PNS Daily Newscast - March 20, 2018 

President Trump again calls for the death penalty for drug dealers and Granite State advocates say they oppose the get tough approach. Also on today’s rundown: a protest against the expansion of tar-sands oil refining in California; and in Seattle, a group demands a moratorium on youth jail construction.

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Phoenix, AZ – Legalizing the estimated 200,000 undocumented workers in Arizona would improve wages and working conditions for all workers in ...Read More
Greeley - A landmark trial begins this week in Weld County, Colo. It is believed to be the first murder prosecution under hate-crime laws that ...Read More
Lansing, MI - A change could be in store that might make Michigan roads safer. It would repair the so-called "Kreiner" court decision that acted as a ...Read More
Nashville, TN – Electing judges is being judged a bad idea by the Tennessee Association for Justice. Today, a legislative hearing will be held ...Read More
Chicago, IL – Supporters say it's all about giving a fair chance to ex-offenders who are trying to rebuild their lives after leaving prison ...Read More
Madison, WI - They are coming from every state Senate district, and they are hoping their presence at the State Capitol today can make a difference ...Read More
Frankfort, KY – Innocence and money. Those are the two points for a former death row inmate who has been talking to legislators around the ...Read More
Marion, VA - A six-year increase in legal aid for victims of domestic abuse in Southwest Virginia has been a success. The Southwest Legal Aid Society ...Read More
Phoenix, AZ – Organizers expect more than 100 participants at a national summit on immigration enforcement methods starting this morning in ...Read More
Immigrants are, literally, dying for decent care, according to two new reports that portray the medical care system for U.S. immigration detainees as ...Read More
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