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Kushner adds lawyer from Gawker case to legal team: report
Senior White House aide Jared Kushner has retained the lawyer who represented Hulk Hogan in his case against Gawker Media that eventually led to the site's shutdown, according to a new report. ADVERTISEMENT. Vanity Fair reported on Tuesday that ...
Teen fatally stabbed was warned about classmate's knife: lawyer
A second lawyer representing Cedeno, Robert Feldman, said the teen wasn't in court to “save time” as he was prepared his own grand-jury testimony. “Not that he wants to hide from the family or any anybody else,” the lawyer said. McCree's mother has ...
Clinton lawyer pounds CNN's Chris Cillizza on email analysis piece
CNN politics reporter and editor-at-large Chris Cillizza grabbed his Outrage-Timing Stopwatch. He used this device to count the number of days that had passed before former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton denounced the conduct of ...
Memo Undermines Russian Lawyer's Account of Trump Tower Meeting
The Russian lawyer at the center of a controversial June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower says there was in fact no controversy. Natalia Veselnitskaya attended the meeting where Donald Trump Jr. and other Trump campaign officials hoped to Russian receive ...
Kagan on Marshall: “Greatest lawyer of the 20th century”
But after struggling to find proper qualifiers, she didn't hold back: “I don't see how anyone could disagree with this: Thurgood Marshall was the greatest lawyer of the 20th century. No one did more to advance justice.” Kagan described Marshall as “an ...
Lawyer: Jailed Myanmar Refugee Unable to Communicate
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — A lawyer for a refugee from Myanmar jailed in New Hampshire on sexual assault charges says her client doesn't speak English and hasn't been able to communicate, and that his experiences in fleeing persecution have left him ...
Lawyer: Chinese mom's confession should be kept out of trial
CANTON, Ohio – A police interview in which a Chinese woman acknowledged killing her 5-year-old daughter should be excluded from her murder trial because an interpreter wasn't present, her defense attorney argued. Twenty-nine-year-old Mingming Chen ...
Lawyer claims tax cheat is too fat for prison
TAMPA, Fla. — The attorney for a 72-year-old Florida man who was convicted in a tax scheme is using obesity to try to keep his client out of prison. Curtis Fallgatter wrote in a court filing on Monday that Stephen Donaldson Sr. doesn't have an average ...
Lawyer: Exclude Ohio mom's killing admission due to no translator
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A defense attorney argues a police interview in which a Chinese woman acknowledged killing her 5-year-old daughter should be excluded from her murder trial because a Chinese translator wasn't present at that point. Mingming Chen ...