Everybody please read Radley Balko's article posted yesterday at reason.com entitled Manufacturing Guilt?
It's nothing short of shocking and a call to action. PLEASE PASS THIS ARTICLE ON TO ANYONE AND EVERYONE YOU KNOW. I can't stress the importance of this article. Not only for the incarcerated in Mississippi and Louisiana but for anyone interested in the possibility of a true "justice" system and not just the legal system we currently have in this country.
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