Of course not: It was the State Department, going to the mat
with Ecuador over a series of what it saw as unfair laws and lawsuits in that small South American nation.
He also said he thought a ban on partial-birth abortions "wasn't worth going to the mat
on" because it would have little effect on physicians or patients.
While this was personally challenging, it was a fight worth going to the mat
on because of the gravity of the issue.
Peter Shulman, an Encino pediatrician, says this is one of many battles parents may experience in their children's adolescence, and they must decide whether it's one worth going to the mat
Yost (Disney Channel) GOING TO THE MAT
Teleplay by: Chris Nolan & Laurie Nolan and Steve Bloom and Stu Krieger -- Story by: Chris Nolan & Laurie Nolan (Disney Channel) Sundance Feature Film Category ($10,000) GARDEN STATE Written by: Zach Braff (Fox Searchlight Pictures and Miramax Films) MEAN CREEK Written by: Jacob Aaron Estes (Paramount Classics) THE WOODSMAN Screenplay by: Nicole Kassell, Steven Fechter (Newmarket Films)