Category: News

News of general interest to the WAR community.

In Remembrance

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“Divided, we stand?” by Scott Pelley As we reflect on the sacrifices made by fallen Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Airmen, Coast Guardsmen, National Guardsmen this Memorial Day 2019, please read this thoughtful op ed piece by journalist Scott Pelley. How many…

No Where To Go!

Urgent Need For Sex Offender Law Reform A new report by The Fortune Society and many advocates urges much need reform of current laws and restrictions placed upon sex offenders. Registration laws for those convicted of sex-related offenses, and more…

THE POWER OF PROSECUTORS

New York University Law Review Article One of the predominant themes in the criminal justice literature is that prosecutors dominate the justice system. Over seventy-five years ago, Attorney General Robert Jackson famously proclaimed that the “prosecutor has more control over…

A Life Interrupted

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After a False Accusation, Police and Child Services Forced a Family Apart for 7 Months Sad story out of New Mexico. Adam Lowther was a busy man, traveling constantly for his work as director of the Air Force’s Advanced Nuclear…

Hope In Michigan

ACLU pushes for removal of sex offender registry As reported in an earlier post, the Michigan SOR laws have been challenged and now the ACLU of Michigan is pushing for the removal of the current sex offender laws. ABC 57…

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Sex Offenders: Stop Believing the Lies No matter what your religious beliefs, world-view, or personal philosophies, this country is not being fair to ex-offenders of any cloth.

GPS Tracking & Privacy

The Boston Globe Reports – “The government does not have an ‘unlimited’ ability to infringe upon a probationer’s still-existing, albeit diminished, expectations of privacy,’’ Justice Frank M. Gaziano wrote for the court. “GPS monitoring is not a minimally invasive search.”…