Daily Archives: January 14, 2013

Diversion programs draw fire

As part of a national investigation, the American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland on Monday wrote to state’s attorneys in a dozen counties seeking documents related to a “private prosecution program” — contracts the civil rights group characterizes as a profit-sharing arrangement that outsources the prosecutorial function to a for-profit company.

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Kevin Fusco: Get advice to survive fiscal cliff effect

Resolution is a term that gets thrown around pretty liberally at the beginning of the year. Millions of Americans entered 2013 making resolutions to change their lives in some fashion and use the turning of the calendar as the catalyst. Congress had another type of resolution in its sights when it set out to address the fiscal cliff.

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