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Ohio Attorney General unveils new plan to fight illicit drug use
CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray is joining forces with local sheriff's department to fight illicit drug use in the area.
Lance Armstrong's attorney lashes out at report of anonymous teammate's doping claims
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Lance Armstrong's attorney has lashed out at a report that a former teammate of the seven-time Tour de France champion told investigators Armstrong knew of widespread performance-enhancing drug use on the U.S. Postal Service team.
Court charges wife, lawyer of Sobhraj
AFP/Kathmandu Nepals Supreme Court has charged the lawyer of convicted murderer Charles Sobhraj and her daughter with contempt after they accused two judges of bias against him, a court official said yesterday.
TV Review: Salahi attorney on 'View' clash
Lisa Bloom, who recently signed on as Michaele Salahis attorney, called EW to give her clients version of what happened between the controversial Real Housewives of D.C . cast member and Whoopi Goldberg following the taping of the Aug. 3. episode of The View . Contrary to what Goldberg suggested on the air today , Michaele Salahi never claimed that Whoopi hit her, says Bloom, explaining that ...
Quarles & Brady Attorney Elected President of the Wisconsin Retirement Plan Professionals, Ltd.
Milwaukee - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady is pleased to announce that Kerri A. Hutchison, an attorney in the Firm's Milwaukee office, has been elected president of the Wisconsin Retirement Plan Professionals, Ltd. A board member since 2009, Ms. Hutchison will serve as president for the 2010-2011 year.
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Quarles & Brady Attorney Appointed to a Pair of Wisconsin State Bar Committees
Milwaukee - MILWAUKEE, Wis. (August 5, 2010) The national law firm of Quarles & Brady is pleased to announce that Jane. E. Appleby, an attorney in the Firm's Milwaukee office, has been appointed to two Wisconsin State Bar committees, the State Bar's Diversity Outreach Committee and reinstalled to the State Bar's Professional Ethics Committee.
Wagoner, U.S. Attorney for North Carolina's Middle District, announces resignation
Wagoner, U.S. Attorney for North Carolina's Middle District, announces resignation - The U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of North
Fremont City Attorney Announces Retirement
The Fremont city attorney has announced his retirement.
County attorney, Justice officials at odds over sheriffs investigation
County attorney, Justice officials at odds over sheriffs investigation - Documents released by Alamance County show that Co
Armstrong lawyer labels doping probe "un-American"
Lance Armstrong's lawyer has labeled the probe against the seven-times Tour de France winner "un-American" and a waste of money following fresh claims against the cyclist in the U.S. media.
Tribunal wants lawyer barred for sex with client
The ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT) has recommended a lawyer, who was found guilty of having sex with a client, be struck off the ACT's roll of lawyers.
Embattled city attorney is let go
DOWNEY A divided City Council voted 3-2 last week to fire city attorney Ed Lee, who has been the subject of criticism for his role in legalizing the bloated salaries of administrators and council members in neighboring Bell.
U.S. Attorney Fishman to seek new indictment against Parsippany developer accused of bribery
Ed Murray/The Star-LedgerParsippany builder Edward Mosberg in this 2006 file photo. TRENTON In light of a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling, the U.S. Attorneys Office for New Jersey will seek a new indictment against prominent Parsippany builder Edward Mosberg,...
Danbury man's lawyer seeks records of earlier sex assault
DANBURY-- A judge will decide whether the lawyer for a Danbury man accused of having sex with an underage girl in 2008 can review investigators' reports from an unrelated sexual assault case involving the same victim that occurred two years earlier.
DA From Kingston To Look Into City Attorney Matter
The district attorney from Kingston, Tn., has agreed to look into the issue of whether criminal charges should be brought against City Attorney Mike McMahan as recommended by a state comptroller's report.
Babies in the belly for Roberta Williams and lawyer Zarah Garde-Wilson
GANGLAND widow Roberta Williams and underworld lawyer Zarah Garde-Wilson, both portrayed in Underbelly , are pregnant, the latter awaiting the arrival of twins.
Attorney seeks new hearing for Ferguson
KANSAS CITY Trial attorney Kathleen Zellner is looking for the quickest possible way to get Ryan Ferguson out of prison. That was the gist of her oral arguments before the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Western District on Thursday morning. There, Zellner argued her motion to send Ferguson's murder conviction back to the trial court in Boone County for a reconsideration of evidence, old and ...
SF City Attorney Seeks Injunction Against Visitacion Valley Gangs
SAN FRANCISCO -- The city attorney's announced an effort Thursday to crack down on two warring gangs that it claims have been terrorizing the city's Visitacion Valley neighborhood.
Iranian human rights lawyer seeks asylum
ISTANBUL The lawyer who defended a woman sentenced to death by stoning in Iran is in Istanbul and has applied for asylum in a third country, a source at the United Nations refugee agency said yesterday.
Attorney: Embattled JP could challenge suspension ruling
EDINBURG Hidalgo County Justice of the Peace Mary Alice Palacios is expected to decide today whether she will appeal a suspension order temporarily removing her from the bench, her attorney said Thursday. The State Commission on Judicial Conduct...
Armstrong's attorney lashes out at claim
Lance Armstrong's attorney has lashed out at a report in which one of his former teammates tells investigators that Armstrong knew of widespread drug use
Danbury man's lawyer seeks records of earlier sex assault
DANBURY-- A judge will decide whether the lawyer for a Danbury man accused of having sex with an underage girl in 2008 can review investigators' reports from an unrelated sexual assault case involving the same victim that occurred two years earlier.
Wigginton to replace Cox as U.S. Attorney for Southern District
A Belleville attorney and member of the Southern IllinoisUniversity board of trustees has been unanimously confirmed by theSenate to serve as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District ofIllinois.
Cycle: Armstrong lawyer labels probe "un-American"
Lance Armstrong's lawyer has labeled the probe against the seven-times Tour de France winner "un-American" and a waste of money following fresh claims against the cyclist in the US media
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his client is willing to cooperate with certain elements of the probe.
Lawyer says Arpaio is cooperating with probe
PHOENIX (AP) A lawyer for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue the sheriff for not handing over records in a civil rights investigation is premature. He says Arpaio is willing to cooperate with certain elements of the probe. The Justice Department has been investigating Arpaio's office since March 2009 for alleged discrimination, unconstitutional ...
Lawyer wanted to fight murder charge
Defence lawyer James Hauraney wanted to appeal his client's case being sent to trial, but says he has to follow James Ferguson's wish to resolve his murder charge.[...]
Armstrong's attorney lashes out at accusation by teammate
Lance Armstrong's attorney has lashed out at a report in which one of his former teammates tells investigators that the seven-time Tour de France champion knew of widespread performance-enhancing drug use on the US Postal Service team.
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his...
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his...
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
PHOENIX (AP) A lawyer for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue the sheriff for not handing over records in a civil rights investigation is premature.
Cycle: Armstrong lawyer labels probe "un-American"
Lance Armstrong's lawyer has labelled the probe against the seven-times Tour de France winner "un-American" and a waste of money following fresh claims against the cyclist in the US media
Well-Known Attorney Fights Release Of DUI Arrest Records
Well-known local attorney Anne Bremner is trying to block release of records pertaining to her arrest last month on suspicion of drunken driving.
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his...
Armstrong lawyer labels doping probe un-American
Lance Armstrongs lawyer has labeled the probe against the seven-times Tour de France winner un-American and a waste of money following fresh claims against the cyclist in the U.S media.
Lawyer: Officer in dog park shooting acted in self defense
Humane Society will help police with investigation The off-duty federal police officer who fatally shot a Siberian husky in a Severn dog park Monday has been placed on administrative leave while police investigate the incident, but through his lawyer maintains that he fired his gun in defense of his pet, his wife and himself.
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his client is willing to cooperate with certain elements of the probe.
Sports in brief: Armstrong attorney refutes new report
Times wires Thursday, August 5, 2010 CYCLING Armstrong Attorney denies claims AUSTIN, Texas Lance Armstrong 's attorney criticized a new report that a former teammate of the seven-time Tour de France champion has told investigators Armstrong knew of widespread performance-enhancing drug use on the U.S. Postal Service team. The New York Times reported that a cyclist, who was identified only as ...
R.I. attorney general candidate Archambault has plan to fight mortgage fraud
Attorney general candidate says tough credit market may have worsened problem
Lawyer: Ariz. sheriff is cooperating with probe
A lawyer for an Arizona sheriff known for his efforts against illegal immigrants said Thursday that the U.S. Justice Department's threat to sue over records for its civil rights investigation is premature because his client is willing to cooperate with certain elements of the probe.
Lance's attorney refutes doping allegations
Lance's attorney refutes doping allegations
Lawyer: Officer in dog park shooting acted in self defense
Humane Society will help police with investigation The off-duty federal police officer who fatally shot a Siberian husky in a Severn dog park has been placed on administrative leave while county police investigate the incident, but through his lawyer maintains that he fired his gun in defense of his pet, his wife and himself.
Lance Armstrong's lawyer says new accuser 'not telling the truth'
Lance Armstrongs lawyer has lashed out at a report that a former teammate of the seven-time Tour de France champion told investigators Armstrong knew of widespread performance-enhancing drug use on the U.S. Postal Service team.
SAN MARCOS: Jumping Turtle attorney questions reports of stabbing at club
The attorney representing owners of the Jumping Turtlerestaurant in San Marcos said Thursday that recently disclosedmedical records raise questions about an allegedly violent incidentthat occurred at the business shortly before the city yanked itsentertainment permit in February.
Purdon confirmed as US attorney for North Dakota
Bismarck attorney Timothy Purdon will be North Dakota's next U.S. attorney. The Senate confirmed Purdon's nomination, along with 16 other U.S. attorney and U.S. marshal nominees, by voice votes tonight.
Attorney in Prop. 8 case lauds justice system, sees longer court fight
Rejection of marriage ban reaffirms nation's founding principles, plaintiffs' attorney says.
Lawyer: Federal police officer in dog park shooting acted in self defense
Humane Society will help police with investigation The off-duty federal police officer who fatally shot a Siberian husky in a Severn dog park has been placed on administrative leave while county police investigate the incident, but through his lawyer maintains that he fired his gun in defense of his pet, his wife and himself.
Lawyer: Decision a victory for values
David Boies told a sympathetic crowd at the Commonwealth Club of California that he believes the American system of justice worked well this week. �� Counties await go-ahead to issue licenses | Ruling appealed | Special Section �� Same-sex marriage advocates celebrate in Oakland
Attorney in Prop. 8 case lauds justice system, sees longer court fight
Rejection of marriage ban reaffirms nation's founding principles, plaintiffs' attorney says