“A Murray County deputy is recovering after being attacked by a drug dog. Murray County officials along with a drug K-9 unit were serving warrants Monday. After warrants were served, a deputy wanted to have his picture taken with the K-9 unit. According to a Murray County official, the deputy knelt down beside the dog and put his arm around him for a “selfie.” That’s when the dog turned and attacked the deputy.”—Murray Co. deputy bitten during “selfie” with K-9
Although solitary confinement for extended periods is considered one of the most psychologically damaging forms of punishment — particularly for teenagers — no one knows how many juveniles are held alone in cells in California.
Neither the state nor the federal government requires juvenile halls to report their use of isolation for minors — and no laws prohibit them from locking down youth for 23 hours a day.
“If purchase activity was only delayed in January because of one of the Polar Vortices, then such activity would no doubt have taken place by now. The net effect across three months should be close to zero, as the mainstream narrative is attempting to address. Does anyone put off buying a refrigerator for more than two months because it was cold at only one point in the past?”—Another Spring Head-Fake? No Rebound In The Actual Data
“The whitefish shortfall is yet another ripple effect of the bitterly cold winter, which caused more than 90 percent of the Great Lakes surface area to freeze over. In some places, the ice cover was many feet thick, leaving commercial crews stuck in port.”—Whitefish shortage causing Passover meal problems
Republican donors who gathered last month at the Republican Jewish Coalition in Las Vegas, Nev., expressed concern over Paul’s rise, telling TIME Magazine that they may have to undertake concerted efforts to undermine his political ambitions over such positions as cutting off all U.S. aid to Israel and other countries. Republican mega donor and casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, TIME reported, is considering spending massive sums to keep Paul from becoming the GOP nominee. In response, Paul insists that those concerned about his foreign policy views just need more time to hear him out.
Paul plans to discuss these issues with Adelson himself in the future, he said. “When he gets to know me, he’ll like me too,” Paul told me.
“Thanks to the Republican Federalist Society and to the Republican judges the Federalist Society has managed to have appointed to the federal bench, the federal judiciary functions as a protector of executive branch tyranny. Whatever the executive branch asserts and does is permissible, especially if the executive branch invokes “national security.””—» Washington Is Humanity’s Worst Enemy