Stake To The Heart
Trial To Go Forward
Tick, tock, tick, tock ... it looks like DeLay will not be taking up his House leadership position again anytime soon. Texas state court judge Pat Priest (remember, the Republican DeLay demanded?) refused to toss out money laundering charges although he dismissed conspiracy charges because as that law was not yet in force, DeLay could not then break it.
Clueless quote of the day? "The court's decision to dismiss a portion of Ronnie Earle's manufactured and flawed case against Mr. DeLay underscores just how baseless and politically motivated the charges are,'' said Kevin Madden, a spokesman for DeLay.
Yeah, right. Time to try that sucker.