prisons already house al Qaeda terrorists.
Now, leaders from both parties in the House and Senate are working together on alternatives to incarceration.
Clearly, with 5 percent of the world’s population but 25 percent of its prison population, the U.S. has an over-incarceration problem.
Independent analysis placed the U.S. in 65th place on the affordability and accessibility of our legal system, tied with those stalwarts of civil justice Botswana and Pakistan.
Let's hope the Second Circuit will defend our electronic privacy and the future of US-based cloud storage companies