Amanda Hodgson just wanted to work as an aide at her children's school. She applied for what she thought would be a routine background check. Then Great Britain's Criminal Records Bureau sent back word she was a recovering heroin addict who had assaulted police officers. It turns out they'd sent the records of a woman with the same name. But they told Hodgson she'd have to be fingerprinted and produce her passport to prove she wasn't the other woman.
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.
The president's final batch of clemency actions includes commutations for dozens of nonviolent drug offenders.
Let people join with the like-minded to reject officials and laws that don’t suit them and to construct systems that do.