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Saki Knafo

Drug Defendants Are Being 'Forced' To Plead Guilty, Report Claims

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

Only 3 percent of U.S. drug defendants in federal cases chose to go to trial instead of pleading guilty in 2012, according to a new report from Human ...

U.S. Prison System BLASTED By Human Rights Group

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 02.05.2013 | Crime

A new report by a prominent human rights group paints an ugly picture of America's prison population and the sentencing guidelines that created it. ...

NYers Who Can't Afford Bail Spend Weeks Languishing In Jail: REPORT

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Thousands of New Yorkers arrested for misdemeanor offenses, like smoking marijuana in public, can end up spending weeks in jail because they can't aff...

Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch Report on ISI-Sponsored Hell in Af-Pak

Melissa Roddy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Melissa Roddy

If NATO withdraws before the Afghan government can effectively defend Afghanistan against the ongoing attacks by Pakistan's proxies, the country will experience a bloody competition for power, even worse than the 1990s.