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AllAfrica.com
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers30, 2016, judges at the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Senegal court sys
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
30, 2016, judges at the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Senegal court system will deliver their verdict in the trial of former dictator of Chad, Hissène Habré. Habré faces charges of crimes against humanity, torture and war crimes, and the... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Solutions to racial disparity in justice appear obvious to some, illusive to othersAt a time when inequities in criminal justice are the focus of intense national
Solutions to racial disparity in justice appear obvious to some, illusive to others
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
At a time when inequities in criminal justice are the focus of intense national debate, blacks and Latinos are overrepresented at every step in Colorado’s criminal process compared to their numbers in the general population. Black and Latino... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
High road crime wave’shoppers and damaging businesses. In the most recent burglary, thieves knocked
High road crime wave’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 2 days ago
shoppers and damaging businesses. In the most recent burglary, thieves knocked through a brick wall at the rear of Ahmad Halal Meat butchers shop on the night of Wednesday, February 23 and made off with £180 in cash, several thousand... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Ray McKeon remembered: Hail to 'the chief,' and people magnet-- Former Police Chief Raymond McKeon loved to be in the limelight and rub elbo
Ray McKeon remembered: Hail to 'the chief,' and people magnet
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
-- Former Police Chief Raymond McKeon loved to be in the limelight and rub elbows with just about everyone he met. Officers who worked with him said he struck the balance between old-school policing and forward-thinking changes that brought... Read more
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Juneau Empire
In uncertain budget times, local philanthropy comes throughthe following day. It could have turned out a lot differently, Juneau Police D
In uncertain budget times, local philanthropy comes through
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
the following day. It could have turned out a lot differently, Juneau Police Department Chief Bryce Johnson said, if the officer who handled to the case hadn’t been trained in crisis intervention. “In the past, we would’ve gone breaking that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senior Civil Servants Laud Prompt Payment of SalariesDelighted by the prompt payment of April salaries of federal public servants, t
Senior Civil Servants Laud Prompt Payment of Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Delighted by the prompt payment of April salaries of federal public servants, the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the development just as it enjoins him to ensure that promotion... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015Mainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay » ou la « Société » cotée sur Eu
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Mainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay » ou la « Société » cotée sur Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA et l’ESM de la Bourse irlandaise: MSTY.IE) annonce aujourd’hui la publication de son Rapport Annuel 2015. À propos de Mainstay Mainstay est une... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Government Watchdog: 'Bull Valley Thinks of Police Department as Cash Cow'By Katelyn Stanek | 4:00 p.m. April 27, 2016 When the village of Bull Valley c
Government Watchdog: 'Bull Valley Thinks of Police Department as Cash Cow'
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 6 days ago
By Katelyn Stanek | 4:00 p.m. April 27, 2016 When the village of Bull Valley cut its police chief from the budget, officials said they did so in part because police officers were spending too much time answering Freedom of Information Act requests... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The new facismThatcher would have voted Remain, and the UK will one day join the euro. Cover
In this week's magazine | The new facism
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
Thatcher would have voted Remain, and the UK will one day join the euro. Cover story: Rowan Williams on the echoes of Nazi populism in today’s politics. George Eaton on Labour’s prospects in the local elections. The artist formerly known... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Traffic Tickets Drive Surge of Fines in Bull Valleyp.m. April 26, 2016 A huge jump in fines was the primary factor in a big incre
Traffic Tickets Drive Surge of Fines in Bull Valley
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 8 days ago
p.m. April 26, 2016 A huge jump in fines was the primary factor in a big increase in revenues collected by the village of Bull Valley from 2012 to 2015, documents show. Bull Valley tallied nearly $127,000 in fines in the fiscal year ending... Read more
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MLive.com
Senate committee approves legislation to drop 'disastrous' Common Core standardsState legislation that would force Michigan to dump the Common Core, a rigorous
Senate committee approves legislation to drop 'disastrous' Common Core standards
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
State legislation that would force Michigan to dump the Common Core, a rigorous set of reading and math standards for K-12 students, was approved by a Senate committee Tuesday on a party-line vote. Under the legislation, Michigan would be required... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The shelter that gives wine to alcoholics | Tina RosenbergOn a grey January morning at 9.15, residents of the Oaks shelter for the homele
The shelter that gives wine to alcoholics | Tina Rosenberg
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
On a grey January morning at 9.15, residents of the Oaks shelter for the homeless started lining up, coffee mugs in hand, at a yellow linoleum counter. At half past the hour, the pour began. The Oaks’ residents are hard-core alcoholics. They line up... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Drug education programs vary for today’s studentsA handful of counselors work with Hazleton Area School District students who ar
Drug education programs vary for today’s students
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
A handful of counselors work with Hazleton Area School District students who are at a vulnerable age for drug experimentation at a time when abuse has become an epidemic. “Marijuana and heroin use are on the rise locally,” said Eileen Panzarella, a... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Torturing of Mentally Ill PrisonersDade Correctional Institution, in Florida, an inmate whispered to her, “You kno
The Torturing of Mentally Ill Prisoners
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
Dade Correctional Institution, in Florida, an inmate whispered to her, “You know they starve us, right?” It was the fall of 2010, and Krzykowski, a psychiatric technician, had been hired by Dade, which is forty miles south of Miami, to help... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
McCrory wants $300M more in reserves, state worker bonusesMcCrory, making public Friday more details of his proposal he'll present to leg
McCrory wants $300M more in reserves, state worker bonuses
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
McCrory, making public Friday more details of his proposal he'll present to legislators next week as they return for their annual work session, wants to spend $22.3 billion next year, or 2.8 percent above current-year spending, State Budget Director... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guideLeague of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Vot
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Voters Guide © 2016 LWVPA — CEF Polls open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. This Voters Guide may be taken into the voting booth. For election information, contact your county Board of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workersNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget adjustments would gi
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workers
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget adjustments would give permanent pay raises to most teachers - some reaching $5,000 - but only one-time bonuses to most rank-and-file state workers. McCrory, making public Friday more... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workersRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workers
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget adjustments would give permanent pay raises to most teachers - some reaching $5,000 - but only one-time bonuses to most rank-and-file state workers. McCrory, making... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workersRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget
McCrory wants raises for most teachers, bonuses for workers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's recommended state budget adjustments would give permanent pay raises to most teachers - some reaching $5,000 - but only one-time bonuses to most rank-and-file state workers. McCrory, making... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate in Stormy Session, Wants Buhari to Sign Budgeta ‎stormy closed-door session yesterday, the Senate resolved to persuade Presid
Senate in Stormy Session, Wants Buhari to Sign Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
a ‎stormy closed-door session yesterday, the Senate resolved to persuade President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the 2016 budget and later submit an amendment proposal to the National Assembly to correct identified lapses. The meeting, which was... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
More seniors seek tax help: officialassisted this year with their taxes - about 50 to 60 more than in 2015. Jones
More seniors seek tax help: official
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
assisted this year with their taxes - about 50 to 60 more than in 2015. Jones noted May will be Older Americans Month and National Senior Center Week will be celebrated May 9 to 13. In other reports to the council: - Johnstown Public Library... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New police chief named in Sterling Heightscity police department nearly 27 years. Starting today, Sterling Heights' inte
New police chief named in Sterling Heights
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
city police department nearly 27 years. Starting today, Sterling Heights' interim police chief can remove the interim part of his title. John Berg was confirmed by City Council Tuesday night as the city's new permanent police chief after serving... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton in State of the City: Cheering an arena, blasting Arizona leadersPhoenix Mayor Greg Stanton used his most visible stage of the year on Tuesday t
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton in State of the City: Cheering an arena, blasting Arizona leaders
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 days ago
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton used his most visible stage of the year on Tuesday to lay out his vision for how Arizona's capital city is leading the state — and he chastised state political leaders for not getting on board. Stanton delivered his fifth... Read more
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Boston Globe
Grassroots bid to scrap Common Core from Mass. schools faces challengescandidates scrambling to distance themselves from the guidelines that set goals
Grassroots bid to scrap Common Core from Mass. schools faces challenges
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
candidates scrambling to distance themselves from the guidelines that set goals for what students should know by the end of each grade. In Massachusetts, the issue has garnered limited public debate, even amid efforts to use a November ballot... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Jails Can Benefit From Corporate Principlessome administrators are setting a new goal: making their jails run more like co
How Jails Can Benefit From Corporate Principles
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
some administrators are setting a new goal: making their jails run more like companies. Crime and punishment in the age of mass incarceration In Bexar County, Texas, home to San Antonio and the country’s 16th-largest jail, Sheriff Susan L.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle AllenDonnie Altland stopped running away. He made peace with his family, asked God
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle Allen
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
Donnie Altland stopped running away. He made peace with his family, asked God for forgiveness, pulled a .22 pistol out of his pickup and squeezed a bullet into his temple. The secret he held for three decades was out. It was an awful secret... Read more
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The Temple News
Reviewing, comparing the university’s endowment fundTemple’s endowment fund is less than several other state universities. Temple
Reviewing, comparing the university’s endowment fund
The Temple News / Posted 15 days ago
Temple’s endowment fund is less than several other state universities. Temple ranks fourth in endowment funds out of the City Six schools. NOTE: Totals are rounded, and graph is not to scale. | DONNA FANELLE TTN Temple’s endowment fund has... Read more
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The Advocate
Rap videos from ‘Kidd Kidd,’ ‘Qp’ take center stage in sprawling New Orleans gang murder caseThe first of the videos features well-known New Orleans rapper Curtis “Kidd Kid
Rap videos from ‘Kidd Kidd,’ ‘Qp’ take center stage in sprawling New Orleans gang murder case
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
The first of the videos features well-known New Orleans rapper Curtis “Kidd Kidd” Stewart and another local voice, Quincy “Qp” Briggs. It starts at Second and South Prieur streets, bouncing between street corners, day and night. At each scene, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Mapula Mokaba Phukwana - Limpopo Transport, Safety, Security and Liaison Prov Budget Vote 2016-17Budget Speech for Transport, Safety, Security and Liaison Vote 10 Delivered by
MEC Mapula Mokaba Phukwana - Limpopo Transport, Safety, Security and Liaison Prov Budget Vote 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Budget Speech for Transport, Safety, Security and Liaison Vote 10 Delivered by the MEC, the Hon Me. Mapula Mokaba Phukwana to the Sixth Legislature of the Limpopo Province at Lebowakgomo Legislative Chamber The recent report on the death of two... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Right to an attorney? Not alwaysit hard to get a job or get into public housing, she said. Miami’s effort is r
Right to an attorney? Not always
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 days ago
it hard to get a job or get into public housing, she said. Miami’s effort is rare at a time when many public defender’s offices are struggling to provide adequate representation for people unable to pay for their own lawyer in more serious... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Back pay bond payment never discussed: Protective bodies ‘disenchanted’Associations representing workers under the Ministry of National Security yeste
Back pay bond payment never discussed: Protective bodies ‘disenchanted’
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
Associations representing workers under the Ministry of National Security yesterday described Government’s recent announcement that it would pay half of their back pay in bonds without consultation as “unacceptable”, “disrespectful” and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Resilience Amid Global TurmoilIn a time of global turmoil, democratic resilience has assumed enhanced importa
Democratic Resilience Amid Global Turmoil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
In a time of global turmoil, democratic resilience has assumed enhanced importance. Africans have suffered disproportionately from terrorist attacks and millions have sought refuge away from their homes. Although many of their countries have... Read more
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Newsmax
Puerto Rico's Other Crisis: Impoverished Pensionsdefined-contribution accounts, similar to 401(k) retirement savings plans. Del
Puerto Rico's Other Crisis: Impoverished Pensions
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
defined-contribution accounts, similar to 401(k) retirement savings plans. Del Castillo, then the deputy chief of the island's largest government-employee pension system, said members of his own staff who were on the verge of retirement... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Aides, supporting positions proliferate at Oklahoma public schoolsfood service and transportation departments grow and changing student demograph
Aides, supporting positions proliferate at Oklahoma public schools
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
food service and transportation departments grow and changing student demographics have been met with increased hiring of social and cultural specialists. The bulk of nonteacher growth in the state has not come from superintendents or... Read more
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The Indian Express
Jat quota stir: Now, a judicial panel to probe arson, conspiracyThe commission is set up under the Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952. THE HARYA
Jat quota stir: Now, a judicial panel to probe arson, conspiracy
The Indian Express / Posted 25 days ago
The commission is set up under the Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952. THE HARYANA government Friday appointed a two-member Commission of Inquiry headed by Justice (retd.) S N Jha, former Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court and Rajasthan... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Mills River council wants to work with county for policingunanimously passed a resolution to reopen negotiations with the county for prot
Mills River council wants to work with county for policing
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 26 days ago
unanimously passed a resolution to reopen negotiations with the county for protection.

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners opted to let its contract for enhanced law enforcement services in Mills River expire next year after the... Read more

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The Hendersonville Times-News
Council wants to work with county for policingunanimously passed a resolution to reopen negotiations with the county for prot
Council wants to work with county for policing
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 26 days ago
unanimously passed a resolution to reopen negotiations with the county for protection.

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners opted to let its contract for enhanced law enforcement services in Mills River expire next year after the... Read more

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Brisbane Times
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national dis
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial mandatory sentences for a range of minor offences, the nation's peak body for barristers has urged. High rate of... Read more
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WA Today
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national dis
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial mandatory sentences for a range of minor offences, the nation's peak body for barristers has urged. High rate of... Read more
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The Age
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesHigh rate of indigenous incarceration: Nigel Scullion. Photo: Ben Rushton The
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
High rate of indigenous incarceration: Nigel Scullion. Photo: Ben Rushton The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial mandatory sentences for a range of... Read more
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Reuters
Puerto Rico's other crisis: impoverished pensionsdefined-contribution accounts, similar to 401(k) retirement savings plans. Del
Puerto Rico's other crisis: impoverished pensions
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
defined-contribution accounts, similar to 401(k) retirement savings plans. Del Castillo, then the deputy chief of the island’s largest government-employee pension system, said members of his own staff who were on the verge of retirement... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
Daily Liberal / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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The Border Mail
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
The Border Mail / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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The Courier
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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The Young Witness
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
The Young Witness / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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Western Advocate
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration ratesThe gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "nationa
Call for mandatory sentencing laws to be scrapped to reduce indigenous incarceration rates
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
The gross over-representation of indigenous Australians in prison is a "national disgrace", lawyers say. The gross over-representation of Aboriginal people in prison is a "national disgrace" and should be tackled by abolishing controversial... Read more
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