I'm still reading, but take a look at what Dickie Scruggs says about various aspects of the government's case that alleges he improperly influenced Judge Bobby DeLaughter. Among the items, he sa...
Mississippi AG seeks to void governor's pardons
Reuters - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said on Friday he would ask a court to overturn the majority of former Governor Haley Barbour's 222 pardons of convicts because they failed to meet constitutional requirements.
Fri Jan 13 18:20:33 UTC 2012
U.S. judge backs ATF multiple rifle sales reporting
Reuters - A U.S. judge on Friday, in a victory for the Obama administration, upheld new federal rules requiring gun dealers in four states bordering Mexico to report the sales of multiple semi-automatic rifles, despite a challenge by the gun industry.
Fri Jan 13 18:25:06 UTC 2012
Bumpy ride for California's high-speed rail effort
Reuters - California Governor Jerry Brown wants to move forward with building a statewide high-speed rail system seen costing nearly $100 billion, but lawmakers are nervous about approving bonds needed to lock in federal funds to get the project under way.
Fri Jan 13 18:41:24 UTC 2012
Apparently, Hipsters Are Taking Hints From the Amish Now
Time.com - Trendspotters, take note -- all the cool kids are dressing (and farming) like the Amish these days