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Santa Barbara Council Decides to Get Voting Analysis in Considering District Elections Before pursuing any changes to Santa Barbara’s election system, the City Council voted during a workshop Thursday night to get a statistical analysis expert to examine local voting history. For a Voting Rights Act lawsuit, plaintiffs have to show that ... 05/28/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
For 22 murder victims, LA Riots leave legacy of justice eluded Twenty years ago, Los Angeles erupted in riots after four cops were acquitted in the videotaped beating of Rodney King, but during an uprising supposedly in the name of justice, some people got away with murder. During the five "Days of Outrage," a ... 04/28/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Schneiderman Victims: Share Your Thoughts on the Settlement We are especially disappointed in the “Justice Democrats” — particularly Attorney Generals Eric Schneiderman and Kamala Harris — whose complicity proves that any faith in their moral fiber or independence was misplaced. When Timothy Geither and ... 02/9/2012 - 6:42 am | View Link
CDC Survey Shatters Gender Myths: Reports 1 in 4 Men are Victims of Domestic Violence The scant research that was available to conduct substantive comparisons of domestic violence between genders supported the argument that women experience domestic violence at an overwhelming prevalence rate, such as an old US department of Justice ... 02/2/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Seldom heard victims of the Israeli occupation The police also fail to properly enforce the law and rarely bring the assailants to justice. By failing to respond appropriately to settler violence in Hebron, the authorities in effect sanction the settlers' violent acts. OCHA similarly notes that the ... 01/3/2012 - 2:56 pm | View Link
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Quotes by Families of Homicide Victims | Equal Justice USA In my 15 years as a victims rights lawyer, I have represented many murder victim families in death penalty cases, and the additional anguish caused by the justice ... 10/22/2014 - 12:05 pm | View Website
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The contrast in handling two Ebola diagnoses highlights how differently cities and hospitals prepare for health emergencies.
Dr. Craig Spencer alerted his aid agency that he had developed a fever, and was transported to Bellevue Hospital Center by specially trained emergency workers wearing protective gear.
The patient registration staff and triage nurses were trained to ask people with certain symptoms about international travel.
On the seventh floor is the full isolation unit, originally set up to treat people with drug-resistant tuberculosis.
Beyond hospitals, the city's fire department trained an ambulance crew to transport suspected Ebola patients, and 911 dispatchers now ask people calling for an ambulance if they've traveled to West Africa recently.
The National Institutes of Health and other hospitals with special biocontainment units regularly "do drills about how you need to protect yourself," said Dr.
On Saturday, Iran hanged a woman convicted of murdering a former intelligence officer she claimed had attempted to rape her—a defense the court and the man's family ultimately rejected. IRNA, Iran's official news agency, says 27-year-old Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn Saturday for the 2007 murder. The court ruling dismissed Jabbari's claim of attempted rape, saying all evidence proved she had planned to kill Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former intelligence agent, after having purchased a knife two days earlier.