Virginia pain doctor William Hurwitz, whose chief crime seems to have been trusting his patients too much, was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison today for drug trafficking. It's not the life sentence the prosecutors asked for, but since he's 59 and there's no parole in the federal system, it's pretty damned close. He has several grounds for appeal, which I may discuss tomorrow when I'm feeling less depressed.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
Navy Confirms Authenticity of UFO Videos Published by Blink-182 Frontman's Extraterrestrial Research Organization
The videos show a U.S. military jet's encounter with what appears to be a fast-moving, unidentified object.
"Controlled choice" is supposed to fix inequality in New York public schools. It might make everything worse.
The U.S. incarcerates people for petty crimes at an alarming rate.