Author: John Kraft

Excellent article on the website for the Offices of the United States Attorneys by Patrick Fitzgerald U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois http://www.justice.gov/usao/briefing_room/fin/corruption.html Please read the article referenced above, he makes some great points - especially "The Culture of Acceptance". Some of his key points are: - There are...

  The following is an article on Blago, but one only needs to replace "Illinois"  with  "enter your local government name here" and you will swear he was reading our minds when writing this. In either case, we can all demand accountability in our local government.  =========================== Quoted from the end of this...

From the Huffington Post report: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-conroy/randy-steidl-settlement-wrongful-conviction_b_1123730.html?ref=chicago  John Conroy Senior investigator, Better Government Association; Author, 'Unspeakable Acts, Ordinary People: The Dynamics of Torture'  We Must Insist on Accountability for Wrongful Convictions Posted: 12/ 1/11 02:21 PM ET   Former death row inmate Randy Steidl, sentenced to die for the 1986 murders of Dyke...

From the DailyHerald.com http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20111124/news/711249912/ After the DuPage Forest Preserve District forced out two employees suspected of misusing taxpayer funds and resources, the district announced Wednesday it has hired two consulting firms at a cost of $66,000 to assist with the matter. The announcement comes two days after the...