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Attorney: JetBlue Attendant Slater Resigned
New York, NY (AP) — A flight attendant who captured America's attention when he told off a plane full of passengers and then slid down an emergency chute resigned from...
Lawyer: Iran Woman Lashed 99 Times Could Be Stoned to Death Soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon with the end of ...
Edward M. Swartz, at 76; lawyer fought for toy safety
Boston lawyer Edward M. Swartz, a product safety advocate who garnered national headlines with his annual list of the 10 toys he deemed most dangerous, died Saturday from congestive heart failure at his home in the Brookline section of Chestnut Hill. He was 76. Boston - Brookline Massachusetts - Heart failure - Health - Chestnut Hill Massachusetts
Lawyer: Iran stoning woman has been whipped
Contradictory reports swirled around an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned to death for adultery, with one Iranian lawyer saying Monday she had been whipped 99 times for another alleged offense, but another casting doubt on it.
Attorney general candidate targets guns
State attorney general candidate Eric Schneiderman’s “Justice on Main Street” slogan seemed eerily relevant Sunday as he spoke about gun violence to a crowd on Buffalo’s East Side.
Attorney General
Name: Eric Dinallo Age: 47 Party Affiliation: Democrat Occupation: Ethics Professor, Stern School of Business at New York University
Lawyer: Iran woman could be stoned to death soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon with the end of a moratorium on death...
Fitchburg woman sentenced to one year in jail for theft
AYER -- The lawyer for a Fitchburg cleaning woman who stole a church caretaker's credit card and used it to rack up more than $4,000 in debt said her client suffers from a form of kleptomania, which accounts for her five-page record of theft and
Lawyer: Iran woman could be stoned to death soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon with the end of a moratorium on death...
Jeff Wood's attorney no longer on his Marathon County case
The lawmaker now has a month to find a new attorney if he wants one.
Slater Lawyer Says Flight Attendant Quit Job At JetBlue
The lawyer for notorious JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater says his client was not fired by the airline, he quit.
Dems Vying For Attorney General Nomination To Square Off In Debate
Tomorrow night, NY1 is hosting a debate between the five Democrats hoping to become the state attorney general.
Ex-Bolivian president to appeal defamation sentencing, attorney says
Former Bolivian President Jorge Quiroga will appeal his prison sentence of nearly three years for defaming a bank, his attorney said Sunday.
Judge: Lower Merion must pay attorney in laptop case
On Monday Lower Merion School District was ordered by Senior U.S. District Judge Jan E. DuBois to pay attorney Mark Haltzman his fees and costs in a civil case involving allegations school officials improperly used webcam-enabled laptops to spy on students.
Grand jury not targeting Deal, his lawyer says
No federal grand jury is investigating former Congressman Nathan Deal , contrary to published reports and numerous ads by his opponents, the lawyer for the Republican gubernatorial candidate says.
Lawyer says Iranian woman could be stoned soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction says he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon. Javid Houtan Kian says a moratorium on death sentences for Ramadan is running out with the... Iran - Stoning - Middle East - Adultery - Newspaper
Uffer attorney presses for Biane deposition
The attorney representing former San Bernardino County Administrative Officer Mark Uffer in a lawsuit says he will ask the court to compel Supervisor Paul Biane to give a deposition if one isn t scheduled soon.
Lawyer, Scholar to Give Addresses at VMI
LEXINGTON, Va. (Sept. 6, 2010) - Morris Dees, co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, will help kick off the 2010-11 academic year at VMI by giving its convocation address, “With Justice for All,” at 11:15 a.m. on Sept. 13 in Cameron Hall. A second talk on New Zealand and the First World War will take place at 7:45 p.m. on Sept. 15 in the Turman Room of Preston Library.
Lawyer Snapshot: Lacy L. Brinson
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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.
Attorney certified in mediation
A Swansboro attorney is now certified to conduct mediated settlement conference in the Superior Courts of North Carolina. The North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission recently certified attorney Michael Curtis of Swansboro.
Attorney says JetBlue flight attendant in NYC airport flap resigned, wasn't fired by airline
NEW YORK (AP) — A flight attendant who captured America's attention when he told off a plane full of passengers and then slid down an emergency chute resigned from his job last week and wasn't fired, his lawyer said Sunday.
Attorney General To Discuss DeBolt Murder Investigation
Attorney General to meet with reporters Tuesday in Great Bend.
Lawyer: Photo error may have caused widow sentenced to death to receive 99 lashings
An Iranian widow sentenced to be stoned to death may have received 99 lashings over a photo mix-up.
Iranian Woman Could Be Stoned Soon, Lawyer Warns
Unclear Where Iran Stands on Sentence after International Outcry; Woman Alleged to Have Had "Illicit Relationship"
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.
Judge: Lower Merion must pay attorney in laptop case
On Monday Lower Merion School District was ordered by Senior U.S. District Judge Jan E. DuBois to pay attorney Mark Haltzman his fees and costs in a civil case involving allegations school officials improperly used webcam-enabled laptops to spy on students.
Google’s Texas Attorney General’s Probe, about Consumer Privacy
Google defended itself from lawsuits and scrutiny from Texas Attorney General’s office saying their “success is earned the right way -- by building great products, not locking in our users or advertisers.” It seems like Google has anticipated future inquiries regarding the eligibility and relevancy of the results of their search engine. Google’s Texas Attorney General’s Probe, about Consumer ...
Lawyer says Iranian woman could be stoned soon
TEHRAN, Iran — The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction says he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon.
Paul J. Reed Jr., political inside, dies at 91
Lawyer, political insider and city Jail Board president Paul J. Reed Jr., a retired lawyer and political insider who had been active in 3 r d District politics during the 1950s and 1960s, died Aug. 27 of heart failure at Oak Crest Village retirement community.
Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani could be executed after Ramadan lawyer says
Confirmed Iranian woman sentenced to stoning was lashed 99 times last week for photo in British Newspaper mistakenly identified as her
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.
Iranian Woman Could Be Stoned Soon, Lawyer Warns
Unclear Where Iran Stands on Sentence after International Outcry; Woman Alleged to Have Had "Illicit Relationship"
Lawyer: Iran woman could be stoned to death soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are worried the delayed execution could be carried out soon with the end of a moratorium on death sentences for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Lawyer says Iranian woman could be stoned soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are...
Slater Lawyer Says Flight Attendant Quit Job At JetBlue
The lawyer for notorious JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater says his client was not fired by the airline, he quit.
Dems Vying For Attorney General Nomination To Square Off In Debate
Tuesday night, NY1 is hosting a debate between the five Democrats hoping to become the state attorney general.
Lawyer: Arrested Coach Was Falsely Accused
The lawyer for a popular Volusia County school football coach, accused of trying to pick up a prostitute, told WFTV his client is being falsely accused. VIDEO REPORT: Officials To Decide Punishment POLICE REPORT: Daytona Prostitution Sting Arrests
World › Lawyer: Iranian woman could be stoned to death soon
The lawyer for an Iranian woman sentenced to be stoned on an adultery conviction said Monday that he and her children are worried the delayed…
Edward M. Swartz, at 76; lawyer fought for toy safety
Boston lawyer Edward M. Swartz, a product safety advocate who garnered national headlines with his annual list of the 10 toys he deemed most dangerous, died Saturday from congestive heart failure at his home in the Brookline section of Chestnut Hill. He was 76. Boston - Brookline Massachusetts - Heart failure - Health - Chestnut Hill Massachusetts
Jury rejects lawyer’s claims against jewelry store
A federal jury in Baltimore has rejected a lawyer’s defamation and false imprisonment claims against a jewelry store chain arising from her unpleasant experience at the Perryville Outlet Center in June 2005. Carolyn Henderson had sought more than $3 million in compensatory and punitive damages. After a three-day trial last week in U.S. District Court before [...]
Sosilawati, lawyer’s cars found in Subang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 7 — Police may make a breakthrough into the mysterious disappearance of Nouvelle Visages beauty products founder Datuk Sosilawati Lawiya, 47, and her lawyer, when their cars were found at different locations in Subang Jaya last night. A BMW M5, believed to be the car of Sosilawati, was found in a parking lot at Pangsapuri ...
Former S'pore lawyer killed in Perth car crash
A FORMER Singaporean lawyer was killed in Perth, Australia, last Friday in a car crash that also injured her visiting mother and two younger sisters.
Coffey Focuses on Upstate in Attorney General Race
With just a week before the Democratic primary, a contest is heating up for the allegiance of the long overlooked upstate Democrats.
Sosilawati and Her Lawyer's Cars Found in Subang Jaya
KUALA LUMPUR, 6 SEPT, 2010 : Police may find a breakthrough into the mysterious disappearance of Nouvelle Visages beauty products founder Datuk Sosilawati Lawiya, 47, and her lawyer, when their cars were found at different locations in Subang Jaya tonight.
Lawyer strike in India delays South Fayette teen's hearing
A Monday court hearing in India for a South Fayette teenager accused of killing his mother was postponed until Sept. 13, said Suresh Vyas, a journalist in India.
Mystery of missing millionaire and her lawyer
KUALA LUMPUR – Police may make a breakthrough into the mysterious disappearance of Nouvelle Visages beauty products founder Sosilawati Lawiya, 47, and her lawyer, when their cars were found at different locations in Subang Jaya Monday night.
Ravalli County attorney race: Malpractice lawsuits a factor in Fulbright bankruptcy
Ravalli County attorney candidate Bill Fulbright told supportersin August that a battle over student loan payments had forced himto file Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2003.
Power of Attorney for … Mom, by Francine Russo
An honor? A pain in the butt? A passage? One daughter’s story Francine Russo | 09/08/2010 12:00 am People often write to me about family struggles after one sister or brother assumes control of their parents’ business affairs. Frequently it’s one of the siblings who did not get Mom’s power of attorney or become Dad’s trustee complaining about the one who did. But just as often, it’s the sister ...
Obituary: James T. Ramey / Was powerful member of AEC
James T. Ramey, a lawyer and expert on nuclear technology who became one of the most powerful members of the old Atomic Energy Commission, died Aug. 28 at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, Md., of complications from pneumonia. He was 95.