shorts11-235x300So, kind of major: the three hikers arrested for supposedly crossing the border from Iraq into Iran may, in fact, have been in Iraq—not Iran. [MercuryNews]

Closer to home and alarming in its own right, a hit-and-run suspect was shot and killed by Berkeley police after a chase that climaxed in gunfire. [SF Gate]

This story’s a bit older, but we thought it worth mentioning that David Morse was totally in the right, yo. [SFBG]

And in the way of bad news gone good, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that UC Berkeley Hastings correctly deemed the Christian Legal Society unworthy of recognition on the grounds of their homophobia (pretty much). [Daily Cal]

Note: edited for accuracy

Stacy said:
Jun 29, 2010 at 3:25 pm

It was UC Hastings Law, not UC Berkeley…

“In a 5-4 vote, the court turned down an appeal by the Christian Legal Society, which had sued UC Hastings Law School in San Francisco after its petition to become a “Registered Student Organization” was denied.”

Xrumer Mods said:
Mar 21, 2012 at 9:32 pm

A quite really fascinating write-up! I’ll try to track that continues here! Thank you.