On a day when I happen to need reinsurance of the heart & soul, CLS posted this link on the All Board. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lp0IWv8Q…
With 20 million plus You Tube views, chances are you’ve seen Susan Boyle sing I dreamed a Dream.
In that case, I recommend the thought provoking post Two reasons Susan Boyle means so much to us before you list to her sing, Cry Me a River, courtesy of Scotland’s Daily Record. h/t and back to you, CLS
No matter how much we mock those we consider beneath us, it’s much more satisfying to be reminded that everyone has dignity. That’s because when we laugh at someone for being a freak, we’re laughing out of fear. We’re laughing because we want to prove that we are not like that loser over there. If we can shame the people who don’t belong, then we can prove that we do.
We may have to call this the weekend edition – but not for lack of news.
My “to do” list for SLABBED is full and as I can find time, I’ll be posting on and off all weekend. One big item is adding the lastest filings in USA v Delaughter and a post explaining what these documents suggest about the direction of the case. Another is an update on Road Home litigation and the implications that has for the insurance industry and Katrina litigation.
We do have an update from the Clarion Ledger on Attorney General Hood’s entry in the case the State Auditor filed against former attorney Joey Langston over the MCI legal fees.
State Attorney General Jim Hood will file a motion for summary judgment within 10 days asking Circuit Judge Winston Kidd to rule against state Auditor Stacey Pickering in the case. Pickering will then have 10 days to respond.
As suspected and mentioned in the SLABBED Daily, Hood’s entry is related to the Constitutional issue of the Attorney General’s sole power to file lawsuits on behalf of the State.
Because this is a State court case, access to court documents is difficult to impossible – a limitation that also applies to Wilson v Scruggs. The Clarion Ledger has the latest on that story as well. Continue reading “SLABBED Daily – April 18”