Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides

SOURCE: APNEWS.COM WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl. The approvals are legal: The … Read moreThousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides

Pentagon preparing to build barriers on the southern border

SOURCE:  USA Today The Pentagon is preparing options to build barriers on the southern border in the event that President Donald Trump declares a national emergency there, the latest indication such a move is gaining traction within the administration. “The Department of Defense is reviewing available authorities and funding mechanisms to identify options to enable border … Read morePentagon preparing to build barriers on the southern border

A super-secretive partnership between federal agents and AT&T

SOURCE: TENTHAMENDMENTCENTER.COM By: Mike Maharrey Documents obtained by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) reveal more about a super-secretive partnership between federal agents and AT&T to run a massive telephone surveillance program. Hemisphere was first publicly disclosed in a New York Times article back in 2013 after a citizen activist in Seattle discovered the program through an open records request. Here’s how the EFF … Read moreA super-secretive partnership between federal agents and AT&T

LA PICK OUT DIGITAL DRIVER’S LICENSE

SOURCE: SLASH DOT Louisiana is rolling out a new digital driver’s license app, called LA Wallet, that will let retailers digitally verify the age of their customers, if required. “According to IEEE Spectrum, Louisiana’s Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control is expected to announce that bars, restaurants, grocery stores and other retails are allowed to accept LA Wallet as proof … Read moreLA PICK OUT DIGITAL DRIVER’S LICENSE

Cops beat compliant, submissive person

Louisville, KY — Body camera video from inside the Louisville Metro corrections center shows how Cops beat compliant, submissive person, even when that person is handcuffed. It also illustrates that they can do this and face no charges. According to a recent lawsuit, filed by the victim, Terry Whitehead, then a 19-year-old inmate, the incident … Read moreCops beat compliant, submissive person