Cold!

We moved to Baltimore one year ago this weeekend. That weekend, October 31, 2004, it was 85 degrees out. Today, it is 45 and raining. Not much different from where we left. I guess we got screwed, eh? Today, I get sworn into the Federal District Court for my new home...

The truth hurts and other ramblings

I went to the jail today to see a few clients, all of them in federal custody. The news I had to give was not good – for any of them. Client one – I have over one thousand pages of discovery. None of it directly implicates you. But, that is the beauty of a...

Peace and my last post

This is a holy month for us Muslims, towel heads, whatever you want to call us. It’s the month of Ramadan, which most people only think of as a time when we muslims starve ourselves from dawn until dusk. I guess you could think of it that way, but its more than...

And rebuttal too

And yesterday I did the rebuttal argument for the suppression motion. Again, last minute, no warning. We don’t get a decision until mid-November. Today I clean up my office, tidy up some stuff, finish off a Federal Habe, and go to the jail to visit some federal...

First time on stage.

So, had to get my court legs back yesterday – for the first time in over a year I had to actually examine someone in court. I was a bit shaky at first, but eventually gathered a full head of steam and after several minutes had that fantastic out of body, yeah, I...