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Attorney: Pitino May Testify Tuesday Or Wednesday
The lawyer for University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said he may testify Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him.
Johnson-McNish selected by GOP as new county attorney
Marshall Countys Republican Party selected local lawyer Laura Johnson-McNish as county attorney July 14. The appointment was awaiting Gov. Mark Parkinsons approval this week.
Attorney: Pitino may testify Tuesday or Wednesday
The lawyer for University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said he may testify Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him. Attorney Steve Pence, a former federal prosecutor, told The Associated Press that Pitino's testimony could last at least half a day in the case of Karen Cunagin Sypher.
Will Blagojevich's Attorney Risk Jail?
Will Rod Blagojevich defense attorney Sam Adam Jr. risk being put in jail to deliver his closing argument as he planned? The world will find out today.
High Point Lawyer Charged With Breaking And Entering
A lawyer running for Guilford County Superior Court judge is now in trouble with the law.
Lawyer Suing Tug Boat, Duck Boat
Robert Mongeluzzi, the attorney for two Hungarian families, tells Fox 29 he will sue Ride The Ducks and a tug boat operator, over the deaths of two tourists in Philadelphia.
Lawyer: Blago has 'horrible judgment' but not a crook
Attorney Sam Adam Jr. today pounded away on the theme that Rod Blagojevich is not a crook but� is a victim� beset by a bevy of former advisers who twisted and concocted testimony to ease their own legal problems. "He's got absolutely horrible judgment in people," Adam said of the twice-elected former Illinois governor. "They (prosecutors) want you to find him guilty because of that." (Click HERE ...
Attorney: Pitino may testify Tuesday or Wednesday
The lawyer for University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said he may testify Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him. University of Louisville - Rick Pitino - Coach - sport - Kentucky
US high court suspends lawyer
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - Vicksburg lawyer Robert Arledge has been suspended from practicing law before the U.S. Supreme Court. The Supreme Court on Monday issued the suspension. It gave Arledge 40 days to file papers with the court giving reasons why he should not be disbarred.
Attorney: Pitino may testify Tuesday or Wednesday
Rick Pitino's lawyer said the Louisville basketball coach might testify Tuesday or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him.
Zuma's ex-lawyer to defend Reitz 4
Two of South Africa's top advocates will be going toe to toe when President Jacob Zuma's lawyer will defend the four men accused of making the infamous Reitz hostel video.
Attorney: Pitino may testify Tuesday or Wednesday
Karen Sypher, second from right, arrives at federal court in Louisville, Ky. Monday, July 26, 2010 with her attorney, James Earhart, second left, and other members of the defense team.
Attorney: Pitino may testify Tuesday or Wednesday
APNewsBreak. Thierry Henry retires from French national team, with MLS the next chapter
Jury convicts attorney of mortgage fraud
STATESBORO, GA - After a three-day trial, a jury in federal district court returned a guilty verdict yesterday against Emanuel County, Georgia attorney John R. Thompson on mortgage fraud charges. The case was tried before District Court Judge B. Avant Edenfield at the U.S. Courthouse in Statesboro, Georgia.
Attorney: Pitino May Testify Tuesday or Wednesday
Attorney for Pitino says coach may testify Tuesday or Wednesday in extortion trial Coach - sport - Rick Pitino - University of Louisville - Basketball
Blago Attorney Delivers Fiery Closing
At times whispering, bellowing and facing objections from the prosecution, Blagojevich defense attorney Sam Adam, Jr. delivered his closing arguments Tuesday despite a clash with the judge the day before.
Saudi lawyer calls for independent agency to fight commercial fraud
Saudi lawyer calls for independent agency to fight commercial fraud
Defense attorney denied access to records
SILVER CITY - An attorney representing a Hurley woman charged with battery on a peace officer has been denied access to the personnel files of six Grant County Detention Center guards, according to court documents.
Foxy Brown's lawyer drops her as a client before hearing
Raunchy rapper Foxy Brown has annoyed everyone -- apparently even her lawyer. Bruce Barron Associates dropped her as a client this morning, withdrawing their services right before the rapper made an appearance in a Brooklyn courtroom, sources told The Post. The sources did not give a reason as to why...
Attorney sentenced for operating illegal sports betting business in Dearborn
DEARBORN HEIGHTS/DEARBORN -- A local attorney and two area businessmen were sentenced Tuesday to terms of court supervised probation and fines of $2,000.00 each for their roles in a large scale sports betting operation.
Attorney says daycare worker is innocent
Investigators say Bakari Hicks repeatedly molested a child at a Louisville daycare called "Count It All Joy."
Court Disbars Milwaukee Attorney
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has disbarred a veteran Milwaukee attorney and ordered him to pay back $1.1 million to clients.
County Sheriff, District Attorney receive pay raises
San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore and District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis each received five-figure pay raises this month. Gore received a raise of $10,400 a year, while Dumanis' annual salary was raised $11,461, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported. That makes their annual salaries $218,504 and $240,739, respectively. Both officials were entitled to raises in January but did not accept them at ...
Defense attorney: Blagojevich didn't testify because government didn't prove corruption case
CHICAGO - An attorney for Rod Blagojevich said Tuesday that the impeached governor didn't testify at his corruption trial because the government did not prove its case against him.
Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief to appeal: lawyer
Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch will appeal against his conviction by Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes tribunal, which sentenced him to 30 years in jail, his defence lawyer said Tuesday.
Attorney general warns of diabetes scam
The Attorney Generals Office is warning consumers of a recent scam targeting those with diabetes.
Attorney Wants Lohan Testimony on Strip Searches
A request to order jailed actress Lindsay Lohan to be deposed in a lawsuit challenging strip searches of female inmates at the Century Regional Detention Facility was filed today in federal court.
Attorney: Pitino may testify today, Wednesday
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The lawyer for University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino says he may testify this afternoon or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him.
US High Court Suspends Vicksburg Lawyer
The U.S. Supreme Court suspends Vicksburg lawyer Robert Arledge from practicing in response to his 2007 conviction for swindling a pharmaceutical company out of millions over the diet drug Fen-Phen.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
Associated Press - July 27, 2010 12:34 PM ET BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer...
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
Associated Press - July 27, 2010 12:34 PM ET BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer...
Miss. Lawyer Faces Disbarment for Diet Drug Fen-Phen Scheme
Vicksburg lawyer Robert Arledge has been suspended from practicing law before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
Associated Press - July 27, 2010 12:34 PM ET BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer...
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives bought in California for $45 has been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer Ansel Adams, worth at least $200 million.
Blagojevich lawyer says ex-governor not a criminal
Rod Blagojevich's attorney says the former governor is an insecure man who talks a lot, but he's not a criminal.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
Associated Press - July 27, 2010 12:34 PM ET BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer...
Vermont court upholds contempt charge against lawyer
The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld a finding of criminal contempt against Burlington lawyer Jasdeep Pannu in connection with his conduct during a 2009 trial.
Defense attorney: Blagojevich didn't testify because government didn't prove corruption case
Rod Blagojevich is an insecure man who talks a lot, but he is not a criminal, his defense attorney told jurors Tuesday during closing arguments at the ousted governor's corruption trial. ...
Blagojevich defense attorney begins closing argument in corruption trial of ex-Ill. governor
An attorney for Rod Blagojevich has begun closing arguments in the former Illinois governor's corruption trial.
Rod Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
CHICAGO - An attorney for Rod Blagojevich says the federal government did not prove its corruption case against...
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer Ansel Adams and are worth at least $200 million.
Blagojevich Attorney: Government Didn't Prove Case
CHICAGO -- An attorney for Rod Blagojevich said Tuesday that the impeached governor didn't testify at his corruption trial because the government did not prove its case against him.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' lost work, but photographer's heirs skeptical
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives found in Fresno have been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer Ansel Adams and are worth at least $200 million.
Lawyer: Shoplifting charge dropped against Conn. reporter accused of using work as guise
The lawyer for a Connecticut television traffic reporter once accused of using her work as a ruse for shoplifting says the charge has been dismissed.
Attorney: Pitino may testify this week
Rick Pitino's lawyer said the Louisville basketball coach might testify Tuesday or Wednesday in the case of a woman accused of trying to extort him. Rick Pitino - Coach - sport - Basketball - Lawyer
Lawyer treats Acadiana to free hamburgers
The Glenn Armentor Law Corporation is treating residents to free hamburgers after being voted Best Law Firm in the annual Times of Acadiana poll.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. (AP) - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives bought in California for $45 has been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer Ansel Adams, worth at least $200 million. Attorney Arnold Peter says a team of experts has concluded the 65 negatives are from the ...
Blagojevich lawyer: Government didn't prove case
CHICAGO�(AP) -- Rod Blagojevich is an insecure man who talks a lot, but he is not a criminal, his defense attorney told jurors Tuesday during closing arguments at the ousted Illinois governor's corruption trial. Sam Adam Jr. told jurors that he did not call Mr. Blagojevich to testify, as he ...
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives bought in California for $45 has been authenticated as the work of iconic photographer Ansel Adams, worth at least $200 million.