Friday, March 27th, 2015

Statements about Corrections and Updates

False

It's a study of 3,000 kids -- not an across-the-board requirement

Mostly True

Update: We all need to use a percent change calculator

Half-True

A careful choice of words

Half-True

More in theory than in practice, at least so far

True

But the state prison population increased

Mostly False

An old claim a reader asked us to look into

Mostly True

A supporter of 'traditional marriage' with softer rhetoric

True

About $3 million per inmate

Pants on Fire!

Even key critics of fluoridation run from this claim

Mostly False

The official dropout rate is in the single digits

False

Despite hiccups, things are on track

False

UPDATED: If you don't count lanes in city plans