Category - Crime

We Lost Our Daughter to a Mass Shooter and...

It is un-American and outrageous that special laws can deny us our day in court simply because we were victimized by the gun industry. Our lawsuit was not frivolous. Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

9/11 anniversary: America remembers lives...

With his head bowed during a moment of silence outside the White House, President Obama sets the tone for a nation marking a dark day with solemn ceremonies. Source: edition.cnn.com

Supreme Court Temporarily Spares Bob...

Thanks to the U.S. Supreme Court, former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) will be sitting out his prison sentence for a while longer. Source: www.huffingtonpost.com Looks like another politician gets out of a well deserved jail sentence –...

New DEA Chief: ‘Heroin Is Clearly More...

The new Drug Enforcement Administration chief has finally made it clear: Marijuana is safer than heroin.  DEA head Chuck Rosenberg told reporters Wednesday morning at the administration’s headquarters that “heroin is...

Amy Schumer Hints She Will Push To Reduce...

Comedian Amy Schumer suggested she is preparing to make a push against gun violence on Saturday, after a gunman killed two women and injured nine people during a showing of her latest movie in Lafayette, Louisiana last month. Source:...

Top Clinton aide accused of receiving...

Investigators say Huma Abedin, who is contesting the finding, received almost &u0024;10,000 while on leave. Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Obama pushes for criminal justice reform |...

Barack Obama made a visit to the Federal prison in Oklahoma on Thursday and furthered his push for a criminal justice reform. President Obama is the first Source: theheralding.com

Dylann Roof Wasn’t Charged With Terrorism...

  WASHINGTON — Federal charges against Dylann Roof, who allegedly massacred nine people at a historically black church in South Carolina, came swiftly.  Just over a month after Roof committed what is, arguably, the most heinous...

The Case For Gun Control, In One Tweet

If you needed anything else to convince you of the need for stronger gun control laws, here’s a powerful reminder of the pain and the horror of gun violence from Sandy Phillips, whose daughter Jessi was one of the 12 people killed in...

16 years after Columbine, how “never...

Welcome to America, the land of blue jeans, rock and roll, and sporadic meaningless mass murder. Source: www.motherjones.com