Tuesday, October 04, 2011
FIRST TUESDAY IN OCTOBER
DOM (naturally) had a good run down of the important criminal cases on the Supreme Court's docket this term. Check it out here. DOM also had an amazing link to an NPR chart of the top 100 Sci Fi books. Check it out here.
What's the value of a great appellate lawyer? Ask american Amanda Knox who was acquitted by an Italian Appellate court after being wrongfully convicted of murder and sentenced to 26 years. The best coverage is the BBC coverage here. Ciao.
10/3/2011 Amanda Knox acquitted of murder.
10/3/1995 OJ Simpson acquitted of murder.
The Dolphin stink. Everywhere. At home. On the road. No guarantee they won't add a loss over the bye week.
Are You Ready To Be An Idiot? A real looney...?
Hank Williams lost his mind for a moment and on Fox News compared Obama and Boehner to Hitler and Netanyahu and as a result ESPN didn't run the "are you ready for some football" opening Monday night before MNF.
The NBA season is in jeopardy. (yawn).
3rd DCA doings:
Judge Ivan Fernandez investiture at 3rd DCA has been set for November 4th at 3:00 PM. Judge Fernandez will be allowed six minutes and is expected to reserve two minutes for rebuttal.
Judge Shepherd is set to become Chief Judge in 2013 for two years. Judge Shepherd was elected unanimously and there will be no motions for reconsideration entertained.
2013? Wake us when it's 2012.
See You In Court.