In the movie, "Better Off Dead," with John Cusack, there is this sub-plot of the local newspaper delivery boy stalking Cusack to get his $2. Some people will go to great lengths to get their $2 in real life as well.
In an interesting twist, the Arkansas Supreme Court today amended Ark. Sup. Ct. Rule 5-2 and will now allow all cases to be cited, doing away with the distinction between published and unpublished opinions.
The death penalty makes me nervous. It makes me nervous because there is always a chance the wrong person is being executed.
I was reading about the "Arkansas Cradle to Prison Pipeline Summit," which will be held April 30.
Here is an interesting case - Henry Mills v. Henry Mills. The younger Mr. Mills sued his father for the child support he never paid while he was still a child.
I have written hundreds of appeals and I always try to avoid "flying off the handle" or being excessively flowery.
A Jonesboro attorney was fined $2,500 and suspended for 3 months for trying to coerce a client to have sex with him. I thought people normally went to jail for that....
The day before the Academy Awards, I was fortunate enough to see "Milk" with my intreped companion.
While I'm not one of those to say that because we now have a black president - there is no need for a civil rights movement - I do agree that the civil rights movement has lost its way.
I think Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich's choice to replace Barack Obama as Illinois senator is a fine man. It's not his fault that Gov. Blagojevich allegedly tried to sell the senate seat to the highest bidder.
After eight years of the disasterous economic policies of George Bush - we have a great gift - new leadership, new ideas, and no national elections for some times.
Good luck. It looks like they need about 3,300 people. Unfortunately, 300,000 have applied. Of course, someone has to get hired right?