March 2, 1985 |
A federal judge Friday dismissed a lawsuit filed by Republican Richard D. McIntyre, who contends that the House deprived him of his constitutional rights by refusing to seat him as the representative for Indiana's 8th District. U.S. District Judge June L. Green said the dispute is a political question in which the courts should not involve themselves.
December 19, 2004 |
A man in his early 20s leaned toward the Laker bench one night during last June's NBA Finals in Auburn Hills, Mich., expressing his resolute opinion of the visitors vigorously and without pause. After enduring three quarters of harsh, bellowing commentary, a reporter sitting courtside turned and stared at the fan, who shrugged and said, "Hey man, this is my job." Five months later, his Pistons and dozens of their fans hosted one of the most troubling clashes ever in American sport.