- Newsmaker: New Hearing for Mumia Abu-Jamal - America's most famous death-row inmate will get a new sentencing hearing. Convicted of killing a Philadelphia policeman, Mumia Abu-Jamal was sentenced to death in 1982. Shannon Duffy, who covers the federal courts in Philadelphia for American Lawyer Media, explains the 272-page decision that spares the life of Abu-Jamal and promises to reverberate through scores of other appeals cases.
- Reporter's Notebook: Countdown to the Euro - From Finland's Arctic tundra to the sun-bleached Island of Crete, three hundred million people in 12 countries of Europe are about to get 650 billion units of new money. T.R. Reid, London Bureau Chief for The Washington Post, is following the biggest currency exchange in world history, the introduction of the Euro.
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