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Kim Kardashian - Kardashians Lawyer Alerts Police To Stalkers Twitter Rants
A lawyer for KIM KARDASHIAN is putting Los Angeles authorities on alert amid concerns a man banned from contacting the socialite has breached his restraining order by...
Kardashian's lawyer alerts police to stalker's Twitter rants
A lawyer for Kim Kardashian is putting Los Angeles authorities on alert amid concerns a man banned from contacting the socialite has breached his restraining order by 'tweeting' her sister and boyfriend.
Kardashian's lawyer alerts police to stalker's rants on Twitter
A lawyer for Kim Kardashian is putting Los Angeles police on alert amid concerns a man banned from contacting the socialite has breached his restraining order.
Attorney: Lorenzen's Wright's ex-wife waiting like everyone else in search for killer
Coleman Garrett, the attorney for Lorenzen Wright's ex-wife, Sherra, said Monday he and his client are waiting just like everybody else to find out who is responsible for the basketball star's death.
Attorney General Issues Discretionary Review Of Hasch Conviction
The Kentucky attorney general's office has filed a discretionary review of the case of a Bullitt County woman serving a sentence for the death of her husband.
Connecticut Attorney General Wants To Make Sure Amazon, Apple Arent Cutting Sweetheart Deals With E-Book Publishers
The Connecticut attorney general, Richard Blumenthal, has opened up an investigation into whether or not the deals Amazon and Apple have cut with publishers for the sale of e-books have violated any sort of rules of regulations. The fear is that the deals Amazon and Apple have worked out with top publishers may lock out other companies from entering the e-book business.
Refugee lawyer changes rejected
IMMIGRATION authorities have rebuffed proposals to overhaul the regulation of lawyers who practice as migration agents.
Attorney General candidate Richard Brodsky urges probe of electric costs
ALBANY, N.Y. -- A candidate for attorney general said today the office has the power to investigate and reform how wholesale electricity rates are set in New York, a process that he said now costs consumers $2.2 billion a year...
US Supreme Court asked to halt Guantanamo trial
A military defense lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
DNA Collecting 'Chilling' Tactic, Attorney Says
The Lancaster County Attorney's Office preserves DNA evidence of an unknown burglar in a move that has worried at least one defense attorney.
Connecticut attorney general: Apple, Amazon block lower e-book prices
HARTFORD, Conn. Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal says Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. are trying to stop competitors from offering lower e-book prices. Blumenthal announced Monday that his office is investigating agreements made by the two companies that deter...
Military defence lawyer asks US Supreme Court to halt trial for Guantanamo's youngest detainee
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A military defence lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
Lady Gaga confesses to 'occasional' cocaine use; Lindsay Lohan's lawyer slams bipolar reports; Justin Bieber to ...
Lady Gaga confesses to 'occasional' cocaine use; Lindsay Lohan's lawyer slams bipolar reports; Justin Bieber to publish his memoirs Lindsay Lohan - Bipolar disorder - Health - Mental Health - Disorders
Military defense lawyer asks US Supreme Court to halt trial for Guantanamo's youngest detainee
A military defense lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
Raymond Franklin Peake Killed Lawyer And Wanted Guns To Overthrow Government, Say Police
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP)-- A prison guard accused of shooting a lawyer to death at a gun range told police he found the man dead and stole his rifle so it could be used by an extremist group bent on overthrowing the U.S. government, court records show.
Military defence lawyer asks US Supreme Court to halt Omar Khadr's trial
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A military defence lawyer for Omar Khadr says that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
US Supreme Court asked to halt Guantanamo trial
A military defense lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay. War crime - Supreme Court of the United States - United States - US Supreme Court - Guantanamo Bay
Lawyer's error scuppers ANZ class action
It might�have been a fat-finger moment, but when a US lawyer typed ''2007'' instead of ''2008'' it earned a blistering rap from a New York judge - and cost him thousands of dollars.
Former defense attorney Ron Plunkett pleads guilty to drug charges in 2006 overdose death
A former Brighton defense attorney accused of paying for and transporting the heroin that caused the death of an Ypsilanti woman in 2006 pleaded guilty today to drug charges. Ronald James Plunkett, 53, pleaded guilty this afternoon in Washtenaw County......
Lawyer's error scuppers ANZ class action
It might�have been a fat-finger moment, but when a US lawyer typed ''2007'' instead of ''2008'' it earned a blistering rap from a New York judge - and cost him thousands of dollars.
Military defence lawyer asks US Supreme Court to halt Omar Khadr's trial
A military defence lawyer for Omar Khadr says that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
Military defence lawyer asks US Supreme Court to halt trial for Guantanamo's youngest detainee
A military defence lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
Lawyer's error scuppers ANZ class action
It might�have been a fat-finger moment, but when a US lawyer typed ''2007'' instead of ''2008'' it earned a blistering rap from a New York judge - and cost him thousands of dollars.
US Supreme Court asked to halt Guantanamo trial
A military defense lawyer said Monday that he has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the upcoming war crimes trial of the youngest detainee at Guantanamo Bay.
Milloy reunites with Carroll 11 years later
Lawyer Milloy is shuffling to the side. He's waving his arms. He's grooving to the rap music that is blaring yet again during a Seahawks practice run by new coach Pete Carroll. A minute later, the 36-year-old is on the sidelines tutoring rookie safety Earl Thomas while holding a play card in his hand.
Attorney accused in real estate swindle
A decorated World War II veteran who hoped to move into a retirement community with his war buddies was allegedly swindled out of his Chicago home by a son and daughter-in-law who were aided by a Tinley Park attorney now facing state sanctions. In a series of transactions, Angelo Biondo's oldest son, Bernard, and Bernard's wife, Sharon, gained control of and sold Biondo's home, had him purchase ...
Fathers Day: Local lawyer gears up for epic bike ride in honour of her Dad
For the first time, Erin Easingwood is participating in Ride to Conquer Cancer, a two-day bicycle trek from Vancouver to Seattle.
Milloy reunites with Carroll 11 years later
Lawyer Milloy is shuffling to the side. He's waving his arms. He's grooving to the rap music that is blaring yet again during a Seahawks practice run by new coach Pete Carroll.
Lawyer blackmail trial under way
A jury has been sworn in for the trial of an Auckland man who is accused of blackmailing his lawyer.
Auckland man accused of blackmailing lawyer
A jury has been sworn in for the trial of an Auckland man who is accused of blackmailing his lawyer.
Trial for man accused of blackmailing lawyer
A jury has been sworn in for the trial of an Auckland man who is accused of blackmailing his lawyer.Paul Desmond Currie, 45, faces one charge of blackmail after he allegedly threatened to expose his lawyer when he lost $200,000...
Akld man accused of blackmailing his lawyer
A jury has been sworn in for the trial of an Auckland man who is accused of blackmailing his lawyer
Khadr's lawyer seeks to halt military trial
An American military lawyer for Omar Khadr filed an emergency petition with the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to try to halt the Canadian's upcoming trial at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Connecticut attorney gen. probes digital book deal
The attorney general of the state of Connecticut has announced that he is investigating whether Apple and Amazon digital book deals with publishers thwart market competition.
Attorney charged with crime, rock-star friend tags along
There is an unusual twist to this one. He brought his rock-star best friend with him. OKLAHOMA CITY -- We have new details in the case of three high-profile attorneys facing criminal charges in connection with a police bribery scheme from 2007. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater charged three Oklahoma City attorneys with crimes after an investigation taking more than 2 years. David ...
Khadr's lawyer attempts to delay trial
The court-appointed lawyer for Canadian terror suspect Omar Khadr wants the U.S. Supreme Court to stop Khadrs soon-to-be started trial for several war crimes.
Milloy reunites with Carroll 11 years later
Lawyer Milloy is shuffling to the side. He's waving his arms. He's grooving to the rap music that is blaring yet again during a Seahawks practice run by new coach Pete Carroll.
City administrator stays on, attorney asked to re-negotiate contract
A special meeting in Lake Ozark Monday night ended with a motion for the city's attorney to discuss and re-negotiate a contract with City Administrator Dave Van Dee. The motion was approved 5 to 1 with Alderwoman Susan Drummond as the lone 'no' vote.
Suspended lawyer fined
A LAWYER was fined a total of $6,000 on Monday for forging two draft court judgments in favour of a friend and business partner. Dixon Ng Bock Hoh, 45, who stopped practice in 2008 and now does part-time teaching, admitted to two charges of making the court judgments, stamped 'Draft', with the intention of causing them to be believed that Mr Ng Swee How of JCV Consultants had obtained judgments ...
Milloy starting, coaching, leading raw Seahawks secondary while reuniting with Carroll
Seattle Seahawks' Lawyer Milloy, left, talks with Jamar Adams on the sidelines during an NFL football practice Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, in Renton, Wash. In 1999, Pete Carroll was struck with how hard and how smart Milloy played safety for him when he coached New England.
Khadr's lawyer attempts to delay trial
OTTAWA The court-appointed lawyer for Canadian terror suspect Omar Khadr wants the U.S. Supreme Court to stop Khadr's soon-to-be started trial for several war crimes. U.S. Army lawyer Lt. Col. Jon Jackson argued that the military commissions set up at the Guantanamo Bay U.S.[...]
Milloy reunites with Carroll 11 years later
Lawyer Milloy is shuffling to the side. He's waving his arms. He's grooving to the rap music that is blaring yet again during a Seahawks practice run by new coach Pete Carroll.
Khadr's lawyer attempts to delay trial
The court-appointed lawyer for Canadian terror suspect Omar Khadr wants the U.S. Supreme Court to stop Khadr's soon-to-be started trial for several war crimes.
Milloy reunites with Carroll 11 years later
Lawyer Milloy is shuffling to the side. He's waving his arms. He's grooving to the rap music that is blaring yet again during a Seahawks practice run by new coach Pete Carroll.
Prominent Falls attorney was loan arranger in Anello public corruption case
�A prominent Niagara Falls attorney has been identified as an unindicted co-conspirator in the public corruption case against former Falls mayor Vince Anello.
Lawyer petitions Supreme Court about youngest Gitmo detainee
The youngest detainee at the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detention facility is to be tried next week by a military commission -- with a life sentence as one possible outcome -- and now his lawyer has gone to the U.S. Supreme Court to try to stop it.
Joshua Barnes' murder trial could be delayed, attorney wants judge recused
A murder trial in Tyler might be delayed. Attorney Thad Davidson represents Joshua Barnes, who is accused of stabbing a man to death during a fight last year at a Smith County deputy's house.
Some question attorney general Mike Cox's timing on film studio Hangar42 charges, on eve of primary election
Cox spokesman said questioning the timing is "ridiculous. You file charges when you have evidence."
Attorney accused of real estate swindle
Allegedly helped son and daughter-in-law seize home from decorated veteran A decorated World War II veteran who hoped to move into a retirement community with his war buddies was allegedly swindled out of his Chicago home by a son and daughter-in-law who were aided by a Tinley Park attorney now facing state sanctions.
Khadr's lawyer seeks to halt military trial
An American military lawyer for Omar Khadr filed an emergency petition with the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to try to halt the Canadian's upcoming trial at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.