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Brutal Benchslap Tags DOJ Prosecutors As ‘Pretentious’ And ‘Inept’

Cranky judge rips federal prosecutors for "ineptitude" in his courtroom. Read more »
52 Comments / / Feb 9, 2016 at 3:57 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 02.19.10

    * System for bail = EPIC FAIL. [Beacon Broadside] * A review of the new blog: The Life of a Law School Wife. Enjoy the blog now. When it becomes The Life of a Biglaw Wife, it will be more depressing. [Legal Blog Watch] * Do not mess with old white dudes — and we’re […]

    21 Comments / / Feb 19, 2010 at 7:35 PM
  • Uncategorized

    The Austin Suicide Pilot: Legal Linkages

    * System for bail = EPIC FAIL. [Beacon Broadside] * A review of the new blog: The Life of a Law School Wife. Enjoy the blog now. When it becomes The Life of a Biglaw Wife, it will be more depressing. [Legal Blog Watch] * Do not mess with old white dudes — and we’re […]

    58 Comments / / Feb 19, 2010 at 4:38 PM
  • Lawsuit of the Day

    The Pennsylvania School Spycam Story Grows More Complicated

    Yesterday, we reported on the lawsuit filed by Pennsylvania high schooler Blake Robbins against his school for invasion of privacy. Robbins was one of 1,800 students given a laptop for home use by the Lower Merion School District. When Robbins was punished by a vice principal at Harriton High School for “improper behavior at home,” […]

    41 Comments / / Feb 19, 2010 at 2:18 PM
  • Barack Obama

    Barack Obama: Yes, He Can — Nominate Himself to the Supreme Court?

    Justice Barack Hussein Obama? No, that’s not a joke. Professor Jeffrey Rosen makes a serious case for President Obama to become Justice Obama, in the Washington Post: Though Obama has struggled to find his footing in the White House, his education, temperament and experience make him ideally suited to lead the liberal wing of the […]

    101 Comments / / Feb 19, 2010 at 12:42 PM
  • Cars

    ‘Why Chase Ambulances If You Can Bring Them To You?’

    If you’re a terrible driver, you’re in the right profession. According to Insurance.com, “Judge / Attorney” is the most dangerous driver by profession. From the Columbus Dispatch: Legal eagles — both attorneys and judges — top the list of the most dangerous drivers, according to a study by Insurance.com, an online independent insurance agency in […]

    24 Comments / / Feb 19, 2010 at 12:02 PM