Monday, March 08, 2004
AY CARAMBA! FAKE DEAR ABBY LETTER MIRRORS SIMPSON EPISODE
Dear Abby surely yelled, "D'oh!" after replying to hoax letter inspired by The Simpsons
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SUPREME COURT: RULES ON CONFRONTATION CLAUSE
Justice Antonin Scalia says Defendant must be able to cross-examine witness for out-of-court statements
According to Reuters, Scalia said, "the Constitution did not allow such evidence to be admitted against the accused unless the witness was unavailable and the defendant had a prior chance for cross-examination."
Here is the Crawford v. Washington Opinion
IN HIS OWN WORDS: JOHN KERRY HAD PRAISE FOR YASSER ARAFAT
Kerry called Arafat a "statesman" and "role model" in his 1997 book, "The New War"
Deborah Orin of the New York Post also highlights Kerry's flip-flops on Israel's security fence. In July 2003, he called the fence "provocative" but last week said it is "necessary to the security of Israel."