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A Judge just told Andrew Breitbart to go pound sand (not sure how rude that is being a Brit, but I just like the sound of it).

Caught this story on The Brad Blog and thought a few of you might enjoy it.

Last week was a bad week to be Republican con-man Andrew Breitbart. But, really, what week isn't?

First there was his embarrassing, angry, drunken, video-taped "stop raping people" bender outside of CPAC, followed by his sober, but completely debunked, attempts to justify it all on the morning after

The debunking came in a Daily Kos diary by our very own Keith Olbermann

So here's what a Judge told Andrew today

WASHINGTON (CN) - Former U.S Department of Agriculture official Shirley Sherrod's lawsuit against right-wing blogger Andrew Breitbart survived a motion to dismiss, clearing the way for her to pursue the high-profile defamation suit she filed against him and a colleague last year.
     Sherrod Sued Breitbart and associate Larry O'Connor in February 2011, charging the two men posted a heavily editor clip of her online that led to accusations of racism and ultimately got her fired.
     Breitbert filed his motion under the D.C. Anti-SLAPP Act, which provides that if a defendant can show the claim at issue arises from an act in furtherance of the right to free speech - and if the it is also related to an issue of public concern-he can file a special motion to dismiss.
     But in a terse decision, U.S. District Judge Richard Leon tossed the motion, pointing out that the D.C. law that the motion was based on did not take affect until more than a month after Sherrod filed her defamation suit.
All I can say is "GO SHIRLEY GO"

Any Kossack legal eagles out there to tell us how much trouble "Ol Screamer" is in?

4:39 PM PT: Thanks for the tips and recs, much appreciated.

Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 1:37 AM PT: thanks to andgarden in comments, a link to the actual judgement

http://legaltimes.typepad.com/...

Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 1:40 AM PT: HaHaHa!

Look what Andrew Breitbart re tweeted...

Mysteriously Unnamed @mobygrapefan

FavoritedFavorite · Close Open Details Daily Kos: @AndrewBreitbart's Bad Week Just Got Badder http://www.dailykos.com/... via @dailykos LOVE IT !!!!

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