Paedophilia: bringing dark desires to light

In 1976 the National Council for Civil Liberties, the respectable (and responsible) pressure group now known as Liberty, made a submission to parliament’s criminal law revision committee. It caused barely a ripple. “Childhood sexual experiences, willingly engaged in with an adult,” it read, “result in no identifiable damage … The real need is a change […]

To Joliet Jail for NATO offenders?

ShareThis To Joliet Jail for NATO offenders? 29 Apr 2012 Mothballed for a decade, the Joliet Correctional Center could be temporarily reopened to serve as a detention facility for those arrested for serious offenses during the May 20-21 NATO summit. Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says his first choice was to use Division 3 at […]

California Taxpayers Fund Sleep Treatment For Death Row Inmates

From: CBS San Francisco SAN QUENTIN (CBS 5) — One out of every four Californians has no medical insurance. But $ 2 billion in taxpayer money is being spent each year to provide medical care to California’s prisoners. Take the case of San Quentin prison. The state built a brand new $ 136 million hospital […]