Now its Tony Blair who appears to many to be dodging a very different smoking gun
-one that could show whether the Government misled the world.
However, speaking after briefing the UN Security Council, Dr Blix said that while their were no 'smoking guns
' he was still 'unsatisfied' with Iraq's declaration of its weapons programmes.
Companies must walk a narrow course between the expensive and risky extremes of email management: neither keeping all message stores (strains storage and management resources; preserves smoking guns
) nor deleting email without a strict retention policy (violates regulatory laws; invites litigation).
In other lawsuits, harassing or obscene messages, copyright violations, or libel and slander have all been found to be "smoking guns
" in court battles.
The fact that there were no clear "smoking guns
" correlating to ME exposure led the authors to conclude that it comes from a variety of sources, including air, water, and foods containing naturally occurring ME.