Lock ’em up! Convict them of felonies and jail them for as long as the law allows. Felony disenfranchement should take them off the voter rolls forever

From The Los Angeles Times: Man shot before Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos’ speaking event is in critical condition By Rick Anderson | January 21, 2017 | 10:25 PM PST Seattle — Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos’ divisive speaking tour, provoking shouting matches and fistfights among college-age fans and foes, has now degenerated to the level …

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Hold them accountable!

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Newall: Between the porn and the PCP, plenty of signs parolee was headed for trouble by Mike Newall, Philadelphia Inquirer Columnist | @MikeNewall | Updated: January 3, 2017 — 6:54 PM EST The cocaine abuse and the porn addiction could have been enough to get Byron Allen pulled off the street. …

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The Kill Zone

From CNN: 762 murders. 12 months. 1 American city. By Amanda Wills, Sergio Hernandez and Marlena Baldacci, CNN | Updated 1:50 PM ET, Monday, January 2, 2017 There was more than a 50% increase in murders in just one year. Chicago hit 500 homicides before the end of the summer in 2016. In 2015, the …

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How the GOP can cut into the Democrats’ urban vote totals

From The Chicago Tribune, via Le*gal In*sur*rec*tion: Emanuel doubts Trump will cut funding for sanctuary cities By John Byrne | November 16, 2016 | 5:09 PM CST Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday said he doesn’t think Republican President-elect Donald Trump will cut off federal funding to sanctuary cities, the latest salvo in the mayor’s post-election …

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The Philadelphia Inquirer and illegal immigration If we are going to enforce the immigration laws, we can't be soft-hearted

The Philadelphia Inquirer tweeted: Hispanic immigrant father fears deportation, seeks sanctuary in Philadelphia church – https://t.co/pJqHNC40ty pic.twitter.com/qNNOnwtXgZ — Philly Inquirer (@PhillyInquirer) November 14, 2016 And now, the story: Mexican immigrant seeks sanctuary in Center City church by Michaela Winberg and Michael Matza, Philadelphia Inquirer staff writers | Updated: November 14, 2016 — 7:52 AM EST …

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Another political trial begins The Obama Administration doesn't care about guilt or innocence; they only care about the politics

From The Wall Street Journal: Federal Trial Over Charleston Church Mass Shooting Set to Begin Dylann Roof said he would plead guilty if death penalty had been ruled out By Cameron McWhirter and Valerie Bauerlein | November 6, 2016 7:22 a.m. ET Dylann Roof faces the death penalty in a monthslong federal trial beginning Monday …

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Hillary Clinton: the rules just don’t apply to her!

From the New York Post: Clinton directed her maid to print out classified materials By Paul Sperry | November 6, 2016 | 4:53am As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton routinely asked her maid to print out sensitive government e-mails and documents — including ones containing classified information — from her house in Washington, DC, e-mails …

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Orange is the new black: Kathleen Kane is out on bail, pending her appeals She received a very light sentence; she ought to just go ahead and get it over with

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Despite plea for leniency, Kane gets 10 to 23 months in jail by Angela Couloumbis and Craig R. McCoy, Staff Writers A tearful Kane pleaded for leniency, urging the judge to consider the impact on her sons. “I would cut off my right arm if they were separated from me and …

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For Kathleen Kane, orange is the new black.

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Facing prison, Kane pleads for mercy for her sons by Craig R. McCoy and Angela Couloumbis, Staff Writers Updated: October 24, 2016 — 2:47 PM EDT A tearful Kathleen Kane apologized Monday to the state of Pennsylvania and begged a judge to impose a sentence that would show mercy not on …

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Support for capital punishment is fading among Republicans Republican support didn't seem to matter in getting executions actually carried out

From The Wall Street Journal: Some Republican Lawmakers Back Ballot Measures to Overturn Death Penalty New opponents see a costly government program that isn’t working or cite religious objections By Zusha Elinson | Updated Oct. 23, 2016 7:29 a.m. ET Campaigns fighting to overturn the death penalty at the ballot box are getting unlikely support …

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