Hold Up, Wait a Minute

Just gotta get something off my chest real quick. Or two things actually. I’ve been deliberately mum on Michael Brown & Darren Wilson, becaaauuuuse (drumroll please) …. (Eh hem, is this thing on? Y’all hearin’ me okay?) …. We … do … not … have … all ……

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Murder One and Dunn

I’m good with this. I’m good — both as a lawyer who fears the “slippery slope” and as an aunt whose nine nephews will likely at some point or another play loud music and be obnoxious teenagers. I gueessss I can maaaaybe somewhat understand the original jury’s…

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And Speaking of Thugs…

Hey folks!  Sorry for my brief hiatus.  My mom’s arthritis flared up in her neck of all places, so I’ve been occupied with amateur nursing duties.  I’m pleased to report that she’s officially back to her usual trouble-making self, thank…

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The Zimmerman Conundrum … Part 2

We self-defenders are expected to behave like reasonable people.  The Founders entrusted us to wield enormous power — indeed, the power to inflict death — in exchange for our commitment to be honorable stewards of that power (unlike the King).  That’s all well and good, but…

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