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Re: “Ugly Accusations of Rutland Police Misconduct Surface in Lawsuit

Im homeless and disabled the city police just came out to where I am in Clarendon an told me I don't have rights I asked for a warrant an they told me I don't need one you don't own this land but entered my sleeping area anyway this has happened before two years ago Bartlett was part of that I'm afraid of what they would do theo me as I'm disable and can't protect myself I wrote down what happened two yrs ago and had medical attention at rrmc I need help this has got to stop I'm afraid to leave I'm scared to go shopping for the fact of being harassed by them if someone can help me please email me asap please

Posted by homeless on 09/21/2017 at 7:21 AM

Re: “Vermont's 'Most Beautiful' Prison Has an Uncertain Future

This article proves that the Vermont Department of Corrections has little or no interest in rehabilitation and is only concerned with warehousing prisoners at the lowest possible cost.
BTW One fact that I haven't seen mentioned in the debate over Windsor's closure is that when it operated as a minimum custody facility, those who were sent there were given day for day credit towards their sentence. That means a day of "good time" was earned for each day spent without a rule infraction. So, if cost is so damned important, compare the cost of 6 months at Windsor to 12 at another prison within or outside the State.

Posted by Barry Kade on 09/20/2017 at 12:08 PM

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