Any way we can make life more humane and compassionate for those caught up in the criminal justice system will, in the end, benefit society, Nolan Taylor writes.
“I believe I’m ready for the hardest part of all this, and that will be accepting that people will have varied opinions of me,” inmate Brian Wood writes.
Sage, a Clearfield family’s pet, died after someone tortured him. His death both enrages and worries Standard-Examiner readers.
“As with voting rights, I am at a loss trying to understand how an Equal Rights Amendment could hurt this country,” writes Adrienne Andrews of Weber State University.
“I don’t think I’ll last very long in my new section,” inmate Brian Wood writes. “I’ll probably try to go elsewhere, but who knows — I may be getting voted off the island before then.”
“Along with impacting the overall cost of doing business, burdensome regulation hinders the growth and expansion of small businesses and takes up significant time and resources,” writes Rep. Brad Wilson.
“Trump is right,” writes E. Kent Winward. “The Border Patrol needs a big expansion — in oversight and accountability.”
Is lowering Utah’s blood alcohol limit to .05 about saving lives? Punishing Gentiles? Raising money? Here’s what S-E readers had to say.
It would be great if we could decide when the sun would shine — or even how much our house is worth — but there are some things in this life we just don’t get to pick.