Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Statements about Crime

Mostly True

If you're a woman who weighs about a hundred, yes

Mostly True

Figure nearly correct; factors other than the law also at work

Mostly True

Newer figure slightly lower

Mostly False

Only for federal abortion funding

False

Receptionist arrested, convicted

Pants on Fire!

Lurid Twitter claims create a hot mess

Mostly False

A deeper look suggests otherwise

Mostly True

Numbers check out, though the rise isn’t statewide — it’s driven by Milwaukee County