I've just added a new article to this webpage about a man who voiced an opinion on Facebook. He was arrested for his comments. The similarity struck me not only in how words were taken from a man using his right to speak his mind, but also that again police have overblown anothers free speech … Continue reading One way street
Everyone remember at the end of 'Its a wonderful life' where the bank clerk Eustace is counting the money on the table from the basket of money dumped there? He picks up a bill, hits the key on the register, and you hear a 'cha-ching' sound? One right after the other? And little Zuzu … Continue reading Cha-Ching
Yesterday was a very difficult day. After months of fighting we arrived at the day of sentencing. I sat in the courtroom for four hours while case after case went through. At one point I worried I was going to pass out. I sat ram rod straight and don't think I moved much more than … Continue reading Here piggy, piggy, piggy….
Being up against a society with a FRANTIC sense of child safety is difficult. I remember enrolling my son in senior year of high school. I had to fill out a form naming who could pick him up after school. I asked if I could write 'anybody' on the line. The woman behind the desk … Continue reading The Wall
I recently read a good article about sentencing concerning 'sex crimes' in Washington state. The article noted two men recently convicted of actual sex crimes with a victim: One man was convicted of repeatedly raping a girl. He received a minimum of 11 years in prison. A man found guilty of repeatedly molesting a girl … Continue reading What is your intention young man?