Tag: Baltimore

ACLU takes on Wall of Silence in Excessive Force Settlement Cases in Maryland

ACLU takes on Wall of Silence in Excessive Force Settlement Cases in Maryland

Current Affairs, Legal
As many of your already know, my proclivities regarding the ACLU run a mile wide and ten yard deep, but there are always exceptions to every 'rule' - this is one of those times. Over the years, the ACLU has been known for cases against anyone from citizens to cities and states - even federal, which many would see as nuance cases. Crosses out in the public squares during Christmas and other infinitesimal items which leaves many to see the abuse of our court system to forward Liberal agendas, marred in detaching any reference to God in America while letting many references to other religions continue. These apparent abuses have damaged the reputation of the American Civil Liberties Union to many, thus, every time a suit is filed with their involvement, it is assume to be another silly ...
Justice for Sister Cathy: The Keepers

Justice for Sister Cathy: The Keepers

Current Affairs, Legal, Media
First published on Salisbury News As many of you know from my previous writings, criminal injustice has always found a soft spot in my psyche, largely because I generally believe in our Rule of Law. A program on Netflix, once again, has struck a chord within me because the grave miscarriage of our justice system stirs even for the most hardened of hearts. Sister Catherine Cesnik is probably a name many of you haven't heard of before. Her tale actually began and ended many decades ago. Close to 48 years ago, she was brutally murdered and many believe it was priests in her own parish who either orchestrated, planned and/or executed the egregious murder. Most importantly was not how she died but the following cover up by the Baltimore Archdiocese that makes this crime even more unsettli...