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Todd McNair was victim in NCAA scheme to 'hammer USC', lawyer argues as trial opens
Almost seven years after former USC assistant football coach Todd McNair sued the NCAA for defamation, jurors filed into a wood-paneled room on the fifth floor of the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles on Monday morning. They clutched a ...
FBI listened in as lawyer chatted with shady de Blasio donor
The FBI was listening in as attorney Benjamin Brafman chatted with a cop-bribing Mayor de Blasio donor — later telling a judge it involved potential NYPD corruption, and citing the late mob boss John Gotti as a precedent. Brafman — whose clients have ...
Libby's lawyer: Don't read into Trump pardons
Libby's lawyer: Don't read into Trump pardons. President Donald Trump's informal legal adviser Victoria Toensing said Trump got "a thrill" when he granted Scooter Libby a pardon, and denied that a possible pardon for Jack Johnson would be a political ...
Campaign practices complaint against Billings lawyer dismissed
“These actions were, therefore, not undertaken as a political committee; rather, they acted as individuals.” Eaton's original complaint also alleges campaign practices violations by Karjala, Karen Jarusi and political committee Neighbors for ...
Prosecutors rip ex-lawyer's 'friendship' defense in bribery trial
Manhattan federal prosecutors Monday blasted the notion that a former Brooklyn prosecutor accused of paying bribes for NYPD gun permits did it for love — not...
Stormy Daniels's Lawyer Michael Avenatti Releases Dropbox Folder ...
Stormy Daniels's Lawyer Michael Avenatti Releases Dropbox Folder ...
White House won't rule out pardon for Trump's lawyer
Cohen, Trump's longtime personal lawyer, is reportedly under investigation for bank fraud and campaign finance law violations. Federal agents raided his home, hotel room and office earlier this month, seizing financial records, communications between ...
Greitens' lawyers seek to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors; lawyer for ...
Greitens' lawyers seek to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors; lawyer for ...
No need for Trump to pardon personal lawyer at this point, adviser says
Washington (CNN) There is currently "no need" to pardon President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, White House Legislative Affairs Director Marc Short said Monday. "There's no need," Short told CNN's "New Day" co-anchor Chris Cuomo ...