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Drew Peterson was sentenced to 38 years, he was facing a maximum of 60, for the murder of his third wife. The judge also denied his motion for a new trial, though that will certainly be an issue on the … Continue reading

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The 10 worst cops in the Country, from Jalopnik: http://jalopnik.com/5980525/the-ten-worst-traffic-cops-in-the-us Ohio is the big winner, and they specifically mention New Rome, but some of the small towns outside of Cincinnati are similarly notorious. I’m disappointed Cape Coral, FL didn’t make the … Continue reading

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The photo, and now the story, of the cop giving shoes to a homeless guy has gone viral, and rightfully so.  It’s just so heartwarming, especially in December in the runup to Christmas, I couldn’t resist sharing the story: http://cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2012/11/30/point-nypd-deprimo-boots-for-homeless-man.cnn.htmlContinue reading

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I have linked to few articles/videos that spoke favorably to the legalization of marijuana.  I recently ran across a counter-point to share (without comment, other than encouragement to read the online comments), from an op-ed in the News-press: http://www.news-press.com/article/20121127/OPINION/311270015

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Kudos to Sean Newell at Deadspin (a sports site), for one of the most accurate, cutting lines of legal commentary this reporter as ever seen.  Mr. Newell was reporting on a rather spurious lawsuit for a man who got too … Continue reading

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ESPN reports that the Feds have dropped their investigation into the last fo the Bernie Fine allegations.  These were the most specious, as the accuser, who’s presently in prison himself, has recanted on occasion and apparently had facts that just … Continue reading

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A boy in Piedmont, Oklahoma was given a $2,500 ticket for attempting to pee in his front yard.  Really.  The mom intends to fight the ticket, and says the child did not complete the act.  Sadly, this will set their … Continue reading