The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 27 Mar 2015 06:17:13 EDTFri, 27 Mar 2015 06:17:13 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBody camera bill leaves much to be desiredhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/542467.htmlHaving police officers wear body cameras generally is a good idea. It's an official recording of what transpires during an incident, which can be invaluable when an officer's actions are called into question and evidence is needed.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTEven prisoners deserve betterhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/542420.htmlWe were relatively disgusted when the sins of Michigan's prison food vendor included maggots in the food prep area, and employees smuggling drugs into correctional facilities and having sex with inmates.Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTProtect our Great Lakeshttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/542351.htmlAsian carp are a menace to the Great Lakes. They are an invasive species that must be stopped. Asian carp are a species capable of causing economic, ecological and human health harm, reports the Michigan Department of Natural Resource.Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTSunshine Week stresses need for open governmenthttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/542327.htmlIf you have a gripe with a local zoning board of appeals or city council but can't make it to its meeting, you often can read about it the next day in the newspaper, see it on the TV or hear about it on the radio.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTTime for police to wear body camerashttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/542245.htmlMichigan lawmakers are looking at how to regulate the use of body cameras by police as more agencies across the country equip their officers with the devices. Such legislation is being debated nationwide.Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT