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The Daily Memo - 9/3/07

Happy Labor Day all! Smell ya’ tomorrow….

check.jpgBob Marley’s family is planning to sue Universal Music Group and Verizon Wireless over the companies’ use of Marley’s name and likeness. (Yahoo! Music)

check.jpgThe “Shakespearean tragedy” of a lawyer who mistakenly stabbed his neighbor, thinking the guy molested his 2-year-old daughter, has come to an end — the lawyer was given a 12-year sentence for first-degree manslaughter. (CNN)

check.jpgOn Thursday, an Iowa court ruled that gay couples could marry, but only one couple managed to do so before the same judge “put his own ruling on hold” pending an appeal. (FindLaw)

check.jpgThe DOJ says it’s looking into whether Alberto Gonzales lied or misled Congress during his testimony about the domestic spy program. Uhm, shouldn’t watching the video footage pretty much take care of this investigation? (Law.com)

check.jpgThe Justice Department: “Demoralized. Discredited. Dysfunctional.” (Law.com)

check.jpgWant a detailed analysis of Leona Helmsley’s will? Of course you do. (WT&E Prof Blog)

check.jpgAnother shoplifter is ordered by a judge to brandish a sign advertising that she “stole from a local store.” (Local6)

check.jpgA woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child because she allegedly took a 12-year-old boy to two whore houses, and paid for him to get some loving. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)