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California Cops Exploit DUI Checkpoints to Rake in Cash

http://www.alternet.org

Sobriety checkpoints in California are increasingly turning into profitable operations for local police departments that are far more likely to seize cars from unlicensed motorists than catch drunken drivers.

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Whistleblower on Writing Speeches For The Government

http://www.theage.com.au

Myles Peterson whistleblows on his time as speech writer in the Health Department. Spin, lies, deceit and waste - this well written article details it all. Probably best avoided if your blood vessels have thin walls.

This story took my level of disgust for government to new heights.

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An Open Letter to American Law Enforcement

http://www.ammoland.com

Gentlemen and Ladies of American Law Enforcement,

There is a growing perception among many Americans that we are headed for one of those periodic moments in our history when our reactions to events will redefine who we are as a people, where we are going as a country and who gets to call the shots when we get there — what George H.W. Bush called “that vision thing.”

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The Snitch in Your Pocket

http://www.newsweek.com

Law enforcement is tracking Americans' cell phones in real time—without the benefit of a warrant. Federal prosecutors are seeking the locations of cell phone customers' via company records--sometimes in real time, sometimes after the fact.

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John Yoo argues president has authority to massacre entire villages

http://trueslant.com

On the season premiere of Real Time with Bill Maher, former governor of New York, Eliot Spitzer, explained that war criminal, Dick Cheney, cannot be prosecuted even though Cheney confessed to war crimes on ABC News.

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Carbondale man calls 911 
on Glenwood Springs police

http://www.aspendailynews.com

You have to see this. If it weren't true, it might be funnier. A blatant abuse of police power... the definition of redneck taser happy local cops.
I am thinking of walking around downtown Glenwood near the police station with a sign that says "IF COPS ARE ARRESTING ME PLEASE CALL 911"

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Obama & Corporate Media Are Aggressively Undermining Pot Normalization

http://www.alternet.org

While marijuana is more mainstream than ever, legalization still faces backlash from the powers that be.

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CITIBANK MAY REFUSE WITHDRAWALS...

http://www.businessinsider.com

Starting April 1, 2010: CITIGROUP May refuse withdrawal requests.

Their Client Manual PDF Sections: Withdrawal Refusals & Withdrawal Notice.

https://online.citibank.com/JRS/popups/ao/Client_Manual_20091228.pdf

It States:

[We reserve the right to require seven (7) days advance notice
before permitting a withdrawal from ALL checking, savings and
money market accounts.]

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Utah Bill Equates Miscarriages With Criminal Homicide

http://www.pamshouseblend.com

A bill in the Utah state legislature that has passed both the House and Senate this week now awaits Governor Gary Herbert's signature- and will make it a crime for a woman to have a miscarriage, as well as make induced abortions a crime in some instances.

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In Utah, a plan to cut 12th grade to save budget money

http://www.latimes.com

The proposal by state Sen. Chris Buttars would chip away at Utah's $700-million shortfall. He's since offered a toned-down version: Just make senior year optional.

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CNN: House Passes Anti-American Media Bill, H.R. 2278

http://revolutionnews.us

Ron Paul is one of only three reps who voted against this bill... and the media completely ignored it!

This bill targets any media that is against American foreign policy.

This bill is almost a carbon copy of a bill passed by Congress in 2008, H.Res.1069, which condemned the use of television programming by Hamas to indoctrinate hatred, violence and Antisemitism.

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Marijuana has higher approval ratings than Congress

http://www.howtogrowbud.com

Monday’s Gallup poll showing that a record 44% of Americans favor making marijuana legal has brought increased attention to the need for an open, national debate on marijuana policy.

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Please Help Jon Sloan Fight the Illegal Raid on His Lawful Business.

http://www.savejon.org

On Feb 4, 2010 the FDA, Kansas Bureau of Investigation and local law enforcement--24 officers in all, raided a lawfully run botanical shop and warehouse. With guns drawn, they burst in and proceeded to handcuff everyone in the building including 65- year-old, white-haired grandmas and grandpas and young, single mothers.

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No civil rights charges in NYC police shooting of groom in 2006

http://www.cnn.com

Citing insufficient evidence, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday it will not pursue federal civil rights charges against police officers involved in the 2006 shooting death of a man hours before he was to be married.

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Arizona speed cameras incite a mini revolt

http://www.latimes.com

Since Arizona began enforcing speed limits with roadside cameras, motorists are raging against the machines: They have blocked out the lenses with Post-it notes or Silly String. During the Christmas holidays, they covered the cameras with boxes, complete with wrapping paper. One dissenting citizen went after a camera with a pick ax

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Girl arrested for doodling on school desk

http://www.cnn.com

There was no profanity, no hate. Just the words, "I love my friends Abby and Faith. Lex was here 2/1/10 :)" scrawled on the classroom desk with a green marker.
Alexa Gonzalez, an outgoing 12-year-old who likes to dance and draw, expected a lecture or maybe detention for her doodles earlier this month. Instead, the principal of the Junior High School in Forest Hills, New York, called police, and the seventh-grader was taken across the street to the police precinct.

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First City in America to Criminalize Marijuana Passes Resolution

http://www.alternet.org

The El Paso city council has gone on record as condemning current US drug policies and demanding a shift to a smarter, more humane approach to drug sales and use.

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TSA to swab airline passengers' hands in search for explosives

http://www.cnn.com

To the list of instructions you hear at airport checkpoints, add this: "Put your palms forward, please."
The Transportation Security Administration soon will begin randomly swabbing passengers' hands at checkpoints and airport gates to test them for traces of explosives.

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Medical marijuana for ADD and it's good for kids!

http://www.youtube.com

An MSNBC news piece featuring medical marijuana advocate Dr. Claudia Jensen.

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California lawmaker introduces soda tax bill

http://news.yahoo.com

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A California lawmaker introduced legislation on Thursday that would tax sodas and other sugar-sweetened drinks and use the proceeds to bankroll programs to fight childhood obesity.
The bill, introduced by Democratic Senate Majority Leader Dean Florez, would slap a 1-cent levy on every teaspoon of added sugar and other caloric sweeteners in commercial beverages sold.

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