KingCast note: This will be sent to Defendants later today after a final review and a rip around the block on the 650R. I love winter riding, it's a hoot except you can't lean too far or too hard 'cos you got bricks for tyres :)There comes a time in every lawyer's life when they realize that they are in over their heads, yet they stay steadfast and often even dig in their heels.
We've all done it, but I'm going to be the bigger lawyer in this instance and lead the way toward an enlightened future. Wherefore I am going to dismiss my claim of False Arrest because it is too attenuated to argue that I was arrested because I was not free to remain on the premises, even though I was detained for several moments. If I see any other claims that are too attenuated I will excise them accordingly.Meanwhile you have your responsibilities in this regard as well, and that means taking an honest look at your Motions to Dismiss on the Free Press and Race claims. You need to realize that you can't file a Motion to Dismiss to shirk your Discovery obligations when there is Good Law from another Federal Jurisdiction covering the subject matter, as the existence of such law in and of itself gets me past a Motion to Dismiss and into the realm of Summary Judgment and/or Trial on the merits. I know for fact that you all read this blog so you were charged with Constructive Notice of these cases already, but I am now placing you on Actual Notice of two cases in particular:
1. NAACP v. Thompson, 648 F.Supp. 195 D.Md.,1986
2. Williams v. Le Crewe De Spaniards, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 4852
....and of the entire journal entry of 3 December, 2010 entitled: