Partisanship and Misconceptions Introduction The saying “the pen is mightier than the sword” is widely known and referenced. However, contrary to popular belief, actions may speak louder than words. This rings true in the case of Michelle Carter, this specific case has been a reoccurring debate, in terms of whether Michelle Carter should be found guilty or not guilty for the death of her boyfriend, Conrad Roy III.
The worker contacted Jeanie Galbarth who stated she is the brother Wendy Harvey’s believed to be current boyfriend Michael James. Mrs. Galbarth stated “I’ve only known Wendy for about a year ½, but she seem like a nice person from what I’ve seen.” Mrs. Galbarth stated “I don’t have any concerns for any drug use but I’m not around her very often to know for certain.”
The target audience we approached was decision maker, Catharine Baker. Catharine Baker is a Republican, California Assembly Member who is currently the elected assembly member for district 16. We presented AB 2590, Restorative Justice Act. We presented with the intent to influence and educate decision maker Baker with the hopes of her supporting this bill. Catharine Baker was born on May 1, 1971 in Cathedral City, California.
Brooke Rogers is a junior at Drake University studying Environmental Science and Anthropology/Sociology with a minor in History. Brooke is from Kankakee, Illinois and enjoys talking to new people and sharing stories. She is an active member of Drake Broadcasting System, where she has hosted her own radio show for the third consecutive year. Although, this is her first oral history course Brooke finds herself right at home asking people about their lives. Brooke has found the whole process to be rewarding as well as inspirational and hopes to continue collecting oral histories after the course completes.
A criminal background check revealed Jerri Jones was negative for CANTS , On the Illinois State Police (7/08/15) and FBI (7/08/15) she had a charge for theft by deception on 1/7/13. The charge for theft by deception was while she voulnterring at the Hope Center. She was handing food off her truck to friends. She also has contempt of court on 09/3/1999 due to not pyaing for a speeding ticket. Inquiries into the National Sex Offender Registry and the Illinois Sex Offender Registry on 11/09/15 revealed no offenses for Jerri Jones.
To sue, the plaintiff must have exclusive possession of the land. Exclusive possession of land is not founded on the need for legal title to the land, but alternatively is established by acts of ownership. To bring an action to trespass, exclusive possession of the house lies with the person who uses the property for recreation, managing and engaging in acts of ownership. Sophie Marsh satisfies the requirements for exclusive possession of the land through her acts of ownership of the property. On the grounds that there is an interest and engagement in the land, Marsh, whether owner or tenant has a title to sue.
Rita Crundwell was the treasurer and comptroller of Dixon, IL from 1983 to 2012. She worked for the city during high school, and was quickly promoted. Crundwell was also a horse breeder and owner, as she grew up on her family farm. During her time as treasurer, she was the owner of RC Quarter Horses. She had hundreds of horses, and trained dozens of world champions.
My name is Kimberly Kim and I am a junior majoring in Health Sciences and minoring in Biological Sciences and Chemistry. I was born in the suburbs of Chicago and decided to stay for college. I am interested in kayaking (I'm going this weekend), baking, and attending concerts. I hope this course will help me identify my own ethical opinions. I look foward to hearing everyone's different opinions on these contreversial issues.
Question 1. After watching the two videos for this week. I do support Aristotle’s belief that there is an appropriate emotion to an experience. In reference to the Sherrice Iverson case, I would say that the appropriate emotion via virtue would be disgust or outrage. Upon discovering that someone felt “joy” or “excitement” upon hearing what happened to her, I would say that they were suffering ill thoughts as a result of their vice or possible negative character trait, if other factors add up.
Avi 's The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle is an adventure tale told by someone who really didn 't think her life would be much of an adventure at all. Miss Charlotte Doyle, a thirteen-year-old girl from the Barrington Better School for Girls, wanted nothing more than to become a proper young lady who wears fancy hats and has fabulous hair (FINE, who doesn 't want that?). Once she boards a ship to America, however, she finds out that a life on the Seahawk is far more thrilling than wearing a frilly dress. Donning boys ' clothing, Charlotte learns to climb the rigging and handle a knife. She also becomes involved in the thrilling machinations underway on the ship: Murder!
“It’s better to look ahead and prepare, than to look back and regret.” This is a quote said by Jackie Joyner-Kersee. Jackie Joyner-Kersee is a retired track star, considered to be the greatest female athlete of the 20th century. She is the Greatest African American because of her extreme accomplishments and her determination to succeed and help others. Jackie is a living example that proves that you can become successful through any tough situation.