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Senator received support from probation firm owner, bondsmen group

...win for the industry, which stands to profit enormously from its passage appointment."Chris Albin-Lackey, a senior researcher with Human Rights Watch whose work led to a scathing report about private probation, called the bill "a shameless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-18/senator-received-suppo
Involuntary servitude

...pay in company fees and the more likely it is that they will wind up behind bars," said Chris Albin-Lackey, senior researcher on business and human rights at Human Rights Watch.The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled it is unconstitutional to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-10/involuntary-servitude
Learn to take advantage of offers and avoid falling into debt traps

...can't pay for -- it's the basic principle for staying out of trouble with credit cards, said Josh Frank, a senior researcher at the Center for Responsible Lending. 15-20 PERCENT: Keep your credit card balance at 20 percent or lower of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/26/bus_557104.shtml
Business | Augusta State University
Skeptics may refuse to relent but, yes, there's evidence of Jesus outside the Bible

...the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal. Reviewing Mel Gibson's "Passion" film, committee senior researcher Joe Nickell asserts: "Historically, apart from later Christian sources, there is virtually no evidence for Jesus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/rel_415295.shtml
Your Faith
More Antarctic ice shelves face breakup

...week of the Larsen B Ice Shelf in Antarctica was "a wakeup call to expect more collapses," said Tim Naish, a senior researcher at the government-owned Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences. Such collapses would have "a dramatic effect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/26/tec_341102.shtml
XXX Technology
Investors should stay cautious as technology funds sizzle again

...hot sectors. At least wait until there is a market correction that gives you better timing," said Don Cassidy, senior researcher at Lipper. "The market has been up six months straight here. That doesn't happen very often." Emily Hall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/29/fin_392266.shtml
Finance
Overflow of inmates plagues county jails

...criminals less likely to plead to offenses. "There has been an increasing demand for trials," said John Speir, a senior researcher with Applied Research Services Inc., which is helping to provide data for Gov. Roy Barnes' new sentencing commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/24/met_271091.shtml
Metro
Social networking changing the way we travel

...fit, because they both are built around this idea of sharing experiences and storytelling," said Mary Madden, a senior researcher at the Pew Internet and American Life Project in Washington, D.C. "Content, whether that's a blog post about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/27/liv_560481.shtml
Life & style
Boston Archdiocese to lose 65 parishes by year's end because of financial problems

...closing parishes as the Catholic population shifts into the suburbs, and to the South and West, said Mary Gautier, a senior researcher at the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University. Dioceses in the upper Midwest and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/27/rel_416982.shtml
Your Faith
Study: Families in the rural South most likely to be low-wage earners

...neighborhoods. "I think we're trying to offer a reality check about where the working poor live," said Alan Berube, senior researcher at the Brookings Institution. "If you're under the impression that they live in somebody else's community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/fin_403305.shtml
Finance