Now other defendants are using his case as a springboard to plead for leniency.
Marie Claire editor in chief Anne Fulenwider said she has no comment about Mam using her magazine as a springboard for redemption.
But, like a traditional shaman, Coltrane clearly believed that the drums served as a springboard to a higher order of engagement.
The D.C. Circuit has been their springboard for rear-guard actions against the administration, and they want to preserve it.
The crosspiece at the rear is cut on the angle of the springboard.
The steel had seized on Peer, and used him as a springboard.
From the springboard of this incident, there emerged several occurrences of note.
First of all, there was a simple somersault from the springboard.
But hesitating as appears Bergeret, he utilises his wife's treachery as a springboard from which to fly his miserable household.
There, just below them was the springboard an inch or two above the surface of the lake.