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Former New York AG lawyer joins state bank regulator
Another senior lawyer, Daniel Sangeap, has also made the move from the attorney general's office to the banking regulator this month. Sangeap worked on Schneiderman's $410 settlement with Ezra Merkin, a fund manager who fed client money into Bernard ...
Medical examiner, lawyer clash over 'homicide' label at Philly abortion doctor ...
Medical examiner, lawyer clash over 'homicide' label at Philly abortion doctor ...
Med. Examiner, Lawyer Clash at Doc's Murder Trial
A Philadelphia medical examiner battled a defense lawyer in court Thursday as he justified changing an abortion patient's death from accidental overdose to "homicide." Dr. Gary Collins finished two days of medical testimony at the capital murder trial ...
Decimal Controversy: Nick Diaz's lawyer releases texts from UFC & Quebec ...
Decimal Controversy: Nick Diaz's lawyer releases texts from UFC & Quebec ...
Angry Lawyer Throws Shoe at Pakistan's Musharraf
An angry lawyer threw a shoe at former President Pervez Musharraf as he headed to court in southern Pakistan on Friday to face legal charges following his return to the country after four years in self-imposed exile, police said. Meanwhile, a Taliban ...
Native American lawyer, author says Maine's indigenous people at crossroads
Native American lawyer, author says Maine's indigenous people at crossroads. Print this Print · E-mail this Email · Facebook this Share · Tweet this Tweet. By Dawn Gagnon, BDN Staff. Posted March 29, 2013, at 5:59 a.m.. Attorney, activist and author ...
Baker Donelson adds prominent healthcare lawyer
Baker Donelson adds prominent healthcare lawyer. 3/29/2013 COMMENTS (0). By Anna Louie Sussman. (Reuters) - Joe Campbell, a prominent healthcare and hospital attorney, has joined Baker Donelson in Birmingham, Alabama, as a shareholder, moving ...
Lawyer: Official regrets involvement in baby case
BRUNSWICK, Ga. — A city official charged with interfering with the police investigation of a baby's slaying in coastal Georgia made a mistake when he tried to help a teen suspect's mother but believes he committed no crimes, his defense attorney said ...
China detains Nobel winner's brother-in-law: lawyer
Chinese authorities have detained the brother-in-law of jailed Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo on a fraud charge, his lawyer said on Friday. Police detained Liu Hui in January on suspicion of committing fraud in connection with a real-estate deal ...
Jodi Arias' lawyer: 'Rock star' prosecutor breaks rules
Jodi Arias' lawyer: 'Rock star' prosecutor breaks rules. Defense Attorney Kirk Nurmis is using a courthouse video as ammunition for a serious allegation against prosecutor Juan Martinez in the Jodi Arias case. Post to Facebook ...
Lawyer throws shoe at Pakistan's Musharraf
KARACHI, Pakistan An angry lawyer threw a shoe at former President Pervez Musharraf as he headed to court in southern Pakistan on Friday to face legal charges following his return to the country after four years in self-imposed exile, police said ...
Devils' Pete DeBoer vs. Lightning's Jon Cooper: Lawyer vs. lawyer - The Star-Ledger
TAMPA, Fla. -- It will be lawyer vs. lawyer when Lightning coach Jon Cooper makes his NHL debut tonight against Devils coach Pete DeBoer. Cooper, who watched Tuesday night's game in the press box with GM Steve Yzerman, was a defense attorney for ...
Lawyer Still Hustlin'
We've written before about Mike Lickver, the Toronto-based Bennett Jones associate who made magic with Law School Husslin' 3. This autotuned masterpiece (two words that shouldn't go together at all) featured Lickver celebrating his new career ...
Lawyer: Official charged with obstruction in baby case regrets involvement but ...
Lawyer: Official charged with obstruction in baby case regrets involvement but ...
Brewer lawyer suspended 'until further order of the court' for misconduct ...
Brewer lawyer suspended 'until further order of the court' for misconduct ...
Lawyer: Abortions legally performed at Birmingham clinic and state shutdown ...
Lawyer: Abortions legally performed at Birmingham clinic and state shutdown ...
Lawyer Leaves Board of Cancer-Fighting Agency
A Dallas lawyer has resigned from the board of the state's troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting agency as he prepares for a new job. The Dallas Morning News reports Tom Luce has left the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Luce on Monday ...
Arizona Voter Map Witness Proves Bad Faith, Lawyer Says
Republicans seeking to void Arizona's redrawn voter districts over claims they favor Democrats were presented with a “smoking gun” at trial when a witness testified the plan wasn't accurate, a lawyer for the Republicans said. A witness for the state's ...
Lawyer: Official Regrets Involvement in...
Lawyer: Official Regrets Involvement in...
EX-LAWYER: I Was Tainted Forever After Getting Laid Off From A Big New York ...
EX-LAWYER: I Was Tainted Forever After Getting Laid Off From A Big New York ...
Guatanamo hunger strikers ready for death - lawyer
Abd al-Wahab, whose comments were relayed to AFP by his lawyer, is among dozens of detainees who are staging a hunger strike at the military prison amid allegations -- vehemently denied by US officials -- that guards improperly handled Korans during ...
Savannah lawyer's home included on list of '10 most luxurious'
The March 21 edition of Business Insider includes a list of what it calls “the 10 most luxurious lawyer homes,” one of which is in Savannah. In the publication, writer Rebecca Baird-Remba begins the article this way: “Lawyers across the country often ...
Ellisville hearing to oust mayor is on, mayor's lawyer vows to keep fighting
CLAYTON • A judge declined to prevent the Ellisville City Council from meeting to consider ousting Mayor Adam Paul, but the mayor will return to the courthouse if he is tossed from office, his lawyer pledged Friday. Lawyers for Paul asked St. Louis ...
Ohio prison lawyer leaves
Greg Trout, the top lawyer for the Ohio prisons system, steps down this month after more than three decades to take a new job with the Ohio Attorney General's office. ASSOCIATED PRESS Enlarge. COLUMBUS — The top lawyer for the Ohio prisons system ...
Portland lawyer Mary Bonauto credited as 'mastermind' behind landmark gay ...
Portland lawyer Mary Bonauto credited as 'mastermind' behind landmark gay ...
Lawyer knew 1992 murder information was false, disciplinary board finds
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A lawyer who represented a West Virginia man when he appealed his double murder conviction elicited false information from a Texas death row inmate and concealed evidence that the two convicted killers knew each other, ...
Why Rick Perry picked a Democrat — and a trial lawyer — for the Aggie board ...
Why Rick Perry picked a Democrat — and a trial lawyer — for the Aggie board ...
Lawyer who sued Clinton, Cheney takes on media
Larry Klayman, the corruption fighter who founded Judicial Watch and later Freedom Watch, has filed a lawsuit against members of the media, claiming defamation for a report that was headlined, “Bradlee Dean's attorney, Larry Klayman, Allegedly Sexually ...
Guantanamo hunger strikers ready for death: lawyer
Abd al-Wahab, whose comments were relayed to AFP by his lawyer, is among dozens of detainees who are staging a hunger strike at the military prison amid allegations -- vehemently denied by US officials -- that guards improperly handled Korans during ...
Passion takes Cooper from lawyer to Lightning coach
A case can be made that Thomas E. Brennan Jr. started Jon Cooper on the path to becoming the Lightning's ninth head coach. It was Brennan, a district court judge in Mason, Mich., who in 1999 got his young lawyer friend his first coaching gig, at ...
Lawyer speaks about childhood, Cesar Chavez
Now, the 55-year-old works as a lawyer based in McAllen. He said his experiences in the farmworkers' union led him to become an attorney. “I always saw my dad behind bars and it got me thinking, 'Do we have any lawyers?'” Orendain said while chuckling ...
Ask the real estate lawyer
I have a very specific question related to it. Does the IRS say the grantor is giving a gift to the grantees when someone records a new quitclaim deed that includes the children? My accountant and lawyer state that the IRS doesn't say this is a gift ...
Lawyer suing Narragansett tribe
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A lawyer who helped represent the Narragansett Indian tribe after state police raided a smoke-shop a decade ago is suing the tribe over legal fees totaling more than $1.1 million. Boston lawyer Douglas J. Luckerman sued in ...
Statesman Watch: Lawyer says couple's belongings wound up in landfill
When Mike Moors' neighbor's house in Coupland was foreclosed on last fall, a company hired to repossess items in the house mistakenly took belongings in Moors' barn nearby. Moors is standing next to a wooden support beam that he says was damaged ...
Lawyer denies Egypt's presidency sues satirist for mocking president
CAIRO, March 31 (Xinhua) -- The Egyptian presidency did not sue satirist Bassem Youssef for mocking President Mohamed Morsi, the satirist's lawyer, Hossam al-Sanhouri, told Xinhua in an exclusive interview Sunday. On Saturday, Prosecutor-General ...
Lawyer: India's Supreme Court rejects Novartis AG's right to patent new ...
Lawyer: India's Supreme Court rejects Novartis AG's right to patent new ...