Today, in day 2 of the term, the Supreme Court heard two cases involving the US Sentencing guidelines. Both cases involve decisions by lower courts to sentence drug offenders to.
Kentucky; land of bourbon, horses, and grass. Not bluegrass, mind you:Deep in the Appalachian woods near the Knox-Bell County line, Kentucky State Police Trooper Dewayne Holden's Humvee belched smoke and.
...But apparently, in Hollywood, pregnant is the new super-thin and going to jail because of an act linked to a drug addiction, well that's just what everyone is doing (Lohan,.
I've expressed my frustration before (in posts I can't seem to find right now) that none of the serious Dem. presidential candidates (apologies to Kucinich and Gravel) appear willing to.
Although Matt is wrong about baseball he is right about Bonds. I've avoided writing about steroids because my position is "who gives a shit?" Even leaving aside the fact that.
The UK once used New South Wales - now Australia - as its penal colony, shipping its convicts to the ends of the earth instead of making space for and.
The live free or die state isn't so good to those who aren't free, it turns out. Via Feministing, I found an article about overcrowding in women's prisons in New.
A difference of opinion is developing between American and European approaches to poppy eradication in Afghanistan. Jon Lee Anderson in the New Yorker:In Uruzgan, the Dutch have advocated a policy.