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Saturday, August 18, 2007

Wilmington Blue Rocks 9, Lynchburg Hillcats 8: My son and I tonight both attended our first ever Class A-advanced Carolina League game, as the home team Blue Rocks won in walk-off fashion in the bottom of the 9th on Judy Johnson bobblehead doll night. We had great seats, just two rows from the field in section 11. You can view the box score at this link, while the game log is here.
Posted at 10:35 PM by Howard Bashman

"Secret Court Asks For White House View on Inquiry; ACLU Seeking Rulings Issued On Warrantless Wiretapping": The Washington Post contains this article today.

The New York Times reports today that "Court Weighs Making Public Rulings on U.S. Wiretapping."

The Baltimore Sun reports that "Spy court acts on request by the ACLU; Administration told to respond on wiretap rulings."

And at "SCOTUSblog," Lyle Denniston has a post titled "Secret court seeks briefing on wiretap orders."

You can view the court's order at this link.
Posted at 03:25 PM by Howard Bashman

"Concern Over Wider Spying Under New Law": This article will appear Sunday in The New York Times.
Posted at 03:20 PM by Howard Bashman

Available online from Tony Mauro reports that "Issue of 'Strategic Recusals' Arises in Key Supreme Court Case."

In other news, "Pa. Supreme Court Suspends Indicted Judge."

Marcia Coyle reports that "Federal Circuit Denies Appeal by Attorney 'Wronged' in Court." My earlier coverage of last Monday's ruling appears at this link.

An article reports that "11th Circuit Applies Supreme Court High-Speed Chase Ruling." You can access last Tuesday's ruling at this link.

And the new installment of my "On Appeal" column is headlined "You Call That a Notice of Appeal?"
Posted at 09:52 AM by Howard Bashman

"Padilla Case Offers a New Model of Terrorism Trial": Adam Liptak has this news analysis today in The New York Times.
Posted at 09:44 AM by Howard Bashman

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