IN THE NEWS
It was obvious that the slow drip, drip, drip of leaks in Great Britain foretold some catastrophe in the making. The only question was, where would the crack open, and how big the damage. Today's Independent reports the leaks that establish, with little question, the fact that the Blair government hadn't received a green light from its legal experts for the Iraq invasion. So much for the "I'm as mortified as anyone" defense.