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I thought that was called capitalism

Bizarre statement in a marijuana case, from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert:

“He profited from his greed, at the expense of others. He deserves the life sentence.”

And Gretchen, he didn’t profit off me — if he had, I’d have at least gotten some pot out of the deal. Much better than that financial screwing we’re […]

ASA lawsuit

I finally got a chance to read the ASA lawsuit filing (large pdf file) in U.S. Circuit Court resulting from its years of following through with a Data Quality Act challenge against the Department of Health and Human Services. They do a nice job recapping the years of delay and illegal non-responsiveness on the part […]

NM Governor Richardson pushes for medical marijuana

Via TalkLeft comes this delightful quote from Bill Richardson:

“I’m urging very quick, strong action on predatory lending. I want that cockfighting bill, I want medical marijuana, I want my tax cuts.”

When it comes to predatory lending and cockfighting, I’m not sure if he’s fer it or agin it, nor do I care. I […]