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iol.co.za
Minister praises prison palliative care effortsHealth MEC, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo, on Wednesday said he was satisfied by effort
Minister praises prison palliative care efforts
iol.co.za / Posted 7 minutes ago
Health MEC, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo, on Wednesday said he was satisfied by efforts to provide quality health services to the inmates. The prison’s palliative care facility which started in 2011, provides care to more than 900 inmates with... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Stop throwing kids into debtors' prison | Commentaryfew unlucky kids. Each year approximately 1 million youth appear in juvenile co
Stop throwing kids into debtors' prison | Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted 54 minutes ago
few unlucky kids. Each year approximately 1 million youth appear in juvenile court, which is ostensibly created to provide services to youth in trouble or in need. Far too often, youth are assessed a variety of court ordered fines, fees or... Read more
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Hartford Courant
After Winning Job Back, DCF Youth Worker Waits To Learn FateJuvenile Training School, where the tension is palpable, Re'Sean DuPree was kno
After Winning Job Back, DCF Youth Worker Waits To Learn Fate
Hartford Courant / Posted 57 minutes ago
Juvenile Training School, where the tension is palpable, Re'Sean DuPree was known as a go-to guy among his fellow youth services officers, the men and women who watch over the young offenders during their every waking moment inside the sprawling... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Sonnenberg presents on state ballot initiativesa crime. Sonneberg pointed out that if this amendment passes, the state may ha
Sonnenberg presents on state ballot initiatives
Brush News-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
a crime. Sonneberg pointed out that if this amendment passes, the state may have to spend some money to defend some of its prison work programs that pay below minimum wage. On the plus side, it would clean up the constitution. Amendment... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
The most common questions I get as a HERO member – The Johns Hopkins Newsare not permitted to discuss cases outside of debriefing after a response. Fir
The most common questions I get as a HERO member – The Johns Hopkins News
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 2 hours ago
are not permitted to discuss cases outside of debriefing after a response. First there’s the matter of the law — HIPAA (Health Information Portability and Accountability Act), which protects patient confidentiality. HIPAA is no f*cking joke;... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Two Georgia Southern nursing students awarded scholarships to honor fallen studentsRowe, a third semester nursing student, and Jessica Hartzog, a second semester
Two Georgia Southern nursing students awarded scholarships to honor fallen students
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 hours ago
Rowe, a third semester nursing student, and Jessica Hartzog, a second semester student both in the university’s College of Health and Human Services, received the scholarships during a meeting of the St. Joseph’s/Candler Foundations Board of... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Sonnenberg presents on state ballot initiativesa crime. Sonneberg pointed out that if this amendment passes, the state may ha
Sonnenberg presents on state ballot initiatives
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
a crime. Sonneberg pointed out that if this amendment passes, the state may have to spend some money to defend some of its prison work programs that pay below minimum wage. On the plus side, it would clean up the constitution. Amendment... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Candidate Q&As: 52nd Illinois Senate Districtthe state needs to make to save money and reduce corrections costs? The focus
Candidate Q&As: 52nd Illinois Senate District
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
the state needs to make to save money and reduce corrections costs? The focus needs to be on public safety, reducing the prison population can save Illinois money while still serving justice and deterring crime. Over-populated prisons can be... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughter
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 hours ago
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and eventsfacts about Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, who wrote some of Broadwa
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
facts about Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, who wrote some of Broadway’s most memorable songs. Catholic Social Services Family Center, Hazleton. $7 adults/$4 children. Farty of One, Saturday, 4 p.m.; Oct. 2, 1 p.m. New 50-minute solo... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Organization of ex-prisoners expands reform discussion with new Green Bay chaptersays EXPO lead organizer Jerome Dillard, who went from incarceration to working
Organization of ex-prisoners expands reform discussion with new Green Bay chapter
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
says EXPO lead organizer Jerome Dillard, who went from incarceration to working with correctional institutions, and the prisoners they house. "Individuals aren't getting the programs [they need]." According to Dillard, we can't wait for... Read more
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11 News Houston
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughter
11 News Houston / Posted 15 hours ago
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughter
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 hours ago
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ombudsman faced delays when handling complaints relating to Tuslaof Tusla. “We are very mindful that Tusla has limited resources and the resour
Ombudsman faced delays when handling complaints relating to Tusla
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
of Tusla. “We are very mindful that Tusla has limited resources and the resources they have are dedicated to frontline services, but nevertheless as it matures and grows it should dedicate time to ensure it has a good complaint handling... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Two Ga. Southern nursing students awarded St. Joseph's/Cander scholarships to honor fallen studentsRowe, a third semester nursing student, and Jessica Hartzog,a second semester s
Two Ga. Southern nursing students awarded St. Joseph's/Cander scholarships to honor fallen students
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
Rowe, a third semester nursing student, and Jessica Hartzog,a second semester student both in the university’s College of Health and Human Services, received the scholarships during a meeting of the St. Joseph’s/Candler Foundations Board of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Abortion opponent admits to smashing window at Addison Planned Parenthoodthere, officials announced. Matthew Ring, 32, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one co
Abortion opponent admits to smashing window at Addison Planned Parenthood
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 hours ago
there, officials announced. Matthew Ring, 32, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of damaging property of a reproductive health services facility. He faces up to a year in prison, $100,000 fine and no more than one year of supervised... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Idaho mom charged with starving infant daughter
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 hours ago
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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The Atlantic
Her Own Canine Dominionlocations within walking distance of my shop. It began to pull a lot of my busi
Her Own Canine Dominion
The Atlantic / Posted 21 hours ago
locations within walking distance of my shop. It began to pull a lot of my business from the self-serve [portion of my services]. Also, some of the high-rise buildings in the urban areas near my shop are putting the dog washtubs in the... Read more
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First Coast News
Idaho mom accused of starving infant daughterage, say court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-
Idaho mom accused of starving infant daughter
First Coast News / Posted 21 hours ago
age, say court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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The Mercury News
California pensions: How a deal went wrong and cost taxpayers billionsSACRAMENTO — With the stroke of a pen, California Gov. Gray Davis signed legisl
California pensions: How a deal went wrong and cost taxpayers billions
The Mercury News / Posted 22 hours ago
SACRAMENTO — With the stroke of a pen, California Gov. Gray Davis signed legislation that gave prison guards, park rangers, Cal State professors and other state employees the kind of retirement security normally reserved for the wealthy. More than... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Support groups, clubs and servicesWomen, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County He
Support groups, clubs and services
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave.,�Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371. Abuse Changing team, 815-625-0338. Twin City Sunrise Rotary, 7 a.m., Ryberg... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Import Export: Martín Esquivel-Hernandez travelled more than 5,000 miles to be with his family, but five years later he faces deportationdecided to join her there. Five years later, Martín Esquivel-Hernandez, an und
Import Export: Martín Esquivel-Hernandez travelled more than 5,000 miles to be with his family, but five years later he faces deportation
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 23 hours ago
decided to join her there. Five years later, Martín Esquivel-Hernandez, an undocumented immigrant, sits in a private prison in Youngstown, Ohio, charged by federal officials in the U.S. District Court of Western Pennsylvania with felony... Read more
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First Coast News
Ohio mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Ohio mom charged with starving infant daughter
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘God help us’: The many ways Republican stalwarts word their anti-Trump positionsfleas carry the disease of virulent hatred and discord. Supporting: Hillary Cl
‘God help us’: The many ways Republican stalwarts word their anti-Trump positions
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
fleas carry the disease of virulent hatred and discord. Supporting: Hillary Clinton Louis Wade Sullivan: secretary of health and human services under George H.W. Bush, speaking to Huffington Post in September.He has impressed me as someone who... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Caldwell mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Caldwell mom charged with starving infant daughter
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Caldwell mom charged with starving infant daughterto court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Ti
Caldwell mom charged with starving infant daughter
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
to court documents. Officers had been called out to the home of 21-year-old Tiffany Knapp to help Child Protective Services perform a welfare check on the girl after receiving a report that she was "severely malnourished and underweight,"... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘God help us’: The many ways Republican stalwarts word their anti-Trump positionsfleas carry the disease of virulent hatred and discord. Supporting: Hillary Cl
‘God help us’: The many ways Republican stalwarts word their anti-Trump positions
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
fleas carry the disease of virulent hatred and discord. Supporting: Hillary Clinton Louis Wade Sullivan: secretary of health and human services under George H.W. Bush, speaking to Huffington Post in September.He has impressed me as someone who... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
22 counts: Medical fraud trial ordered for Canton doctorto stand trial for a 22-count medical fraud case involving charges he billed Me
22 counts: Medical fraud trial ordered for Canton doctor
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
to stand trial for a 22-count medical fraud case involving charges he billed Medicaid and Blue Cross Blue Shield for services he didn’t provide. Barring a plea deal, 46-year-old Bassel Altantawi of Farmington Hills is expected to face trial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prisons Body to Prioritise Inmates' HealthZimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services' (ZPSC) legal battles against percei
Prisons Body to Prioritise Inmates' Health
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services' (ZPSC) legal battles against perceived breach of inmates' social rights, including dietary and health issues, will soon be a thing of the past following the promotion of Assistant Commissioner Dr Alford... Read more
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Gulf News
Oman helps facilitate release of jailed Canadian professor in Iranafter being released by Iranian authorities, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Canadian-I
Oman helps facilitate release of jailed Canadian professor in Iran
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
after being released by Iranian authorities, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Canadian-Iranian retired professor was released from prison on "humanitarian grounds" and flown out of Iran on Monday, Iran's state-run news agency said, ending her months of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Children's Ombudsman shares report detailing complaints they had to deal with last year(available at bottom of article) outlining the range of complaints made by, or
Children's Ombudsman shares report detailing complaints they had to deal with last year
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
(available at bottom of article) outlining the range of complaints made by, or on behalf of children, across education, health, justice, housing and more. "I will continue with my team to liaise with all departments and public organisations, to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ombudsman for Children urges more government oversight for schoolssaid there was an 8% increase in complaints last year. The practice of detaini
Ombudsman for Children urges more government oversight for schools
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
said there was an 8% increase in complaints last year. The practice of detaining young offenders aged 17 in Wheatfield Prison in Dublin last year was also criticised as the Oberstown detention facility had not been fully operational. While 45%... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Russia sends Metropolitan Community Church pastor packing for working with LGBT activiststhe courtroom, but she was not allowed to go into court with him. Mulcahy was
Russia sends Metropolitan Community Church pastor packing for working with LGBT activists
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted yesterday
the courtroom, but she was not allowed to go into court with him. Mulcahy was charged with improperly providing religious services on a visitor’s visa, something not to be taken lightly in Russia. He made the equivalent of several motions in... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Flying Scotsman set to steam into Manchester Victoria stationa cross tattoo on his forehead, was jailed after he shot dead a love rival outs
Flying Scotsman set to steam into Manchester Victoria station
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
a cross tattoo on his forehead, was jailed after he shot dead a love rival outside a club in Brighton while on the run from prison in 1993. The M.E.N. understands that he was released from prison in July. Hertfordshire Police said he had been... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ms Dhu's family criticises coroner for reserving decision on CCTV footagehaunting final scene shows Ms Dhu taken out of the paddy wagon, slumped into a
Ms Dhu's family criticises coroner for reserving decision on CCTV footage
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
haunting final scene shows Ms Dhu taken out of the paddy wagon, slumped into a wheelchair and wheeled into the Hedland Health Campus. She died less than an hour later. Mr Harris said it was hard to watch but it was footage Australia needed to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Wednesday, September 28position with Allardyce and is currently out of work, is now the bookies’ favou
Wednesday, September 28
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
position with Allardyce and is currently out of work, is now the bookies’ favourite to take over. Looks like all Metrolink services are running on time at the moment So far, so good! This is the front page of today’s edition of the M.E.N Welcome... Read more
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The Tyee
How to ‘Stop’ Tent Cities? Help Residents Before Crisis, Mayors Saythem deserve our support when they’re most vulnerable in their lives,” he said.
How to ‘Stop’ Tent Cities? Help Residents Before Crisis, Mayors Say
The Tyee / Posted yesterday
them deserve our support when they’re most vulnerable in their lives,” he said. There are resources available through the health-care system to help with mental health and addictions, and a new facility on the Riverview site will also help,... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Woman charged for allegedly exposing children to methwith two counts of child endangerment, both Class C felonies. If convicted, she
Woman charged for allegedly exposing children to meth
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
with two counts of child endangerment, both Class C felonies. If convicted, she could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison. According to court documents, the twin girls and a third child in the home were taken into foster care in July after... Read more
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The New Yorker
A New CubaThe backlash, though, began swiftly after he and his entourage left town. An ac
A New Cuba
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
The backlash, though, began swiftly after he and his entourage left town. An acquaintance who works for Cuba’s security services told me that one of his colleagues had called Obama’s appearance at La Cervecería “as subversive as the Bay of... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Mayors Say Criminal Justice Reform Isn't Working With Meth Crimessummer KELOLAND's Angela Kennecke investigated how Senate Bill 70 was working t
Mayors Say Criminal Justice Reform Isn't Working With Meth Crimes
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
summer KELOLAND's Angela Kennecke investigated how Senate Bill 70 was working to keep non-violent offenders out of prison and how that impacted crime in the state. She joins us now with a follow up from the mayors' news conference where... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Just say no to drug possession as a felony, Oregon police chiefs and sheriffs saythe 1980s-era national crackdown on drugs focused far too much on criminal cons
Just say no to drug possession as a felony, Oregon police chiefs and sheriffs say
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
the 1980s-era national crackdown on drugs focused far too much on criminal consequences rather than addiction as a public health issue. Among new ideas: Earlier this month, a Seattle-area task force made headlines for its recommendation to open... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Suspect in Dallas-area killing rampage arrestedin contemptFederal judge holds New Mexico Cabinet secretary in contempt A fede
Suspect in Dallas-area killing rampage arrested
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
in contemptFederal judge holds New Mexico Cabinet secretary in contempt A federal judge is holding New Mexico Human Services Department Secretary Brent Earnest in contempt for failing to comply with court orders aimed at improving the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Federal judge holds New Mexico Cabinet secretary in contemptin contempt A federal judge is holding New Mexico Human Services Department Se
Federal judge holds New Mexico Cabinet secretary in contempt
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
in contempt A federal judge is holding New Mexico Human Services Department Secretary Brent Earnest in contempt for failing to comply with court orders aimed at improving the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Here they are: The contenders for this year's Herald Society Awardsdetermination. There are great stories in here that we are delighted to share”.
Here they are: The contenders for this year's Herald Society Awards
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
determination. There are great stories in here that we are delighted to share”. Ian Welsh, Chief Executive at Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland, who are supporting The Herald Society Team of the Year category said “These... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiascoWorking as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiasco
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
Working as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful job. Having a wife with mental health issues and children with learning difficulties can also be stressful. And being away from that wife and kids is no picnic... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford man to serve 30 months for defrauding feds in veteran construction scam30 months for defrauding feds in veteran construction scam BOSTON -- A 51-year
Chelmsford man to serve 30 months for defrauding feds in veteran construction scam
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
30 months for defrauding feds in veteran construction scam BOSTON -- A 51-year-old Chelmsford man will serve 30 months in prison and pay a $1 million fine in connection with a scheme of recruiting service-disabled veterans as figurehead owners of... Read more
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birminghammail
Preacher avoids jail, sunset pics, news/travelthe closure. Problems on the trains this evening - there is a points failure a
Preacher avoids jail, sunset pics, news/travel
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
the closure. Problems on the trains this evening - there is a points failure at Bromsgrove which is causing long delays to services through this station. CrossCountry and London Midland services are being held up by as much as an hour between... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiascoWorking as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiasco
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted yesterday
Working as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful job. Having a wife with mental health issues and children with learning difficulties can also be stressful. And being away from that wife and kids is no picnic... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiascoWorking as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiasco
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Working as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful job. Having a wife with mental health issues and children with learning difficulties can also be stressful. And being away from that wife and kids is no picnic... Read more
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Mission City Record
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiascoWorking as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful
Chilliwack prison guard caught up in federal payroll fiasco
Mission City Record / Posted yesterday
Working as a prison guard at a maximum security penitentiary can be a stressful job. Having a wife with mental health issues and children with learning difficulties can also be stressful. And being away from that wife and kids is no picnic... Read more
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