Thursday, February 23, 2006

The Wall Street Journal On Oregon's 37

One thing I've noticed in the media is that there are errors in just about every story that I know something about. See if you think there's one in this:
OpinionJournal - Featured Article

5 Comments:

At 9:44 AM, Anonymous Daoud said...

Wisconsin is part of Canada.

 
At 9:50 AM, Blogger Bill McDonald said...

Close, but actually it has to do with a lower court deciding it one way, and the Surpeme Court of Oregon
overturning that decision, rather than two trips to the same court.

 
At 10:23 AM, Blogger rickyragg said...

beel,

de articul refurs to de Surpremes' invalidation of Measure 7, the forerunner of M37.

M7, passed in Nov. 2000, was ruled unconstitutional by Marion County Circuit Court Judge Paul Lipscomb in Feb. 2001.

His ruling was upheld by the OSC in Oct. 2002.

 
At 11:07 AM, Blogger Bill McDonald said...

I just figured that out reading the Oregonian just now.
I was caught up in the lower court decision.

 
At 11:29 AM, Blogger rickyragg said...

Reading the O to figure anything out is a risky proposition, Bill.

Just say nO.

 

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