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A Restraining Order Plot Twist That Fans of Novelist Gillian Flynn Will Appreciate

The previous post concerned the interpersonal and legal travails of a blogger who brought her story to my attention last week.

Jenny has twice been served (this month) with restraining orders alleging “ 281 more words

Restraining Order Abuse

Disclosure Double Standard

Although I find Donald Trump to be a complete twat, I find it interesting how his court proceedings are deemed important for public consumption given his current standing as presumptive Republican nominee, whereas, Hillary Clinton’s judge felt the public didn’t have a right to the contents of the depositions in the investigation of her behavior while employed by the public while she’s currently applying for the job of representing all of the people of America. 78 more words

Trump in San Diego - Media coverage chokes - and Bryan Pease

Well, at least this time, it was media and not San Diego Police – doing the choking.

Although opposite all reporting – there were injuries. 425 more words

Media

A Needed Reminder *Open Thread*

It is hard to even fathom what is occurring at the Department of Justice at the Direction of the Attorney General of the United States. Well, I guess not quite as much now after 7 years of Obama in the White House and his two choices for Top Law Enforcer of the USA. 871 more words

The Constitution

There was a protest in Los Angeles against Donald Trump today. Lots of conservatives lost their shit over it.

Here is what I want to know: 244 more words

Angry Rant

Gawker's Nick Denton to billionaire Peter Thiel: Let's take it outside (of court)

Tech investor, billionaire and Donald Trump-backer Peter Thiel has been locked in a legal battle by proxy with Gawker Media that amounts to a First Amendment test which could potentially put Gawker out of business. 860 more words

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