Archive for May, 2009

Originally published in two parts at Dreamwidth. Instead, I’ll be catching up on Troy Anthony Davis’s freestanding innocence claim, which has just been filed as a plea for original writ in SCOTUS. IIRC, SCOTUS has not granted an original writ of habeas corpus since 1925. (EDIT: in re Grossman, 267 U.S. 87 (1925). My memory […]


CALLED IT, as soon as I realized he hadn’t picked clerks halfway through April. He was always last to pick, but April is too long to wait even for him. (I have the jealous. He’s going home to a cabin in New Hampshire with no Intertubes or telephones and where people leave him the fuck […]