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Excellent article and series. Keep up the good work. The truth behind the atrocities in the old jail under the flawed supervision of Seeley and Spitz needs to see the light of day. Those involved need to be held accountable. It can only be hoped that new Sheriff Pete Kusminsky will take s…

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A very good idea; no-interest loans by the County for small businesses.

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The State should quickly reconsider the policy of compelling nursing homes to admit a client who has tested positive for COVID-19 or who clearly is displaying symptoms. This policy puts all residetns and staff of the nursing home at risk as most do not have the isolation capabilities or p…

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A very good idea.

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I commend the Greene County Legislators for taking these moves to help protect the citizens of the County.

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The proposed amendments to the law seem reasonable and also appear to go further to address the the major reason for the reform in the first place, to level the playing field between people who do not have the resources to post bail, and those who do. It makes criminal justice more econom…

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Amen. Amen.

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waysher commented on Bail reform requires compromise

The bail reform law had noble goals, namely to make economic means to pay bail not an excuse for keeping relatively poor people in jail whereas those who can afford bail for the same crime need not spend time in jail before trial, and to make a constitutional right to a speedy trial a rea…

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A very good move. Congratulations to the Village Board.

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waysher commented on No paper bag tax for Greene

It is at least a bit refreshing that the Greene County Legislators are grappling with the need to reduce the use of plastic bags and debating the wisdom of adding another tax burden to small businesses and county residents. I applaud their concern and efforts.

BUT IT IS AT LEAST VER…