Another Monday…   Even though there is no word to describe just how bad Mondays really are, I first heard this song in a scene from┬áThe West Wing (likely my favorite TV show of all time) in an episode called "20 Hours in America." It's worth the three and a half minutes to give a little … Continue reading Another Monday…


Nurre v. Whitehead, cert denied.

Today, the Supreme Court denied certiorari in Nurre v. Whitehead, a 9th Circuit case I wrote about here. That case held that a school orchestra was prohibited from challenging a school administrator's censorship of certain songs at graduation. The students had chosen to play Biebl's Ave Maria. The school district, however, thought that the instrumental … Continue reading Nurre v. Whitehead, cert denied.