He presided over the trial of Turner, a 19-year-old Stanford student who was lying on top of his unconscious victim after midnight in January 2015 when two graduate students riding their bicycles saw him, called out, and chased and caught him when he tried to run away. Turner, who had also been drinking, told police the encounter had been consensual, but the woman denied it, and a jury convicted him of three felonies. … [Read more...] about Fate of Judge Persky, symbol within #MeToo movement, heads to voters
There hasn't been a lot for the members of the legislature to do, because so much is with the governor through emergency powers, and so the individual members really haven't had that much of an input right now. What I have been doing is to get ready for the next session, because the bigger issues that I'm going to be dealing with is with the budget. … [Read more...] about SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Gary Gates integrates family issues into legislation, urges mask wearing
They’ll need more. They’ll probably need to be even better. Leonard is 16-5 (.762) in Game 3s over his career. He’s 7-2 (.778) when coming off a Game 2 defeat. The last time Kawhi was held to only four field goals in a postseason tilt, Game 2 of a 2016 series against Memphis, Leonard went loco in Game 3: 32 points, seven boards, five blocks, and six treys. … [Read more...] about Keeler: Denver’s now a No Kawhi Zone. And Jerami Grant, Gary Harris just handed Nuggets a Game 3 lifeline.
"In light of current circumstances," longtime head judge Len Goodman "will be unable to judge this season live in the ballroom, though he will still be a part of the show in a different capacity sharing his ballroom expertise from London," according to ABC. … [Read more...] about Derek Hough replacing Len Goodman as judge on ‘Dancing With the Stars’
“I’ve seen him on his sanity walks because I’m on my sanity bike rides,” Malone said. “You can keep sanity in a lot of different ways. It’s what your favorite activity is. I’m not much of a walker. Walking is okay, but I like the biking. So I do my sanity laps around the bubble.” … [Read more...] about Nuggets coach Michael Malone: After Game 2, stop “hating” on Gary Harris