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The News & Observer
NC approves sale of two more Blount Street housesHouse has collapsed, leaving the inside in ruin. It will be demolished. Richard
NC approves sale of two more Blount Street houses
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
House has collapsed, leaving the inside in ruin. It will be demolished. Richard Stradlingrstradling@newsobserver.com The Council of State has approved the sale of two more houses in the Blount Street Historic District, apparently satisfied that... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Little hope for brain eating amoeba curenot a lot of attention paid to it, there’s not a lot of resources dedicated to
Little hope for brain eating amoeba cure
KGTV San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
not a lot of attention paid to it, there’s not a lot of resources dedicated to it,” said Engel, executive director of the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists. Engel says the economics aren’t there, that no drug maker will spend the... Read more
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The News & Observer
State Treasurer Cowell mars her record by joining corporate boardsreflection on ethics board A bad exit from public service North Carolina Stat
State Treasurer Cowell mars her record by joining corporate boards
The News & Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
reflection on ethics board A bad exit from public service North Carolina State Treasurer Janet Cowell attending a Council of State meeting in 2015 with Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler. Cowell recently raised ethics issues by joining... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Brain-eating amoeba kills woman after a swim in Colorado Rivergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Brain-eating amoeba kills woman after a swim in Colorado River
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Teams address mental health crisis in jailsdata that currently exists, tracking progress and other items.Stepping Up was l
Teams address mental health crisis in jails
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
data that currently exists, tracking progress and other items.Stepping Up was launched in May 2015 as a partnership of The Council of State Governments Justice Center, The National Association of Counties, and The American Psychiatric Association... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
10 related stories
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KGTV San Diego
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughtergoing up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can
Mom: Brain-eating amoeba killed my daughter
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
going up a swimmer's nose. That may be the most people who go under water can do. Jeffrey Engel, who directs the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, said the disease is too rare and preventable to be placed on a notification... Read more
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Op-Ed News
It's Not the Oil & Gas: The Bank of North Dakota Scores 12th year of Record Profitsin one recent 10-year period, when the state's population still averaged less
It's Not the Oil & Gas: The Bank of North Dakota Scores 12th year of Record Profits
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
in one recent 10-year period, when the state's population still averaged less than 700,000 people. In 2012, the National Council of State Legislators (NCSL) counted 20 bills in 15 states to create a State-owned Public Bank. Since then, other... Read more
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TribLIVE
Blue Star Memorial markers are lasting tributes to vetson a 5-mile section of Route 22 that the state's legislature had designated Blu
Blue Star Memorial markers are lasting tributes to vets
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
on a 5-mile section of Route 22 that the state's legislature had designated Blue Star Drive. The next year, the National Council of State Garden Clubs agreed to promote the program in the rest of the country. In 1947, a metal marker was designed... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoneroffenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoner
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
offenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoneroffenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoner
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
offenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoneroffenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoner
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
offenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoneroffenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoner
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
offenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoneroffenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in
The 15 states with the highest cost per prisoner
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
offenders in North Dakota accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
On Charlotte Osei, you ain't seen nothing yetparticipatory process to find, first, a short list of suitable candidates who w
On Charlotte Osei, you ain't seen nothing yet
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 4 days ago
participatory process to find, first, a short list of suitable candidates who would then be interviewed and vetted by the Council of State, prior to a recommendation being made to the President for appointment. For me personally, even that... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Meeting with the presidentthe SCC is not the appropriate judicial body to turn to in this case. He sugge
Meeting with the president
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
the SCC is not the appropriate judicial body to turn to in this case. He suggested that under the law pertaining to the Council of State it was possible to instead solicit the opinion of the fatwa and legislation departments of this judicial... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Govt looks set to fast-track Thai-Japanese rail projectland expropriation for the joint Thai-Japanese double-track railway. Transport
Govt looks set to fast-track Thai-Japanese rail project
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
land expropriation for the joint Thai-Japanese double-track railway. Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith said the Council of State, the government's legal arm, was reviewing an amendment to the expropriation law. Whether Section 44, which... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Holguin Awards Cuban Historians for Remarkable Careerthe 22nd National Congress of History. PhD Eugenio Suarez Perez, who runs the
Holguin Awards Cuban Historians for Remarkable Career
Radio Angulo / Posted 6 days ago
the 22nd National Congress of History. PhD Eugenio Suarez Perez, who runs the Office of Historic Affairs in the country's Council of State, spoke on behalf of the awarded personalities and said those acknowledgements inspire them to continue on... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Sowela expands programming with Associate degree in Nursingcompletion of the 71-credit hour program will result in a two-year degree that
Sowela expands programming with Associate degree in Nursing
Southwest Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
completion of the 71-credit hour program will result in a two-year degree that prepares graduates to take the National Council of State Boards Licensure Examination (NCLEX) and enter the workforce as a Registered Nurse (RN).For information... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Buhari - Standing Rooted to the Spot With Grazing Reserve DisasterBuhari government is seeking to experiment yet again with the grazing reserve p
President Buhari - Standing Rooted to the Spot With Grazing Reserve Disaster
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Buhari government is seeking to experiment yet again with the grazing reserve proposal being pushed through the National Council of State. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu, said on Monday that the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Martin amends financial filingSecretaries of State. In 2011, he also reported a $2,000 trip to Lexington, Ky
Martin amends financial filing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Secretaries of State. In 2011, he also reported a $2,000 trip to Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 9-14 that year, paid for by the Council of State Governments, for the Henry Toll Fellowship Program. In his third year in office in 2013, Martin reported... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
National Logos Are Integral to Our IdentityFeature Article of Saturday, 23 April 2016 By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
National Logos Are Integral to Our Identity
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 days ago
Feature Article of Saturday, 23 April 2016 By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D. E-mail: okoampaahoofe@optimum.net A president who does not appreciate the great significance and relevance of the insignias of our statutory institutions has absolutely... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU slams govt's fishing 'propaganda campaign'the 91 laws related to the fishing industry, 49 have been enacted. Each legisla
EU slams govt's fishing 'propaganda campaign'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
the 91 laws related to the fishing industry, 49 have been enacted. Each legislative bill requires scrutiny by the Council of State, which is the government's legal advisory body, and then deliberation by the National Legislative Assembly,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Payment of traffic fines to be more convenientother ways were needed, he said. The cabinet earlier resolved to ask the Royal
Payment of traffic fines to be more convenient
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
other ways were needed, he said. The cabinet earlier resolved to ask the Royal Thai Police, the Transport Ministry, the Council of State and relevant agencies to revamp the entire Land Traffic Act to instill traffic discipline on the roads,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Payment of traffic fines to be more convenient.other ways were needed, he said. The cabinet earlier resolved to ask the Royal
Payment of traffic fines to be more convenient.
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
other ways were needed, he said. The cabinet earlier resolved to ask the Royal Thai Police, the Transport Ministry, the Council of State and relevant agencies to revamp the entire Land Traffic Act to instill traffic discipline on the roads,... Read more
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Business Wire
Groupe Eurotunnel SA UK Regulatory Announcement: Groupe Eurotunnel SE: The Conseil d’Etat1 Confirms the Unique Status of the Channel Tunnelwith the decision of the Conseil d’Etat, which confirms the importance of the u
Groupe Eurotunnel SA UK Regulatory Announcement: Groupe Eurotunnel SE: The Conseil d’Etat1 Confirms the Unique Status of the Channel Tunnel
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
with the decision of the Conseil d’Etat, which confirms the importance of the unique status of the integrated bi-national transport service. » 1 French Council of State ForOther media enquiries contactAnne-Laure Desclèves, +33(0... Read more
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Business Wire
Groupe Eurotunnel SE: The Conseil d’Etat1 Confirms the Unique Status of the Channel TunnelChief Executive Officer of Groupe Eurotunnel SE stated: « Eurotunnel is delight
Groupe Eurotunnel SE: The Conseil d’Etat1 Confirms the Unique Status of the Channel Tunnel
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Chief Executive Officer of Groupe Eurotunnel SE stated: « Eurotunnel is delighted with the decision of the Conseil d’Etat, which confirms the importance of the unique status of the integrated bi-national transport service. » 1 French Council of St... Read more
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Boston Herald
Fidel Castro tells congress ‘Communist Cuban ideas will endure’Politburo for terms that will end in 2021. Raul Castro, who has said he plans
Fidel Castro tells congress ‘Communist Cuban ideas will endure’
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Politburo for terms that will end in 2021. Raul Castro, who has said he plans to retire from his posts as president of the Council of State and Council of Ministers in 2018, has indicated that passing the torch to a new generation of Cuban party... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
EC Logo: Mahama “is not thinking right” – Asamoah Gyamficriticize the electoral body when necessary," he noted. President Mahama durin
EC Logo: Mahama “is not thinking right” – Asamoah Gyamfi
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 14 days ago
criticize the electoral body when necessary," he noted. President Mahama during the quarterly meeting with members of the Council of State said, “Some parties have made it a penchant to continuously attack the Electoral Commission for reasons I... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Jails Can Benefit From Corporate Principlesto understand how to improve their pretrial services [and] intake systems,” sai
How Jails Can Benefit From Corporate Principles
The Atlantic / Posted 14 days ago
to understand how to improve their pretrial services [and] intake systems,” said Tony Fabelo, the research director at the Council of State Governments Justice Center, who led the assessment. “They have a different way of processing people than... Read more
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News 8000
Wisconsin nurses slower to self-report drug abuserecovery is possible, and that nurses have lower rates of relapse than the gene
Wisconsin nurses slower to self-report drug abuse
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
recovery is possible, and that nurses have lower rates of relapse than the general population, according to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. Stanton regained her full nursing license in October and now works at Rogers Memorial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Have Solutions to Ghana's Problems - Nana Addocontribution to the development of our country. He was President of the Nationa
We Have Solutions to Ghana's Problems - Nana Addo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
contribution to the development of our country. He was President of the National House of Chiefs, a member of the Council of State under President Kufuor, and a former Chairman of the Cocoa Marketing Board (Cocobod). He was also my good... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch press ahead with new phone tap plans, beef up watchdog powersleveled at the draft legislation when it was first published last year. Some de
Dutch press ahead with new phone tap plans, beef up watchdog powers
DutchNews.nl / Posted 18 days ago
leveled at the draft legislation when it was first published last year. Some described it as a ‘big brother charter’. The Council of State, the government’s most senior advisory body, still has to publish its reactions. Only then can the draft law... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Libya’s fourth phasethe House, currently based in Tobruk in the east of the country and endowed wit
Libya’s fourth phase
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
the House, currently based in Tobruk in the east of the country and endowed with full legislative powers, and the Supreme Council of State (SCS) consisting for the most part of members of the General National Congress (GNC). The members of the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
NPP will fix Ghanacontribution to the development of our country. He was President of the Nationa
NPP will fix Ghana
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 18 days ago
contribution to the development of our country. He was President of the National House of Chiefs, a member of the Council of State under President Kufuor, and a former Chairman of the Cocoa Marketing Board (Cocobod). He was also my good... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
K is good politics, businesscontinued support for early reading — including the teacher academies prioritiz
K is good politics, business
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
continued support for early reading — including the teacher academies prioritized by Abbott — and the creation of a council of state agencies and private citizens appointed by the governor to ensure quality. Arguably, the smartest... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine sheriff going to DC to try to learn how to keep those with mental illness out of jailon how jails, courts and law enforcement can coordinate to meet this pressing i
Maine sheriff going to DC to try to learn how to keep those with mental illness out of jail
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
on how jails, courts and law enforcement can coordinate to meet this pressing issue,” Juliet Fletcher, spokeswoman for the Council of State Governments Justice Center, said in a recent email. “More than 250 counties representing one-third of the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Governor declares April 13 asstate of Arkansas has the fastest growing prison population in the country, acc
Governor declares April 13 as
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
state of Arkansas has the fastest growing prison population in the country, according to a recent report by the Council of State Governments Justice Center. Once released from prison, those felons face a whole new set of challenges when... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Around the world: What you need to knowto pass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and ma
Around the world: What you need to know
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
to pass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and making sure their warnings aren't ignored. The Council of State made a series of proposals, including a legal guarantee that whistleblowers be shielded from retaliatory... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowerspass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and makin
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowers
Lake Placid News / Posted 19 days ago
pass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and making sure their warnings aren't ignored. The Council of State made a series of proposals Wednesday, including a legal guarantee that whistleblowers be shielded from... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowerspass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and makin
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
pass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and making sure their warnings aren't ignored. The Council of State made a series of proposals Wednesday, including a legal guarantee that whistleblowers be shielded from... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowerspass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and makin
Top French authority demands law to protect whistleblowers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
pass a new law aimed specifically at better protecting whistleblowers and making sure their warnings aren't ignored. The Council of State made a series of proposals Wednesday, including a legal guarantee that whistleblowers be shielded from... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Recidivism remains a challenge in Mass. criminal justice systemsentence for property offenses was just over seven months. The findings release
Recidivism remains a challenge in Mass. criminal justice system
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
sentence for property offenses was just over seven months. The findings released Tuesday were prepared for the state by the Council of State Governments. Middlesex Sheriff Peter Koutoujian said corrections officers routinely see thousands of people... Read more
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Boston Globe
Most new convictions in Mass. include people with priors, report saysfor property offenses was just over seven months. The findings released Tuesda
Most new convictions in Mass. include people with priors, report says
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
for property offenses was just over seven months. The findings released Tuesday were prepared for the state by the Council of State Governments. Middlesex Sheriff Peter Koutoujian said corrections officers routinely see thousands of people... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Justice system review focused on stopping “revolving door” for repeat offenderspresented Tuesday to a working group exploring opportunities for criminal justi
Justice system review focused on stopping “revolving door” for repeat offenders
WWLP Springfield / Posted 20 days ago
presented Tuesday to a working group exploring opportunities for criminal justice reform. The analysis, conducted by the Council of State Governments Justice Center as part of an ongoing review of the Massachusetts criminal justice system, found... Read more
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