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Oppresed Homosexual Ugandans Criminalized With Life in Prison
Gay Rights

Oppresed Homosexual Ugandans Criminalized With Life in Prison

By Alton Pitre Homosexuality is unaccepted and unwelcomed in many societies today,that is understandable. However, life imprisonment for being gay has got to be the most apathetic and severest legal crime ever put into law. President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda recently enacted the “Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Act, 2014”. This new legislative bill broadens the criminalization of … Continue reading

SB260 Give Juveniles Hope for a Second Chance
Juvenile Justice

SB260 Give Juveniles Hope for a Second Chance

By Alton Pitre Our youths deserve a second chance at life. Thank you, California. Recently, Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 260, introduced by Democratic Sen. Loni Hancock, which offers early parole eligibility for juvenile offenders who have been sentenced to draconian prison terms. Offenders are only eligible for parole after serving 15 to 25 … Continue reading