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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There’s gonna be a Rodney King, baby: EBT recipients in ... There’s gonna be a Rodney King, baby: EBT recipients in LA threaten riots after card outage 10/29/2014 - 12:58 am | View Website
National Center for Victims of Crime When a Youth Is Victimized; Civil Justice for Victims of Crime; Victim Impact Statements; Crime Victim Compensation; Restitution; How Crime Victims React to Trauma 10/28/2014 - 7:43 pm | View Website
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 ... 10/28/2014 - 5:56 pm | View Website
1992 Los Angeles riots The 1992 Los Angeles Riots, also known as the Rodney King Riots, the South Central Riots, the 1992 Los Angeles Civil Disturbance, 1992 Los Angeles Civil Unrest, and ... 10/28/2014 - 12:12 pm | View Website
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) says Republicans need to follow the example of a pizza chain if they want to win back black voters."Remember Domino's Pizza?," Paul asked Wednesday at a GOP office in Michigan, according to The Hill. "They admitted, 'Hey, our pizza crust sucks.' The Republican Party brand sucks and so people don't want to be a Republican.
Public opinion is not currently in President Barack Obama's favor, but there has to still be support from other high-profile individuals, right? Not when it comes to Obama's golf game. Michael Jordan sat down with Ahmad Rashad on the Back 9 Network to talk about his ideal foursome, and while the basketball legend and avid golfer first included Obama on his list, he quickly backtracked."No, I take that back," Jordan says in the video, below.
Thomas M. Menino, the longest-serving mayor in Boston history, died Thursday of cancer. He was 71. The affable Menino served as mayor for two decades, overseeing a vast redevelopment of underutilized corners of the city and ingratiating himself to residents with a perennially packed public schedule. (A Boston Globe poll once found that 57 percent of Bostonians claimed to have personally met him.)Menino left office earlier this year after declining to seek a sixth term due to ongoing health problems.
Victor Wanyamas goal made Kenya the latest nation to have a goalscorer in Englands top flight. Find out when each country scored and which club has introduced the most new goalscorersQuiz: test your knowledge of the Premier Leagues global scorers Continue reading