And, smoke one for . . .
Actor Pernell Roberts, who played the eldest Cartwright brother in TV's
"Bonanza," died at his Malibu, California, home Sunday at 81, his lawyer
Younger TV viewers may remember Roberts from the lead role in "Trapper John,
M.D.," a medical drama that aired on CBS for seven years, ending in 1986.
Roberts, a native of Waycross, Georgia, spent much of his adult life
"pursuing his dream of equality for all," according to a family statement
released by his lawyer, Richard Stone.
- Re: "Sodomy and insider trading" (NBC)
... Charity proved the decisive factor during the four hours that jurors weighed the fate of Ted H. Roberts. ... The 50-year-old was convicted of stealing from two of the men after telling them their payments totaling $100,000 would go to charity. ... At the same time, jurors acquitted the civil lawyer on charges involving a third man, who said he didn't care where his $10,000 went, and a fourth figure, who knew his payments would help Roberts recoup personal expenses. ... We're going to do everything we can to overturn this," Mike McCrum, the lead defense lawyer, announced as his client ambled slowly alone down an empty courthouse corridor. ...
- "Sodomy and insider trading" (NBC)
... "The documents declared that Roberts was considering suing his wife and her ... Charity proved the decisive factor during the four hours that jurors weighed ... overturn this," Mike McCrum, the lead defense lawyer, announced as his client ...
- Re: OT: Political
... say is I think I'm a pretty good lawyer, and I think my clients would ... Republicans above I could support without reservation. ... Roberts, so I don't think I fit into that "zealot" category (at least I ...
- Re: OT Bush Nominates Roberts as Chief Justice
... > It is rumored that Roberts, in his younger years, once went camping in ... I can understand a newbie not putting OT on an obvious OT subject, ...
- Re: Ping Jen Foxy at work
... If only I was 50 years younger <LOL> ... Seriously though Roberts keeps saying to Steven he should get a job on the yachts, but Steven is a land lover I am afraid. ...