Editorial: Vote 'yes' on the Justice Center

Last November, when the original Justice Center was presented to the public for a vote, we recommended that the voters reject the bond referendum. We encourage Johnson County voters to vote yes on the Justice Center this time around.

Ponnada: Sexual assault too common

Caitlin, a UI senior, was sexually assaulted right here, on this campus, in her own residence hall. But she didn't report the assault; she really didn't admit that she had been assaulted and kept her story secret until last week.

Dieterle: Expand jail alternatives, not the jail

Proponents say we should build a bigger jail to federal standards in order to be able to reduce the numbers of inmates kept there. This is illogical. We need to reduce the numbers being kept there now, and then see what size jail we need.

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