Originally published on OpEdNews.com on February 4, 2008.  Republished on RepublicMedia.tv on January 13, 2009 due to the murder of another innocent man, Oscar Grant, by police in Oakland, California.

I didn’t want to spend Super Bowl Sunday thinking about the very bad things that are happening across America, but when you’re in the judicial reform movement, you get things sent to you that most people cannot even imagine. At least, not until it happens to them or to one of their family members. I got another one this Sunday morning. Hope Steffey, the victim of an attack, was arrested and strip searched by “law” enforcement….