Fault Lines
20 March 2017

March2017

  • Fault Lines Friday Fail

    by - Mar 17, 2017
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    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — Welcome one and all to that most wonderful time of the week, the (almost) weekend, and the latest installment of the Fault Lines Friday Fail. You’ve made it past the Ides...
  • Helen Agbapuruonwu: Victim of the Patriarchy

    by - Mar 17, 2017
    (Comments: 10)
    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — In case you’re not in the trenches or have your head in the sand, it’s not a good time to be a lawyer. Gone are the days of six-figure incomes...
  • Federal Court Imparts a Lesson Aboot Warrants and Pornography

    by - Mar 17, 2017
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    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — Travelers to Canada beware: if you’re a sex offender, they will search your computer and dime you out to the Americans. Charles Perkins was passing through Toronto International Airport on...
  • Billy Walters Bets Big On Manhattan Trial

    by - Mar 17, 2017
    (Comments: 1)
    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — What do the stock market, sports betting, and criminal trials have in common? They are all forms of gambling. Billy Walters, the world’s most successful professional gambler, is hoping he...
  • False Pretense Rape Isn’t a Thing

    by - Mar 17, 2017
    (Comments: 9)
    March 17, 2016 (Fault Lines) — Matt Hickey is a Seattle-based tech journalist and strong contender for Creepiest Man Alive: “He had a little checklist of things I was comfortable doing in the future, like are...
  • Five Years for a Child’s Life

    by - Mar 17, 2017
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    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — Cecily Roberts owned a daycare. Today, she was sentenced to five years in prison after a little boy who went there died: A former Sunrise day care owner was sentenced Thursday...
  • 11th Circuit Panics, Murders Second Amendment

    by - Mar 17, 2017
    (Comments: 8)
    March 17, 2017 (Fault Lines) — The Second Amendment is dead. At least, if you live in Alabama, Florida or Georgia. According to the 11th Circuit, if you answer your front door with a gun, officers...