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Jason Swindle, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

A true second chance

In July 2020, I wrote a column about Senate Bill 288 (SB 288). At the time, the governor had not signed it and I was ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 8:00 am

Columns

Should you represent yourself in court?

Abraham Lincoln said, “He who represents himself has a fool for a client.” Can a person represent himself in court? Yes. The law provides that ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:06 am

Columns

Spread the Pickett family tradition

An unknown author said, “Christmas is not about receiving. It is a time to celebrate the birth of Christ; the ultimate giver.” December 23, 1988 ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:35 am

Columns

Removing the scarlet letter

Decades ago, our state established the Georgia Sex Offender Registry (SOR).  The purpose of SOR is to protect our citizens from sexually dangerous predators by ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 10:42 am

Columns

Why body language is important, part two

In March, I wrote a column about how our bodies communicate more than our speech. It is hard to believe. But, it is true. According ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:55 am

Columns

The power of gratitude

Between 1943 and 1944 – Western Europe – The skies over France, the Low Countries, and the German homeland thunder with Americans bombing during the ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 9:45 am

Columns

What to do if accused of drinking and driving

Drinking and driving is dangerous, hurts and kills people, and is 100 percent avoidable. If someone is found guilty, there are consequences such as jail ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 10:21 am

Columns

Freedom vs. Bondage

An unknown author said, “You can choose freedom or bondage at the voting booth. Freedom comes with the risk of individual failure. Bondage does away ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 10:02 am

Columns

Packing the court

Oval Office – President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) is frustrated. His New Deal initiatives are being struck down by the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS). Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:51 am

Columns

The battle over Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination

It did not take long for President Trump to nominate a fine candidate to succeed the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court of ... Read more

by Jason Swindle, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 11:47 am

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