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Blog Posts in January, 2015

  • Pulling the Wool over Immigration's Eyes

    There are many ways illegal immigrants gamble with their lives to enter the United States illegally: through human smugglers, by riding atop freight trains, and even handing federal agents at ports of entry fake documents. This last option seems to have become more popular over the course of the last year with about 25% more people turned away after presenting fake or stolen documents, as reported ...
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  • Abuse at Sleepover; 4 Children in Protective Custody

    This past Friday, four children who attended a friend’s sleepover have been placed in protective custody after one reported that her friend was pulled out by her legs from her bed in the middle of the night by her mother and slapped several times. Police officers soon arrived on the scene (near Seneca and Harry) and saw bruises on both eyes with swelling on the left eye. The siblings of the child ...
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  • Ohio Judge Reverses Decision on Lesbian Couple Divorce

    Originally approving of the divorce between Brenda Mohney and Erin O’Leary, an Athens County judge has recently reversed his decision as he was unaware that both parties were of the same gender. Though Mohney and O’Leary were married in California where gay marriages are considered legal, their marriage was not legally recognized in Ohio. However, while marriages are clearly banned in Ohio, there ...
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