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Tennessee’s Lee broadcasts $100M violent crime intervention fund | State

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Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney speaks at Salem State College

Sep. 25—SALEM — Worldwide human rights lawyer Amal Clooney addressed a crowd of greater than 900 individuals Tuesday night for the Salem State College Basis, Inc.’s speaker sequence.

Award-winning journalist and Salem State alumna Anne Driscoll ’76 interviewed Clooney about her work as a world human rights lawyer. This 12 months marks the fortieth anniversary of the Basis’s widespread speaker sequence. The occasion was held at Salem State’s O’Keefe Complicated.

Clooney is an award-winning lawyer specializing in worldwide regulation and human rights and a visiting professor at Columbia Regulation College. Described as a “sensible authorized thoughts,” Clooney ceaselessly represents victims

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Law & Crime

Illinois Turns into The First State To Move “The Purge” Legislation

Illinois is passing a regulation that some would say will make historical past. Illinois is trying to be the primary state in the USA to abolish money bail. And the results of passing such a regulation have many believing the state may mirror the horror film “The Purge”. Within the movie, residents got 24 hours to commit all of the crimes they wished.

On January 1st of 2023 the ‘SAFE-T’ Act will begin within the state of Illinois. This act will eliminate the money bail system in its entirety. The title SAFE-T is an acronym for ‘Security, Accountability,

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Law & Crime

Illinois Turns into The First State To Move “The Purge” Legislation

Illinois is passing a regulation that some would say will make historical past. Illinois is seeking to be the primary state in america to abolish money bail. And the implications of passing such a regulation have many believing the state might mirror the horror film “The Purge”. Within the movie, residents got 24 hours to commit all of the crimes they needed.

On January 1st of 2023 the ‘SAFE-T’ Act will start within the state of Illinois. This act will eliminate the money bail system in its entirety. The title SAFE-T is an acronym for ‘Security, Accountability, Equity,

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Law & Crime

Uniform crime knowledge is crucial. State police must get in synch with FBI’s new crime reporting system. [editorial] | Our Opinion

THE ISSUE

The FBI carried out a brand new crime reporting system in January 2021, however as LNP | LancasterOnline’s Dan Nephin reported in Sunday’s “Lancaster Watchdog” column, 1000’s of police departments throughout the USA aren’t utilizing the brand new Nationwide Incident-Primarily based Reporting System, or NIBRS. And only a small fraction of Pennsylvania regulation enforcement businesses are utilizing it. In Lancaster County, solely the East Earl and East Lampeter police departments are utilizing the brand new system. However the Pennsylvania State Police — which offers protection to greater than 20 of the county’s 60 municipalities, principally within the county’s

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Politic

A short historical past of the primary state the place girls might vote

EDITOR’S NOTE: This web page is a part of a complete information to voting rights throughout the U.S. and in Puerto Rico.

Within the Wild West, progressive politics made main waves within the years following the Civil Conflict. Simply take a look at Wyoming, the place girls gained the correct to vote all the way in which again in 1869, a full 20 years earlier than the territory turned the nation’s forty fourth state in 1890, and greater than 50 years earlier than the ratification of the nineteenth Modification.—

As much as 1,000 girls have been eligible to vote in

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