Has Eric Holder finally read the Arizona Immigration Law?
Interview With Robert Morgenthau: Obama “smoking pot” if he thinks “being nice” to Iran is “going to get him anywhere” – WSJ.com
In the criminal justice system, the people of Manhattan have been represented for 35 years by New York County District Attorney Robert Morgenthau. This is his story.Mr. Morgenthau, who inspired the original D.A. character on the television program “Law and Order,” will retire on Thursday at age 90. Much of the barely fictitious drama is [...]
2009 Satellite Award Nominations – “The Stoning of Soraya M.”: Best Motion Picture, Ten Best Films of 2009
Congratulations to NRB friends….
Cyrus and Betsy Nowrasteh
2009 Satellite Award Nominations
Best Motion Picture (Drama)
The Hurt Locker
Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire
The Stoning of Soraya M.
Best Actress (Drama)
Shohreh Aghdashloo, The Stoning of Soraya M.
Emily Blunt, The Young Victoria
Abbie Cornish, Bright Star
Penélope Cruz, Broken Embraces
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Catalina Saavedra, The Maid
Best Supporting [...]
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