Shannon Conley, a 19-year-old suburban Denver teen, was sentenced to four years in prison on one count of conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, ISIS. We’ll get to the specifics of Conley’s crime in a moment, but first some more details from her sentencing. Impartial Justice? U.S. District Judge Raymond Moore [...]
|By: Peter Van Buren Thursday January 15, 2015 9:00 am|
Religion is not about hate. It is not about intolerance. It should never be used to harm innocents. Believers need to be very suspect of those who quote holy words to justify such things. Je suis Vanessa Collier. Hundreds of Vanessa Collier’s friends and family gathered Saturday at New Hope Ministries, sitting before an open [...]
|By: Peter Van Buren Monday September 8, 2014 7:55 am|
Want to have Hillary Clinton show up at your next event? Kid’s birthday party? Political rally? It’s easy, as long as you have a lot of freaking money to spend.
A ‘found” document posted on Cryptome.org lays out the terms for Hillary to attend your event.
|By: Peter Van Buren Tuesday July 8, 2014 8:54 am|
The FBI arrested a Colorado teenager on suspicion of attempting to support al Qaeda and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The young woman was busted at the Denver International Airport as she attempted to board a plane for Frankfurt with an onward ticket to Turkey. Germany and Turkey are members of NATO, and allies of the United States. It is not a crime to fly there.
|By: Jon Walker Monday April 21, 2014 2:45 pm|
The people of Alaska will be voting on whether or not to legalize marijuana this November instead of this August like originally planned. The Alaska Division of Elections confirmed that the initiative has been moved to the November 4th general election.
|By: Jon Walker Friday April 11, 2014 11:29 am|
Americans aren’t just voting for legalization at the ballot box but also with their vacation dollars. It will be interesting to see how this aspect plays into the politics in other states.
|By: EdwardTeller Monday January 20, 2014 8:00 pm|
This football game will bring more attention to the fight against destructive Federal and lower government policies than any event yet. It wasn’t planned. We’ll see soon where the MSM takes this.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday December 31, 2013 1:01 pm|
Starting tomorrow you will be able to buy legal recreational marijuana at several stores in Denver, Colorado — but don’t try to bring it to the Denver airport. Officials have decided to ban marijuana possession anywhere on airport grounds.
|By: Jon Walker Friday December 27, 2013 8:14 am|
With the first legal recreational marijuana set to be sold January 1st, the city of Denver has launched a new marijuana website to explain their new marijuana laws to residents, businesses, and tourists alike.
|By: BruceMcF Sunday December 1, 2013 6:40 pm|
There is value to be tapped by enabling infill development. And in order to tap that value, more space efficient modes of transport are required than cars on streets.
Now, consider the zoning that is in place in most suburban areas: single use, single user per lot, mandatory set-asides to decrease density and force up value per house in new developments through artificial scarcity, and as a side-effect spilling over into increase property values in existing residences, and often severe height limits except when loosened by specific (and often expensive to obtain in terms of required political contributions) waivers. All of that, whether imposed by town or city zoning or by property owners association agreements, falls under state regulatory authority.
Now, suppose that the state specifies that for any dedicated common carrier transport corridor above a certain service quality ~ start and and service times, frequency, service waiting times & capacity ~ there are zoning easements around the dedicated stops of that service.