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WCF Update -- Fischer pardon? by [email protected]
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE World Chess Federation, Inc Las Vegas, Nevada In a letter dated September 14, 2009, the United States Government has advised WCF that there is no need for US president to issue any pardon regarding Bobby Fischer. WCF 'The World Chess Champion' Stan Vaughan was advised that under the constitution only US federal convictions may be pardoned by the President,...
September 26th 09 11:13 PM
by Mike Murray Go to last post
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Mediation Has Ended by MrVidmar
The mediator has filed notice with the court that mediation has ended unsuccessfully and that no more mediation is contemplated.
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September 26th 09 09:11 PM
by samsloan Go to last post
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home permit by NONE
You can't find insurance on site built housing. September, 2009 Dear Mr. Roberts: This letter shall serve as approval of your new single wide mobile home for a homestead at 19308 France Silva Avenue, El Paso, Texas 79938 in Hudspeth County. You do not need a formal permit. There is no fee.
September 26th 09 07:39 PM
by NONE Go to last post
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Motion to Take Polgar Deposition by MrVidmar
DEFENDANTSí MOTION FOR LEAVE TO TAKE ORAL DEPOSITION AND BRIEF IN SUPPORT TO THE HONORABLE UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE: THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CHESS FEDERATION, INC.; BILL GOICHBERG, JIM BERRY, RANDY BAUER, AND RANDALL HOUGH, ALL INDIVIDUALLY AND IN THEIR REPRESENTATIVE CAPACITIES AS MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CHESS FEDERATION; AND BILL HALL,...
September 25th 09 11:35 PM
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Genteel bigotry tolerated in the USCF Forums by Taylor Kingston[_2_]
On Sep 15, 11:04*am, Mike Murray wrote: Then, a Southern gent posting as "nocab" gave us his take on women in tournament chess: "I do not, and never have, liked playing against a woman at anything SERIOUS, and I take have taken chess seriously .... Next you will tell me the South could have won the War Between the States if we had put our women into...
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September 25th 09 05:46 AM
by None Go to last post
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Polgar's Ace In The HOle: The USCF MURDER PLOT by [email protected]
The quoted email was authenticated by the complaint USCF filed, and by its own discovery. They were part of the "stolent e-mails listed in the complaint.
September 25th 09 02:57 AM
by Matt Nemmers Go to last post
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Ken Whyld Assn. Meeting in San Francisco by [email protected]
Friday October 9 Opening Reception and Consultation Game 5pm-7pm Dinner afterwards Saturday October 10 9:30 -10:30 Tour of Mechanic' Chess Club and Library by IM John Donaldson 10:30-11:30 Opening of KWA meeting
September 25th 09 02:54 AM
by Matt Nemmers Go to last post
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Amended Deposition Notice and Subpoena To Paul Truong by The Historian[_2_]
On Sep 21, 5:51*pm, MrVidmar wrote: AMENDED NOTICE OF DEPOSITION OF PAUL TRUONG WITH SUBPOENA DUCES TECUM (Snip) 51. Please produce all communications from January 1, 2007, to the present between you and Joel Charming. 52. Please produce all communications from January 1, 2007, to the present between you and one or more of the following people: Zack
September 24th 09 04:43 AM
by None Go to last post
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John Littlewood by Offramp
On 21 Sep, 22:22, " wrote: Littlewood-Botvinnik, Hastings 1961/2 is game 93 annotated by GM Larry Evans, who notes: "White launches a blitz attack against his renowned opponent which narrowly fails due to a very fine saving clause. As Botvinnik remarked at the time, it seemed that White had a 50-50 chance of success." I think MB was being polite.
September 22nd 09 08:29 AM
by Offramp Go to last post
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Polgar Letter to Judge Patel and USCF Response by MrVidmar
Polgar Letter: VIA ELECTRONIC FILING Hon. Marilyn Hall Patel United States District Court, Northern District of California 450 Golden Gate Avenue Courtroom 15, 18th Floor San Francisco, CA 94102 United States of America Chess Federation v. Susan Polgar USDC, Northern District of California Court Case No. 3:08-cv-05126-MHP
September 22nd 09 04:11 AM
by MrVidmar Go to last post
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Ms. Polgar's Golden Opportunity by MrVidmar
I would think that Ms. Polgar would be anxious to join with the USCF in obtaining the mirror images of Gregory Alexander's hard drives from the US Secret Service. What better way to help her demonstrate her innocence of any wrongdoing with Gregory and establish that Gregory was doing everything alleged all on his lonesome. Logic dictates that Mr. Leigh will applaud the action of USCF...
September 20th 09 01:13 AM
by None Go to last post
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FIDE World Cup and non compete in WCF Article 4.2 clauses by world chess federation
The following players have declined their FIDE 2009 World Cup Invitations: The FIDE World Cup Contracts (Article 4.2) require participants not to compete in competing WCF through 2013 Veselin Topalov, former World Champion, #1 in the world Viswanathan Anand, World Champion, #2 in the world Levon Aronian, Olympiad Champion, #3 in the world Magnus Carlsen, #4 in the world Vladimir Kramnik, former...
September 19th 09 11:43 PM
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US Secret Service To be Subpoenaed Monday For Alexander Hard Drives by MrVidmar
Notice has been given to the parties that the USCF intends to subpoena the United States Secret Service on Monday for mirror copies of the three hard drives seized from Alexanderís house by the Secret Service.
September 19th 09 03:20 PM
by madams[_2_] Go to last post
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Polgar Objects To Filing of Amended Answers by MrVidmar
PLAINTIFF SUSAN POLGARíS RESPONSE TO DEFENDANTSí BILL GOICHBERG, RANDY BAUER, JIM BERRY, AND RANDALL HOUGH MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE SECOND AMENDED ANSWER COMES NOW, SUSAN POLGAR, Plaintiff, files this her Response to Defendantsí Bill Goichberg, Jim Berry, Randy Bauer and Randall Hough Motion for Leave to File Second Amended Answer, and in support would respectfully show the Court as...
September 19th 09 12:23 AM
by MrVidmar Go to last post
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Monday Mediation in San Francisco Cancelled by MrVidmar
The USCF side was ready, willing and able to attend and mediate in good faith.
September 19th 09 12:17 AM
by MrVidmar Go to last post
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Motion and Order by MrVidmar
UNOPPOSED MOTION TO EXTEND TIME FOR FILING RESPONSE TO MOTION TO COMPEL TO THE HONORABLE UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE SAM CUMMINGS: NOW COMES the LUBBOCK AVALANCHE-JOURNAL and files this unopposed motion seeking an extension of time to respond to the Motion to Compel filed by Continental Chess Inc., Karl S. Kronenberger, Kronenberger Burgoyne, LLP, Brian Mottershead, Jerome Hanken, Hal...
September 18th 09 01:41 PM
by MrVidmar Go to last post
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World Chess Federation Inc announces info WCF World ChessChampionship Qualifying Tournament by world chess federation
It Happens Here @ Riviera Hotel/Casino Las Vegas Start Date/Time: Dec 2, 2009 at noon End Date/Time: Dec 13, 2009 at till end Location: Riviera Hotel Casino 2901 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, Nevada, 89109 United States
September 18th 09 05:53 AM
by The Historian[_2_] Go to last post
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Genteel bigotry tolerated in the USCF Forums. by Mike Murray
Ruth Haring started a thread on "Feminism and Chess" over on the USCF members forums. As with many threads, discussion roamed over a variety of topics, such as the problem of cell phone restrictions from the point of view of players with children. Then, a Southern gent posting as "nocab" gave us his take on women in tournament chess: "I do not, and never have, liked playing against a woman at...
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September 17th 09 11:00 PM
by Mike Murray Go to last post
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Motion To Compel Polgar by MrVidmar
MrVidmar wrote: Pdf files of the motion and all exhibits (including Polgar's deposition transcript) are now available for download at www.litmaven.com All you need is to sign up for a free account and go to the free download page where you will find the case and documents for download. Jack Lemoine, on of Polgar's chessdiscussion moderators, has posted a more direct link to the...
September 16th 09 07:03 PM
by MrVidmar Go to last post
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Link To Download Expert's Report Polgar, Truong, Alexander by MrVidmar
http://rapidshare.com/files/280838681/ExpertReport.pdf
September 16th 09 02:03 PM
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