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Saturday, November 1, 2008

“Justices Greet Diva: It’s Ardor in the Court .” The New York Times today contains an article that begins, “Justice Antonin Scalia has a reputation as an intimidating jurist who poses withering questions during arguments before the Supreme Court. But on Friday afternoon, when the soprano Leontyne Price entered the West Conference Room at the Court to attend an honorary luncheon hosted by the National Endowment for the Arts, Justice Scalia, an avid opera fan, visibly melted.”

Posted at 11:54 PM by Howard Bashman

“Justices Might Take DNA Evidence Case; Convict Seeks New Tests That He Thinks Could Exonerate Him in Homicide”: Jerry Markon will have this article Sunday in The Washington Post.

Posted at 11:45 PM by Howard Bashman

“Judge Allen ethics drama ready for showdown as Florida Supreme Court sets date to hear arguments”: Yesterday’s edition of The Tallahassee Democrat contained an article that begins, “The Florida Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the ethics case of 1st District Court of Appeal Judge Michael E. Allen. The decision sets a Dec. 2 showdown in a drama that’s gone on for four years at Tallahassee’s 1st DCA.”

Posted at 10:00 AM by Howard Bashman