A Letter Sent today
to Akin Gump...
"To inform you
order from the Judge"
To: Tom McLish, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer
and Feld LLP
From: Al Giordano
Re: Banco Nacional de Mexico vs. Mario
Renato Menéndez Rodríguez, Al Giordano and The
Narco News Bulletin
Date: January 9, 2001
Dear Mr. McLish,
I hope the New Year finds you in good
I write to inform you that we are willing
to waive service of process if you send me an agreement that
Defendant The Narco News Bulletin and I will have 90 days
from today to respond to your lawsuit.
You may respond to this request by email
and please do, as part of this understanding, send a hard copy
of your letter to the attorney representing my co-defendant,
so that he may be kept abreast of all developments.
Also, I understand that it is proper courtesy
to inform the adversary attorney when a judge has ruled on my
Thus, I fraternally inform you that there
is an order from the Judge that adjourns the pre-trial conference
that had been scheduled for January 25th, and reschedules it
for March 8th. The order may have other information that is important
Yours in the pursuit of truth and justice,
The Drug War Goes