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Lawyer awaiting word on bail for detained American
The lawyer of an American woman cleared for release from an Iranian prison said Monday he is still waiting for word that the $500,000 bail has been paid.
Smallville - Jones Shannons Lawyer Threatens Hirsch Over Sex Tape Plans
A lawyer for SMALLVILLE actor SAM JONES III has fired off a legal warning in a bid to halt the DVD release of an explicit sex tape featuring the star and his Playboy...
Queensland lawyer burns pages from the Koran and Bible on Youtube
Brisbane-based lawyer Alex Stewart, a self-professed atheist, is seen smoking what appear to be marijuana joints made up of pages from the Koran and the Bible.
Lawyer says family of detained American appealing to Iran to drop $500,000 bail
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The family of an American woman detained in Iran for more than a year is appealing to authorities to drop a $500,000 bail for her release because they cannot afford it, her lawyer said Monday.
American held in Iran: Lawyer pushes for bail
The lawyer of an American woman cleared for release from an Iranian prison says he is still waiting for word that the $500 000 bail has been paid.
Lawyer: Family of jailed American appeal Iran bail
The lawyer for an American woman detained in Iran says her family is appealing to authorities to drop a demand for $500,000 bail in exchange for her release because it cannot afford the amount
Lawyer Awaiting Word On Bail For Detained American In Iran
The lawyer of an American woman cleared for release from an Iranian prison said Monday he is still waiting for word that the $500,000 bail has been paid. read more
Lawyer says family of detained American appealing to Iran to drop $500,000 bail
TEHRAN, Iran - The family of an American woman detained in Iran for more than a year is appealing to authorities to drop a $500,000 bail for her release because they cannot afford it, her lawyer said Monday.
Lawyer Awaiting Word On Bail For Jailed Hiker
The lawyer of an American woman cleared for release from an Iranian prison said Monday he is still waiting for word that the $500,000 bail has been paid.
Datuk lawyer had wanted to join MIC: Murugiah
GOMBAK: Deputy Minister in Prime Minister's Department Datuk T. Murugiah today revealed the Datuk lawyer - suspected of being involved in the horrific quadruple deaths of cosmetic millionaire and her associates - had only last week expressed interest in joining the MIC.
Lawyer says family of detained American appealing to Iran to drop $500,000 bail
The family of an American woman detained in Iran for more than a year is appealing to authorities to drop a $500,000 bail for her release because they cannot afford it, her lawyer said Monday.
Ohio Attorney General to judge: Throw out Hocking College lawsuit
The Ohio Attorney General's office has asked a judge to throw out a Columbus attorney's public-records lawsuit against Hocking College, calling it "nothing but a money grab."
Datuk lawyer had wanted to join MIC: Murugiah
Monday, September 13th, 2010 19:43:00 GOMBAK: Deputy Minister in Prime Minister's Department, Datuk T. Murugiah, today revealed that the Datuk lawyer — suspected of being involved in the horrific quadruple deaths of cosmetic millionaire and her associates — had only last week expressed interest in joining the MIC. The former Youth leader of the People's Progressive Party — who was accepted as an ...
Jones & Shannon's lawyer threatens Hirsch over sex tape plans
A lawyer for Smallville actor Sam Jones Iii has fired off a legal warning in a bid to halt the DVD release of an explicit sex tape featuring the star and his Playboy model girlfriend Karissa Shannon.
Oz lawyer posts video of himself burning Koran, Bible pages on YouTube
Melbourne, Sept 13 : An Australian lawyer, who also happens to be a Brisbane Atheists member, has posted a video of himself burning pages from the Koran and the Bible on YouTube.
Lawyer: Family of detained American appeal to Iran to drop $500,000 bail demand
The lawyer for an American woman detained in Iran says her family is appealing to authorities to drop a demand for $500,000 bail in exchange for her release because it cannot afford the amount.
District Attorney OKs meeting
After consulting with attorneys with the Texas Attorney General’s Office and Texas Association of Counties and researching the issue, the Parker County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday that there was no criminal offense committed at a county meeting held Aug. 20.
Lawyer awaiting word on bail for detained American
The lawyer of an American woman cleared for release from an Iranian prison said Monday he is still waiting for word that the $500,000 bail has been paid.
Lawyer on leave after books burnt
A Queensland university lawyer who videoed himself apparently smoking joints made with pages of the Bible and the Koran, has gone on leave.
Shourd’s Lawyer Waiting for Bail Payment
(KCBS/AP)_ The lawyer for Sarah Shourd – the hiker detained in Iran who has been cleared for release from prison there – says he’s still waiting for word that the half million dollars bail has been paid. Masoud Shafiei says he’s been in contact with Shourd’s family and the Swiss Embassy – and that there’s [...]
Lawyer: Family of jailed U.S. woman appeals Iran bail
TEHRAN (AP) — The lawyer for an American woman detained in Iran said on Monday that her family is appealing to authorities to drop a demand for $500,000 bail in exchange for her release because it cannot afford the amount. Masoud Shafiei told the Associated Press he is aware that ...
US Attorney gets tough on reservation crime
Associated Press - September 13, 2010 10:05 AM ET PHOENIX (AP) - The U.S. Attorney for Arizona has launched a crackdown on crimes committed on Indian reservations.
Connecticut Law Tribune to Host Debate between State Attorney General Candidates
HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of its 35th anniversary, The Connecticut Law Tribune, in conjunction with the University of Connecticut School of Law, will host a debate between Connecticut state attorney general candidates Martha Dean (R) and George Jepsen (D). The debate, sponsored by LexisNexis, will take place Thursday, September 23, from 7 – 8 p.m. at the University of ...
Wausau attorney with area ties dies on boat in Bayfield
Wausau attorney Gene Linehan, known for his outspokenness and occasional outlandish behavior, died Friday morning on his boat in Bayfield County. He was 66.
US Attorney gets tough on reservation crime
PHOENIX (AP) - The U.S. Attorney for Arizona has launched a crackdown on crimes committed on Indian reservations. Dennis Burke says he began looking at reservation crimes after learning about problems with rape cases on the Navajo Reservation.
Lawyer: Family of jailed American appeal Iran bail
The lawyer for an American woman detained in Iran says her family is appealing to authorities to drop a demand for $500,000 bail in exchange for her release because it cannot afford the amount.
Lawyer for detained American says family is appealing to Iran to drop $500,000 bail
Lawyer for detained American says family is appealing to Iran to drop $500,000 bail.
US Attorney gets tough on reservation crime
The U.S. Attorney for Arizona has launched a crackdown on crimes committed on Indian reservations.
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No lawyer for ex-convict with bad gums
A former Michigan prison inmate who blames gum problems on a lack of toothpaste will have to press his lawsuit without a court-appointed lawyer.
Former Associate Attorney General, U.S. Ambassador Robert D. McCallum Joins Fulbright
WASHINGTON----A former Associate Attorney General and U.S. Ambassador to Australia has joined Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Robert D. McCallum, Jr. now serves as Of Counsel in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office.
Lawyer Snapshot: Adina L. Pollan
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Pro Bono Attorney of the Month: Thomas M. Donahoo Jr.
Downtown Vision Inc. Global Monitoring Inc. Pro Bono Attorney of the Month: Thomas M. Donahoo Jr. 9/13/2010 headlines...
Sheriff, Commonwealth Attorney Announce New Initiative
The Albemarle County Sheriff's Department and the Commonwealth Attorney's Office announced a new initiative Monday with the assignment of a reserve Deputy to the Office of the Commonwealth Attorney.
Arizona announces indictment of Mexico drug cartel suspects
Attorney general announced Monday the indictment of 16 individuals, including 3 Phoenix residents.
Lawyer: Family of jailed American appeal Iran bail
The lawyer for an American woman detained in Iran says her family is appealing to authorities to drop a demand for $500,000 bail in exchange for her release because it cannot afford the amount.
Todd Stroger broke hiring rules for county jobs: attorney Shakman
(AP) — An attorney who has battled political hiring and firing in government claims Cook County Board President Todd Stroger violated political hiring more than 150 times since the start of 2008.
Cabbie-Slash Suspect Lawyer Blames PTSD
A defense lawyer says a student accused of cutting a Muslim taxi driver's neck in New York City has post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic alcoholism. Manhattan - Arraignment - Bail - United States - September 11 2001
District Attorney drops death penalty in triple homicide
By Joe McDonald In a surprise move, the trial of accused triple-murderer Randal Rushing began this morning after prosecutors dropped the death penalty.The Lackawanna County District Attorney's Office agreed to withdraw the death penalty after Mr. Rushi
Attorney For Beaten Teen May File Several Lawsuits
The lawyer for an Orange County teen, who claims he was hazed by his high school football teammates, said he may file several lawsuits. TEEN AT CONFERENCE: See Images | Raw Video VIDEO REPORT: Teen Says He Was Hazed
Fierce Battle In State's Attorney's Race Rages On
The fierce battle for the office of Baltimore City State's Attorney takes a new turn just one day before the primary election.
New U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag expected to bring different priorities to Northern California office
The 49-year-old Obama appointee, finally on the job as Bay Area's new top federal prosecutor and the first woman to hold the post in nearly a century, is expected to emphasize white-collar, environmental and civil-rights prosecutions.
'It was criminal,' says attorney for victim of alleged hazing
The former attorney for the Orange County school board demands accountability in alleged hazing attack at Dr. Phillips High. A 15-year-old boy who was allegedly beaten during a hazing attack at Dr. Phillips High School and his family's attorney — former school board attorney Frank Kruppenbacher — will speak out today about the attack, clickorlando.com is reporting.
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.
Michigan attorney general delivers petitions on Asian carp barrier
Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox said Monday 90,000 regional residents have endorsed an online petition demanding that the federal government build a permanent barrier on the Chicago canal system to keep unwanted invasive species such as the Asian carp from migrating between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River basin.
Lawyer nabbed using phone while driving Mercedes
A Wellington lawyer who specialises in traffic cases has had his own day in court for using a cellphone while driving his Mercedes.
Trial opens for lesbian seeking return to military
An attorney for a lesbian flight nurse discharged from the Air Force Reserve says her sexual orientation never caused problems in her unit.
Conn. attorney admits client killed woman in home
A Connecticut prosecutor is warning jurors that they may hear about "indescribable" events during the trial of a man charged in the 2007 killings of a woman and her two daughters.
Coker invited, wears kilt to international trial attorney meeting in Scotland, Ireland and Wales
Jacksonville attorney Howard Coker recently attended the meeting of the International Academy of Trial Attorneys in Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Coker, of Coker Schickel Sorenson Posgay, is a fellow in the invitation-only academy limited to 500 members from both sides of the bar. With members from 30 countries, the academy's stated purpose is to promote legal reforms and the rule of law ...
Chavez Lawyer Speaks Out
DOWNTOWN EL PASO- Stuart Leeds, a lawyer who represented David Chavez before his death, stopped by our studios just a few minutes ago to discuss the former Ethics Commission Chairman's apparent suicide.