Cryptic #42
by Theresa Cunningham
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...Cryptic #42 Grid

Across
1.   Had a rhubarb flan at first, then nothing (6)
4.   Hanging records subject to legal examination (8)
10. Total loon isn't a Spice (5,4)
11. Republican judges' seats (5)
12. Rouse Spanish tenants in anger (7)
13. Give a new name to links: interpret it legally (7)
14. Flat out dishonest (5)
16. Dr. D.E. Chen, drunk and soused (8)
19. Thatcher groupies, in the first place, are entering store (8)
21. Blow the last of mango relish (5)
23. Announcer's showered (and was on the throne) (7)
25. Ms. Perlman laid into assistant, a flighty ditz (7)
27. Inhales grass the wrong way (5)
28. Tailor cut flatly, with a keen perception (9)
29. Interest in famous poet's coming out (8)
30. Quaid fell from grace when making a comeback (6)

Down
1.   Parcel packs fill a group of ships (8)
2.   Louse invested in American ones (5)
3.   Blaring My Sweet Lord (7)
5.   Pluck the top off Easter flower (5)
6.   Unusual convertible car tire (7)
7.   Curl beneath office worker she seduces (9)
8.   Flunkies longing to get back to business with me (3-3)
9.   Talked about dervish's datebook (8)
15. In article, one couple is dull (9)
17. Admission put someone into a state of altered consciousness (8)
18. Boyd goes nuts for Cheerios (4-4)
20. Roger Ebert's cohort brushes off three at The Far Side opening (7)
21. Faux pas about girl, at heart a leggy creature (7)
22. Card game passing over an obstacle (6)
24. Likewise, 500 plus 1 times 0 (5)
26. Feature of well endowed woman (5)
Solution
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