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Defense attorney: Client didn't commit premeditated murder of former law ...
Defense attorney: Client didn't commit premeditated murder of former law ...
Lawyer seeks new judge in Vegas ex-prosecutor case
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A defense attorney wants to disqualify the sentencing judge and postpone the surrender of a former top Las Vegas drug prosecutor facing nine months in county jail on a felony crack possession conviction. Attorney William Terry alleges ...
Jason Balcom's Lawyer Opens Death Penalty Trial by Conceding to Woman's Rape ...
Jason Balcom's Lawyer Opens Death Penalty Trial by Conceding to Woman's Rape ...
Ex-drug prosecutor's lawyer wants judge disqualified, sentence tossed - Las Vegas Review
By Francis McCabe A lawyer for beleaguered former prosecutor David Schubert is demanding a district judge be disqualified and a nine-month jail sentence tossed because she showed bias against his client. Veteran defense attorney Bill Terry filed a ...
ADA defense and compliance lawyer: More clarification or confusion on March 15 ...
ADA defense and compliance lawyer: More clarification or confusion on March 15 ...
HC orders issue of notices to Centre, Karna govt
PTI | 10:03 PM,Mar 07,2012 Bangalore, Mar 7 (PTI) The Karnataka High Court today ordered issue of notices to the central and state governments, Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda and others on a batch of PILs praying for a direction to the Press Council ...
Lawyer: Posting mug shot of accused Mormon bishop would be cruel and unusual ...
Lawyer: Posting mug shot of accused Mormon bishop would be cruel and unusual ...
Lawyer: Mug shot of Mormon bishop would be cruel
DUSCHESNE, Utah (AP) - The defense attorney for an eastern Utah Mormon bishop accused of failing to report a teen girl's disclosure of sex abuse says it would be unconstitutional to release his mug shot. David Leavitt says having a jailhouse photo ...
Houston Criminal Defense Attorney John Floyd Publishes Series on Prosecutorial ...
Houston Criminal Defense Attorney John Floyd Publishes Series on Prosecutorial ...
Women's History Month: The FBI Even Had a File on Canaan Attorney Catherine ...
Women's History Month: The FBI Even Had a File on Canaan Attorney Catherine ...
Maxwell Keith, defense attorney for 2 Manson family members, dies at 87
By ELAINE WOO - Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Maxwell S. Keith, the defense attorney for two members of the Manson family who went to prison for their roles in the grisly 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders, died Tuesday of natural causes in the San Luis ...
Columbus defense attorney Bill Kirby dies
“Bill was an advocate and a very good lawyer and a fighter, so he always took up whatever the challenge was as difficult as it was at times,” said Richard A. Bunn, Kirby's former law partner. In the court appearance last month, Kirby cross-examined and ...
Bricken, longtime lawyer and business leader, dies
BY CATHY JETT Thomas Llewellyn Bricken, who practiced law in the Fredericksburg area for more than 30 years and was president of several area business groups, died Tuesday, March 6, at his home in Stafford County. He had battled amyotrophic lateral ...
Murder suspect could go free due to recording of defendant and his attorney
By Curt Brown FALL RIVER — A murder indictment against Jonathan Niemic, charged in a fatal New Bedford stabbing two years ago, could be thrown out and the state forever barred from prosecuting him because phone calls with his lawyer were secretly ...
Maxwell Keith obituary: Defense attorney for 2 Manson family members
Maxwell Keith argued that his clients, Leslie Van Houten and Charles 'Tex' Watson, had been brainwashed by Charles Manson into taking part in the 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders. They were convicted. Maxwell S. Keith, center, shown in 1978, ...
New York Medical Malpractice Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on Baby's ...
New York Medical Malpractice Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on Baby's ...
Lawyer says mug shot of LDS bishop would be cruel
AP Daily Herald | Posted: Thursday, March 8, 2012 12:07 am | Loading… DUCHESNE -- A defense attorney says it would be unconstitutional to take and post the mug shot of an eastern Utah Mormon bishop accused of failing to report a teen girl's disclosure ...
Mercedes Salesman Among Potential Investors in Jacoby & Meyers Law Firm
Three directors of a small New York bank, including one who also sells new and used Mercedes-Benzes, want to be the first non-lawyer investors in Jacoby & Meyers, the discount law firm with storefront offices across the US Jacoby & Meyers, ...
Wake County Criminal Defense Attorney Says St. Patrick's Day Increases Risk of ...
Wake County Criminal Defense Attorney Says St. Patrick's Day Increases Risk of ...
Long-Term Value: GC Saves Money By Taking on Medicare
But now Cheng's co-workers recognize the benefits that flow from the company's first and only lawyer. He says they treat him as "a point person and a resource for all departments." They can get answers to their legal questions any time, and they bounce ...
Lawyer: Perdomo threatened to rape Porter's girlfriend
Porter and his lawyer argue that he acted in self-defense. Thursday's hearing at the Waldo County Superior Courthouse begins at 1 pm A judge will decide if he should set bail for Porter. State Assistant Attorney General Leane Zainea said after the ...
Childers, Schlueter & Smith is Pleased to Announce its Members Have Been ...
Childers, Schlueter & Smith is Pleased to Announce its Members Have Been ...
Wilmington on DVDs. Co-Picks of the Week: Classics. Anatomy of a Murder, To ...
Wilmington on DVDs. Co-Picks of the Week: Classics. Anatomy of a Murder, To ...
Prosecutor Seeks to Disqualify Defense Attorney
"This most certainly raises a conflict, or at least the appearance of impropriety," the motion states, "when the lawyer in this case, Mr. Tennant, is forced to represent two clients, Ms. Reed and the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, ...
Broward County DUI Lawyer Claims Proposed Legislation May Soften DUI Sentences
Broward County DUI defense lawyer Michael A. Dye believes that Florida House Bill 681 will limit a Judge's sentencing options for many first time DUI offenders. Florida House Bill 681 could prohibit a Judge from ordering both a vehicle immobilization ...
From the Bench to the wrench! Female solicitors quit legal profession they ...
From the Bench to the wrench! Female solicitors quit legal profession they ...
Female solicitors quit legal profession they damned as too sexist - to become ...
Female solicitors quit legal profession they damned as too sexist - to become ...
Georgia Product Liability Lawyer Garrard at the Forefront of Transvaginal Mesh ...
Georgia Product Liability Lawyer Garrard at the Forefront of Transvaginal Mesh ...
Georgia Product Liability Lawyer Garrard At The Forefront Of Transvaginal Mesh ...
Georgia Product Liability Lawyer Garrard At The Forefront Of Transvaginal Mesh ...
Wilmington on DVDs. Anatomy of a Murder, To Catch a Thief
.Anatomy of a Murder was based on an actual murder case that was actually tried by novelist/ lawyer/judge Traver aka John D. Voelker) — though as a prosecutor rather than a defense lawyer. In that trial, an outsider and Army man shot and killed a ...
Extended Discovery Is a Key Feature of Legal Progress
By GERT K. HIRSCHBERG (The writer is a retired trial lawyer, an American Board of Trial Advocates member since 1978 and a former professor of torts at five California law schools. He counts 4000 of his former students among California's lawyers and ...
Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White's Jamison White Recognized by the ...
Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White's Jamison White Recognized by the ...
Scranton Personal Injury Lawyer Melissa Scartelli Named to "Top Attorneys In ...
Scranton Personal Injury Lawyer Melissa Scartelli Named to "Top Attorneys In ...
Lawyer delays arraignment, says doctor will fight murder charges in ...
Lawyer delays arraignment, says doctor will fight murder charges in ...
Calif. doc's arraignment delayed in murder case
Dr. Hsiu-Ying "Lisa" Tseng appeared Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court but her new lawyer sought a continuance and the proceeding has been postponed to March 16. Defense attorney T. Edward Welbourn says Tseng will enter a plea and seek bail at that ...
Lawyer's Wife Sues the Other Woman; Lawyer, Ex-Mistress are Accused in Murder ...
Lawyer's Wife Sues the Other Woman; Lawyer, Ex-Mistress are Accused in Murder ...
Crooked lawyer faces charge
By JESSIE STENSLAND A former Freeland attorney accused of defrauding his clients of millions of dollars was charged in federal court last week with a single count of felony mail fraud. Peter Moote has been cooperating closely with federal investigators ...
Civil Rights Lawyer Ron Kuby to Appear at 'Millionaire Madam' Hearing
Anna Gristina, 44, appears in Manhattan Supreme Court to face a charge of promoting prostitution on Mar. 6th , 2012. (DNAinfo/Paul Lomax) By Murray Weiss, Shayna Jacobs and Mary Johnson MANHATTAN — "Millionaire Madam" Anna Gristina is due back in ...
Texas Lawyer Names Houston Personal Injury Lawyer J. Edward Allen Appellate ...
Texas Lawyer Names Houston Personal Injury Lawyer J. Edward Allen Appellate ...
Ravi's lawyer puts focus on investigator
Alexis Diner - Voted #1 Diner in Morris County Since 2000! Save now at Alexis Diner with this gif... Frank DiNinno, an investigator with the Prosecutor's Office, is questioned Friday. / Kathy Johnson/staff photographer NEW BRUNSWICK — A lengthy direct ...
The Woyome Saga - Let's Pause For Reflection ( A Lawyer's View)
He/she must be a lawyer, duly qualified to practice law in Ghana. One can therefore not conceive of an Attorney General who is not a practicing lawyer. Any lawyer worth his/her salt would recognize that there are always two sides to an argument; ...
NOPD was wrong to jail suspect in toddler's death, lawyer says
By John Simerman, The Times-Picayune A lawyer for a man who was released last week after being booked a month earlier in the fatal shooting of toddler Keira Holmes said New Orleans homicide investigators rushed to judgment about his client, ...
Oklahoma City attorney caters to pot-related crimes
BY TIM WILLERT [email protected] | Published: March 10, 2012 Step into Chad Moody's office downtown and it's easy to see where the man known as “The Drug Lawyer” gets his inspiration. DRUG LAWYER: Attorney Chad Moody poses with his Volkswagen bus at ...
New York Construction Accident Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on ...
New York Construction Accident Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on ...
DaSilva attorney to seek probation, not prison
DANBURY -- The lawyer representing Joseph DaSilva Jr. will ask a Superior Court judge not to send his client to prison when DaSilva is sentenced Wednesday for causing the death of 42-year-old Luis Encalada at DaSilva's apartment building on Town Hill ...
Death Row Inmate's Case About More Than Innocence
He has a new lawyer who faces the daunting challenge of representing Will at this late stage in his appeals. Witnesses have testified that another man confessed to Deputy Hill's murder. But in a January ruling, US District Court Judge Keith Ellison ...
Lawyer wants Ampatuan doctors to appear in trial
A PROSECUTION lawyer said Sunday that the Quezon City court hearing the massacre case against Andal Ampatuan Sr. should invite doctors of the ex-Maguindanao governor to shed light on his real health condition. Ampatuan, one of the principal suspects in ...
Ampatuan doctors must appear in trial: lawyer
MANILA -- A prosecution lawyer said Sunday that the Quezon City court hearing the massacre case against Andal Ampatuan Sr. should invite doctors of the ex-Maguindanao governor to shed light on his real health condition. Ampatuan, one of the principal ...
Law firms get into the social media game
Last August, Latham & Watkins hired Dimitra Kessenides, a former journalist at The American Lawyer who founded the legal publication's Web site, to oversee the firm's use of social media platforms. And Dechert last summer promoted public relations ...
Kansas City Serious Injury Lawyer and Criminal Defense Attorney Named Two Time ...
Kansas City Serious Injury Lawyer and Criminal Defense Attorney Named Two Time ...