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No one “Should Ever Feel Unsafe in an American School?”

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

In case any of our readers have noticed, we generally do not comment on sensational stories. In the last couple of years, this has largely included mass schootings. That alone is worth commenting on for that shows how common such Read More …

Mark February 14 on Your Calendar and No, Not Valentine’s Day

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

Alexis Bortell is 12 and lives in Colorado, USA. Like most children her age, February 14 is an important date for her, but not for the same reasons. She is marking Feb 14 on her calendar, but not for Valentine’s Read More …

Happy Anniversary Mr. President: Have a Shutdown Celebration

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

OK, so without getting too political, I would be remiss as a publisher to NOT say something about the connection between President Trump’s One Year Anniversary in Office and the Government Shutdown. Someone asked me yesterday what I thought of Read More …

Should Convicted Criminals be Allowed to Run for Congress?

This poster, showing Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona well illustrates the matter of what to do when law enforcement engages in civil disobedience. Should they be treated as any other citizen? Or should there be a higher standard? Image credit: Arizona New Times

Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, convicted criminal, is making news again, this time because he has announced his intention to run for the Congress of the United States. This comes at a time when much is up for grabs Read More …

CRIMINAL JUSTICE. AN ALLURING FIELD

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

Guest Post by Rachel Stinson Criminal justice is an alluring field because it is one of the fields with good prospects for job outlook. There are many positions for professionalism and education in the field, they vary from federal agents Read More …

3 Tips For Proving Negligence When Taking A Personal Injury Case To Court

Proving negligence in personal injury case

Guest Post by Emma Sturgis Negligence is one of the most important terms used in personal injury cases, because winning usually hinges upon proving that the defendant behaved in such a manner. Even though accidents do happen, many of them Read More …

Expert Suggestions on How to Survive a Shootout

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

Guest Post by Naser Mohd Baig The recent events that happened the past few weeks have opened our eyes in a way that we are now becoming aware on the dangers and risks of what may happen when we are Read More …

Do you have the right to take an Emotional Support animal even if there is no pet policy?

Legal right to bring emotional support animals into public places?

Guest Post by Nellie Heaton Animals have been our most loyal and closest companion for centuries. As such, it’s not uncommon to see people with disability take assistance of pet animals. However, now we have come to witness more and Read More …

Why is Reality Winner Being Denied Bail?

Reality Winner is an American Hero

Following is a Press Release from Stand With Reality, the organization working to secure the release of the latest whistleblower to reveal government corruption. Please take a moment to read it and help Reality Winner. She is fighting not only Read More …

4 Strategies For Keeping It About The Kids In A Divorce Settlement

Guest Post by Emma Sturgis When you go through a divorce, it’s sometimes hard to put your emotions aside and to think about the things that are the most important. Your kids will see how you react to issues that Read More …