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Old defense lawyer threatened man to take plea deal in homicide, new attorney ...
Old defense lawyer threatened man to take plea deal in homicide, new attorney ...
Former defense lawyer threatened man to take plea deal in homicide, new ...
Former defense lawyer threatened man to take plea deal in homicide, new ...
Prominent lawyer questioned after reporting Denny's tweets
The Jakarta Police questioned senior lawyer OC Kaligis earlier today regarding the report the latter filed last Thursday against Deputy Law and Human Rights Minister Denny Indrayana's Twitter posting that equated lawyers who defend graft suspects to ...
Rochester lawyer faces DWI, prostitution charges
Associated Press. PEMBROKE, N.Y. — Authorities say a Rochester defense attorney has been charged after state police found him slumped at the wheel of his car at a Thruway travel plaza with a 20-year-old prostitute in his vehicle. Police tell local ...
High-profile Boston lawyer gets license back
High-profile Boston lawyer gets license back. August 28, 2012. E-mail|; Print|. Text size – +. E-mail. E-mail this article. To: Invalid E-mail address. Add a personal message:(80 character limit). Your E-mail: Invalid E-mail address. Sending your ...
Providea Conferencing Launches LegalStream Service at ILTA 2012, Helping ...
Providea Conferencing Launches LegalStream Service at ILTA 2012, Helping ...
A Crisis in Community Supervision
So how does a lawyer defend against an allegation regarding the content of a client's urine? By putting the Community Supervision Office on trial — and the results so far have been mortifying. “In the last year, I have had several clients that have ...
Lawyer who served on Greece town board faces DWI, prostitution charges
Authorities say a Rochester defense attorney and former Greece Town Board member has been charged after state police found him slumped at the wheel of his car at a Thruway travel plaza with a 20-year-old prostitute in his vehicle. Police say troopers ...
Rutgers-Camden Preparing Law Students to be "Client Ready"
Rutgers-Camden Preparing Law Students to be "Client Ready". August 28, 2012. Rutgers School of Law-Camden CAMDEN — This fall, the Rutgers School of Law–Camden is welcoming a new class of students who represent the future of the legal profession ...
Prosecutors open case against SC mother
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Prosecutors began laying out their case against the mother of a missing South Carolina boy on Tuesday, putting up witnesses who testified about the Christmas Eve car wreck that served as a turning point in the search for Amir ...
North Tonawanda lawyer sentenced for stealing from client
A remorseful disbarred lawyer from Niagara County admitted to a gambling addiction today when he was sentenced in State Supreme Court for stealing almost $34,000 from a client's estate. Justice Sheila A. DiTullio ordered David R. Schnell, 53, of North ...
Amish beard-cutting trial: Defense attorney says his client believed victim's ...
Amish beard-cutting trial: Defense attorney says his client believed victim's ...
Lawyer facing DWI, prostitution charges
Lawyer facing DWI, prostitution charges. James Doyle. PreviousPlayNext. Regular Photo Size2/2. More Crime. WNY mug shot photo gallery. check out this photo gallery of mug shots from arrests in WNY. PHOTOS: Celebrity mug shots. famous faces find out ...
Defense attorney: Silver Spring man accused of rape was forced to carry out crime
Defense attorney: Silver Spring man accused of rape was forced to carry out crime. Lawyer says 19-year-old pulled gun, ordered 17-year-old to participate in rape. by Jeremy Arias Staff writer. More News. Smart meters don't pose fire risk, utility ...
Chandler Muller: Winter Park lawyer represented powerful, gave to poor
Chandler Muller, one of Central Florida's most sought-after and successful criminal defense lawyers, knew he was dying. His client list included the powerful and wealthy – doctors, lawyers and judges – but in his final weeks, he gave away his business ...
Defense Lawyer Blasted in Dewani Murder Trial
The judge presiding over the Anni Dewani murder trial issued a strongly worded warning to accused Xolile Mngeni's attorney when his absence delayed the trial for an hour yesterday morning. It was the second time this week that Judge Robert Henney ...
R. Scott Oswald, Managing Principal of The Employment Law Group® Law Firm ...
R. Scott Oswald, Managing Principal of The Employment Law Group® Law Firm ...
Bridgeway Enhances Attorney Productivity With eCounsel Version 8.6 And New ...
Bridgeway Enhances Attorney Productivity With eCounsel Version 8.6 And New ...
Court rejects lawyer's appeal to overturn admonition
Long Island attorney Thomas Liotti wasn't just whistling "Dixie" when he demanded that the U.S. Supreme Court overturn a public admonition he received from a "renegade" Southern federal appeals court "far far from the center of the judicial universe ...
Twitter Lawyer Announces Appeal in Tweet, Argues Users Have Standing to ...
Twitter Lawyer Announces Appeal in Tweet, Argues Users Have Standing to ...
Criminal Defense Attorney Charged in Law Office Shooting; His Wife Recorded ...
Criminal Defense Attorney Charged in Law Office Shooting; His Wife Recorded ...
Lawyer lambastes criticism of Oakland County Child Killer lawsuit
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NYC man gets 40 years to life for dismembering boy
Levi Aron, center, appears in court for sentencing at State Supreme Court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Aron received 40 years to life in prison for the 2011 abduction and murder of eight year old Leiby Kletzky, who ...
Post-Tribune staff report August 29, 2012 3:02PM
Lake Superior Court Judge pro tem J. Philip McGraw reissued an arrest warrant for a defense attorney who failed to appear for a contempt-of-court hearing. McGraw denied attorney Shante Henry's written request to transfer the case to another judge based ...
OpenText Introduces Enterprise Information Management Solution for Legal ...
OpenText Introduces Enterprise Information Management Solution for Legal ...
Justice at affordable cost?
Prime minister Manmohan Singh was the chief guest at the concluding function of the 150 years celebration of the Bombay High Court. Addressing the distinguished gathering comprising the Chief Justice of India, chief ministers of Maharashtra and Goa and ...
SISD board split over law firm switch
SISD board split over law firm switch Jessica Limmer Seguin Gazette | 0 comments. SEGUIN — Some Seguin ISD board members said they were in the dark about a push to change the district's primary legal counsel. On Tuesday, SISD board members voted ...
The Legal Professional: Hold the front page: lawyers might be used for money ...
The Legal Professional: Hold the front page: lawyers might be used for money ...
KCC Recognized by The Recorder as Best Claims Administrator
NOVATO, Calif., Aug. 29, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- KCC, a Computershare company and leading administration-support services provider for the legal and financial industries, was recently awarded "The Best" Class Action Administrator by The Recorder in ...
James Holmes Insanity Defense: Colorado Prosecutors Challenged To Prove ...
James Holmes Insanity Defense: Colorado Prosecutors Challenged To Prove ...
Burden on Holmes prosecutors to prove sanity
DENVER (AP) — If James Holmes pleads not guilty by reason of insanity, prosecutors wanting to prove that he methodically carried out a deadly Colorado movie theater shooting have a difficult task before them: They must prove he is sane. Unlike other ...
Lawsuit filed against former Legal Counsel
Lawsuit filed against former Legal Counsel. Property Owners Association President Dawn Haggerty announced two weeks ago that the CLPOA has filed lawsuits against three former senior managers and former legal counsel. The lawsuits can be read in full ...
Illinois court: Juveniles must have lawyer who will fight for the client, not ...
Illinois court: Juveniles must have lawyer who will fight for the client, not ...
Lawyers Not Allowed to Visit Jailed Christian Lawyer Gao Zhisheng
SHAYA, XINJIANG, China-- Two lawyers for jailed Christian lawyer Gao Zhisheng were denied a meeting with him Monday by authorities at the prison in far west China where he has been held since last December, years after "disappearing" into police ...
Defense lawyer indicted in conspiracy surrounding murder
Defense lawyer indicted in conspiracy surrounding murder. Images. Ezequiel Neuman (WSYR-TV). Set Text Size Small, Set Text Size Medium, Set Text Size Large, Set Text Size X-Large. Print Story. Published: 1:40 pm. Share. Updated: 3:15 pm. Syracuse ...
Lawyer for pope's accused butler quits
VATICAN CITY — A lawyer for Pope Benedict XVI's former butler announced Thursday (Aug. 30) that he was resigning over differences in defense strategy with his client. The former butler, Paolo Gabriele, will stand trial in autumn on charges of stealing ...
Defense attorney doesn't want 'prior bad acts' evidence at trial
Updated: August 30, 2012 5:19PM. VALPARAISO — The attorney for a Valparaiso man accused of 23 felony counts for sexually related crimes, mostly against children, wants testimony evidence restricted. In a hearing for Ryan Roy Schroeder, 26, attorney ...
Burden on Colorado prosecutors to prove sanity
Burden on Colorado prosecutors to prove sanity. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Burden on Colorado prosecutors to prove sanity. RJ Sangosti ...
Court: Even juveniles deserve strong legal defense
The justices ruled that Austin was denied a proper trial in 2007 because his lawyer mixed his duty as a defense attorney with concerns about what the parents wanted and what would be best for the teen in the long run. Juveniles, like adults in criminal ...
Lawyer: Aurora shooting suspect tried to call psychiatrist 9 minutes before attack
Defense attorney Tamara Brady said Thursday that James Holmes placed the call to an after-hours number at a hospital at the University of Colorado, Anschutz campus. Brady says Holmes thought he could reach Dr. Lynne Fenton, a psychiatrist, at that ...
Suspect seeks plea change
When Deal made a second attempt to work out a plea for his client, Gibson said his lawyer told him he would again have to meet with Hoffmann. "(Deal said) this is what (prosecutors) think, this is what they want to hear," Gibson said. "He told me to ...
FELONY DISPOSITIONS: Aug. 30, 2012
The following is a list of felony dispositions from the Ector County District Clerk's Office. Listed attorneys do not necessarily represent who was involved when the case was disposed. AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON. Ray Charles Ellis, 55, ...
Local resident named President-Elect of Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
Nancy Winkler, Esq., a partner at Eisenberg Rothweiler Winkler Eisenberg & Jeck P.C., has been named President-Elect of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (PTLA), the oldest trial lawyer association in Pennsylvania. She will become President in ...
Law Firm Insider: 8/31/12
DLA Piper hired an intellectual property lawyer in London, an energy lawyer in Houston, an employment lawyer in Shanghai, an intellectual property lawyer in Los Angeles, a wealth management lawyer in Hong Kong, a corporate lawyer in Perth, a corporate ...
Ombudsman's process violated right to legal counsel: Caldarelli
Caldarelli said her past experience dealing with Marin's office – when he investigated closed-door meetings held during the Elton John ticket controversy in 2008 – made her reluctant to answer questions without a lawyer this time around. “The ombudsman ...
Lawyer: James Holmes tried to call school before shooting
By Trevor Hughes and Gary Strauss, USA TODAY. CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Mass murder suspect James Holmes attempted to call his psychiatrist minutes before a July 20 shooting spree at a suburban Denver movie theater left 12 dead and 57 wounded, his ...
Morton A. Sacks, trial lawyer
"Morton was a brilliant trial lawyer. In the bar exam, he was second from the top," said a longtime friend, C. Raymond Hartz, a retired attorney who lives in Timonium. "He was probably the most tenacious lawyer I've ever known. He was always highly ...
Cargill IP Lawyer Peter M. Reyes, Jr. Sworn in As HNBA National President
31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Peter M. Reyes, Jr., a senior intellectual property lawyer at Cargill, Incorporated, was sworn in as the 2012-2013 National President of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at ...
Adam Reposa: Lawyer, Lunatic
I thought this angle sounded pretty good: Chad, the lifelong criminal, now working the halls of justice as a legal assistant for Adam Reposa, the batshit crazy lawyer. As part of that journey, we made these commercials. The first commercial was born ...
County replaces Oxnard law firm in civil suits involving DA
Alan Wisotsky and his $200-an-hour Oxnard firm, Wisotsky, Procter & Shyer, have been replaced by the Cerritos firm Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo, which charges from $225 to $375 an hour, depending on the lawyer doing the work. According to ...