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Entries from August 2005

In Other Words…

August 31st, 2005 · No Comments

I decided to add another category of blog articles. Hopefully, I’ll be spending more time on this category, since straightforward constitutional writing is now a moot exercise. We start off with this: Judge Gross, whose cellular telephone was later monitored by a court-ordered wiretap, and Mr. Gruttadauria had known each other for several years, and […]

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Tags: In Other Words

You Are Not His Friend

August 29th, 2005 · No Comments

Gasoline prices continue to rise. They hover around three dollars per gallon in Fresno now. We overthrew the government of another country — first because they had weapons of mass destruction. When it was discovered they didn’t have weapons of mass destruction, then it was because of the war on terrorism. Only, if you actually […]

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Tags: The War President

Whither Unspun™? Who Cares?

August 26th, 2005 · No Comments

In case anyone has wondered why this blog hasn’t seen any activity lately, it’s really a couple of things. I’ve said, “To hell with the rest of you” and I’ve decided to become a Republican. From now on, I will only look out for myself. I will make a lot of money (I’m told that […]

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Tags: Blogs & Blogging

Rare Success

August 11th, 2005 · No Comments

Anyone who works in criminal defense knows that “success” is a rare thing. For one thing — contrary to what most citizens seem to believe — the decks are stacked against the defendant. A recent article — I apologize that right now I cannot remember exactly where I read it — in one of the […]

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Tags: Personal Life

Taking Large BB-sized Bites Out of Crime

August 8th, 2005 · No Comments

According to the Fresno Bee, what’s required to get law enforcement agencies to do their jobs these days is lots of media attention. Someone apparently shot a BB gun at a photographer who was staking out Britney Spears this past weekend. Though the shooting “doesn’t even rise to the level of assault with a deadly […]

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Tags: Law and Legal Issues

One Of These Days…

August 3rd, 2005 · 2 Comments

One of these days, I’m going to get myself organized (again). Seems like lately, there’s not enough time to get everything done. And the funniest thing is that the more I think about that and try to work on it, the worse it gets. Even blogging — as a few people have noticed — is […]

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Tags: Personal Life