Public Notes by chase_ats Tagged #justice_system

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“I ask every American to respect the call for calm reflection from two parents who lost their young son,” said Obama in an address Sunday, sighing. “We are a nation of laws, and a jury has spoken.” #funny #Trayvon_Martin #status_quo #social_classes #race_division #justice_system #laws #disingenuous #pub
" In particular, prosecutors have reported feeling pressured to provide DNA evidence even when eyewitness testimony is available.[10]" Have to check the citation but why not mention how unreliable eyewitness accounts can be and the devastating consequences (people wrongly being found guilty and general perception that human memory and testimony is reliable) #justice_system #society #pub
One comment thread has lots of links and discussions on how wrong and unreliable torture is #justice_system #laws #propoganda #zeitgeist_bs #pub
thisamericanlife.org
so sad. apparently the first episode in a spin off series. #desi #journalism #justice_system #life #podcasts #sad #from #delicious #pub
serialpodcast.org
first season is focused on the sad life of Adnan, a paki man who has been in prison for life since he was a teenager 15 years ago. Little to no evidence. very unique podcast. spin off from This American Life. They do the episodes and reporting and journalism each week. so it is all almost real time. #desi #in-depth #journalism #justice_system #life #podcasts #reporting #sad #unique_spin #from #delicious #pub
reddit: the front page of the internet #news #issues #wtf #sexual_assault #justice_system #puritanical_society #sexual_issues #!TO_TAG_bit_more #social_issues #pub
meta | length: 21 min // When you get out of prison, you have to start paying off fees. Some are related to committing a crime. Others are not. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here. #status_quo #podcasts #fucked_up #justice_system #power #npr #politics #pub
The court ruled a white teen who stabbed a classmate to death will face the jury as a 300-pound black man. #GOAT #best_of #status_quo #racism #justice_system #satire #pub