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Saturday, October 10, 2009

Today's good read

Posted By on Sat, Oct 10, 2009 at 6:10 AM

The NY Times offers a feature on a young man who entered a fraudulent bid for an oil-and-gas lease on federal lands to prevent exploration on the land. He threw a big monkey wrench in Bush administration hurry-up efforts to toss favors to the oil and gas industry as it headed for the exits. Now the young man faces a criminal trial at which he'll argue, most likely in vain, a "choice of evils" defense.

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