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It’s The Clothes That Make The Man

He is being released from prison after 5 and 1/2 long years. Years that seemed like an eternity to his family. We receive the “prison clothing form” in the mail 4 weeks before his get out date. For those of…

Do They Hire Felons?

Chances are that if you are on the registry and labeled a sex offender, you are also labeled a felon.  That’s just the way it works, two labels for the price of one. Aren’t our laws just dandy? This brief…

What In The World Are “Traveling Pedophiles”?

I read an interesting article regarding NJ Rep. Chris Smith, author of the International Megan’s Law ,which has just completed it’s first year in existence. According to Smith who met with a delegation from Thailand which included Ambassador Pisan Manawapal…

What Do We Have To Be Thankful For?

Some of us are in the early stages of court cases, others will spend their holiday traveling to jails and prisons for Thanksgiving visits.  For some, finances and distance make holiday visits impossible. Some of our loved ones are already…

A Registry For Everyone and Everything

A recent Associated Press piece headlined with “More states are adopting registries intended to track former convicts”. The article mentions that when a University of Toledo student went missing last summer, her friends checked out the state’s sex offender list…

Just Breathe….

There are times we must remind ourselves to Breathe. Just Breathe. Like days when the prison call comes and the voice on the other end is strained, frustrated, depressed. We say the things we hope will help, the supportive things,…

Pokemon Go “Away”

I am tired of hearing about Pokemon Go! At this point, I wish it would just Go Away! Mostly I am tired of reading about under-educated and over-crazed parents who are worried that the Pokemon Go craze will lead their…

A Judge With Commmon Sense

July 26, 2016: A federal judge in Denver, Colorado, U.S. District Court Senior Judge John Kane, has what a lot more judges in this country need, common sense. He believes the federal sentencing guidelines for child pornography are too rigid.…

PBS’s Pervert Park a Disappointment

PBS’s Pervert Park , a documentary by Swedish filmmakers Frida and Lasse Barkfors, aired last night. I was so hoping that the show would help “light a fire for change”, but instead I found it to be rather disappointing and…

Jared Fogle Sentence Affirmed

http://www.people.com/article/ex-subway-pitchman-fogles-appeal-of-prison-term-rejected On June 9th, the Seventh Circuit Court denied former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle’s appeal for a decrease in his 15 year 8 month sentence on child pornography charges. Fogel’s appeal was based on what he alleged were procedural and…

Lauren Book, They All Matter

Not just Lauren Book’s.. While searching for information regarding an article for W.A.R/FL the other day I came across a video recently posted by Lauren Book. Out of curiosity, if she may mention anything pertaining to her run for Florida…