Man Allowed to Watch Child Porn in Jail
"TACOMA, Wash. -- A strange quirk in the law is allowing an accused child rapist to watch child pornography inside the Pierce County Jail. Marc Gilbert is accused of sexually assaulting young boys and videotaping the abuse. Under the law, defense attorneys are allowed to review material tied to the case. And because Gilbert has chosen to act as his own attorney, he has had unlimited access to the pornographic footage. Therefore, the jail says it has no choice but to allow Gilbert to review the footage many times over with no limits."
House Votes Nascar Funding>PBS+NPR+PP
"Conservative politicians in the House have accomplished their goal of voting to defund Planned Parenthood, a move that could leave tens of thousands without access to affordable birth control, health screenings and STI prevention and treatment. But don't worry, you are still paying millions of dollars to slap an Army logo on a racecar. The NASCAR sponsorship ban was defeated, death threats and all. ..." ...