According to a report released today by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), entitled “False Hope: How Parole Systems Fail Youth Serving Extreme Sentences,” thousands of men and women are serving life sentences for crimes they committed under 18 and could be offered parole or shortened sentences—but are never given the option.
A recent Australian study in the Psychiatry, Psychology, and Law Journal has expanded the research on how trauma-stricken clients can indirectly distress those who seek to assist them. The study specifically focuses on lawyers and mental health care professionals, including those who work on criminal justice cases and with justice-involved individuals.
A forthcoming article in the Harvard Law Review questions whether the use of police officers as “experts” on the witness stand is helpful to juries and judges, or an attempt to “expand police authority in multiple areas of the law.”
For months Trump has used rhetoric that is offense and mirrors intolerant behavior towards people of color which leads me to believe that this "outreach" is really voting-bait.
Social media provides easy access to beauty tips and tricks, but it is helping women to love themselves more or loathe their looks?
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Dr. Lucille Ijoy, lovingly known as “Grandma Ijoy,” is rapping, dancing, and Obama-thanking machine! At the tender age of 84, her recent video entitled "Listen to Grandmomma Say Thank You to Obama," showcases a few of her many talents and her attempt to start a "thankful movement" for Obama and his administration.
President Obama announced Tuesday morning that he will be deeming a historic house on Capitol Hill as a new national monument to recognize the women suffragettes and all women who have fought hard throughout history for women equality.