2004

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1135  Thursday, 27 May 2004

From:           Bruce W. Richman <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Wednesday, 26 May 2004 09:55:17 -0500
Subject: 15.1127 Portia Strikes Again!
Comment:        RE: SHK 15.1127 Portia Strikes Again!

Perhaps someone could suggest to Mr. Weiss, who fails to see the
relevance of the court's review of a lethal injection suit, that he read
The Merchant of Venice, a play by William Shakespeare. There he will
find striking and amusing resemblances between the petitioner's argument
and Portia's decision for dismissal of Shylock's claims against Antonio.

Bruce Richman
University of Missouri School of Medicine

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