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Cardinal George Pell should be in prison

Mat Chapin, Columnist

April 22, 2020

Everyone should know who Cardinal George Pell is. The former Vatican treasurer and Archbishop of Melbourne made history in 2018 when he was convicted by a jury on five charges of child sex abuse. He made history again last week when he was acquitted by the Australian high court after serving only 13 mon...

Shanesha Taylor’s Case Displays Need for Change in Justice System

Alisha Agard

April 17, 2014

Shanesha Taylor, a 35-year-old single mother in Arizona, was recently arrested and charged on two counts of child abuse. She wasn't arrested for hitting her children or abandoning her children for days but was arrested for leaving her 2-year-old and 6-month-old children in her car for 45 minutes while s...

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