New Judge Named for Jared Loughner Case; Federal Jurisdiction an Issue

By: Thursday January 13, 2011 1:30 pm

A new judge, from outside of Arizona, has been appointed to handle the Federal Criminal case against Jared Loughner, and he will have a substantial issue of jurisdiction on his hands when he first takes the bench on it.


Judge Roll: Conservative Committed to Rule of Law Is a Better Role Model Than Sarah Palin

By: Tuesday January 11, 2011 9:24 am

I don’t care if they find Sarah Palin’s crosshairs map in Jared Loughner’s bedroom. She didn’t cause him to do what he did. What she did do, undeniably and indisputably, was act irresponsibly in the midst of an extremely volatile situation. On the fifth straight day of violence and threats against members of Congress over the health care bill, when everyone from John Boehner on down was calling for the attacks to stop, Palin released her “crosshairs” map and tried to prove she was not a “weenie” by telling people to “reload, not retreat.”

Chief Judge John Roll Dead in AZ Shooting, Received Death Threats Over 2009 Immigration Case

By: Saturday January 8, 2011 12:52 pm

NBC is reporting that Chief Judge John Roll has also died in the shooting incident that also targeted Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in Tuscon, Arizona today.

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