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UPDATE: Foxy Brown's Attorney Quits Assault Case, Rapper Claims She Was Stalked
Foxy Brown has reportedly lost her attorney at Bruce Baron Associates, in the midst of an assault case that took place last week. [Visit SOHH.com for more information]
Lawyer derides gov't witness in NY body armor case
A defense attorney claims a key government witness lied in her testimony against two former executives of the nation's leading supplier of body armor to the U.S. military.
Lawyer: Trove of yard sale negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - A lawyer says a trove of old glass negatives bought in California for $45 has been authenticated...
Lawyer's arrival delays G20 bail hearing
The lawyer for G20 accused Kelly Rose Pflug-Back showed up in time for court's lunch break Tuesday.
Attorney General: Officers justified in deadly shooting
CYR PLANTATION , Maine (AP) -- The Maine attorney general says a state trooper and Border Patrol agent were legally justified under state law when they shot and killed an intoxicated man who leveled a rifle at them as they attempted to arrest him following a domestic disturbance in Cyr Plantation.
Attorney for body armor co. executive on trial in NY derides testimony of firm's ex-CFO
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. - A defense attorney claims a key government witness lied in her testimony against two former executives of the nation's leading supplier of body armor to the U.S. military.
Attorney for body armor co. executive on trial in NY derides testimony of firm's ex-CFO
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. - A defense attorney claims a key government witness lied in her testimony against two former executives of the nation's leading supplier of body armor to the U.S. military.
Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
An attorney for Rod Blagojevich said Tuesday that the impeached governor didn't testify at his corruption trial because the...
Lawyer for tug pilot in Philly crash fears felony charges
PHILADELPHIA A lawyer for the pilot of the tug pushing a barge that sank a duck boat in Philadelphia fears his client could face federal felony charges over the deadly crash.
Lawyer: Negatives Verified as Ansel Adams' Work
Ansel Adams poses in front of his photograph of one the views of Yosemite National Park titled "Monolith: The Face of Half Dome, 1927". AP Photo/Paul Sakuma.
Lawyer derides gov't witness in NY body armor case
A defense attorney claims a key government witness lied in her testimony against two former executives of the nation's leading supplier of body armor to the U.S. military. David Brooks and Sandra Hatfield, former top executives at DHB Industries Inc., are... United States - United States armed forces - Personal armor - Business - Lawyer
Lawyer Seeks To Drop Charges In Baby's Death
The lawyer for the Williams Township teen accused of killing her newborn is asking a judge to toss out two charges in the case.
Lawyer requests charges be dropped
Michael Middelaer spoke to reporters outside Surrey Provincial Court Monday.
Blagojevich attorney: He's a talker, not criminal
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character - but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a...
Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character - but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a...
Lawyer Derides Gov't Witness in NY Body Armor Case
Attorney for body armor co. executive on trial in NY derides testimony of firm's ex-CFO Business - Law Enforcement - Security - Fire and Security - Business Services
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
A trove of old glass negatives bought at a garage sale for $45 have been authenticated as the lost work of famed nature photographer Ansel Adams and are worth at least $200 million, an attorney for th
Blagojevich attorney: He's a talker, not criminal
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character - but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a...
Attorney General Takes Action Against Independence Funeral Homes
The Missouri Attorney General has released new information for people who purchased pre-arranged funeral plans through Mount Washington Forever Funeral Home in Independence. FOX 4 first brought you this story after hundreds of people across the metro were facing a dilemma after they purchased a pre-paid funeral plan.
Blagojevich Attorney: Gov't Didn?t Prove Case
Ex-Illinois Governor Never Testified at Corruption Trail for Seeking Money in Exchange for Senate Seat Left by Pres. Obama
Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
CHICAGO (AP) An attorney for Rod Blagojevich says the federal government did not prove its corruption case against the former Illinois governor.
Lawyer for accuser in Al Gore assault case disputes police report
The former lawyer for Al Gore's sexual assault accuser is disputing a significant detail in the police report that documents the alleged groping and its aftermath. Randall Vogt, a Portland attorney who represented massage therapist Molly Hagerty in 2006 and
Rod Blagojevich Lawyer Says U.S. Proved Nothing
Rod Blagojevichs lawyer began the closing argument in his clients corruption trial by scoffing at prosecutors case against the former Illinois governor accused of trading favors for campaign cash.
Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
CHICAGO (AP) 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. Sam Adam...
Blagojevich attorney: Government didn't prove case
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a theatrical closing argument.
Lawyer for accuser in Al Gore assault case disputes police report
The former lawyer for Al Gore's sexual assault accuser is disputing a significant detail in the Oregon police report on the alleged groping.
Report: Modi's lawyer wants 2 BCCI members removed
A lawyer for suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi reportedly wants the Board of Control for Cricket in India to remove two members from its disciplinary committee before it rules on his client. The Press Trust of India quoted Mehmood Abdi as saying the issue of removing Chirayu Amin and Arun Jaitely was debated during Tuesday's hearing of the committee.
Michael Registe retains new attorney: Manubir S. Arora
Michael Registe, accused in connection with the July 20, 2007, double homicide of two Hardaway High School graduates, has hired a new attorney.Manubir S. Arora, of the Atlanta firm Arora & Lascala, LLC, officially became Registes attorney on Monday, Muscogee County court records state.
Blagojevich lawyer: Government didn't prove case
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a theatrical closing argument. Rod Blagojevich - Governor of Illinois - Lawyer - Closing argument - Law
Arizona's U.S. Attorney Calls SB 1070 Unconstitutional
It's good to know where U.S. Attorney of Arizona Dennis Burke stands, since his civil rights division will prosecute racial-profiling complaints if SB 1070 becomes law. Read today's Arizona Republic story here : Burke calls the law "unconstitutional, unworkable, unfunded and confusing." He agrees that the federal government needs to do more to combat illegal immigration. But he said SB 1070 is ...
Report: Modi's lawyer wants 2 BCCI members removed
A lawyer for suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi reportedly wants the Board of Control for Cricket in India to remove two members from its disciplinary committee before it rules on his client.
Attorney Almost Victim Of Real Estate Scam
ORLANDO, Fla. -- A new scheme could rip off hundreds of thousands of dollars from realtors and it almost happened to an Orlando attorney. She told WFTV Tuesday that a doctor overseas sent her a check to buy a local home, but the check was for too much and that's how the trap is sprung.
Lawyer in Iran Stoning Case Reported Missing
The lawyer representing an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery vanished over the weekend after he faced questioning in the case.
Lawyer: Negatives verified as Ansel Adams' work
A trove of old glass negatives bought at a garage sale for $45 have been authenticated as the lost work of famed nature photographer Ansel Adams and are worth at least $200 million, an attorney for the owner said Tuesday.
Blagojevich Attorney: Gov't Didn?t Prove Case
Ex-Illinois Governor Never Testified at Corruption Trail for Seeking Money in Exchange for Senate Seat Left by Pres. Obama
Blagojevich's lawyer: Ex-governor never intended to bribe
CHICAGO -- Bombastic to the end, his voice shifting from a shout to a whisper and back again, the attorney for former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich disparaged the federal corruption case against his client Tuesday and urged the jury to find him not guilty. United States - Rod Blagojevich - Barack Obama - Lawyer - Governor of Illinois
Blagojevich Attorney: Government Didn't Prove Case
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character -- but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a theatrical closing argument. Sam Adam Jr. told jurors right as he began that he did not call Blagojevich to testify, as he had promised when the trial started, because the government did not ...
Mingo County Attorney Pleads Guilty to Fraud
A Mingo County attorney pleaded guilty Monday for his role is fraudulently obtaining over $119,000 in falsified legal fees.
Atherton city attorney under fire by mayor
The Atherton City Council has not asked City Attorney Wynne S. Furth to reapply for her job, which she has held since February 2009, but such a request could be coming.
DMX Arrested Again, Lawyer Releases Statement
DMX Arrested Again, Lawyer Releases Statement. A lawyer for DMX has confirmed that the rapper surrendered to authorities in Los Angeles today (July 26th) to begin serving a three month prison sentence.
Iranian Lawyer for Woman Condemned to be Stoned Vanishes
Lawyer's family arrested until he turns himself in. Iran - Middle East - Capital punishment - Human rights - Arts and Entertainment
Attorney: Mark Cuban hasn't set timetable on Texas Rangers' decision
Mark Cuban's attorney said Tuesday that his client is still doing his due diligence on the Texas Rangers' finances and has not set a timetable to make a decision as to whether he's going to submit a bid for the team by the court-scheduled Aug. 3 date.
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.
Mingo attorney admits falsifying legal fees
A Mingo County attorney pleaded guilty Monday to fraudulently obtaining more than $119,000 in falsified legal fees. William H. Duty, 56, of Delbarton admitted he committed wire fraud while practicing as a court-appointed attorney in criminal cases pr...
NY attorney general investigating fake nun linked to Brooklyn 'church' with violent past
NEW YORK - New York's attorney general is on the trail of a fake nun who dons a habit and cross to solicit donations for a phony church with a violent past.
NY attorney general investigating fake nun linked to Brooklyn 'church' with violent past
New York's attorney general is on the trail of a fake nun who dons a habit and cross to solicit donations for a phony church with a violent past.
Attorney says Pitino might testify in extortion trial
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- 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.
Blagojevich attorney: He's a talker, not criminal
Rod Blagojevich is insecure, he talks a lot and he's a bad judge of character but he is not a criminal, the ousted Illinois governor's defense attorney told jurors at his corruption trial Tuesday during a theatrical closing argument.
NY attorney general investigating fake nun linked to Brooklyn 'church' with violent past
NEW YORK (AP) New York's attorney general is on the trail of a fake nun who dons a habit and cross to solicit donations for a phony church with a violent past.
Margaret River lawyer disbarred
The Supreme Court has disbarred a Margaret River lawyer sentenced to 7 1/2 years jail for plundering almost $900,000 from a World War II veteran's estate.