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Judges censure lawyer Terence Kindlon
ALBANY β€” A state appeals court on Thursday censured longtime Albany attorney Terence L. Kindlon for photographing a document of an Albany County prosecutor's table inside a courtroom last year, calling it "undignified" and "discourteous conduct." ...
Williams trial: Defense attorney requests mistrial
2012-09-27T11:18:00Z Williams trial: Defense attorney requests mistrialBy EVE BYRON Independent Record helenair.com. 2 hours ago β€’ By EVE BYRON Independent Record · (2) Comments. Federal defense attorney Michael Donahoe requested a mistrial ...
Gang member convicted in fatal shooting of Rockford teen
Defense attorney David Vella (left) and his client, Ricardo Jaimes, 20, listen as prosecutors deliver closing arguments Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, before Judge John Truitt at the Winnebago County Courthouse. A jury found Jaimes guilty of first degree ...
Upstate defense lawyer censured for photographing prosecution document
Upstate defense lawyer censured for photographing prosecution document. 9/27/2012 COMMENTS (0). By Daniel Wiessner. ALBANY, N.Y., Sept 27 (Reuters) - A New York state appeals court has censured prominent Albany defense attorney Terence ...
Retirement Board again votes to table Diman counsel's application
Brilhante and Diman School Committee Chairman Laurenio Couto, in prior interviews, said the lawyer easily meets the 20-hour-week threshold. Brilhante said his district work β€œis never below 20 hours.” Couto, who has disclosed in writing that Brilhante ...
George Zimmerman's lawyer to speak at gun rights convention
George Zimmerman's lawyer to speak at gun rights convention. Defense attorney Mark O'Mara in court during a hearing in the George Zimmerman case - Friday, April 27, 2012. Last Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2012. ORLANDO -- ...
DA And Defense Attorney Face Charges In Washington County Case
A judge, a district attorney, and a defense attorney are facing charges in an unusual case involving the commitment of a mentally ill man in Washington County. The Oregon State Bar has confirmed it is prosecuting Washington County DA Bob Hermann and ...
Convicted drive-by shooter Randall Brooks sues lawyer
A Howard man sentenced in July to serve 36 years in state prison for shooting his ex-girlfriend's lover is suing his former attorney. Randall Brooks, 39, filed a lawsuit against Bellefonte-based defense attorney Brian Manchester, according to court ...
Defense Attorney For Hingham Murderer Plans to Appeal Conviction
Defense Attorney For Hingham Murderer Plans to Appeal Conviction. Accused murderer James Winquist's attorney will hand over a notice of appeal to Plymouth County Superior Court on behalf of his client. By Tony Catinella; Email the author; 5:45 am ...
Learning Tree International, Inc. Special Committee of the Board of Directors ...
Learning Tree International, Inc. Special Committee of the Board of Directors ...
DA says WPa. bank heist suspect faked calf tattoo
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- The defense attorney for a man charged with robbing two Johnstown-area banks says there's one big problem with the prosecution's case: surveillance video shows ...
Dallas' Dick Sayles Recognized Among Nation's Top Commercial Litigation ...
Dallas' Dick Sayles Recognized Among Nation's Top Commercial Litigation ...
Lawyer for suspect in controversial officer-involved shooting decries SFPD tactics
The case of a recent controversial police shooting in the Mission District was heard in court Friday morning, but it was outside the courtroom where the suspect's lawyer questioned how police made information about Oliver Barcenas public. 22-year-old ...
Defective Rental Car Legislation
California Lawyer Teams with Senators to Pass Defective Rental Car Legislation. September 28, 2012. CATEGORIES: Defective Cars, Legislation. California Lawyer Teams with Senators to Pass Defective Rental Car Legislation. When renting a car, you ...
Florida justices under attack for ruling that turned on defense attorney's tactics
She noted Nixon's bizarre behavior at trial: "On the second day of jury selection, Nixon pulled off his clothing, demanded a black judge and lawyer, refused to be escorted into the courtroom, and threatened to force the guards to shoot him." The court ...
Allen R. DeLong, Commerce Department lawyer
Allen R. DeLong, 93, who retired in 1974 as a lawyer in the Commerce Department's Office of General Counsel and retired from the Army Reserve in 1979 at the rank of colonel, died Sept. 3 of kidney failure at the Knollwood military retirement community ...
Betty A. Thompson | Va. divorce lawyer, 88
Ms. Thompson, once dubbed the "queen of divorce court" by an admiring peer, was initially a trial lawyer who litigated civil and criminal cases. She developed a speciality in domestic-relations law in the 1960s as demand grew amid the increasing social ...
Burr & Forman Enters Tampa Market Through Combination With Williams Schifino
TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 28, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Burr & Forman LLP announced today, effective October 1, that it will combine with Tampa law firm Williams Schifino Mangione & Steady, P.A. The combination marks Burr & Forman's entrance into the Tampa ...
Lawyer carries feud with Robertson DA online
Lawyer carries feud with Robertson DA online. By MAGGIE KIELY [email protected]; Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2012 12:01 a.m.; Text size: A A A. Tweet · Email. Ty Clevenger, a former Bryan-based attorney, on Monday will launch redfaced ...
County has yet to comply with open-records request for emails
Luzerne County has acknowledged possessing thousands of emails excluded from an open-records release because of an assumption the emails were deleted. The emails were from Leonard Piazza, the ousted director of elections fired April 11. The county ...
Securing conference a serious coup
The key man in bringing the mammoth International Bar Association annual bash to Dublin has found the experience 'extraordinarily enriching and rewarding,' writes CAROLINE MADDEN. SOLICITOR MICHAEL Greene is just back from Ibiza by way of ...
Supreme Court orders review of lawyer penalties
The state Supreme Court is taking a tougher stand on how lawyers are being punished, ordering the State Bar of California to take a second look at more than three dozen cases of disciplined attorneys. The court's move to turn back so many cases is ...
Falcone to Seek Case's Dismissal
A lawyer for Mr. Jenson, Robert Pommer of Kirkland & Ellis, confirmed that a letter had been sent on behalf of his client. SEC spokesman John Nester declined to comment. Write to Juliet Chung at [email protected] Copyright 2012 Dow Jones & Company ...