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Lawyer frowns on Conrail settlements for Paulsboro
Mark R. Cuker, a Philadelphia lawyer who recently sued Conrail on behalf of his Paulsboro clients, said he has not received any settlement offers from the railroad company, but he has seen the document. So has Stuart Lieberman, a Princeton lawyer who ...
Lawyer: Suit over prison medication wins $12M award
Lawyer: Suit over prison medication wins $12M award. January 18, 2013|By Bridget Doyle | Tribune reporter. (Tribune illustration). A federal jury on Friday awarded $12 million to a man who said he was deprived of prescribed epilepsy medication while ...
Jindal lawyer quits; replacement named
The top lawyer for Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration has resigned from the job after three months. The governor's office gave no reason Friday for Gary Graphia's decision to leave the position of executive counsel that he took in October. Instead ...
Lawyer: Crabtree cooperating with police in sex assault probe
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree voluntarily met with police in their investigation into an alleged sexual assault in a hotel after the team's playoff victory over the Green Bay Packers last weekend, his attorney said ...
Crabtree's lawyer expresses “confidence” in process
Rarely if ever (but for Al Pacino in And Justice For All) does a lawyer proclaim to the world that his client is guilty. So it is with that grain of salted truth that we should regard any and all comments ever made by a lawyer about his client ...
'Talk to a Lawyer,' other events to honor Martin Luther King Jr.
Along with an array of events sponsored by local schools, government and Indiana University, celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day will include free consultations with lawyers Monday, a screening of a film on poverty Thursday. There also will ...
For Sarah Weddington, the lawyer who won Roe vs. Wade, celebrity — or ...
For Sarah Weddington, the lawyer who won Roe vs. Wade, celebrity — or ...
LA Porn Industry's Last, Best Hope
For years Cambria has been the go-to lawyer for the porn industry's biggest fights, representing among many others Larry Flynt, as well as winning an acquittal in the high profile 2010 obscenity trial of Evil Angel owner John Stagliano ...
Birmingham lawyer David Wininger builds shrine to his beloved New York ...
Birmingham lawyer David Wininger builds shrine to his beloved New York ...
Wellington may hire new interim lawyer while deciding whether it needs counsel ...
Wellington may hire new interim lawyer while deciding whether it needs counsel ...
Vail Daily column: Do not text your lawyer
My last article extolled the virtues of a vigorous and honest dialogue between attorney and client. Such communication serves a critical function. However, the efficacy of that function depends largely on its form. Undoubtedly, new technologies and ...
Lawyer seeking bench molded by attorney father
"If you can argue the merit in something you don't agree with, you're building your skills as a lawyer. It was cross-examination at the dinner table. I was exposed to these techniques from an impressionable age." Some people say she's trying to use her ...
Lawyer's Name Not On TNA List
A Kiambu women's representative hopeful was yesterday shocked when she found her name missing in the ballot papers. Lilian Mwaura, a lawyer popularly known as Mama Wakili said she could not find her name on the papers when she went to cast her ...
Lawyer Sent Packing After Murder Verdict
DISSATISFIED with the verdict in his trial, murder convict Cornelius Ganuseb decided to dismiss his lawyer in the High Court in Windhoek on Friday. Ganuseb told Judge Kato van Niekerk that he does not want the services of lawyer Hipura Ujaha any more, ...
Veteran Military Lawyer James Hagler on Chicago Counterpoint Tuesday ...
Veteran Military Lawyer James Hagler on Chicago Counterpoint Tuesday ...
Irish lawyer for Savita's husband said he wanted to keep media waiting
submit to reddit. Gerard O'Donnell, the Galway-based lawyer who is representing Praveen Halappanavar, said in an interview that he and his client deliberately made the release of information regarding the case slow in order to sustain the media's ...
Top lawyer for jailed Ukraine ex-PM Tymoshenko faces legal action, fears arrest
KIEV, Ukraine – The top lawyer for jailed former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says he is under criminal investigation and fears imminent arrest. Serhiy Vlasenko told reporters Monday that he stands accused of car theft, robbery and failing ...
Tymoshenko's Lawyer Faces Legal Action in Ukraine
The top lawyer for jailed former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said Monday he is under criminal investigation and fears imminent arrest. He denied any wrongdoing and accused the government of trying to sideline him. A criminal case against ...
Lawyer Snapshot: Helen Albee
Community involvement: I recently was appointed to the JEA board of directors, which is a very exciting opportunity to be involved in public service. While serving on the JEA board, I anticipate learning a great deal about the utilities industry and ...
Lawyer for Pakistan's intelligence agency says suspected militants held ...
Lawyer for Pakistan's intelligence agency says suspected militants held ...
Police Union Lawyer Back in DC to Celebrate Obama Win
Back in 2004, Illinois attorney Sean Smoot's organization was the first labor and police group to endorse then-U.S. Senate candidate Barack Obama. To close the loop, he said, Smoot came back to Washington this weekend to celebrate the start of Obama's ...
Mobile lawyer Benjamin Ford picked to participate in Alabama State Bar ...
Mobile lawyer Benjamin Ford picked to participate in Alabama State Bar ...
Lawyer Reveals How Nucky Beat His IRS Fine
... Reveals How Nucky Beat His IRS Fine. In his new book, Ventnor lawyer Frank J. Ferry reveals how Nucky Johnson, of Boardwalk Empire fame, beat a $20,000 fine for tax evasion by declaring himself a pauper and putting all of his assets in his wife's ...
Eddie Alvarez's lawyer file injunction against Bellator to fight at UFC 159 ...
Eddie Alvarez's lawyer file injunction against Bellator to fight at UFC 159 ...
Defense lawyer in Steubenville rape case objects to use of 'victim' to ...
Defense lawyer in Steubenville rape case objects to use of 'victim' to ...
Lawyer Tucson AZ | Zanes Law Personal Injury Attorney: Helps Tucsonans
Zanes Law, a Personal Injury Lawyer in Tucson AZ believes giving back to the community as being a crucial part of being a lawyer, especially in a tight knit community such as Tucson AZ. Zanes Law's giving goes beyond any capital sum. Zanes Law actively ...
UO hires high-profile lawyer
The University of Oregon has hired a prominent lawyer to challenge a former doctoral student's discrimination lawsuit before the U.S. Supreme Court. Washington, D.C., attorney Neal Katyal has appeared on the popular TV show “The Colbert Report” three ...
Roe v. Wade lawyer's visit
Classifieds · Search classifieds · Post a listing. In the news: 787 batteries · Test boycott · Sacramento Kings · Roe v. Wade lawyer's visit. Originally published January 21, 2013 at 7:42 PM | Page modified January 21, 2013 at 10:20 PM. Share: Comments ...
San Mateo and Northern CA Criminal Defense Lawyer Announces 2012 ...
San Mateo and Northern CA Criminal Defense Lawyer Announces 2012 ...
Programming Bootcamp Turns Lawyer Into Hacker
Felix Tsai was as far from a hacker as you could get. He was a lawyer. In the mid '90s, he practiced corporate law for a firm in Manhattan. During the dot-com boom he did mergers and acquisitions. But he never loved his work. After quitting law and ...
Reports: Canadian shoots doctor, lawyer to death in Philippines court
By Ian Johnston, Staff Writer, NBC News. A Canadian man shot dead a doctor who was suing him and the doctor's lawyer in a court in the Philippines on Tuesday, according to reports. Police said the man had smuggled a pistol into the court in the central ...
Braun: Longtime NJ lawyer joins US veterans panel as newest hire, oldest member
There is a restlessness about Bill Greenberg that was obvious even when he was a newly-licensed lawyer, serving as an aide to then Gov. Richard J. Hughes in the 1960s. He speaks as if he's always late for another appointment and, in the courtroom, ...
Lawyer: Delay, Move Ohio Football Player's Trial
The lawyer for one of two high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl wants to delay the trial and also have it moved out of an eastern Ohio city that has received international attention. Attorney Brian Duncan filed the motion ...
Ex-clients pursue class action against PI lawyer who allegedly charged ...
Ex-clients pursue class action against PI lawyer who allegedly charged ...
Kim Dotcom Hires Human Rights Lawyer To Claim MPAA's Chris Dodd Targeted ...
Kim Dotcom Hires Human Rights Lawyer To Claim MPAA's Chris Dodd Targeted ...
Bizarre blotter: Divorce lawyer bills client for sex and other unusual crimes
Bizarre blotter: Divorce lawyer bills client for sex and other unusual crimes. By Karen Workman. Digital First Mediamercurynews.com. Posted: 01/22/2013 06:01:52 AM PST. January 22, 2013 5:39 PM GMTUpdated: 01/22/2013 09:39:55 AM PST. A Minnesota ...
Defense lawyer: 'Perfect storm' in Ala. pastor's life before being charged ...
Defense lawyer: 'Perfect storm' in Ala. pastor's life before being charged ...
Lawyer wants AG removed from 1990 rural Missouri murder case
A Missouri man whose murder conviction was thrown out this month by the state Supreme Court is asking the court to disqualify the attorney general's office from pursuing a new trial. Any decision to retry Mark Woodworth for the 1990 killing of a woman ...
El Dorado lawyer: Augusta golf course exceeded expectations
Connell had watched the Masters golf tournament there in 1992, but playing it was an entirely different and special experience. “It's one of the prettiest places I think I've ever been,” he said today. “It was just one of the most enjoyable weekends I ...
A Public Servant Tries to Do His Civic Duty
He oversees an office of more than 600 lawyers who together juggle more than 80,000 cases. He has argued before the United States Supreme Court and been involved in negotiating a billion-dollar contract. But one much more quotidian experience with the ...
Lawyer seeks to extend filing deadline for BP Gulf oil spill seafood settlement
A Texas lawyer has filed a motion asking the federal judge overseeing the massive BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill litigation to extend the deadline for commercial fishing vessel owners and others to join a $2.3 billion settlement to cover seafood-related ...
Haith's lawyer critical of report on charges against coach
Haith's lawyer critical of report on charges against coach. Print Email. « Mizzou Introduces Head Coach Frank Haith. » 2013-01-22T18:15:00Z 2013-01-22T19:16:05Z Haith's lawyer critical of report on charges against coachBy VAHE GREGORIAN ...
Lawyer Pens Detailed Analysis of 'Hobbit' Contract Between Bilbo and Dwarves
James Daily, a lawyer and co-author of The Law and Superheroes, has set his sights on the contract between Bilbo Baggins and the band of dwarves in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. In a piece published in Wired, Daily tackles the ...
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This much is undisputed: Ray Lewis had come to Atlanta for Super Bowl XXXIV, and after watching the St. Louis Rams squeak by the Tennessee Titans, the Baltimore Ravens linebacker joined several friends and acquaintances in a club called the Cobalt ...
China's jailed rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng gets rare family visit, second in 13 ...
China's jailed rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng gets rare family visit, second in 13 ...
China's Jailed Lawyer Gets Rare Family Visit
The family of an imprisoned Chinese rights lawyer was allowed to visit him for the first time in nearly 10 months, providing a confirmation that he was still alive, a human rights group reported. New York-based Human Rights in China said the younger ...
'Baddest lawyer in history of Jersey' accused of orchestrating FBI informant's ...
'Baddest lawyer in history of Jersey' accused of orchestrating FBI informant's ...
Haith's lawyer criticizes report of allegations
As the business day came to an end on Tuesday, one of Mizzou basketball coach Frank Haith's attorneys, Michael L. Buckner, said he had no update on the status of his client with respect to the NCAA investigation at Miami, Haith's former employer. “I ...
Lindsay Lohan Loses Lawyer Shawn Holley FOR GOOD!!!
Despite Shawn Holley's surprise last-minute appearance at Lindsay Lohan's latest arraignment, the famed lawyer is DONE with the flame-haired starlet. We're sure that $300k debt had something to do with it… But we'd bet even more on it being about the ...
Lindsay Lohan loses lawyer Shawn Holley after firing her, then pleading with ...
Lindsay Lohan loses lawyer Shawn Holley after firing her, then pleading with ...