Tuesday, July 1st, 2008
Inmates in Brazil go old school in figuring out how to get drugs and cell phones into the prison system.
How cops really want to police.
How did Britain turn into a Nanny State? The British let it happen.
Knee-jerk redaction. This administration’s contempt for transparency and accountable is really pretty stunning. So long as they can in some way tie their actions to national security, they believe they can do what they want, when they want, to whomever they want, and no one on earth has the power to stop them.
Terrific piece in the Atlantic on how excessive highway signs and roadways laws may make the roads more dangerous, not less.
The Texas legislature passed a law allowing private groups to conduct a needle exchange program in Bexar County (San Antonio). Local prosecutors and the Texas attorney general now say that the volunteers who followed that law may still be prosecuted for distributing drug paraphernalia.