Local officials are backing an “immigration detention center” as just the thing to help Evanston’s economy despite cultural values to the contrary.
Mining, petroleum, manufacturing and railroad lobbyists testified in support of a bill imposing long prison sentences on people interfering with infrastructure
The Wyoming Senate advanced a bill to criminalize people and fine organizations who ‘impede infrastructure.’ Critics call it a draconian attack meant to block protests like Standing Rock.
Construction could be OK’ed by Uinta County, Feds as opposition to 500-bed immigration jail mounts.
More people live in Wyoming’s criminal justice system than live in the city of Jackson and yet the Legislature criminalizes more behaviors each year.