“I Lost My House and Job Because of Sheriff’s Office Laziness”

Reading from the Voice Media empire: “What does a person do when you realize you’ve lost everything?” asks Michael Bailey. “And I did. I lost my vehicle, my house and my job,” because he was held in custody for nearly two months on a warrant from another county he didn’t know existed. Moreover, the charges against […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: “What does a person do when you realize you’ve lost everything?” asks Michael Bailey. “And I did. I lost my vehicle, my house and my job,” because he was held in custody for nearly two months on a warrant from another county he didn’t know existed. Moreover, the charges against [...]

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Hospital Claim: Anti-Discrimination Law Doesn’t Entirely Apply to Us

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A major metro hospital seems to have done an about-face on its LGBT protections in statements made during a drawn-out discrimination lawsuit brought by Brent Houchin, an openly gay employee who says he was fired in September 2016 after being targeted for his sexual orientation. Westword has the story.

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: A major metro hospital seems to have done an about-face on its LGBT protections in statements made during a drawn-out discrimination lawsuit brought by Brent Houchin, an openly gay employee who says he was fired in September 2016 after being targeted for his sexual orientation. Westword has the story.

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Jamal Hunter Beating Fallout Leads to Bizarre $660K Settlement for Prosecutor

Reading from the Voice Media empire: “You don’t pay somebody for a year and a half if they’ve done some bad stuff. They made a bad mistake, and instead of talking to the press and saying, ‘We are so sorry,’ they just kept trying to shoot me until I didn’t move anymore. It was crazy.” Westword has […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: “You don’t pay somebody for a year and a half if they’ve done some bad stuff. They made a bad mistake, and instead of talking to the press and saying, ‘We are so sorry,’ they just kept trying to shoot me until I didn’t move anymore. It was crazy.” Westword has [...]

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Judge Rules Sheriff Is Illegally Holding Prisoners for ICE

Reading from the Voice Media empire: The ACLU filed a class action lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Elder, claiming that he was illegally using ICE detainer requests as justification for refusing to release prisoners who had already posted bond, completed their sentence or otherwise resolved their criminal case. The suit alleged that in his county, Sheriff Elder had held […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: The ACLU filed a class action lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Elder, claiming that he was illegally using ICE detainer requests as justification for refusing to release prisoners who had already posted bond, completed their sentence or otherwise resolved their criminal case. The suit alleged that in his county, Sheriff Elder had held [...]

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Angry Words Over Wrist Slaps in Michael Marshall Jail Death

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A scathing report from an independent monitor contends that an investigation into Michael Marshall’s tragic in-custody death was badly mishandled. Law enforcers counter that they did nothing wrong even though they didn’t bother with fresh interviews of the jail personnel involved into being called on the carpet by the monitor, who feels […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: A scathing report from an independent monitor contends that an investigation into Michael Marshall’s tragic in-custody death was badly mishandled. Law enforcers counter that they did nothing wrong even though they didn’t bother with fresh interviews of the jail personnel involved into being called on the carpet by the monitor, who feels [...]

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Sacking Flight Attendants for Watching an iPad May Cost United $1.5 Million

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Despite having more than seventy years of combined experience working for United Airlines, flight attendants Ruben Lee and Jeanne Stroup were fired by the carrier for watching a video on an iPad for approximately fifteen minutes and failing to wear aprons during one flight in September 2013. But while folks at the company […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Despite having more than seventy years of combined experience working for United Airlines, flight attendants Ruben Lee and Jeanne Stroup were fired by the carrier for watching a video on an iPad for approximately fifteen minutes and failing to wear aprons during one flight in September 2013. But while folks at the company [...]

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Bruce Doucette Gets Hammered by Legal System After Forming His Own

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A two-week jury trial ended not with a bang, but with a whimper for Bruce Doucette, a computer-repair shop owner who has espoused “sovereign” ideology, declared himself a judge (though he is not recognized by any U.S. court), established a “people’s grand jury” outside of the recognized judicial system, and has traveled to assist […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: A two-week jury trial ended not with a bang, but with a whimper for Bruce Doucette, a computer-repair shop owner who has espoused “sovereign” ideology, declared himself a judge (though he is not recognized by any U.S. court), established a “people’s grand jury” outside of the recognized judicial system, and has traveled to assist [...]

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Neo-Nazi Clash: University Calls Collusion Claims “Ridiculous”

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A progressive group affiliated with the Industrial Workers of the World, also known as the Wobblies, has published a fiery account of the clash between members of a white-supremacist group and Antifa protesters outside a controversial event at a major college campus. In it, the authors explicitly state that […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: A progressive group affiliated with the Industrial Workers of the World, also known as the Wobblies, has published a fiery account of the clash between members of a white-supremacist group and Antifa protesters outside a controversial event at a major college campus. In it, the authors explicitly state that [...]

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Why Cops Assaulted the Most Vulnerable Person in Town

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Joshua Sands is “the most vulnerable person” in one small town, according to attorney David Lane, and that makes what happened to him even more shocking. Sands, who has autism, was assaulted and tased by six police officers  after being mistaken for a murder suspect who was already behind bars […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Joshua Sands is “the most vulnerable person” in one small town, according to attorney David Lane, and that makes what happened to him even more shocking. Sands, who has autism, was assaulted and tased by six police officers  after being mistaken for a murder suspect who was already behind bars [...]

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Sheriff Terry Maketa Off Hook in Sexy Scandal After Partial Mistrial

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Sheriff Terry Maketa may finally be off the hook with regard to a years-long scandal described in our previous coverage, on view below. The jury in his latest trial on corruption allegations found him not guilty of two misdemeanor charges but deadlocked on a pair of felonies. As such, the judge […]

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Sheriff Terry Maketa may finally be off the hook with regard to a years-long scandal described in our previous coverage, on view below. The jury in his latest trial on corruption allegations found him not guilty of two misdemeanor charges but deadlocked on a pair of felonies. As such, the judge [...]

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