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Texas Lawyer Celebrates 25 Years of Award-Winning Legal Journalism with Special Anniversary Issue
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Mel Gibsons Lawyer: Grigorievas Abuse Story a Lie
Oksana Grigorieva not happy with custody agreement, according to Gibson's lawyer Ildiko Juhasz Mel Gibsons lawyer says that Oksana Grigorieva made up the abuse allegations against Gibson because she is not happy with the custody agreement she signed. Grigorieva said that Gibson allegedly punched her in the face twice, giving her a concussion and knocking out her teeth last January, according to ...
Mel Gibson's lawyer: Oksana Grigorieva's abuse claims 'deceitful,' custody battle ploy
Sources close to Grigorieva says Gibson punched her in a fight in January
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Judge Denies Motion by Hall's Attorney
Judge Wilford Flowers denied a motion made by Laura Hall's attorney to halt the new sentencing hearing scheduled to begin Monday afternoon. � � �
Attorney: Man tried to meet girl at Lincoln library for sex
The prosecutor says a 23-year-old man tried to meet a14-year-old girl, who he approached at a Lincoln library a dayearlier, for sex.
Court: Attorneys Gross Negligence Warrants Relief From Dismissal
An attorneys gross negligence constitutes an extraordinary circumstance warranting relief from a judgment dismissing the case for failure to prosecute, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday.
Basque separatist to oppose extradition
A lawyer for a Basque separatist has told a Belfast court that his client will oppose proceedings for extradition to Spain.
Gibson's lawyer slams his ex-girlfriend's allegations
Los Angeles, June 28: Actor Mel Gibson's lawyer has slammed the claims of his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva branding them as "sensational allegations".
New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo Urges Mott's/Dr. Pepper Snapple Group to Get Back to Negotiating Table and ...
WILLIAMSON, N.Y., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the ongoing strike by workers of the Mott's manufacturing plant in Williamson, NY by members of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Local 220, New York Attorney General and Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Cuomo urged the profitable beverage maker to "come back to the negotiating table, bargain in good faith and reach ...
Vatican's US attorney responds to Supreme Court action
Jeffrey Lena, the California-based attorney who represents the Vatican in American litigation, issued this statement following the announcement that the U.S. Supreme Court would not hear an appeal from the Holy See.
Gibson's lawyer denies Grigorieva claims
Mel Gibson's lawyer denies claims that the actor punched Oksana Grigorieva in the face.
District Attorney sending police shooting to Grand Jury for Review
Chatham County District Attorney Larry Chisholm says he's sending the case of a police involved shooting which resulted in the death of Larry Wall, Jr. to the grand jury for review
NY Attorney General sends more mortgage-related warning letters
NEW YORK (AP) - More than 30 companies that promise help for at-risk homeowners have been added to the growing list of firms getting letters from New York attorney general's office over illegal and deceptive practices.
Attorney General Andrew Cuomo sends more mortgage-related warning letters
NEW YORK -- More than 30 companies that promise help for at-risk homeowners have been added to the growing list of firms getting letters from New York attorney general's office over illegal and deceptive practices.Associated PressAttorney General Andrew Cuomo Andrew...
Attorney General: ExxonMobil Suffers Penalty
The Massachusetts attorney general says ExxonMobil Corp. and two affiliates have agreed to pay a $2.9 million civil penalty to resolve allegations that the company violated state air pollution laws.
Aberdeen City Attorney Faces Misdemeanor Charge
Aberdeen's city attorney faces a misdemeanor charge for allegedly damaging a township road.
NC Attorney General pushes bill to take DNA in all felony arrests
RALEIGH - Attorney General Roy Cooper and others in law enforcement are calling for a state law that would allow DNA samples taken from every person arrested on felony charges.
Attorney general will not undo canal decision
HOUMA Louisianas attorney general will not re-open a case already decided by the state Supreme Court, which declared a canal in central Lafourche Parish to be private property.
District Attorney reviewing Tybee Tazing case
Chatham County District Attorney Larry Chisolm has received a Georgia Bureau of Investigation file on the May 21 Tasing of an autistic teen by Tybee Island police. Clifford Grevemberg, 18, was Tased while sitting outside the Rock House bar on Tybee.
Former Rapid City attorney charged with cutting road
A former city attorney for Rapid City faces charges in BrownCounty for allegedly damaging a township road.
Oldham County attorney in coma at University Hospital
The Oldham County attorney is at University Hospital in a coma after being kicked by a horse Sunday. We're told John Fendley, 64, was taken off life support�late June 27�but is showing no brain activity.
MEL GIBSONS LAWYER CALLS HIS BABY MAMA EX A BIG FAT LIAR FOR ACCUSING THE ACTOR OF ASSAULT!!
MEL Gibsons lawyer has blasted Oksana Grigoreiva for making sensational allegations. Stephen Kolodny claims the Russian singer who filed for a restraining order against the actor last week, allegedly saying he is extremely violent only went to court because she regrets agreeing to share equal custody of their eight-month-old daughter Lucia. Having entered into an [...]
Delaware attorney general Beau Biden returns to work after recuperating from stroke
DOVER, Del. - Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has returned to work after spending several weeks recuperating from a stroke. A spokesman said Biden returned to his Department of Justice office on Monday, and was scheduled to be in meetings all day.
VP Biden's son back at work as Delaware AG
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has returned to work after spending several weeks recuperating from a stroke. A spokesman said Biden returned to his Department of Justice office on Monday, and was scheduled to be in meetings all day. Biden was sidelined... Beau Biden - Delaware - Delaware Attorney General - United States - United States Department of Justice
N.C. Attorney General wants DNA samples from arrestees
North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper urged legislators in Raleigh today to pass a law that would allow state officials to collect DNA from arrestees.
VP Biden's son back at work as Delaware AG
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has returned to work after spending several weeks recuperating from a stroke. Delaware Attorney General - Attorney general - United States - Delaware - Beau Biden
Maine man injured by blast appears in court
The lawyer for a Maine man accused of possession of unregistered explosives says people should let the case unfold and avoid jumping to conclusions.
Maine man injured by blast appears in court
The lawyer for a Maine man accused of possession of unregistered explosives says people should let the case unfold and avoid jumping to conclusions. Lawyer - United States - Business and Economy - Patents - Mel Gibson
CBS4 RTV4 WHBF Quad Cities, IL / IA News Weather SportsChicago attorney says city to pass new gun rules
CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago's top attorney says the city is hurrying to rewrite its handgun ordinance after Monday's Supreme Court decision that Americans have the right to own a gun for self-defense anywhere they live.
Chicago attorney says city to pass new gun rules
Associated Press - June 28, 2010 2:54 PM ET CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago's top attorney says the city is hurrying to rewrite its handgun ordinance after Monday's Supreme Court decision that Americans...
Delaware attorney general Beau Biden returns to work after recuperating from stroke
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has returned to work after spending several weeks recuperating from a stroke.
Gibson lawyer denies assault claims
Mel Gibson's lawyer has scoffed at claims the star assaulted his ex-girlfriend before their split, TMZ.com reports. Last week, Oksana Grigorieva filed a restraining order against Gibson claiming her ex was "extremely violent" and had punched her twice in the face in January, knocking some teeth out. However, Gibson's laywer Stephen Kolodny has called the allegations...
Oldham County Attorney John Fendley dies
Fox 41 News has confirmed that Oldham County�Attorney John�Fendley�has died.
Lawyer claims police "set up" shop assistant in drugs sting
Undercover police "set up" a minor player in a big cannabis operation with sob stories about a terminally ill family member, says a New Plymouth lawyer. read more
Attorney: Van der Sloot to fight to top
Joran van der Sloot insists his incarceration is unlawful and will take the fight to Peru's top court and international courts if he has to, his attorney says, explaining the Dutchman's legal strategy now is to "paralyze the process."
Oldham Co. attorney John Fendley passes away after being kicked by horse
(WHAS11)�- The Oldham County attorney John Fendley has passed away. � His paralegal and friend tells WHAS11 News he passed away around 2'45pm Monday. � Fendley suffered serious injuries after he was kicked by a horse on his farm in Buckner around 4'30pm Sunday afternoon. He was airlifted to University Hospital where he died Monday. Fendley has been the Oldham County attorney since 1989 and was ...
Attorney General pushing for more DNA samples
RALEIGH, N.C. Attorney General Roy Cooper urged lawmakers to allow North Carolina to take a DNA sample from anyone placed under arrest and charged with a felony. A Charlotte rape victim spoke in support of the bill. She says her 2005 rape could have been prevented if her attackers DNA sample had been taken when he was arrested for an earlier crime. The legislation proposes that those arrested ...
Attorney speaks to youth at ASU meeting
More than 200 students in Albany State University's National Youth Sports Program got a lesson in following their dreams Monday.
Accused N.L. child killer attacked: lawyer
The lawyer for a western Newfoundland man facing a second-degree murder charge following the death of an infant says his client has been attacked in jail by another inmate.
Attorney arrested, charged with child abuse and domestic battery
A local attorney is facing charges of child abuse and domestic battery following an altercation that took place outside his home Saturday evening.
Oldham County attorney John Fendley dies
Longtime Oldham County Attorney John Fendley died Monday after suffering a head injury on his farm Sunday.
Lawyer promises response to Vince Neil DUI arrest
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A lawyer representing Motley Crue singer Vince Neil is promising a response in court to the rocker's arrest on suspicion of drunken driving in a Lamborghini sports car near the Las Vegas Strip.
EXCLUSIVE: Oksana Punched? 'Her Teeth Are In Her Mouth,' Says Mel Gibson's Lawyer
Sensational claims of violence between Mel Gibson and his baby mama Oksana Grigorieva are dominating headlines, but Mel Gibson's lawyer tells RadarOnine.com exclusively that Oksana has provided NO supporting medical evidence. The most outrageous unsubstantiated articles say that Oksana claims Mel knocked some teeth out of her mouth.
No law violation with NDSU's Barry Hall, says attorney general
BISMARCK Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has ruled there was no law violation with the lease arrangement for North Dakota State Universitys Barry Hall.
Ott: Patterson late on attorney fees
The attorney for McComb Police Chief Greg Martin says Mayor Zach Patterson should be held in contempt of court because the mayor hasnt paid the chief $4,500 in legal fees, despite the passing of a deadline ordered by a judge to do so.
Attorney: Legally shaky ethics reform could be adopted
The proposed cleanup of Broward County government could move forward despite questions about its constitutionality, under a scenario proposed by an outside attorney hired by the county.
Attorney: Vick was gone when shooting happened
Shots were fired early last Friday morning outside Guadalajara in Town Center. That same day a birthday party was held for Michael Vick.
Attorney: Phony Marine colonel competent to stand trial
Attorney: Phony Marine colonel competent to stand trial - WILMINGTON -- The public defender representing
Attorney moves to dismiss ball park theft case
GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. - The attorney for a local woman accused of stealing $10,000 from a ball park said he will file to get her case dismissed. Taylor was in court today for a pretrial hearing in Graves County.