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No Apologies Necessary (From the President)

By Lisa M. Wayne

Well I won’t back down, no I won’t back down
you could stand me up at the gates of hell
but I won’t back down
Gonna stand my ground, won’t be turned around
and I’ll keep this world from draggin’ me down
gonna stand my ground and I won’t back down
Chorus
Hey baby, there ain’t no easy way out
hey I will stand my ground
and I won’t back down
Well I know what’s right, I got just one life
in a world that keeps on pushin’ me around
but I’ll stand my ground and I won’t back down
Hey baby there ain’t no easy way out
hey I will stand my ground
and I won’t back down
No, I won’t back down

Tom Petty (1989)

Counsel, did you ask the government for the exculpatory information before the trial started? It seems to me that if you had been organized and effectively representing your client, you would have thought about this request and not waited in ambush the day of trial. Mr. Defendant, we will now have to continue this trial because your lawyer did not get this information in advance.

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