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Michael Jackson - Jackson Lawyer Condemns China Auction
A lawyer representing MICHAEL JACKSON's family has condemned plans for a memorabilia auction in China in October (10) - insisting the late superstar "would be turning in...
Photographer cut out of L'Oreal heiress's will: lawyer
Celebrity photographer Francois-Marie Banier is no longer beneficiary of the will of L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, France's richest woman, her lawyer said today.
Canyon News - Licensed Attorney Arrested In Sex Sting
NORTH HOLLYWOOD—A North Hollywood attorney licensed with the State of California Bar Association was arrested Tuesday, August 17, for the felony attempted sexual exploitation of a minor.
Modi's lawyer hits back at BCCI chief Manohar
Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Lalit Modi's lawyer today hit out at Cricket Board President Shashank Manohar for calling the suspended IPL chairman a "liar" and said his client had not made any accusations of fixing player's auction against BCCI secretary N Srinivasan.
Lawyer condemns Jackson auction
A lawyer representing Michael Jackson's family has condemned plans for a memorabilia auction in China in October.
Hernando consultant advises doing a time study of county attorney's office
By Barbara Behrendt, Times Staff Writer Saturday, August 28, 2010 BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County's purchasing consultant is recommending that a time study of the county attorney's office be conducted before the county requests proposals from other lawyers interested in providing the county with legal services. The recommendation by consultant Lisa Hammond mirrors a suggestion made by the focus ...
Lawyer condemns Jackson auction
A lawyer representing Michael Jackson's family has condemned plans for a memorabilia auction in China in October.
Paris Hilton Hires Top Las Vegas Lawyer
Filed under: Paris Hilton , Celebrity Justice Paris Hilton has hired one of the premiere lawyers in Las Vegas to defend her in her cocaine possession arrest ... TMZ has learned. Hilton immediately snagged attorney David Chesnoff , a famous Vegas lawyer who has represented a slew of celebs including… Read more
Paris Hilton 'hires top Vegas lawyer'
Paris Hilton hires a top Vegas lawyer after allegedly being caught with cocaine by police.
Local U.S. attorney general's office subpoenas McNeil records
Johnson & Johnson has announced the U.S. Attorney General's Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has subpoenaed documents from McNeil Consumer Healthcare in regard to this year's multiple product recalls.
L'Oreal Heiress Bettencourt Cuts Photographer From Will, Lawyer Tells AFP
L’Oreal SA heiress Liliane Bettencourt cut her photographer friend Francois-Marie Banier from her will last month, Agence France-Presse reported, citing her lawyer.
Ex-paralegal: Heiress gave a lot to lawyer
NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- A former paralegal for a New York lawyer says his star client, heiress to a copper fortune, once gave his granddaughter a $10,000 dollhouse. New York - Paralegal - New York City - United States - Lawyer
Corporate lawyer leads seven-member AWARE Board
SINGAPORE: Singapore's leading women's rights advocacy group AWARE said it had begun a new phase of growth and service.
Attorney reviews Hilltop development proposal in Cedar Grove
The Cedar Grove Township Council will invite representatives from developer K. Hovnanian and the Essex County Executive to the next public meeting at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13 to get further clarification on the pending offer from the developer to construct a 464-unit housing complex on parcel five of the Hilltop property, the site of the old county psychiatric hospital.
Modi's lawyer hits back at BCCI chief Manohar
Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Lalit Modi's lawyer today hit out at Cricket Board President Shashank Manohar for calling the suspended IPL chairman a "liar" and said his client had not made any accusations of fixing player's auction against BCCI secretary N Srinivasan.
Lawyer criticises Manohar for calling Modi 'liar'
Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Lalit Modi's lawyer today lashed out at BCCI President Shahshank Manohar for calling the suspended IPL Chairman a "liar" and said that he should stop defending Board secretary N Srinivasan and take action instead.
Attorney For Minnesotan Male Arraigned With Assisting Suicides Raises The Defense Of Mental Sickness
Washington, August 28, 2010 : William Melchert-Dinkel happens to be a former nurse of Minnesota. He had been arraigned with goading two individuals to slaughter themselves through online dialogues.
Attorney: Zoners violated Sunshine Act in LM
Two days after he called in township police to remove a TV cameraman from a hearing, Lower Merion zoning-board Chairman Kenneth Aaron explained the action and said the board will continue to prohibit the use of cameras and other recording devices during parts of its sessions.
Attorney: HS principals rebuffed attempt to stop webcam monitoring
A lawyer in the webcam suit against the Lower Merion School District has asked a judge for a second time to have the district pay $418,000 in fees associated with the plaintiffs’ costs.
Fired election administrator's attorney demands 'due process' from commission
A letter from a former election administrator's attorney to the Rutherford County Election Commission asserts the former administrator's right to "due process," while calling for the resignation of every election commissioner.
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Former Louisiana Attorney General Announce Investigation into Omnicare, Inc. - OCR
NEW ORLEANS----Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC announce the commencement of an investigation into Omnicare, Inc. to determine whether it has violated federal securities laws by issuing false and misleading statements to its shareholders.
Paris Hilton's Lawyer: Don't Rush to Judgment
Filed under: Paris Hilton , Celebrity Justice Paris Hilton 's lawyer, David Chernoff , just released this statement regarding Paris' arrest: " Paris Hilton was released this morning on her own recognizance. This matter will be dealt with in the courts not in the media and I encourage people not to… Read more
City Attorney Herrera Announces Run For SF Mayor
SF City Attorney Dennis Herrera officially entered the San Francisco mayoral race Friday morning after sending a message announcing his intent to his Facebook followers.
Afghan deputy attorney general forced to retire
A top Afghan prosecutor who has complained that the attorney general and others are blocking corruption cases against high-ranking government officials said Saturday that he had been forced into retirement.
Afghan deputy attorney general forced to retire
KABUL - A top Afghan prosecutor who has complained that the attorney general and others are blocking corruption cases against high-ranking government officials said Saturday that he had been forced into retirement.
Woman sentenced to death by stoning denied visits from lawyer, family
The Iranian woman awaiting possible execution by stoning was denied visits from her family and attorney this week, just days after her lawyer's home was ransacked and searched.
Afghan deputy attorney general forced to retire
A top Afghan prosecutor who has complained that the attorney general and others are blocking corruption cases against high-ranking government officials said Saturday that he had been forced into retirement.
Afghan deputy attorney general forced to retire
A top Afghan prosecutor who has complained that the attorney general and others are blocking corruption cases against high-ranking government officials said Saturday that he had been forced into retirement.
Bill Schuette wins Republican attorney general nomination; He likely faces Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton in ...
EAST LANSING, Michigan -- Former congressman Bill Schuette won the Republican nomination in the state attorney general race.Schuette defeated Senate Majority Leader Mike Bishop 1,092 votes to 971 votes. A majority of 1,032 was required to win the nomination.Schuette will...
Lawyer: Don't Judge Paris Hilton on Drug Bust Yet
The heiress strikes a stylish pose for her latest mug shot
Paris Hilton released after cocaine arrest: lawyer
Socialite, celebrity TV and Web site favorite Paris Hilton has been released by Las Vegas police after her arrest for possessing cocaine on Friday night, her lawyer said on Saturday.
Paris Hilton released after cocaine arrest: lawyer
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Socialite, celebrity TV and Web site favorite Paris Hilton has been released by Las Vegas police after her arrest for possessing cocaine on Friday night, her lawyer said on Saturday.
Attorney edges out Mike Bishop in attorney general nomination
Midland attorney Bill Schuette won the nomination for Michigan Attorney General, squeaking out a 1,072 to 971 victory over state Sen. Mike Bishop, R-Rochester.
Todd Spitzer says district attorney fired him
Todd Spitzer, who aspires to be Orange County's next top prosecutor and was viewed as the likely successor of District Attorney Tony Rackauckas, said he was fired from the law-enforcement agency. Susan Kang Schroeder, chief of staff for Rackauckas,...
Lawyer's silence golden to Tiger Woods in divorce case
Lawyer's silence golden to Tiger Woods in divorce case
Attorney accused of larceny, pays $2M to victims
A local attorney has admitted to stealing more than $2 million from his clients. Patrick Reidy had been accused of stealing money from real estate closings and using it to support his lifestyle, rather than to pay off mortgages and other loans.
Lawyer's silence golden to Tiger Woods in divorce case
Lawyer's silence golden to Tiger Woods in divorce case
Gallo attorney to try high court
SANTA ANA – The attorney for a man accused of murder in the death of Angel's pitcher Nick Adenhart and two others says she will make a last-ditch effort to get the case moved out of Orange County by appealing to the state Supreme Court. Attorney...
Lundy lawyer confirms conviction appeal
Mark Lundy's is set to challenge his double murder conviction for a second time.
SJC ruling hovers over 2002 Cape slaying case
A lawyer for a trash collector convicted of the notorious 2002 murder and rape of a fashion writer on Cape Cod says a recent ruling by the state’s highest court in another murder case indicates that the justices may overturn his client’s conviction. Murder - Lawyer - United States - Rape - Writer
Judge: Anderson attorney must pay former client $270,000
There’s a penalty for missing deadlines. For an Anderson attorney, that penalty — as handed down by a Madison County judge last week — is to pay every cent his client would have won in a lawsuit.
Paris Hilton released after cocaine arrest: lawyer
LOS ANGELES – Socialite, celebrity TV and Web site favorite Paris Hilton has been released by Las Vegas police after her arrest for possessing cocaine on Friday night, her lawyer said on Saturday.
Andrew Thomas loses ground to Tom Horne in Arizona attorney general race
Voting trends in the Republican primary for attorney general switched again Saturday as front-runner Tom Horne increased his lead over Andrew Thomas.
Modi's lawyer hits back at BCCI chief Manohar
Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Lalit Modi's lawyer today hit out at Cricket Board President Shashank Manohar for calling the suspended IPL chairman a "liar" and said his client had not made any accusations of fixing player's auction against BCCI secretary N Srinivasan.
Lawyer criticises Manohar for calling Modi 'liar'
Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Lalit Modi's lawyer today lashed out at BCCI President Shahshank Manohar for calling the suspended IPL Chairman a "liar" and said that he should stop defending Board secretary N Srinivasan and take action instead.
Jacksonville Lawyer Blogs Letters to Free American Prisoner in North Korea
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The fourth American in a year arrested for trespassing in North Korea returned to the U.S. Friday. Aijalon Gomes had been teaching English in South Korea for two years when he crossed the border and was arrested.
Attorney: Zoners violated Sunshine Act in LM
Two days after he called in township police to remove a TV cameraman from a hearing, Lower Merion zoning-board Chairman Kenneth Aaron explained the action and said the board will continue to prohibit the use of cameras and other recording devices during parts of its sessions.
Attorney: HS principals rebuffed attempt to stop webcam monitoring
A lawyer in the webcam suit against the Lower Merion School District has asked a judge for a second time to have the district pay $418,000 in fees associated with the plaintiffs’ costs.
Paris Hilton released after cocaine arrest: lawyer
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Socialite, celebrity TV and Web site favorite Paris Hilton has been released by Las Vegas police after her arrest for possessing cocaine on Friday night, her lawyer said on Saturday.
Lawyer in Sanders case says it is highlight of career
Lawyer in Sanders case says it is highlight of career