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How Do We Justify Indicting Roger Clemens For Lying But Not Indicting Those Persons Who Authorized and Directed Torture?

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Isn't it ironic that Roger Clemons is indicted for lying to Congress about steroid use, while those who authorized and directed the use of torture remain uncharged and unpunished?

A Nation of Liars: Caught Up in a Tangled Web

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

The behavior we so deplore in others is often just a reflection of what we've allowed in ourselves. Maybe if we want to stop being lied to, we need to first stop lying to ourselves.

Perjury Should Be Punished -- Always

Diane Dimond | Posted 09.28.2011 | Crime
Diane Dimond

Let's talk about perjury -- a person taking an oath to tell the truth and then lying through their teeth. Perjury is illegal and one can be both fined...

Will Roger Clemens Go To Trial Again?

AP | By NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 09.24.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Baseball star Roger Clemens' battle against perjury charges likely is far from over and probably will be the subject of a second trial, ...

The Parties to the NFL Negotiations Have Run Out the Clock

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 09.24.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

The NFL owners and the NFL Players Association have finally decided to play "Let's Make a Deal!" Unlike the dangerous federal budget default negotiations, there was no ideology involved in this dispute, just plain old money.

Roger Clemens and Casey Anthony: A Strange Connection

Stanley H. Teitelbaum | Posted 09.19.2011 | Crime
Stanley H. Teitelbaum

Two of the biggest news stories this month have been the trials of Casey Anthony and Roger Clemens. What do "the most hated woman in America" and the beloved sports icon have in common? Roger Clemens and Casey Anthony are traveling on parallel pathways.

Floyd Landis Alleges Lance Armstrong Drug Use

Graham Bensinger | Posted 09.19.2011 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

2011-07-20-landis.jpgThe 2006 Tour de France winner, Floyd Landis, tells me about the doping scandal that ruined his career and delves into the alleged drug use by his former teammate, Lance Armstrong.

The Dumb Luck of Roger Clemens

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 09.19.2011 | Sports
Alan Dershowitz

Roger Clemens is one lucky man. He's not particularly smart, and neither apparently is his lawyer.

Can Roger Clemens Be Tried Twice?

Lyle Denniston | Posted 09.18.2011 | Sports
Lyle Denniston

Protection against double jeopardy begins the moment that a jury is chosen and sworn in. The key question in the case of Roger Clemens is when the protection stops. And the answer is: It depends.

Twitter Universe Reacts To Roger Clemens Mistrial

Posted 09.13.2011 | Sports

U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton declared a mistrial in Roger Clemens' perjury case on Thursday over inadmissible evidence shown to jurors. The j...

BREAKING: Judge Declares Mistrial In Clemens Case

AP | By JESSE J. HOLLAND and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 09.13.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- The judge declared a mistrial Thursday in baseball star Roger Clemens' perjury trial after prosecutors showed jurors evidence the judge ...

Clemens Trial Begins

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.05.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Roger Clemens, one of the most imposing and accomplished pitchers in baseball history, is going on trial Wednesday to fight allegations ...

Key Figures In The Roger Clemens Trial

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 09.04.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Some of the key figures expected at Roger Clemens' trial, scheduled to begin Wednesday, on charges he lied about using steroids and huma...

Why Barry Bonds and Not Mortgage Brokers and Bankers?

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 06.19.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Athletes and hopefully children have received the message regarding the dangers and consequences of using steroids. Isn't it time for the mortgage lenders, brokers and bankers to learn their lesson?

Clemens' Trial Next: Lance Armstrong On Deck?

AP | By EDDIE PELLS | Posted 06.14.2011 | Sports

-- Federal prosecutors got their conviction on Barry Bonds. Now on deck: Roger Clemens and, maybe, Lance Armstrong. The government's hazy victory in...

Roger Clemens, Mike Piazza Bury The Hatchet

Sporting News | Staff Report | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

In an interview on ESPN Radio, Mike Piazza and Roger Clemens discussed the thrown bat incident from Game 2 of the 2000 World Series between the Mets a...

Catch Up With Matt Nokes: Former Yankee talks baseball, impressions, and planes

Thrillist | Posted 05.31.2011 | New York

With opening day upon us, Thrillist sat down with former Yank and current hitting consultant Matt Nokes, a man whose accomplishments include catchin...

Clemens Looking Forward To Trial

AP | CHRIS DUNCAN | Posted 05.30.2011 | Sports

HUMBLE, Texas — Roger Clemens says he's eager to defend himself in federal court this summer. The seven-time Cy Young winner says prosecutors h...

Apple, Gabrielle Giffords, Toyota: When Good Stories Go Bad

Peter Guber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Guber

Sometimes you have to confront bad news head on. Recently, these folks and brands have been victims, many self-inflicted, of good stories gone bad.

The "Goats" in Pro Sports Deserve Better

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Astor

There are villains in sports, but they're not the people who unintentionally cost their team an important game.

Columnist: Roger Clemens A Self-Inflicted Disaster

MLB FanHouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

It's sad to see a man torch his own image. With all due disrespect to Favre, Woods, Michael Vick, John Edwards and British Petroleum, nobody has ruine...

Roger Clemens Trial Delayed 3 Months

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — A judge on Wednesday postponed the trial of baseball star Roger Clemens for three months until July so his attorneys can review the...

Roger Clemens Doubles Down

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Seven-time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of lying to Congress about whether he used steroids o...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Yankees and Rays didn't exactly duke it out to see who would win the AL East. They basically played a game of "lets not tax ourselves too much" as they limped to the finish line.

Hank Aaron Discusses Barry Bonds

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Hank Aaron says he's saddened by news involving Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds, both facing trial next spring and accused of lying abo...