https://www.gadcotimes.com/todaysopinions/rss.xml en Scott J. Bryan: Is it like this everywhere? https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/scott-j-bryan-it-everywhere <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bryan_scott_6.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By SCOTT J. BRYAN</p> <p> The Gadsden County Times</p> Our Voice: Judge’s ruling should be a warning to all government officials https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/our-voice-judge%E2%80%99s-ruling-should-be-warning-all-government-officials <p> The Gadsden County Times Editorial Board</p> Gwynn Peacock Kidd: Courting in Quincy in the 1950s https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/gwynn-peacock-kidd-courting-quincy-1950s <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gwynn_peacock_kidd_13.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By GWYNN PEACOCK KIDD</p> <p> Special to The Times</p> Sept. 12 -- Letters to the Editor https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/sept-12-letters-editor <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/letters_to_the_editor.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <strong>Why the Electoral College must be preserved</strong><br /> <br /> The Electoral College is surely the most important component our system of elections, as it is meant to disallow an unqualified president. The college and the critical reasons for its existence, which seem to me to be as important today as when the Founders devised it, are complex.<br /> Ask Judge Smith: Murder, cannibalism and government conspiracy make for thrilling case https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/ask-judge-smith-murder-cannibalism-and-government-conspiracy-make-thrilling-case <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/082919_layne_smith.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Q. Judge Smith, my daughter tells me about the interesting cases she reads in law school. We want to know if you had a favorite law school class and if any of the cases you read as a student still stand out? Lisa<br /> A. Lisa, criminal law was my favorite class and a British case involving murder, cannibalism and government conspiracy immediately comes to mind! Here&rsquo;s what happened in the infamous case of Regina v. Dudley and Stephens, 14 Q.B.D 273 (1884).<br /> Our Voice: Common sense, leadership could end Midway’s mess https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/our-voice-common-sense-leadership-could-end-midway%E2%80%99s-mess <p> Gadsden County Times Editorial Board</p> Guest column: Immigrants help make American great https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/guest-column-immigrants-help-make-american-great <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/082919_maria_castellanos.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By MARIA CASTELLANOS</p> Gwynn Peacock Kidd: Tough times during the Great Depression https://www.gadcotimes.com/content/gwynn-peacock-kidd-tough-times-during-great-depression <img src="https://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gwynn_peacock_kidd_12.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By GWYNN PEACOCK KIDD</p> <p> Special to The Times</p>