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Attorney records to stay open
EPHRATA — A defense attorney’s request for a blanket seal on the amount spent on experts in a murder case was denied in Grant County Superior Court.
X Factor reject's lawyer 'certain there are grounds' to appeal deportation
The lawyer representing X Factor reject Gamu Nhengu has confirmed the family aim to appeal against plans to deport them.
Lawyer sent to lockup for not reciting pledge
Lawyer sent to lockup for not reciting pledge The Associated Press Updated Oct 7, 2010 05:22PM MDT Tupelo, Miss. • When a Mississippi judge entered a courtroom and asked everyone to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance, an attorney with a reputation for fighting free speech battles stayed silent as everyone else recited the patriotic oath. The lawyer was jailed. Attorney Danny Lampley spent about ...
Stern would never harm Smith: defence
Anna Nicole Smith's lawyer-manager Howard K Stern was also her best friend and lover and would never have been part of an alleged plot to furnish her with harmful drugs, a defence lawyer said Thursday.
Attorney General: Penobscot Bingo Hall can't offer Electronic Pull Tab Games
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Attorney General Janet Mills issued an opinion stating that the electronic pull tab games that the Penobscot Indian Nation wants to offer at its high stakes bingo hall on Indian Island are not legal.
Final defense lawyer offers argument in Smith case
Anna Nicole Smith's lawyer-manager Howard K. Stern was also her best friend and lover and would never have been part of an alleged plot to provide her with harmful drugs, a defense lawyer said Thursday.
Attorney for Norman confident after client's deposition
A smiling Hillsborough County Commissioner Jim Norman walked out of his attorney's office Thursday afternoon after completing his depositionin a lawsuit seeking to disqualify his state Senate candidacy.
Lawyer sent to lockup for not reciting pledge
Lawyer sent to lockup for not reciting pledge The Associated Press Updated Oct 8, 2010 03:46PM MDT Tupelo, Miss. • When a Mississippi judge entered a courtroom and asked everyone to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance, an attorney with a reputation for fighting free speech battles stayed silent as everyone else recited the patriotic oath. The lawyer was jailed. Attorney Danny Lampley spent about ...
Attorney general candidates talk business
Republican attorney general candidate Martha Dean Thursday called the taking by eminent domain of a Brookfield quarry to make room for the Route 7 bypass an abuse of the power.
Attorney general candidates talk business
Republican attorney general candidate Martha Dean Thursday called the taking by eminent domain of a Brookfield quarry to make room for the Route 7 bypass an abuse of the power.
Palm Beach County state attorney, Martin County sheriff bash Scott
Palm Beach County State Attorney Michael McAuliffe and Martin County Sheriff Robert Crowder are among the law enforcement types who weigh in against Rick Scott and in favor of Alex Sink. "Take it from prosecutors who know: Rick Scott just can't be trusted," McAuliffe says in a new TV ad paid for by ...
Attorney who sued Bank of America says Sink had nothing to do with securities fines
Tampa attorney Jonathan Alpert takes full credit for turning the feds onto a NationsBank securities fraud in the 1990s, a case that led to a class action settlement and a $6.75 million fine for the bank. But Alpert says Democratic gubernatorial candidate Alex Sink had no role in the scheme, which ...
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
The attorney for Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn says the university has suspended the star guard from attending classes amid allegations that he hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute. Attorney Vikram Deivanayagam (VICK'-rum dee-vun-AYE-gum) said Thursday night that the university was following procedure for a student facing a felony charge.
Attorney: Bell Owes Rizzo Severance, Back Pay
An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits.
Attorney: Bell owes Rizzo severance, back pay
An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits.
Cuomo Clears Current New York State Comptroller
Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo took no action after reviewing a meeting between Thomas P. DiNapoli and a Democratic fund-raiser in whose firm the state invested.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
DALLAS (AP) - The attorney for Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn says the university has suspended the star guard from attending classes amid allegations that he hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
The attorney for Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn says the university has suspended the star guard from attending classes amid allegations that he hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute.
Attorney: Calif. city owes money to ousted manager
An attorney for a former city manager charged in a corruption scandal claims the Southern California city of Bell owes his client a severance package and other benefits.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn was suspended from classes by the university Thursday amid allegations that the star player hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute, his attorney said.
Attorney: Bell owes former city manager severance, back pay
LOS ANGELES -- An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits. James Spertus told the Los Angeles Times today that Bell agreed to pay Rizzo back pay and a severance package when he resigned in July.
Attorney: Bell owes former city manager severance, back pay
LOS ANGELES -- An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits. James Spertus told the Los Angeles Times today that Bell agreed to pay Rizzo back pay and a severance package when he resigned in July.
Lawyer: Officer is Wrongly Accused
A Phoenix Police Officer has been arrested, accused of killing an unarmed man during a domestic violence call. But his attorney says some facts of the case don't add up.
Attorney: Greene was just flirting with student
South Carolina Democratic Senate nominee Alvin Greene was just trying to flirt with a teenage college student when he allegedly showed her online pornography in a campus computer lab last year, his attorney said Thursday.
Attorney: Bell owes former city manager severance, back pay
LOS ANGELES -- An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits. James Spertus told the Los Angeles Times today that Bell agreed to pay Rizzo back pay and a severance package when he resigned in July.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
DALLAS -- Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn was suspended from classes by the university Thursday amid allegations that the star player hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute, his attorney said.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn was suspended from classes by the university Thursday amid allegations that the star player hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute, his attorney said.
Attorney: Bell owes former city manager severance, back pay
LOS ANGELES -- An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits.
Attorney: Calif. city owes money to ousted manager
An attorney for a former city manager charged in a corruption scandal claims the Southern California city of Bell owes his client a severance package and other benefits.
Attorney: Calif. city owes money to ousted manager
An attorney for a former city manager charged in a corruption scandal claims the Southern California city of Bell owes his client a severance package and other benefits.
Lawyer: Bell, CA, Owes Rizzo Severance, Back Pay
Bell, Calif., Reneged on Disgraced City Manager's Back Pay and Severance, Says Attorney, Violated Labor Laws
Attorney: Calif. city owes money to ousted manager
An attorney for a former city manager charged in a corruption scandal claims the Southern California city of Bell owes his client a severance package and other benefits.
Attorney: Calif. city owes money to ousted manager
An attorney for a former city manager charged in a corruption scandal claims the Southern California city of Bell owes his client a severance package and other benefits.
Attorney: Dunn suspended from classes at Baylor
DALLAS (AP) - Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn was suspended from classes by the university Thursday amid allegations that the star player hit his girlfriend during a domestic dispute, his attorney said.
`Sister Wives' family hires attorney
The Utah County Attorney's Office is now sifting through evidence police have gathered on a polygamous Lehi family -- who are the subject of a new reality show -- and debating whether to file criminal charges. In the meantime, the family has hired an attorney to represent them.
Attorney: Bell owes Rizzo severance, back pay
An attorney for Robert Rizzo says the city of Bell owes the disgraced city manager severance and other benefits.
Three Suspects Including Lawyer Rearrested
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Three suspects including a lawyer and his brother were rearrested today to facilitate investigations into the disappearance of two businessmen.
Three Suspects Including Lawyer Rearrested
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Three suspects including a lawyer and his brother were rearrested today to facilitate investigations into the disappearance of two businessmen.
Lawyer for Ecuador police warns of 'witch hunt'
A lawyer for Ecuadorean police officers under investigation for last week's uprising that led to five deaths said Friday that his clients are being swept up in a "witch hunt."
Lawyer for Ecuador police warns of 'witch hunt'
A lawyer for Ecuadorean police officers under investigation for last week's uprising that led to five deaths said Friday that his clients are being swept up in a "witch hunt."
Attorney General McCollum wanted lobbying request kept secret
By Steve Bousquet, Times/Herald Tallahassee Bureau Thursday, October 7, 2010 TALLAHASSEE — Barely a week after he lost the Republican primary for governor, Attorney General Bill McCollum sought legal advice on whether he can lobby the governor's office and Cabinet — the very people he works with now — after he leaves office in January. The answer: No. He'll have to wait two years before he can ...
Lawyer argues for child killer's freedom
A lawyer for a convicted child murderer has asked the South Australian Supreme Court to overrule a government decision preventing his release from jail.
Attorney Honored for Work with Domestic Violence Victims
Joe Viechnicki, KFSK – Petersburg The state of Alaska has honored a Petersburg attorney for his volunteer legal work on behalf of domestic violence victims. John Hoag received an award from Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan during a ceremony in Anchorage last week marking domestic violence awareness month. Download Audio (MP3)
Lawyer argues for child killer's freedom
A lawyer for a convicted child murderer has asked the South Australian Supreme Court to overrule a government decision preventing his release from jail.
Arrested Officer's Lawyer Challenges Partner's Claims
The lawyer for a Phoenix police officer who was arrested following the death of a suspect is challenging his partner's claims.
Final defense lawyer offers argument in Smith case
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Anna Nicole Smith's lawyer-manager Howard K. Stern was also her best friend and lover and would never have been part of an alleged plot to provide her with harmful drugs, a defense lawyer said Thursday.
For attorney general: The Post
THE ISSUE: Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council purchasing 25 buildings for $10. *** It took The Post to figure out that guys like Vito Lopez and Pedro Espada were getting rich with their phony medical and senior centers, and nobody who was close to them had any idea ("More Muck From...
Endorsements: Cooley has edge in experience for attorney general
San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris, the Democratic nominee for California attorney general, is an energetic, forward-thinking progressive who would be a dynamic leader of this important and powerful office.
ONLY ON WINK: Attorney of woman accused of planning husband's murder says she could have been set up
The new attorney for a woman accused of trying to hire someone to kill her husband talked to WINK. He said not everything is how it appears.
'Sister Wives' stars hire top lawyer to mount possible bigamy defense
Stars of the TV show "Sister Wives" say they have hired a prominent constitutional law professor to represent them in case they are charged with bigamy in Utah.