A British judge has asked prosecutors to reconsider charges against a 10-year-old boy who used derogatory racial terms against a classmate during a schoolyard spat. "This is how stupid the system is getting. There are major crimes out there, and the police don't bother to prosecute. If you get your car stolen it doesn't matter, but you get two kids falling out because of racist comments—this is nonsense," said Judge Jonathan Finestein.
Officials claim doing business is a revocable “privilege,” but many Americans see it as a right that they’ll exercise with or without licenses and permits.
Without 'Much More Aggressive Shutdowns,' The New York Times Warns, COVID-19 Could Kill 'Well Over a Million' Americans
That scenario seems highly implausible based on what we know about the epidemic.
He Wanted To Make Some Money for School Clothes by Selling Mexican Street Corn. The Government Says He Owes $1,415 in Permit Fees.
"I just wanted to help out my community and family," said Miguel Lozano.
To the extent that the accusations against Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse get into specifics, they're pretty dubious.