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Abuelazam's lawyer reacts to Va. assault charge
For the first time, the lawyer for a serial stabber suspect accused in three Leesburg attacks is reacting to evidence police say they have against Elias Abuelazam.
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said Wednesday.
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
TEHRAN, Iran - Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said Wednesday.
Iranian authorities detain lawyer who has represented opposition activists
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said Wednesday.
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said...
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said...
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said...
Iran detains prominent opposition lawyer
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her family and attorney said...
Fort Myers attorney Jeff Garvin selected as one of best in nation
Fort Myers attorney Jeff Garvin was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in "The Best Lawyers in America" 2011 in the specialties of personal...
Family of slain grad student considers suing Yale
A lawyer for relatives of a slain Yale University graduate student says they are considering suing the school over its hiring of the suspect and the way Yale officials looked into her disappearance.
Ocala Attorney Joins Casey's Defense Team
An attorney from Ocala is joining Casey Anthony's defense team, WFTV learned Wednesday. READ: Notice Of New Co-Counsel
Attorney: Immigrants held illegally in Tenn. jails
A Nashville attorney says immigrants are being held illegally in Tennessee jails for days and even months after they have served their sentences.
Marler Clark Food Safety Attorney Seeks Entrance to Contaminated Egg Farm
SIOUX CITY, Iowa----Food safety attorney Bill Marler today petitioned the court for entrance to an Iowa egg farm responsible for the massive egg recall and nationwide outbreak of Salmonella.
Hennepin County Attorney: No charges against members of Metro Gang Strike Force
No members of the disgraced and disbanded Metro Gang Strike Force will face state criminal charges for their conduct, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said today.
US attorney general calls Quran burning 'idiotic and dangerous'
A religious leader who met with Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday said the top US law enforcement official described as "idiotic and dangerous" a Florida church's plan to burn copies of the Quran.
Iranian authorities detain lawyer who has represented opposition activists
Iranian authorities have detained a prominent Iranian lawyer who has represented opposition activists and political figures on suspicion of spreading propaganda against the ruling system, her fa...
Pa. attorney general targets Schneller petitions for probe
The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office has launched an investigation into nominating petitions of Jim Schneller, the Independent candidate in the 7th Congressional District.
Accused child abuser to get new lawyer
Accused child abuser to get new lawyer By Christoper smart The Salt Lake Tribune Updated Sep 8, 2010 03:09PM MDT Heber • Salt Lake City attorney Ron Yengich withdrew Wednesday as defense counsel for Lon Harvey Kennard Sr. because Kennard can no longer pay for an attorney. “I believe Mr. Kennard is indigent at this point given the ongoing divorce,” Yengich told Heber City’s 4th District Court ...
CT Attorney General Sues Kannam, University Case Goes To Arbitration
The case against former Wesleyan Vice President and Chief Investment Officer Tom Kannam took a new turn on Aug. 23, as Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal filed his own civil lawsuit against the ex-administrator.
Man charged with child abuse to get new lawyer
Man charged with child abuse to get new lawyer By Christoper smart The Salt Lake Tribune Updated Sep 8, 2010 04:52PM MDT Heber City • Salt Lake City attorney Ron Yengich withdrew Wednesday as defense counsel for Lon Harvey Kennard, Sr., the Wasatch County man charged with sexually abusing his adoptive African children, because Kennard can no longer pay for an attorney. “I believe Mr. Kennard is ...
Attorney joins Casey Anthony defense team
Dorothy Clay Sims, an attorney specializing in cross-examining medical expert witnesses, will appear in the Casey Anthony case.
Five Dems Vie for Attorney General
A five-way Democratic primary race for New York State attorney general has turned into something of an embarrassment of riches for the LGBT community.
US Attorney Launches New Offensive Against Small-Time Wall Street Fraud
US Attorney Preet Bharara is planning a new front in the war against Wall Street fraud -- civil cases. Mr Bharara will announce the appointment of Heidi Wendel, a former New York state deputy attorney-general, to head a six-strong unit focused on taking civil enforcement action against fraud.
Attorney: Immigrants Held Illegally
Immigrants are being held illegally in Tennessee jails for days and even months after they have served their sentences, an attorney who represents some of them claims.
Lawyer: BP Prepping Legal Defense
An attorney for the families of two men killed in the Gulf of Mexico oil well explosion says BP is laying out a blueprint for legal strategy in its report on the cause of the disaster.
Cuomo mum on attorney general endorsement
ALBANY -- They all speak highly of Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and shower him with praise, but for the five Democratic candidates vying to succeed him, none have been able to woo his endorsement just yet.
Attorney faults Coast Guard for boat mishap
Associated Press - September 8, 2010 8:04 PM ET ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - Lawyers for the driver of a Coast Guard boat that killed an 8-year-old boy in San Diego in December say the Coast Guard is...
Jamie Bacon's lawyer wants jail phone system dismantled
Jamie Bacon appears in court in June 2008. The electronic phone system in B.C. jails must be modified after the improper recordings of calls between accused killer Jamie Bacon and his lawyer, B.C. Supreme Court heard Friday.
APNewsBreak: Attorney for Britney Spears' ex calls bodyguard's child abuse claims 'baseless'
LOS ANGELES - Kevin Federline's attorney says allegations by a former bodyguard that Britney Spears abused her children have been investigated and are "baseless."
Attorney faults Coast Guard for boat mishap
Lawyers for the driver of a Coast Guard boat that killed an 8-year-old boy in San Diego in December say the Coast Guard is prosecuting the officer to duck responsibility and a lawsuit.
Attorney Faults Coast Guard For Mishap
Lawyers for the driver of a Coast Guard boat that killed an 8-year-old boy in San Diego in December say the Coast Guard is prosecuting the officer to duck responsibility and a lawsuit.
Candidate for Attorney General Speaks at Greater Pinellas Democratic Club
Fresh from a successful primary run, Dan Gelber, candidate for Attorney General, will be the featured speaker at The Greater Pinellas Democratic Club on September 16th.
Race for Attorney General heats up
The Attorney General's race will be whittled down to two by next week. Republican Dan Donovan has already secured his spot on the general election ballot. He's been staying largely out of the fray as the primary battle has been heating up. As Capital Tonight's Kaitlyn Ross reports, that creates a familiar and potentially advantageous scenario for the GOP.
Reclusive heiress's attorney lashes out at family
Elderly heiress Huguette Clark's attorney has responded to an effort by her relatives to oust him by ridiculing them as Johnny-come-latelies. Msnbc.com's Bill Dedman reports. United States - Bill Dedman - Msnbc.com - Law - Huguette Clark
Local attorney pays off court fines
STAUNTON — A local attorney has paid court-ordered sanctions of $2,000, ending his legal tug-of-war with an Augusta County circuit judge who reprimanded him in December.
Lawyer Explains Alabama Eviction Laws
Many residents of Summer Manor Apartments in Decatur have told WHNT NEWS 19 that property managers knew about the explosives in Larry Thurman's room and were in the process of evicting him. Thurman is the man police say attempted to blow up the complex on Monday night. So, why not evict him right away? After doing some research, we discovered doing that isn't an easy thing.
Lawyer Explains Alabama Eviction Laws
Many residents of Summer Manor Apartments in Decatur have told WHNT NEWS 19 that property managers knew about the explosives in Larry Thurman's room and were in the process of evicting him. Thurman is the man police say attempted to blow up the complex on Monday night. So, why not evict him right away? After doing some research, we discovered doing that isn't an easy thing.
Lawyer Explains Alabama Eviction Laws
Many residents of Summer Manor Apartments in Decatur have told WHNT NEWS 19 that property managers knew about the explosives in Larry Thurman's room and were in the process of evicting him. Thurman is the man police say attempted to blow up the complex on Monday night. So, why not evict him right away? After doing some research, we discovered doing that isn't an easy thing.
Firebombing suspects lawyer alleges conflict of interest by East Providence officials
Says firebombing charge is suspect because of family suit against city officials
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.
New lawyer joins Casey’s defense team
Dorothy Clay Sims of Ocala has joined Casey Anthony's defense team.
Lawyer Says the Coast Guard is Pinning Blame for Parade Fatality on Petty Officer
Prosecution is labeled a bid to duck responsibility and avoid liability for the death of a Rancho Peñasquitos child.
Bend Lawyer's Biggest Foe: ALS
A prominent Bend lawyer is battling a debilitating disease --- and this Saturday you will be able to help fight it.
Attorney General candidates address confining sex offenders
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats seeking to be New York's next attorney general tackled a new issue in their debates — how to handle the civil confinement of some sex offenders after they've completed their sentences.
Yook named Calaveras County’s first woman district attorney
Calaveras County appointed its first female district attorney on Tuesday. Barbara Yook, a former deputy district attorney who by law became acting head of the office after the April death of District Attorney Jeffrey Tuttle, will continue as the county’s top prosecutor.
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Blind activist lawyer set to be released in China
Heavy security surrounded the rural home of a blind, self-taught activist lawyer to be released from a Chinese prison Thursday after a four-year sentence that supporters say stemmed from his work documenting forced abortions and other abuses.
Blind activist lawyer set to be released in China
Heavy security surrounded the rural home of a blind, self-taught activist lawyer to be released from a Chinese prison Thursday after a four-year sentence that supporters say stemmed from his work documenting forced abortions and other abuses.
Lawyer from Framingham faces federal fraud charges
A Framingham lawyer was charged in federal court yesterday with wire fraud, bank fraud and money laundering for his part in a mortgage fraud scheme involving properties in Roxbury and Dorchester.
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The planning experts in this renowned law firm work closely with the real estate, environment, construction and health and safety lawyers. The team is currently looking for an experienced planning lawyer to join their team to cover a sharp peak in the workload.