A message from Jeff Bent

Update: AG asks state Supreme Court to deny Bent appeal (kob.com, 10/16) Advisory: Comments in this thread have been re-opened Update: “Imprisoned For Sabbath Keeping” (strongcity.info, 10/7) *NEW*: VIDEO, “Wayne Bent defends his hunger strike” (krqe.com, 9/24) Update: “Judge rules in favor of force feeding imprisoned cult leader”  (koat.com, 9/23) Update: “Judge puts fasting cult leader… Continue reading A message from Jeff Bent

iTragedy: Do newsrooms have an ap for that?

COMMENTARY Please pardon any perceived insensitivity in my posing the question, but what if the events of September 11, 2001 had unfolded on September 11, 2009?  I’m thinking of today’s cell phones, the iPhone and similar technologies. I’m thinking of the potential for even more intense discussion in the newsroom wherein new and frightening scenarios… Continue reading iTragedy: Do newsrooms have an ap for that?

Girly Chew Hossencofft remembered 10 years after her murder

https://beyond90seconds.com/wp-content/uploads/audio/beyond90seconds_45.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadAUDIO: Former prosecutor Paul Spiers shares memories of “no body” case (runs 53:07) [hr] (Text of audio’s introductory remarks) Welcome to Beyond90Seconds.com.  I’m Mark Horner. As I sit at my desk at home this evening…recording these words…I do so thinking about a murder that began to unfold exactly 10… Continue reading Girly Chew Hossencofft remembered 10 years after her murder

Wayne Bent fasting in prison again

New: A message from Jeff Bent (Beyond90Seconds.com, September 17, 2009) Update: Bent may be forced to eat (Albuquerque Journal North, September 7, 2009). “At the very least, the warden told him if this religious fast progresses into the extent of a hunger strike, force-feeding could be on the table,” Bland said. (Albuquerque Journal North) (September… Continue reading Wayne Bent fasting in prison again