Monday, September 22nd, 2008
The BBC somewhat surprisingly publishes the answer to the continuing tragedy of the commons that is the world’s fisheries: property rights!
Friend o’ the Agitator, former guest-blogger, and proprietor of the Crispy on the Outside food blog Baylen Linnekin will be guest-blogging at Overlawyered this week. Check him out.
Mississippi death row inmate and Hayne outrage Jeffrey Havard has exhausted his state appeals, and will now seek relief from the federal courts. I’ve written about Havard’s case here. Havard deserves a new trial. Executing him before he gets one would be a travesty.
Hip evangelicals get jiggy with it.
Virginian-Pilot columnist Kerry Dougherty seems to have changed her tune a bit since the last time she wrote about the Ryan Frederick case. When even the local law-and-order columnist starts to turn on the case, I think it means special prosecutor Paul Ebert has a problem on his hands.
Another case of puppycide, as a police officer in Mount Olive, North Carolina slaughters a
vicious friendly yellow lab.