Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Grits for Breakfast: Forensic hypnosis largely dead in Texas but junk e...

Grits for Breakfast: Forensic hypnosis largely dead in Texas but junk e...: Exciting news: Texas DPS has ended the use of forensic hypnosis among the Texas Rangers, the Forensic Science Commission's Lynn Garcia t...

Grits for Breakfast: On Class C arrests and a "duty to intervene," Jame...

Grits for Breakfast: On Class C arrests and a "duty to intervene," Jame...: The Reasonably Suspicious podcast is back after a largely health-driven hiatus. Mandy and I are diving back in with Part One of a special, t...

Grits for Breakfast: Data: When Texas ↓ pot prosecutions, the system fo...

Grits for Breakfast: Data: When Texas ↓ pot prosecutions, the system fo...: Grits has been tracking what I've has called " The Great Texas Hemp Hiatus ," referring to the Texas Legislature's legaliz...

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Grits for Breakfast: Radio silence re: ransomware attack on Texas courts

Grits for Breakfast: Radio silence re: ransomware attack on Texas courts: Your correspondent received a notice my information was in a data breach at a company called Blackbaud which is a digital platform for manag...

Grits for Breakfast: #Txlege should use savings from closed prison unit...

Grits for Breakfast: #Txlege should use savings from closed prison unit...: The Texas Legislative Budge Board has "Recommended funding maintains correctional security operations, with a decrease totaling $148 m...

Grits for Breakfast: Boost Texas prisoner food budgets 39 cents per pri...

Grits for Breakfast: Boost Texas prisoner food budgets 39 cents per pri...: If your annual food budget was $800 per person and that money had to last all year, how would you spend it? I'll give you a moment: Try ...