The “A Lot” rapper was detained by the Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) in Atlanta, Georgia (Feb. 3) on claims that he’s a British citizen who overstayed his visa since migrating to the U.S. city in 2005 at age seven.,Spiro notes that ICE can also attribute past criminal offenses “into their enforcement policies and strategies,” when it concerns detainment, but given ICE’s controversial statement on Abraham-Joseph (noting his past and expunged felony drug charge), Spiro believes this situation is a “miscarriage of justice, a misuse of resources.”,If Abraham-Joseph’s U Visa application gets approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), he will become a “lawfully permanent resident” or a Green Card holder, and have access to rights like opening a bank account and attending an “academic or vocational” school.,Detainment Conditions And Mental Health:

Georgia’s Irwin County Detention Center is the reported facility where Abraham-Joseph was held.,In mid-2018, Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy displayed how dire conditions are within detainment centers, especially concerning children who are separated from their guardians, and the mental health assistance that certain people will need once released. read more

MARIETTA — “Veil: A Painting and Video Installation by Adrienne Tarver” will be on exhibit through April 20 at the Marietta College Art Department where an opening reception will be held 5-7 p.m. Friday.,She is the director of art and design, director of the HSA Gallery at Harlem School for the Arts in Harlem and residency adviser for Trestle Art Space.,During the Gallery 310 opening reception, local favorite Oyo will play a selection of music.,Gallery 310 is located on the third floor of Hermann Fine Art Center at Marietta College.,Gallery 310 observes all Marietta College holidays and breaks.

— An officer responded to a two-vehicle crash on North Lincoln Avenue at East State Street at 1:51 p.m. Thursday in which a southbound vehicle struck the rear of another vehicle stopped at the traffic light.,— Police responded to a 2800 block East State Street business at 5:57 p.m. Thursday in reference to an irate customer and found a woman who admitted yelling at an employee regarding service to her mother.,— Officers responded to a 100 block North Ellsworth Avenue business at 6:04 p.m. Thursday in reference to a possible domestic dispute between a man and woman and found both individuals outside the business.,— Ruth A. Evans, 76, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a two-vehicle crash on South Broadway Avenue near East Wilson Street at 8:44 p.m. Thursday in which she was northbound and struck a legally parked vehicle.,— At approximately 8:22 a.m. Dec. 29, officers responded to the 200 block of Glenwood Avenue in East Palestine to assist the East Palestine Police Department with a domestic dispute complaint.

(Photo: Max Ortiz, The Detroit News)

The fallout from the Flint water crisis will continue in 2019, with two top state officials facing trial on charges related to the lead contamination of the city’s drinking water.,Buy PhotoDemocratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer  (Photo: Daniel Mears, The Detroit News) read more

Before discussing visual symptoms and treatment, here are brief definitions of traumatic brain injury (TBI) vs. concussion accepted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is a disruption of the normal functioning of the brain caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head., According to the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association  (NORA), studies show that 90 percent of TBI patients suffer from vision problems following the injury, including: read more

Team sports are supposed to teach kids lessons and the Glastonbury girls say they learned a painful one last week., The ten-year-old Glastonbury Softball Little League team recently celebrated their win as their parents beamed with pride., The issue is that by little league rules Glastonbury is supposed to be divided into 2 separate leagues due to the town’s population., But only 140 girls in all of Glastonbury signed up for softball so the town has only operated one league for a decade without any issues, until last week., Despite the fact that league administrators had approved prior rosters at lower levels, the Glastonbury girls were kicked out of the sectional tournament.