EDITORIALS FOR TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2003
Justin: Custody settlement
Last week's settlement offer by the Kentucky birth parents of 6-year-old Justin Moore raised hopes that the two-state custody battle could finally be ended without further disruption of the boy's life.

Failure to disperse: Powerful law
A new Ohio law that went into effect last week should go a long way toward quelling riots at the state's college campuses. But it must be used judiciously in its enforcement.

Medicare: Prescription drug benefit
A year ago, both parties in Congress finally agreed on the principle - if not the details - of adding a prescription drug benefit to Medicare.
OTHER OPINIONS
LETTERS
Readers' Views
Letters to the editor.
FORUM COVER FOR SUNDAY, JULY 6, 2003
Books that might have changed the world
When editorial writers stretch back in the chaise for a good summer read, not just any potboiler will do. We favor books that open the mind to grand new vistas of possibility. People who take the time to sink their brains into the pages of a book deserve to be challenged, confronted, inspired and changed.
Off With Their Heads, by Dick Morris
Eleanor of Aquitaine, by Alison Weir
The Emperor of Ocean Park, by Stephen L. Carter
The Press Effect, by Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Paul Waldman
A Short History of Nearly Everything, by Bill Bryson
Letters to a Young Conservative, by Dinesh D'Souza
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Music Hall Moments
We asked for your favorite memory of Music Hall to help us celebrate its 125th anniversary. Here are several installments of your letters:
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