“It belies logic,” Charles T. Drevna, the president of the National Petrochemicals and Refiners Association, said of the 2011 quota. And raising the quota for 2012 when there is no production makes even less sense, he said.
Under the National Operations Center (NOC)’s Media Monitoring Initiative that came out of DHS headquarters in November, Washington has the written permission to retain data on users of social media and online networking platforms.
Has your child ever written in chalk on the sidewalk? If so, little Joey or Janie is a criminal. So says the city of Orlando, which recently arrested — and jailed — one of the Occupy Orlando protesters for writing in chalk in front of City Hall.
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A photographer who snapped a photo of a group of Oakland police officers was ordered to move behind some imaginary line. The photographer started walking backwards asking “what line” with the cops moving towards him in an aggressive manner. They kept telling him to move back, which he was doing. One cop orders him across…
Investigators with the Drug Enforcement Agency helped a Mexican narcotics kingpin transfer million of dollars in illegal cash profits, the New York Times reports today. The DEA program recalls a similar, much smaller scale operation first reported in the Voice last month in our article about government informant Angel Perez. The Voice article disclosed that…
Reporter asking idiotic questions of Paul.
A Brooklyn man claims in a lawsuit he was accosted by cops who accused him of swallowing “contraband” and hauled him to a hospital in a failed bid to prove it — only to be later billed for the medical procedures done against his will. Schedrick Campbell, 54, said he had gone out to buy…
January 06, 2012 C-SPAN – LOL
Are Libertarian minded people expected to suck it up and support Rick Santorum?