Chicken Thieves: Police Confiscate Poultry & Destroy Them; No Charges Filed

For some reason the New Bern police decided that a guy with a lot of chicken and roosters must be engaged in illegal cockfighting. That is how it looks from this news story anyway. They were serving a drug warrant and then took almost sixty chickens and roosters “as part of an investigation.” The owner was never charged, and he never got his property returned to him. Copblock reports: The station reports officers also seized training muffs, a vest, syringes and antibiotics [in addition Read more […]

IRS Corruption Easy to Fix if GOP Has Guts

Sir John Dalberg-Acton famously observed, “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely,” and that includes the IRS. No federal agency enjoys more power than the “absolute power” wielded by the Internal Revenue Service. It’s little wonder, then, that under this power-drunk Obama regime, the IRS has become “corrupted absolutely.” It’s become the hammer to this president’s favorite nail: political dissent. The bureaucratic cat’s out of the bag and the evidence Read more […]