http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135851732162660.xml&coll=2 – Siegelman, Scrushy enter not guilty pleas in federal court.
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135851703162660.xml&coll=2 – Hispanics file suit alleging that Hoover police and elected officials are trying to drive Hispanic population out of city through racial profiling, unlawful incarceration and illegal searches.
http://www.al.com/opinion/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135851403162641.xml&coll=3 – Editorial calls for legislature to begin work to address [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135765765137350.xml&coll=2 – Jefferson County Sheriff establishes database to track undocumented aliens.
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135765780137350.xml&coll=2 – State’s habitual offender law changed in 2000 in an attempt to reduce incarcerations for non-violent offenses, but has had little impact.
http://www.decaturdaily.com/decaturdaily/news/051228/drug.shtml – Senior Rx, state’s program offering assistance in medication costs, reduces age for participation to [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135678742242520.xml&coll=2&thispage=1 – Report says Rep. Locy Baker directed $1.5 million to non-profit organization he runs.
http://www.al.com/opinion/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135678707242550.xml&coll=3 – Editorial urges state to plan for now for future health insurance costs liabilities.
http://www.al.com/opinion/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135678715242550.xml&coll=3 – Editorial in support of proposed bill that would require public disclosure of membership and meetings of boards and commissions. [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135592341245490.xml&coll=2 – Democratic leaders hope Siegelman trial over long before June primary.
http://www.al.com/opinion/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135592195245470.xml&coll=3 – Editorial urges legislature to re-write state’s open records law to insure public’s access.
http://www.al.com/opinion/huntsvilletimes/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135592151245480.xml&coll=1 – Editorial in support of proposal to require information about state’s boards and their membership be made available to the public.
http://www.al.com/opinion/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1135333209231580.xml&coll=2 – Editorial calls for Legislature to make Sentencing Commission reforms a priority in an effort to reduce prison overcrowding.
http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051223/NEWS02/512230360/1009 – Fair housing group says African American Katrina refugees face discrimination in Alabama, other states.
http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051223/OPINION01/512230302/1012/OPINION – Editorial on the impact of rising personal incomes in Alabama resulting [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1135246929162390.xml&coll=2&thispage=1 – Health insurance for retirees is huge liability for state.
http://www.al.com/news/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/news/1135246986162360.xml&coll=3&thispage=1 – Finance Director Jim Main says that Butts’ version of meeting about Ten Commandments Monument is only partially accurate; denies he stated that Houston Gorman had told him that the Supreme Court would order the monument moved after the removal [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/1134900995248970.xml&coll=2 – Alabama lagging in special education test scores.
http://www.al.com/opinion/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1134901178248970.xml&coll=2 – Editorial calls for court to maintain jurisdiction over DHR until agency can show that it has capacity to sustain improvements attained under RC decree.
http://www.al.com/opinion/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/opinion/1134901196248970.xml&coll=2 – The mother of an Alabama inmate urges legislature to have “courage to fix injustice [...]
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/113481480450420.xml&coll=2 - State may see big increase in energy funds for low income families.
http://www.al.com/opinion/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/opinion/113481451250420.xml&coll=2 – Editorial on the beginning of the election season – pay raises, tax cuts, feel good legislation.
http://www.gadsdentimes.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051216/APN/512160901&cachetime=5 – Study reveals that Alabama students’ poor performance in math cannot be attributed just to poverty rate.
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/113464200674110.xml&coll=2&thispage=1 – Monitor’s report questions DHR’s ability to sustain RC reforms.
http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/base/news/113464185874110.xml&coll=2 – State Personnel Department names Deputy Director.
http://www.dailyhome.com/opinion/2005/dh-editorials-1215-0-5l14v0955.htm – Editorial urges governor, AEA to make sure that educational needs of state are met before talking of raises and rebates.
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