A new study has cast some doubt on the "broken windows theory" of crime fighting, which has been lauded as the leading cause of reducing crime in New York (and, whose main practitioner, William Bratton, is the police chief of LA). Apparently, instead of cops targeting small crime in order to make run..
Acting And Reacting
Today, West Virginia passed new mine safety laws, in response to the Sago Mine disaster. Miners will be forced to wear wireless devices so they can be located, and a boatload of other safety reforms will be enacted. There are also emergency hearings being held in Congress, and more laws, one would imagine,..