Request Denied

Tweet Last week I happened to be at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse, and as I often do, I like to roam around trying to get a beat on the action, or lack More »

And the award goes to

Tweet Kobe Bryant gets an Oscar for Best Animated Short, “Dear Basketball.” Bryant narrated it. Just wonderful, the blacks are rolling in Hollywood after years of being treated unfairly. So it is More »

Elvira, bank account’s on fire

Tweet John Schneider may be facing jail time if he doesn’t pay up.” One word comes to mind, BULLSHIT. I have been banging around this town, and these courts, in Los Angeles More »

Pickled pigs feet anyone?

Tweet When you are so unfortunate to jump into the world of DIVORCE, you get to meet some fascinating people. Most of the time they are people you will most likely grow More »

Pat, I’d Like to Buy a Judge

Tweet Over our many years, with the help of Rose and Ken, DESPERATEEXES.com has been on the cutting edge of news in the world of DIVORCE. And as I have mentioned too More »

 

THE CALIFORNIA STATE DUMB BAR EXAM

Tweet Well, it was just a matter of time. As they say, “the squeaky wheel gets the oil,” and this might just be a case in point. The California State BAR exam has been known to be one of the

Happy Showers to You

Tweet Another one of my favorite places to visit is Department 43 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse located in downtown Los Angeles, possibly the DIVORCE capital of the modern world, the Honorable Judge Amy Pellman presiding. Judge Pellman has been

Hanging at the Stanley

Tweet Well as strange as it may seem it is never really boring hanging out at the Stanley Mosk if you find the interaction between people in “need” (whether they know it or not) and The Courts. For almost 40

Liar Liar Pants on Fire

Tweet Last week I testified before the Honorable Bruce G. Iwasaki. He could not have been more pleasant. I have always enjoyed sitting in his courtroom and watching him dish out justice, except for the day he threw me out

The Gun Fighter

Tweet Several months ago I was roaming the halls of the Mosk and I ran into an old friend, Ron Rale. It is always a delight for me when I run into Ron Rale, the former “hatchet man” of Trope

Birthday Blanket

Tweet Well, it happened. I am now 65 years old, and it was one of the worst days of my life. “Happy Birthday?” Phooey! The Beatles did a song titled “When I’m 64.” They did not do 65 as there

Judge Dillon

Tweet Everyone knows that DESPERATEEXES.com is a point of contact for lightning strikes and for too many years to count a hobby for a guy who tries to be fair and even handed in his coverage of the day’s events