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Officer Down: Sergeant Ethan Kaskin Killed in Traffic Accident

Sergeant Ethan Kaskin Anderson Police Department South Carolina End of Watch Friday, September 25, 2020 ANDERSON, SC--Sergeant Ethan Kaskin, age 59, was killed when his department vehicle was struck head-on on the Highway 24 bridge, near Wham Road in Anderson County, at 6:30 am. An oncoming vehicle crossed the center line and struck his vehicle head-on, causing him to suffer fatal injuries. Sergeant Kaskin had served with the Anderson Police Department for 12 years and was assigned to the Investigations Unit. He is survived by his wife, children, and grandchildren. RELATED: Via Officer Down Memorial page CNB Crime Blue Line CNBNews... Read more →


WE HEARD YOU! WHAT ARE THEY BUILDING? MOTHER NATURE, SPLENDERDIFEROUS

(CNBNews photo)-Gloucester City Police issued a ticket to the owner of the car above. The sign reads no parking Monday between 9:30 AM and 11 AM. Several weeks ago CNBNews took a picture of the same car parked at the same location, also on Monday. William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews YOUR COMPLAINTS WERE HEARD!—Several people submitted JEERS for our September Cheers and Jeers column complaining about the City of Gloucester not enforcing the no parking ordinances on days the street sweeper is operating in their neighborhood. It was pointed out in that Jeer in 2007 when we first wrote about... Read more →


How Much is a Scar Worth in a Lawsuit?

(September 28, 2020)--According to a study published by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), each year, more than 100 million people develop scars, and 70 percent of all scars occur in children. Scars can cause considerable problems, and each year they are the cause of 25 million operations after a trauma. Scars are also the reason for 55 million elective operations each year. Scars can not only cause unpleasant symptoms. They can also be distressing and disfiguring. They can also lead to psychological issues and be disabling. After you have been injured, you may be able to seek additional compensation in... Read more →


NRA Pleased with Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

Saturday, September 26, 2020 The National Rifle Association (NRA) fully supports President Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court. The Senate should act swiftly to confirm her. Judge Barrett's record demonstrates a steadfast commitment to the fundamental rights enshrined in our Constitution. With this nomination, President Trump continues his record of nominating qualified, fair-minded federal judges who respect the Bill of Rights - including the Second Amendment - to our nation's highest court. ​ Read more →


Create a Warm & Welcoming Ambiance with Kids Posters and Baby’s Room Décor Tips from Experts

(September 28, 2020)--Welcoming your newly born baby to his home is an exciting and a never-before experience for the new parents. Decorating your baby’s room could be an ecstatic and euphoric experience for the parents-to-be. You must be busy with preparations for the sweet arrival of your newborn. You wish to make sure that everything is perfect for your baby’s room. You have the liberty to decorate your little one’s room the way you wish to and remember to focus on getting creative and see the amazing ideas roll. If you are not inherently creative or slightly confused thanks to the... Read more →


ONE WAY TO RECOGNIZE A SUCCESSFUL HIGH SCHOOL

Research shows that high schools that successfully support at-risk students are more effective for all their students. by: GreatSchools Staff All parents want a great education for their kids, but what makes a great high school? We follow the research, survey educators, and analyze the data to help you figure it out. This video on the proven difference that supporting at-risk students makes is one in a series of eight videos on best practices that all high schools should implement (or at least consider implementing) for the well-being and success of all students. Check out the other videos in this series:... Read more →


Top Alternatives to a Night Out at College

(September 28, 2020)--The stereotypical college social life might be focused on clubbing and nights out. However, not every teenager enjoys partying until dawn every day. If you are worried about the college experience or are simply looking to have a break from non-stop dancing, here is a list of some of the top alternatives to drinking at college. Digital Casinos and Betting If you are not keen on heading out on the town every night, and yet still want to enjoy a similar experience, you should consider the benefits of digital casinos. While giving you the same opportunity to gamble as... Read more →


Bethel Sult of Mount Laurel Named to Dean's List at Biola University

LA MIRADA, CA (09/28/2020)-- Bethel Sult was named to Biola University's Dean's List for academic excellence. Sult from Mount Laurel, NJ was one of approximately 1,500 students who were named to the dean's list in spring 2020. Biola students are placed on the dean's list to honor those with a GPA of 3.6 or higher while enrolled in 12 or more credits and whose cumulative GPA is at least 3.2. "Inclusion in Biola University's Dean's List is reserved for students who demonstrate exceptional performance in their academic studies. This honor signifies hard work, engagement, and investment in scholarship," said Tamara Anderson,... Read more →


EPA Water Treatment Facility Coming to Gloucester City; Cost $7.8 Million

EPA Water Treatment Facility to clean radiologically impacted soil will be built in North Gloucester City on the old Gloucester Terminal employees parking lot, King Street between Essex and Warren Streets. The estimated completion day is late 2021; the cost is $7.8 million. (CNBNews photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY—As part of the continual cleanup of the Welsbach Facility, formerly located at King and Essex Streets, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a permit equivalency application to divert water from 16 excavations utilizing sumps and trenches with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Agency (DEP).... Read more →


Do You Think You Could Paint Your Migrane?

Can you paint your migraine? As migraine surgery becomes more popular, plastic surgeons ask patients to paint their pain 24-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT, by Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott favorite_border Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Migraine patients whose pain sketches show more “typical” patterns (top) have better responses to migraine trigger site surgery. Newswise — September 24, 2020 – “Can you draw me a picture of your headache?” may sound like an unusual question – but drawings of headache pain provide plastic surgeons with valuable information on which patients are more or less likely to benefit from surgery to alleviate migraine headaches. Patients... Read more →


Sleeping Less Than Six Hours May Increase Risk of Dementia

Newswise — Middle-aged adults who report symptoms of insomnia and are sleeping less than six hours a night may be at increased risk of cognitive impairment, according to a study by Penn State College of Medicine researchers. The results may help health care professionals understand which patients who report insomnia are at increased risk for developing dementia. Insomnia is characterized by reports of difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep or waking up too early and not being able to get back to sleep. When these symptoms occur at least 3 nights a week and for at least 3 months, it is... Read more →


Maryland Anglers Enjoyed First Week of Fall

By Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources Young Fhinn Zeender-Lawrence joined family for fishing in the upper Choptank River, and shows off a 20-pound carp he caught before releasing it. Photo by Nathan Zeender Welcome to the first week of fall! The cooler transitional days ahead are a delight for anyone who loves the outdoors. The leaves are beginning to show a hint of color in the western region of the state, so make sure to get outside and enjoy this special time of the year. Forecast Summary: Sept. 23 – 29: The upcoming week will bring cooler days, moderate... Read more →


FBI Alert: Foreign Actors/Cybercriminals to Spread 2020 Disinformation Election Results

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) are issuing this announcement to raise awareness of the potential threat posed by attempts to spread disinformation regarding the results of the 2020 elections. Foreign actors and cybercriminals could create new websites, change existing websites, and create or share corresponding social media content to spread false information in an attempt to discredit the electoral process and undermine confidence in U.S. democratic institutions. State and local officials typically require several days to weeks to certify elections’ final results in order to ensure every legally cast vote is accurately... Read more →


FBI'S OPERATION DisrupTor

A JCODE operation in Los Angeles in February 2020 uncovered a large cache of drugs, weapons, cash, gold, and cryptocurrency as part of Operation DisrupTor. Transcript / Visit Video Source The storage shed by the modest yellow stucco house in Sunland, California, was tidy and organized. Mailing supplies, tape, and materials were stacked or sorted into labeled bins, and a large box held packages that were addressed and ready to be dropped at the post office. It looked like a run-of-the-mill mail-order business. Until the search went further into the space. There, agents from the FBI, United States Postal Inspection Service... Read more →


CONSUMER TIP: What to do when someone steals your identity/video

September 25, 2020 by Traci Armani Consumer Education Specialist, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Did someone use your personal information to open up a new mobile account or credit card? Or maybe buy stuff with one of your existing accounts? Or did they file for unemployment or taxes in your name? That’s identity theft. If any of this happened to you, the FTC wants to help you stop the damage and start recovering. Learn more by watching this video: Not sure whether someone has stolen your identity? Check out these clues that someone is using your information. If your... Read more →


President Trump Lambasted for Opposing Infanticide

by Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor September 25, 2020 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on reaction to President Trump's "Born Alive" executive order: President Trump announced this week that he will sign an executive order mandating that doctors attend to babies born alive, "no matter what the circumstances." The proximate cause of his order is the practice of denying medical care to babies born alive as a result of a botched abortion. The American people are overwhelmingly opposed to late-term abortions. What Trump plans to do goes beyond partial-birth abortion: His executive order is targeted at prohibiting infanticide. Astonishingly, he... Read more →


Hateful Billboards to Greet Trump in Cleveland on Debate Night

Artists Use Trump's Own Words and Actions to Shine Light on Trump, GOP Atrocities in Thought Provoking Billboard, Street Art Campaign: Cleveland, OH -- In 2016, Donald Trump was coronated at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. This year, Cleveland plays host to the first Presidential Debate and the city will be sending a very different message to President Trump when he arrives next week for the first presidential debate of 2020. The RememberWhatTheyDid and #VoteThemOut campaign has launched nine anti-Trump billboards in the city and is posting thousands of street art posters ahead of the Presidential debate. The billboards will... Read more →


How to Build and Grow Social Media Presence for your Business

Social Media We could say the very name is now a misnomer. Social media is no longer merely a platform for greeting and exchanging information with loved ones and acquaintances. The applications of this versatile tool have blossomed and branched out into many diverse fields of human activity. It is no longer a mere medium of social interaction as the name implies. One of these new applications is in business, in business marketing to be more precise. We highlight below some of the best social media tips for your business. This article is focusing on the formal business sector; how businesses,... Read more →


The Best 30 Halloween Stories of the Decade

By Dorothy York, President and CEO of North American Precis Syndicate (NAPS) Families are preparing to enjoy Halloween in news ways, to keep kids healthy and safe, in response the COVID-19 pandemic. Journalists are eager to receive stories with helpful advice to protect the public and make life more fun, in the new normal. To help our clients find formats that are getting the best results, North American Precis Syndicate ranks the top feature news stories of the year by the highest number of placements in media outlets nationwide. We have compiled the results to show the top feature news stories... Read more →


EPA to Fund Projects at 2 NJ Universities

EPA Selects over 40 Organizations to Receive $9.3 Million in Pollution Prevention Grants NEW YORK (September 23, 2020) – Today, during Pollution Prevention (P2) Week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the selection of 42 organizations across 39 states to receive grant funding totaling $9.3 million, supporting pollution prevention across the country. These grants will fund projects that provide businesses and other facilities with information, training, and tools to help them develop and adopt cost-effective changes in production, operation, and use of materials to reduce costs and the use of water, energy and other natural resources. Two universities in... Read more →


Seasonal Fruits & Vegetables Not to Miss This Fall!

(September 26, 2020)--From the juiciness of strawberries in summer to the earthy goodness of pumpkins in the fall, there’s something special about eating fruit and vegetables that are in season. As well as being environmentally friendly, seasonal produce is more nutritious and has a greater depth of flavor. It’s also a great way to vary your diet throughout the year, rather than eating the same tired old meals month after month. But as the summer fades and the dusky fall evenings arrive, what should you be eating now? Here’s a look at some delicious fruit and veg that is in season... Read more →


Boat rentals – Things to keep in mind

(September 26, 2020)--The concept of boat rentals is gaining popularity today! It's a popular way for kids and their parents to enjoy quality time and witness water adventures. Today, you will come across several boat manufacturers and brands that have endless sizes and styles of boats. The question is which boat rental is correct for you. If you want to know this, you have to keep a few factors in mind. How does the boat rental function? Have you decided on the activity that you want to try out? That will determine the boat rental. Do you find water skiing interesting?... Read more →


What Can I Give My Dog For Pain Relief?

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine JoAnna Pendergrass (DVM) answers your questions today on the Honest Paws blog: How can I tell if my dog is in pain? And what can I give my dog if he/she is in pain? One of the most common questions that veterinarians are asked is, "What can I give my dog for pain?" When your dog is in pain, it can be heartbreaking. No one likes to see their four-legged friend in any kind of distress. Worse still, dogs are notorious for hiding pain. Meaning that by the time a loving pet parent is finally able to... Read more →


ARCHDIOCESAN HIGH SCHOOLS TO MOVE FORWARD WITH INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETIC COMPETITION

PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Office of Catholic Education and Faith in the Future Foundation are pleased to announce that the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s 17 high schools may resume interscholastic athletic competition while continuing to strictly follow health and safety guidelines. On August 24th, it was announced that Archdiocesan high schools throughout the five-county region would opt out of inter-scholastic athletic competition for the fall season. That decision was made after review of local and State guidelines; recommendations from county health departments in effect at that time; and pandemic related statistics in the region. It was also reflective of the primary focus... Read more →


Dept. of Justice Investigating Military Ballots Found in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Federal authorities in Pennsylvania are investigating “reports of potential issues with a small number of mail-in ballots at the Luzerne County Board of Elections.” FBI agents and the Pennsylvania State Police “have conducted numerous interviews and recovered and reviewed certain physical evidence,” the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania said in a statement. Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis requested the federal investigation, and election officials have cooperated with the probe. “At this point we can confirm that a small number of military ballots were discarded,” according... Read more →


Adelphi's 32nd Annual Golf Classic to Benefit Student-Athletes

This year, on Thursday, October 15, the University's Golf Classic again will benefit Adelphi's student-athletes in need. GARDEN CITY, NY (09/24/2020) For the past 32 years, Adelphi University has hosted an annual golf classic, raising money for important causes such as scholarships. This year, on Thursday, October 15, the University's Golf Classic again will benefit Adelphi's student-athletes in need. The event, held at the North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington, New York, will begin with registration starting at 11 a.m., followed by brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the shotgun start to proceed at 1 p.m. All net... Read more →


Federico Solmi: The Bacchanalian Ones

On view November 2, 2020 – January 9, 2021 GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan University Art Gallery presents The Bacchanalian Ones, an exhibition that investigates the contradictions and inaccuracies in historical narratives that have led society to a chaotic era of misinformation, corruption, and hypocrisy. On view by appointment from November 2, 2020 – January 9, 2021, The Bacchanalian Oneswill feature augmented reality-based artworks, a new virtual reality project, paintings, and never before seen video animations from artist Federico Solmi. In The Bacchanalian Ones, Solmi presents his ghoulish, satirical depictions of political leaders, colonial rulers, and historical explorers as indulgent devotees of... Read more →


VIDEO: Anarchists in Kentucky Supported by Louisville Bail Initiative

CNBNews Staff Louisville, Kentucky (Sept. 25, 2020)-- Anarchists unload signs and weapons from a U-Haul following the announcement on Wednesday, Sept. 23, that officers Sgt. Jon Mattingly and Detective Miles Cosgrove who fired their weapons at Breonna Taylor’s home were deemed justified in the shooting. Det. Brett Hankison, was charged with first-degree wanton endangering the lives of people inside the apartment next door. The main stream media reported the protests following the Grand Jury's decision were spontaneous. However, according to the Gateway Pundit, the rioters were actually being supported by the Louisville Bail Initiative . Holly Zoller, a member of the... Read more →


PA Republican Legislator Seek US Supreme Court's Intervention in Ballot Dispute

By Steve Bittenbender | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The U.S. Supreme Court may end up reviewing the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision to extend the deadline for mailed ballots to be received and counted in this year’s general election. Gloucestercitynews.net files Related: A sample of Election Fraud across the country On Tuesday, Pennsylvania’s House and Senate Republican caucuses asked the state’s top court for a stay so it can make an appeal to the federal court. Last week, in a split ruling, a majority of justices sided with the Democratic Party leaders who requested additional time for election officials... Read more →


Here's Your Chance to Experience True Weightless Flight Experience, for Only $4,750

ARLINGTON, Va. – Zero Gravity Corporation (ZERO-G) and BLADE Urban Air Mobility, Inc. (BLADE) are now offering Manhattan-based flyers a travel package highlighted by once-in-a-lifetime helicopter and weightless flight experiences. Starting at $4,750 for a limited time, the adventure bundle includes private helicopter transportation and the opportunity to experience true weightlessness on board ZERO-G’s specially modified aircraft. With three flights taking off from October 2- 4, 2020, seats can now be reserved by visiting www.GoZeroG.com. To book directly through BLADE, click here. “We are excited to join forces with one of the country’s leading aviation companies as part of this unprecedented... Read more →


*Letters to the Editor: Keep building for your future at Camden County College

My New Online Course for October I have already filled two sections of Law I for Fall. A brand new section has just been opened: LAW101-BOL1 (10/28-12/17). I'm telling you ahead of time so that you will have one of the first chances to get into it. There are still 40 days to go until the class starts, so this one may fill up too. If you are interested, please register for it now through WebAdvisor or the CCC Registrar's Office. The course is like my others: textbook readings, online readings and online tests. There is no Zoom or any on... Read more →


Gambling in Thailand

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020)--Are you a citizen of Thailand who is unable to gamble because of the pandemic? Say goodbye to your worries. Gambling in Thailand is governed by a set of rules and restrictions set by its government. As per the legislation in the country, Horse racing and Thai Lottery are the only two forms of gambling allowed under the Thailand Law. Online gambling websites that are legally licensed in other countries do not face pressure by Thailand officials. Keep reading to find out how you can calm your urge to gamble while sitting at home in Thailand. Thailand is home... Read more →


What Makes A Headphone Audiophile Quality

Headphones have become just as advanced as the smartphones and tablets they are attached to. Whether you’re an avid music listener, a gamer or you’re just someone who loves a good pair of headphones with excellent sound quality you should check out the the budget audiophile headphone list at Audio Direct. Just because you’re buying headphones doesn’t mean you have to invest in any old pair of headphones that will get the job done. After all, you can have a high-quality product that transforms your listening experience. What should you look for in good quality headphones? Better yet, what makes a... Read more →


EPA Honors 2020 ENERGY STAR Residential New Construction Market Leaders in PA.

PHILADELPHIA (Sept. 23, 2020) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is honoring 348 organizations with ENERGY STAR Residential New Construction Market Leader Awards for their important contributions to energy–efficient construction and environmental protection. Recently, EPA has recognized 15 organizations across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as ENERGY STAR Residential New Construction Market Leaders, whose efforts have made outstanding contributions in building, manufacturing, rating and certifying ENERGY STAR Homes. ENERGY STAR certified homes and apartments are at least 10% more energy efficient than those built to code and achieve a 20% improvement on average while providing homeowners with better quality, performance and... Read more →


OP-ED: Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month:

Submitted by Summit Oaks Hospital Breaking the Stigma Together Each month we recognize, observe and celebrate all of the designated National Awareness Months in unique and different ways. Our focus shifts from topic to topic, by addressing mental health and substance use disorders. In doing so, we engage ongoing discussions with our communities and among ourselves to find new ways to break the negative stigmas attached to seeking treatment. This month, like many of our partners and provider networks, we are recognizing Suicide Awareness and Prevention with hopes that we can provide an opportunity for comfort and healing to those who... Read more →


Benefits of Feeding Acidophilus Dog Probiotics to Your Pup 

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020--All bacteria are not as harmful as evident from probiotics, which are helpful bacteria that improve dog health. These bacteria occur naturally in the digestive tracts and available as supplements that can help your dog Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files develop a robust immune system that can take care of several health issues related to digestive tract and allergies. Different species of probiotics like Lactobacillus, Streptococcus, Bifidobacterium, and Enterococcus are present in the intestine. Additional supplements can help maintain the right levels that ensure good health, especially during and after antibiotic and steroid treatments. The best probiotics for dogs are available... Read more →


Black History Museum to Host Virtual Workshop at Adelphi

GARDEN CITY, NY (09/23/2020) Fred Saffold, the director and founder of the True Black History Museum, will take the Adelphi University community and other interested participants on a journey through the African-American experience in a virtual workshop on Monday, September 28, 2020. Gloucestercitynews.net files "What They Didn't Teach You in History Class: America's Hidden True Black History" is part of an Adelphi Student Government Association speakers series focused on diversity and inclusion. The True Black History Museum was established to preserve the history of African-American people and to educate others of the many contributions that Black Americans have made to humanity.... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Beware of Free Trial Offers

September 22, 2020 by Lisa Lake Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Getting free stuff is cool…until it isn’t free. It is decidedly uncool when, after luring you in with “free trials” for products you might like, a company hits you with surprise charges during the supposedly “free” trial period. In a complaint filed in federal court, the FTC alleges that NutraClick, which marketed dietary supplements and beauty products through paid subscription programs, broke the law by not making it clear exactly when its free trials ended and the billing began. NutraClick offered samples of its products as part of an 18- or... Read more →


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Dems Trying to Claim Ownership of the Supreme Court

The Democratic Party is trying to claim ownership of the Supreme Court and prevent President Trump from appointing a true conservative to the bench. This is the difference between Democrats and Republicans. The Democratic Party always believes they are owed something. This is not how the Supreme Court works. The Supreme Court doesn’t owe anyone anything. The Supreme Court is there to lawfully, and faithfully, uphold our Constitution. That is the beauty of the Supreme Court, it doesn’t belong to a political party. I like to say nothing from the left surprises me anymore but this weekend hit a new low... Read more →


NYPD Fails to Honor 10 ICE Detainers filed Against Dominican Criminal; Public Safety Threat

NEW YORK – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) lodged 10 immigration detainers during the past two years on an illegally present Dominican national after he was arrested on 10 separate occasions by the New York Police Department (NYPD). After each arrest, he was released into the community to reoffend with active immigration detainers in place. “Jhonny Alejandro Soto-Ubaldo is one of many examples of how New York’s sanctuary city policies place the safety of the residents at risk. Their willful uncooperative nature provides criminals such as Soto-Ubaldo the opportunity to re-offend,” said Tony H. Pham, senior official performing the duties... Read more →


Chester County Doctor Agrees to Pay $1.2 Million Fine to Settle Allegations

of Fraudulent Billing and Unlawful Opioid Distribution PHILADELPHIA— United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Thomas J. Whalen, D.O., 65, of Berwyn, PA, has agreed to pay the United States $1,257,499.00 to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that he submitted or caused the submission of false claims to federal health care plans for FDA-approved versions of Remicade, Orencia, Prolia/Xgeva, Synvisc/Synvisc One, and Boniva when he had, in fact, administered non-FDA-approved, foreign versions of these medications. In addition, the civil settlement resolves admissions that Whalen knowingly and intentionally prescribed controlled substances outside the usual course of professional practice and... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Dog Tags, How the Tradition and Nickname Came About

Sept. 9, 2020 | BY Katie Lange, DOD News We all know what dog tags are — those little oval disks on a chain that service members wear to identify themselves in combat. But have you ever wondered how and when that tradition started, and why they're called dog tags? We did some research to find the answers. Origins of the "Dog Tag" Nickname According to the Army Historical Foundation, the term "dog tag" was first coined by newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst. In 1936, Hearst wanted to undermine support for President Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal. He had heard the... Read more →


National Bar Association: "Justice Was Not Served"

Not only was justice not served, the desultory and insufficient result we received today was also unacceptably slow in manifesting. It has been over six months since Breonna Taylor’s innocent life was senselessly taken at the hands of careless, negligent, and indifferent law enforcement officials sworn to protect and serve her. As officers of the court that take our oaths and hold our bar licenses in high regard, we urge our families and friends of color around us to place faith in the justice system within which we work, pointing out that the system needs our participation if it is ever... Read more →


Guide to a Successful Inmate Search

Inmate Defined An inmate is an individual held in a state or a state-owned institution. Such institutions include prisons, correctional institutions for minors, detention centers for prisoners of war, and psychiatric hospitals for the mentally challenged. In almost all cases, these inmates are not in these institutions of their own free will; there is a degree of force involved. Why carry out an Inmate Search? There are many reasons why someone would want to search for an incarcerated inmate. An inmate could have been left an inheritance by a relative and there's need to inform him/her but no-one knows in which... Read more →