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The Daily Memo - 10/23/07

check.jpg“Theft charges filed against man who cut his own tongue” out. (WSFA)

check.jpgSupreme Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says that even if Roe v. Wade were to be overturned someday, she thinks abortion would always be available to “women of means,” so the real impact would be a “devastating [one] on poor women.” (FindLaw)

check.jpgIn Australia, “a business man went on a $15 million spree, showering his mistress with first class travel, jewelery and designer clothes to stop his wife getting the family wealth.” The Court wasn’t impressed. (The Daily Telegraph)

check.jpgA NYC lesbian has filed a gender-discrimination lawsuit because she was thrown out of a ladies room for looking too manly. (The Raw Story)

check.jpgA scumbum former lawyer serving a 26-year sentence for sexual abuse of a 6-year-old boy will get to see a piece of his case argued in front of the Supremes (the issue involves the use, at trial, of a videotape of the 6-year-old boy’s testimony). (The Star Tribune)

check.jpgCould a confirmation of Michael Mukasey as the next AG be a worse thing than many think? (Slate)