- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 27, 2010

IRVING, TEXAS (AP) - It appears than even impartial judges in Texas are Rangers fans.

A Dallas attorney pleaded with a judge to postpone a pretrial hearing Wednesday in Irving, a Dallas suburb, so he could attend Game 1 of the World Series in San Francisco.

In an emergency motion, Darrell Cook says he has “very important baseball matters to attend to” and a postponement would ensure that “justice may be done.” He explains in a footnote that justice would be Rangers pitcher Cliff Lee mowing down the San Francisco Giants’ lineup.

A judge apparently agreed. Cook’s request was granted after prosecutors gave no objection.

Cook is representing an apartment complex accused of violating an ordinance concerning crime reduction.

LOAD COMMENTS ()

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide