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Big business lawyer says anti-HST campaign a waste of money
Comparing the grass-roots campaign to overturn the HST to potheads, a lawyer representing big business says their efforts have been a waste of money and time because the Legislature of B.C. cant eliminate the tax.
Lawyer says SC mom accused of killing sons is remorseful
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - The attorney for a South Carolina woman accused of suffocating her two young sons and staging an accident to cover it up says she's remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister.
Lawyer: Mom Accused of Killing Kids Remorseful
S.C. Mother Accused of Suffocating 2 Young Sons and Staging Accident to Cover It Up Makes Court Appearance
Lawyer: Mom accused of killing sons remorseful
The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and staging an accident to cover it up says she's remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday.
Lawyer says American Lori Berenson has turned self in to police after a court ordered arrest
Lawyer says American Lori Berenson has turned self in to police after a court ordered arrest.
Girls Gone Wild Lawyer Cautions Piranha 3D
The lawyer for Girls Gone Wild creator Joe Francis has warned the makers of Piranha 3D that he'll sue if he feels his client has been maligned by Jerry O'Connell's character.
Stradley Ronon Attorney Appointed as Editor-in-Chief of The Philadelphia Lawyer
PHILADELPHIA -- Stradley Ronon attorney Kim R. Jessum has been appointed as editor-in-chief of The P...
Sypher Attorney: Key Witnesses Committed Perjury
Karen Sypher's attorney said he's received information key witnesses against his client may have committed perjury.
Attorney: I was tailed during Thomas probe
The attorney who was appointed by the Arizona Supreme Court to investigate the conduct of former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Deputy County Attorney Lisa Aubuchon has been followed by private investigators, the attorney said.
Lawyer Says S.C. Mom Accused Of Killing Sons Is Remorseful
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and staging an accident to cover it up says she's remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday. "She's tearful, as anybody would be under these circumstances," defense attorney Carl B. Grant said after a brief hearing in Orangeburg. "She's been very sad, very remorseful about ...
B.C. lawyer compares anti-HST protesters to potheads
Comparing the grass-roots campaign to overturn the HST to potheads, a lawyer representing big business says their efforts have been a waste of money and time because the Legislature of B.C. cant eliminate the tax.
Lawyer: S.C. Mom Remorseful Over Deaths Of Boys
The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and staging an accident to cover it up says she's remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday. (Aug. 18)
Lawyer caught smuggling diamonds
A Brantford, Ont., lawyer caught trying to smuggle diamond rings worth $20,000 into Canada received one year's probation.
Lawyer caught smuggling diamonds
A Brantford, Ont., lawyer caught trying to smuggle diamond rings worth $20,000 into Canada received one years probation.
Defense Attorney Slams Media over Coverage of Alleged Child Abuse Case
Defense attorney says fair judicial process and presumption of innocence is compromised by online press reports and public comments.
Prop 8 Lawyer, 9/11 Widower Ted Olson Defends Obama on Cordoba House [Cordoba House]
# cordobahouse There's more " Ground Zero mosque " news today! Here's Prop 8 lawyer Ted Olson , whose wife Barbara was killed on 9/11 (while he was Solicitor General), on the Islamic community center saga: "I think probably the president was right about this." More��
High-profile Seattle attorney charged with DUI
SEATTLE - Seattle attorney Anne Bremner has been charged with driving under the influence. Bremner, a well-known defense attorney who is often seen on TV offering legal analysis, was arrested on June 4. The King County Sheriff's Office said a deputy saw her driving down the road with a flat tire and pulled her over. He determined that she had been drinking. Bremner claims her symptoms were not ...
Montville lawyer who refused drug test after possession charge remains free on bail
Google MapsA map view of Montville, where a lawyer is charged with possessing drugs. MONTVILLE After being terminated from the pretrial intervention program two weeks ago, a lawyer from Montville has missed a court appearance and refused to take...
Lawyer says teacher accused of having sex with student waived hearing 'to get right with the Lord'
Lawyer says he is working on a possible plea agreement for the South Christian teacher.
Ex-Mobile lawyer J. Gullatte Hunter charged with federal crimes accusing him of theft, forgery
MOBILE, Ala. -- A former lawyer accused of stealing more than $90,000 from the estate of a client's husband and forging another client's signature to obtain another $73,500 now faces federal charges.
Commissioner's Lawyer Wants Attorney General On Case
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -- The lawyer defending Mildred Fernandez on bribery and racketeering charges said he wants Florida's attorney general to take over her case. Her attorney, Tony Suarez, made the announcement during a news conference at his Orange County office Wednesday afternoon.
Brownsville attorney headed to prison for fraud
A district court judge on Wednesday sentenced a Brownsville attorney to six years in state prison for defrauding more than a dozen clients on cases he handled. Phillip J. Stein, 47, pleaded guilty earlier this year to four counts of theft for...
Former District Attorney Indicted
JIM WELLS COUNTY - Former District Attorney Joe Frank Garza has been indicted on charges that he used drug forfeiture funds for his personal financial benefit. Garza is accused of misusing over $200,000 between January 2002 and December 2008. The indictment accuses Garza of paying himself and employees of his office hundreds of thousands of dollars during that time period. Permalink | Play Video ...
Attorney: SC mom charged with killing toddlers deserves presumption of innocence.
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - An attorney for an Orangeburg woman accused of killing her young sons and sending their bodies into a river in a car says she deserves the presumption of innocence.
Attorney General will step in to end speculation over David Kelly death
The Attorney General has signalled that he is prepared to intervene in the controversy over the death of Dr David Kelly, admitting that those who doubted his suicide "may have a valid point".
NY son of jailed radical lawyer in legal run-in
Associated Press - August 18, 2010 6:26 PM ET NEW YORK (AP) - For years, the radical lawyer Lynne Stewart was a thorn in the government's side, until a New York judge sent her to prison for...
Attorney general Troy King briefs Alabama Personnel Board on lawsuit
State Personnel Director Jackie Graham said Attorney General Troy King asked them not to discuss the meeting with media.
Lawyer: Expect 'powerful' statement from Supreme Court on Westboro case
Sean Summers, lead attorney for Albert Snyder in his U.S. Supreme Court case against Westboro Baptist Church, said today he's heard people predicting how the justices will rule.
Mildred Fernandez's attorney wants Lawson Lamar off case
The attorney for suspended Orange County Commissioner Mildred Fernandez said Wednesday he wants Gov. Charlie Crist to remove Orange-Osceola State Attorney Lawson Lamar from his client's case because of political conflicts.
Fernandez' Attorney Wants Case Taken Over
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -- Suspended Orange County Commissioner Mildred Fernandez's attorney has sent a letter to Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum asking that his office take over the conspiracy case against her.
Local U.S. attorney generals office subpoenas McNeil records
The U.S. Attorney Generals Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has subpoenaed documents from McNeil Consumer Healthcare in regard to this years multiple product recalls, Johnson & Johnson announced last week.
Lawyer: Missing exhibits solidify Latrobe man's innocence
The attorney for a Latrobe man convicted 24 years ago of a double homicide contends that alleged "missing" trial exhibits are further evidence his client was wrongly convicted.
Lindsay Lohan's Lawyer -- No Decision ... Yet
Filed under: Lindsay Lohan , Celebrity Justice , Shawn Chapman Holley The Lindsay Lohan unscheduled court hearing is over, and according to LiLo's lawyer, Shawn Chapman Holley , nothing has been decided yet in terms of when Lindsay will get out of UCLA . TMZ broke the story ... lawyers went to court today and we're told it Read more
Lawyer: SC mom accused of killing sons remorseful
The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and trying to cover it up by staging an accident says she is remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday.
County Attorney gets appointment to judgeship
BY PAM BRANNON Gulf Breeze News [email protected] Santa Rosa County government is looking for a new attorney. Thomas Dannheisser has served as the Santa Rosa County attorney since 1986 but will soon have a new job. Last week, Gov. Charlie Crist promoted Dannheisser to a judgeship in Escambia County. So Santa Rosa County has begun advertising for someone to fill ...
B.C. lawyer says anti-HST campaign is a 'waste of time and money'
A lawyer representing big business says their efforts have been a waste of money and time because the Legislature of B.C. cant eliminate the tax.
Limestone County attorney accused of possessing child porn
A�Limestone County attorney�is out of jail on bond after he was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly possessing child pornography.
Attorney in bar association probe was tailed
PHOENIX (AP) A Colorado attorney investigating the ethical conduct of former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and one of his former deputies says he has been followed by private investigators. The Arizona Republic reported Wednesday that John Gleason confirmed that he was tailed during his trips to Phoenix. Thomas and his former deputy Lisa Aubuchon are the subject of a probe that was ...
Lawyer: SC mom accused of killing sons remorseful
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and trying to cover it up by staging an accident says she is remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday.
NEWS UPDATE: Attorney charged in connection with alleged money laundering
Danilo T. Aguilar, who is licensed to practice as an attorney on Guam and in Saipan, has been charged in federal court in connection with money laundering.
Attorney: South Carolina mom accused of killing sons remorseful
ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and trying to cover it up by staging an accident says she is remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday.
PI follows Thomas investigation attorney
The attorney was brought in to investigate possible unethical behavior by County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Deputy County Attorney Lisa Aubuchon related to their prosecution of Maricopa County supervisors.
Local U.S. attorney generals office subpoenas McNeil records
The U.S. Attorney Generals Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has subpoenaed documents from McNeil Consumer Healthcare in regard to this years multiple product recalls, Johnson & Johnson announced last week.
Lawyer says raids 'political'
UPDATE 4pm: THE timing of a police raid on the Kurdish Association's hall this morning has been branded a political stunt.
Lawyer: SC mom accused of killing sons remorseful
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) The mother accused of suffocating her two young sons and trying to cover it up by staging an accident says she is remorseful and has been speaking with the family minister, her attorney said Wednesday.
Attorney arrested on child porn chages
Donald Phillips, a former Limestone County assistant district attorney, was charged with one count of possession of child pornography Wednesday in Navarro County.
Attorney wants service agency verdict overturned
An attorney for Luzerne County Children and Youth Services asked a federal judge this week to overturn a $219,000 award to a Wilkes-Barre woman who claimed the agency improperly denied foster care payments after she started taking care of her sister's ch
Attorney General Steps In Over Kelly Affair
The Attorney General says he would consider going to the High Court to request a new inquest into Dr David Kelly's death if new evidence was presented.
Queen Elizabeth honours M'sian lawyer for community work
MELBOURNE : When Malaysian lawyer Lim Chuen Ren arrived here in 1988, he was surprised to see that the Asian community, especially the Chinese, did not have much financial resources and it was expensive to buy Asian produce.
Attorney who subpoenaed Rick Scott delays deposition
Steven Andrews, the attorney who slapped Rick Scott with a subpoena last week, has told the GOP gubernatorial candidate's campaign that he is delaying the deposition he had initially scheduled for Friday.