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U.S. ruling on co-defendant implied Adamov's acquittal - lawyer (Russian Information Agency Novosti)
MOSCOW, June 29 (RIA Novosti) - A defense lawyer for former Russian Atomic Energy Minister Yevgeny Adamov reiterated that a recent U.S. court ruling on a co-defendant in the case implied his own client's acquittal.
Attorneys say police ignored Bloomington woman's request for lawyer (WQAD Moline)
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (AP) - Attorneys for a Bloomington woman accused of stabbing a friend to death say police repeatedly ignored her request for a lawyer.
Lawyer Says Wilson Deserves Bond (13 WMAZ Macon)
You must be a member to add a comment! A lawyer for Genarlow Wilson filed a notice of appeal Thursday, arguing that a judge was wrong to deny him bond while he appeals a ten-year prison sentence for a sex act with a 15-year-old girl when he was 17.
Attorney: Murder Suspect Not Allowed A Lawyer (NBC 5 Chicago)
Attorneys for a woman accused of stabbing a friend to death say police repeatedly ignored their client's request for a lawyer.
Lohan Lawyer Blasts Beverly Hills Cops (E! Online via Yahoo! News)
Lindsay Lohan may be facing a cocaine charge to go along with her DUI. Or not. Either way, her lawyer is pretty peeved.
Britney Spears Delivers Lawyer's Letter to Her Mother (Hollywood.com)
Pop star Britney Spears has hand-delivered a lawyer's letter to her estranged mother--but it's not a restraining order, according to reports.
Lawyer: Ex-astronaut didn't wear diaper (The Charlotte Observer)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle. "The biggest lie in this preposterous tale that has been told is that my client drove from Houston, Texas, to Orlando, Florida, nonstop, wearing a diaper," Donald Lykkebak said after ...
Attorney: Ex-astronaut Nowak didn't wear diaper (Houston Chronicle)
Her attorney wants to get something straight -- former astronaut Lisa Nowak did not wear diapers to avoid bathroom breaks as she drove about 960 miles from Houston to Orlando to confront her romantic rival in February.
Lawyer: Ex-Astronaut Didn't Wear Diaper (San Francisco Chronicle)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle. "The biggest lie in this preposterous...
3rd Attorney Added to Team for Man Accused of Killing His Family (22 WSBT South Bend)
FORT WAYNE (AP) — A third attorney added to the defense team for a man accused of killing his wife and three daughters will help research international law and other complicated matters in the death penalty case.
Attorney Says Nowak Did Not Wear Diapers (Central Florida News 13)
An attorney for former astronaut Lisa Nowak said that she did not wear diapers during her 950-mile trip from Houston to Orlando.  
Lisa Nowak's attorney: 'Biggest lie' was that ex-astronaut was wearing adult diaper (Newsday)
Lisa Nowak's attorney Donald Lykkebak scolded the media today for treating his client's case as entertainment.
Neuhaus attorney denies she had financial ties to Tiller (Lawrence Journal-World)
An attorney for Dr. Ann Kristin Neuhaus today said she had no financial relationship with Dr. George Tiller in consulting on late-term abortions. “Dr. Neuhaus wasn’t paid anything by Dr. Tiller,” said Jack Focht of Wichita. “She didn’t have any financial relationship with him,” he said.
Lawyer: Nowak didn't wear diaper (UPI)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak wasn't wearing a diaper during her February journey from Texas to Florida to allegedly face a romantic rival, her lawyer said.
Lawyer: Ex-astronaut didn't wear diaper (AP via Yahoo! News)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle.
GALESBURG: Private investigators ordered off Knox County State’s Attorney’s investigation (Peoria Journal Star)
GALESBURG - The Attorney General’s office will continue to investigate Knox County State’s Attorney John Pepmeyer for alleged sexual harassment, while two private investigators hired by Pepmeyer have been replaced.
Nowak attorney: Ex-astronaut didn't wear diapers (USA Today)
An attorney for a former astronaut wanted to set the record straight Friday: Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during the 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival.
Widow Of Lawyer Charged With Stealing From Firm (WCSH 6 Portland)
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) -- The widow of a New Hampshire lawyer who disappeared at sea is free on bail after pleading not guilty to stealing money from her husband's law firm.
Lawyer: Astronaut Nowak Did Not Wear Diapers (CBS4 Miami)
Lisa Nowak's lawyer is disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle case, saying Friday that the former astronaut didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip from Houston to Orlando to confront a romantic rival.
Ross named Logan County Assistant Commonwealth Attorney (News Democrat & Leader)
Logan County has a new assistant commonwealth attorney, and he is ready to hit the ground running. Joe Ross, 26, is originally from Tompkinsville but came to Logan County in 2006 to work for Circuit Judge Gill as his staff attorney.
Gambia: NIA Diamond Case Lawyer Touray Testifies (AllAfrica.com)
The ninth (9) prosecution witness in the protracted legal battle of the six ex-NIA Officers, Lawyer Borry S. Touray has testified before principle Magistrate Moses Richards of Kanifing Magistrates' Court on Wednesday 27 June.
Astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers: lawyer (CTV.ca)
A lawyer for former astronaut Lisa Nowak says she didn't wear diapers during her 1,500-kilometre road trip to confront a romantic rival.
Nowak Attorney: Fallen Astronaut Didn't Wear Diapers (WESH 2 Orlando)
An attorney for former NASA astronaut Lisa Nowak wanted to set the record straight on Friday.
Lohan Lawyer Blasts Beverly Hills Cops (E! Online)
Lindsay Lohan may be facing a cocaine charge to go along with her DUI. Or not. Either way, her lawyer is pretty peeved. Blair Berk has called the Beverly Hills Police Department "shameful"...
Lawyer: Ex-astronaut didn't wear diaper (AP via Yahoo! News)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle.
New Jersey's new attorney general vows to 'do what's right' (phillyburbs.com)
TRENTON, N.J. - As new Attorney General Anne Milgram takes on public corruption and street gangs, she says she'll look to the one token her predecessor left behind: A yellow sticky note with the words, "Do what's right."
Astronaut’s lawyer says nappy tale is a lie (The West Australian)
The lawyer for former NASA astronaut Lisa Nowak said today his client’s right to a fair trial is being jeopardised by a "big lie" that she wore a nappy during a nonstop 1530km drive to confront a romantic rival.
Squirrel Hill attorney's work with adoptions fulfilling (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review)
Marianna E. "Mimi" Specter, of Squirrel Hill, an attorney with the firm Israel & Specter, died of ovarian cancer on Thursday, June 28, 2007. She was 67.
Lawyer for officer fired in frozen Sask. teen case says there's new evidence (CP via Yahoo! Canada News)
SASKATOON (CP) - A lawyer for one of two police officers fired after an aboriginal teenager froze to death on the outskirts of Saskatoon says there's new evidence the youth wasn't in their custody on the night he died.
City Attorney recall effort launched (North County Times)
LOS ANGELES - An effort to recall beleaguered City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo, who has come under fire for allegedly using city resources for personal reasons, was announced today by the same person who wants to have Sheriff Lee Baca recalled from office.
Judge Demands Answers About Lawyer's Juror Contact in Civil Rights Attorney's Trial (Law.com)
A federal judge in Los Angeles has ordered an attorney for civil rights lawyer Stephen Yagman to respond to claims made by a "concerned" juror in his criminal trial. Yagman was convicted on June 22 of tax evasion, bankruptcy fraud and money laundering. U.S. District Judge Stephen Wilson said a third alternate juror in Yagman's case called the court the day before about a phone conversation placed ...
City attorney to review pending immigration bill (Today's News-Herald)
The city attorney's office has not reviewed how a state immigration bill awaiting the governor's signature could impact Lake Havasu City's recently passed immigration ordinance.
Attorney general charges trio for illegal dumping, burning of waste (The Sentinel)
Agents from the Pennsylvania Attorney General s Environmental Crimes Section have filed criminal charges against three Perry County men and their family-operated business, accusing them of dumping and burning demolition, construction and household waste generated by their business.
Township attorney dispute calmed (The Trenton Times)
WEST WINDSOR -- A showdown between the mayor and a councilman over the township attorney may be cut off at the pass in time for tomorrow morning's reorganization meeting.
Recall effort targets L.A. city attorney (Whittier Daily News)
LOS ANGELES - An effort to recall beleaguered City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo, who has come under fire for allegedly using city resources for personal reasons, was announced Friday by the same person who wants to have Sheriff Lee Baca recalled from office.
Ex-astronaut's lawyer says diaper tale is false (Deseret Morning News)
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle.
Lawyer: Ex-astronaut didn't wear diaper (AP via Yahoo! News)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle.
Ex-astronaut didn't wear diaper, lawyer says (Los Angeles Times)
ORLANDO, FLA. — Former astronaut Lisa Marie Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the case.
'We did our job,' Jeffco District Attorney says (Rocky Mountain News)
Jefferson County District Attorney Scott Storey has issued a detailed defense of his handling of the criminal case against Larry Manzanares, including conducting a highly criticized news conference and releasing an 80-page affidavit.
Astronaut's lawyer denies diaper story (The Philadelphia Inquirer)
Lisa Nowak . Her lawyer said she was unfairly ridiculed. ORLANDO, Fla. - Former astronaut Lisa Nowak did not wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said yesterday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle.
Nowak didn't drive in diapers, former astronaut's lawyer says (Seattle Times)
Former astronaut Lisa Nowak didn't wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said Friday, disputing...
Attorney facing federal charges (The Scranton Times-Tribune)
A local attorney is facing federal charges for his alleged role in a scheme that bilked hundreds of thousands of dollars from people who thought they were investing their money in the stock market.
Enzi offers three for attorney post (Casper Star-Tribune)
CHEYENNE -- Attorneys Kelly Rankin of Casper and Harlan Rasmussen of Sheridan will join Rep. Keith Gingery of Jackson in being considered for the position of U.S. attorney for Wyoming.
Former Interim U.S. Attorney Says He Would Not Take Job Again (The Morning News)
LITTLE ROCK -- Former interim U.S. Attorney Tim Griffin said Thursday that given a chance to do things over, he would not accept his controversial appointment in Arkansas.
New attorney general takes the oath of office (Home News Tribune)
TRENTON — — As new Attorney General Anne Milgram takes on public corruption and street gangs, she says she'll look to the one token her predecessor left behind: A yellow sticky note with the words, "Do what's right."
Ex-town attorney's bills face scrutiny (Asbury Park Press)
The Township Committee has agreed to investigate whether a former township attorney appropriately billed the township for legal services.
Ex-astronaut's lawyer disputes 'diaper detail' in love triangle suit (Boston Globe)
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Former astronaut Lisa Nowak did not wear diapers during her 950-mile road trip to confront a romantic rival, her lawyer said yesterday, disputing one of the more bizarre details to emerge from the NASA love triangle. "The biggest lie in this preposterous tale that has been told is that my client drove from Houston, Texas, to Orlando, ...
7 U.S. attorney finalists named (Orlando Sentinel)
-A veteran Orlando federal prosecutor made the list of seven finalists for the vacant U.S. attorney's position in Central Florida.
Attorney's Office seeks investigation into allegations of wrongdoing by Broward Circuit Judge Larry Seidlin (Sun-Sentinel)
The Broward State Attorney's Office is calling for an independent investigation into allegations of wrongdoing by Broward Circuit Judge Larry Seidlin, who presided over the legal battle for Anna Nicole Smith's remains.
Soldier sentenced to 6 years for killing lawyer in wreck (AccessNorthGA)
The Associated Press - SAVANNAH, Ga. A Hunter Army Airfield soldier has been sentenced to six years in prison for his role in the 2005 traffic death of an 82-year-old lawyer.