Mary Jo Meade 
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    Re: “CSPD hands a records headache to District Attorney's Office

    A REMINDER from the Indy moderator: We generally view the Indy's comments zone as a free-for-all, but we reserve the right to maintain a reasonable level of respect among commenters.

    SEE: http://www.csindy.com/coloradosprings/User…... which includes this bit...

    "We expect posters to refrain from inflammatory and/or hate language, which will be grounds for deletion. Please be considerate and stay on-topic, particularly in comments. Personal attacks will not be tolerated."

    Those commenters who can't abide by the rules they agreed to will find that their accounts have been deleted.

    Please be considerate of other's opinions.

    7 likes, 2 dislikes
    Posted by Mary Jo Meade on 02/21/2017 at 12:31 PM

    Re: “The resurgence of the radical left raises questions

    A REMINDER from the Indy moderator: We generally view the Indy's comments zone as a free-for-all, but we reserve the right to maintain a reasonable level of respect among commenters.

    SEE: http://www.csindy.com/coloradosprings/User…... which includes this bit...

    "We expect posters to refrain from inflammatory and/or hate language, which will be grounds for deletion. Please be considerate and stay on-topic, particularly in comments. Personal attacks will not be tolerated."

    Those commenters who can't abide by the rules they agreed to will find that their accounts have been deleted.

    Please be considerate of other's opinions.

    7 likes, 0 dislikes
    Posted by Mary Jo Meade on 02/03/2017 at 3:26 PM

    Re: “Bach and pot sales, road closure proposal, and the gun debate

    Hi Stacy in Woodland Park…

    According to your NPR source: "Overall, the city's murder rate has dropped dramatically in the FIRST THREE MONTHS of this year, to a level not seen since 1959." This information is correct, backed up by many media reports.

    However, letter-writer Ron Coleman referred to FEBRUARY, the month after the presidential inaugural, when he wrote, "The next month the murder rate dropped to a 1958 low."

    According to the sources below, February's 14 murders actually represented the lowest monthly total since January 1957, when there were 12. We therefore changed the year in Ron's letter to 1957...

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/…

    http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=n…

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkbl…

    http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Justice/2013/…

    Thanks for taking the time to read the Indy and send us your thoughts.

    — Mary Jo Meade (a fact-checker at the Indy)

    1 like, 0 dislikes
    Posted by Mary Jo Meade on 06/17/2013 at 9:54 AM

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