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MJ Molestation Lawyer -- Wade Robson's Sexual Abuse Claim ... 'All About Money'
0507-thomas-mesereau-wade-robson-getty The man who led Michael Jackson's defense in the 2005 molestation trial says Wade Robson is not telling the truth by now claiming the singer molested him ... and says such a belated claim "must be just about ...
Florida lawyer's radio ad urges Jags to sign Tim Tebow
Florida lawyer's radio ad urges Jags to sign Tim Tebow. By Kevin Patra NFL.com; Published: May 8, 2013 at 07:09 a.m.; Updated: May 8, 2013 at 07:52 a.m.. Friend(s) Email Your Email Send Email. By Kevin Patra NFL.com. More Columns >. Orlando attorney ...
Lawyer Calls For Pragmatic Approach At Guantánamo Bay
The hunger strike at the Guantánamo Bay prison is still ongoing — the Department of Defense reports that 100 of 166 men being held are participating. And of those, 23 are being force-fed a nutritional supplement through nasal tubes. David Remes is a ...
Former Top Lawyer in State Department Criticizes Drone Secrecy
In a speech Tuesday at Oxford University, Harold H. Koh, a Yale law professor who as the State Department's top lawyer in 2010 gave the first public speech explaining the targeted killing program, said the administration “has not been sufficiently ...
Michael Jackson lawyer calls new sex abuse claim 'outrageous'
A selection of some of the 114 who have pledged to give at least half of their fortunes to charity as part of a philanthropic campaign by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates. Slideshow. Sponsored Links. Michael Jackson lawyer calls new sex abuse claim ...
Michael Jackson Molestation Lawyer -- AEG Might Be Behind New Molestation ...
Michael Jackson Molestation Lawyer -- AEG Might Be Behind New Molestation ...
Judge tosses indictment against 'thugs' lawyer
John, who has advertised himself as “The Thugs Lawyer,” was accused of interfering in a criminal investigation of two incidents in July 4, 2005. They involved the shooting of local rapper Bruce “Beelow” Moore and an attack on two other men, Timothy ...
Lawyerly Lairs: A Small-Firm Lawyer's Big-Ticket Apartment
But you don't need to be a plaintiff-side lawyer from Texas to strike it rich. A partner at an elite litigation boutique in New York just bought an apartment once owned by a famous business mogul. Let's see what $12.5 million buys in the Big Apple ...
New Michael Jackson molestation claims 'absurd,' lawyer says
New Michael Jackson molestation claims 'absurd,' lawyer says. print. Comments. 2. Eight years after he testified in the Michael Jackson molestation trial that the pop star never touched him, an Australian choreographer has filed a claim against the ...
Widow of Bombing Suspect Hires Criminal...
Widow of Bombing Suspect Hires Criminal...
Widow of Boston bombing suspect hires criminal lawyer, says she'll continue to ...
Widow of Boston bombing suspect hires criminal lawyer, says she'll continue to ...
Boston bombing suspect's widow hires criminal lawyer
Katherine Russell added New York lawyer Joshua Dratel to her legal team, her attorney Amato DeLuca said Wednesday. Dratel has represented a number of terrorism suspects in federal courts and military commissions, including Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, ...
Boston Marathon bombing suspect's widow hires criminal lawyer
Katherine Russell added New York lawyer Joshua Dratel to her legal team, her attorney Amato DeLuca said Wednesday. Dratel has represented a number of terrorism suspects in federal courts and military commissions, including Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, ...
Boston bombing suspect's widow hires criminal lawyer
Katherine Russell added New York lawyer Joshua Dratel to her legal team, her attorney Amato DeLuca said Wednesday. Dratel has represented a number of terrorism suspects in federal courts and military commissions, including Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, ...
Katherine Russell, widow of Boston bombing suspect, hires criminal defense ...
Katherine Russell, widow of Boston bombing suspect, hires criminal defense ...
Montevideo terror plot suspect's lawyer blasts pretrial publicity
Montevideo terror plot suspect's lawyer blasts pretrial publicity. Updated: May 8, 2013 - 11:03 PM. decrease font size resize text increase font size; print · buy reprints. Tweet. share. email. Email share. your name; your email; recipients email; + ...
VIDEO: Florida Lawyer Campaigns To Get Tim Tebow Signed By Jaguars
Plan B: Enter well-known Florida lawyer John Morgan, who recently created a video aimed at convincing Jaguars owner Shad Khan that the quarterback would be a fit in Jax. “Tebow is one of us. He has class, character and he's a winner. Let's win, Mr ...
Report: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Repeated Requests For A Lawyer Were Ignored
"Until that point, Tsarnaev had been responding to the interagency High Value Detainee Interrogation Group, including admitting his role in the bombing, authorities said. A senior congressional aide said Tsarnaev had asked several times for a lawyer ...
Boston Bombing Suspect's Widow Hires Criminal Defense Lawyer
A criminal defense lawyer hired by the widow of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has represented clients facing terrorism charges, including a man convicted in the bombing of the U.S. embassy in Kenya. Joshua L. Dratel, based in New ...
Mich. lawyer fights for Abu Ghraib detainees - USA Today
WASHINGTON -- After nearly a decade of chasing justice for abuses committed at Abu Ghraib prison, a Troy, Mich., lawyer and his colleagues face a pivotal hearing Friday that could decide whether their Iraqi clients ever see the inside of an American ...
Boston bombing suspect's widow hires criminal lawyer as her husband's body ...
Boston bombing suspect's widow hires criminal lawyer as her husband's body ...
Meet Saudi Arabia's first female lawyer
(CNN) -- As Arwa Al-Hujaili begins her legal career, she has not only her own expectations to live up to, but those of a generation: she has just become Saudi Arabia's first female lawyer. After three years of petitioning the Ministry of Justice, Al ...
Meet Saudi Arabia's first female lawyer
(CNN) -- As Arwa Al-Hujaili begins her legal career, she has not only her own expectations to live up to, but those of a generation: she has just become Saudi Arabia's first female lawyer. After three years of petitioning the Ministry of Justice, Al ...
Birmingham lawyer emerges as serious candidate for top Jeffco attorney
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A Maynard, Cooper & Gale lawyer has emerged as a serious candidate for the Jefferson County attorney position, al.com has learned. Carol Sue Sponsler Nelson met this week with county commissioners to discuss filling the ...
Widow of Boston bomb suspect hires criminal lawyer
Katherine Russell added New York lawyer Joshua Dratel to her legal team, her attorney Amato DeLuca said Wednesday. Dratel has represented a number of terrorism suspects in federal courts and military commissions, including Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, ...
Bankrupt Alabama county sees exit plan in June-lawyer
May 9 (Reuters) - Alabama's Jefferson County expects to file a "largely consensual" plan by late June to exit its record $4.2 billion municipal bankruptcy, a lawyer for the county said on Thursday. "We are looking at a largely consensual plan by late ...
Benghazi whistleblower's lawyer: Washington said not to speak to media
Benghazi whistleblower Gregory Hicks yesterday gave the country a first-person account of the traumatic events that went down in Benghazi on Sept. 11, 2012 — just the sort of visceral account that had been missing from previous accounts, official and ...
Bankrupt Alabama county sees exit plan in June: lawyer
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Reuters) - Alabama's Jefferson County is close to an agreement with some creditors and expects to file a plan by late June to exit its $4.2 billion municipal bankruptcy, a lawyer for the county said on Thursday. The case is seen as ...
Michael Jackson estate lawyer: New molestation claim is 'pathetic'
A lawyer for the Michael Jackson estate is blasting a choreographer's claim that he was molested by the pop star, noting the young man has stated repeatedly in the past that nothing occurred. Attorneys for Wade Robson, who knew Jackson and stayed at ...
Lawyer for CDC official accused of molestation seeks to use polygraph evidence
A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official charged with molesting a 6-year-old boy wants a favorable polygraph test entered into evidence — unprecedented in Georgia criminal cases, her lawyer says. Bob Rubin filed the motion last week in ...
State, not his wife, sued Ferguson for child support, lawyer says
Bobby Ferguson's wife never sued him for child support or claimed that he was withholding money from his family, the convicted contractor's lawyer told the Free Press today. Moreover, Ferguson, the longtime friend of former Detroit Mayor Kwame ...
Navy lawyer leaving case of waterboarded USS Cole bombing suspect
Nashiri, who faces the possibility of the death penalty if convicted at a Guantánamo trial, now has three other Pentagon paid lawyers on his case — Kammen, an experienced capital defense lawyer from Indianapolis, Air Force Maj. Allison Danels, who's ...
Lawyer: Abu Qatada's conditions to leave UK
LONDON -- The lawyer for Abu Qatada says he will voluntarily leave Britain, which has been trying to deport the radical Muslim preacher for more than a decade, and go to Jordan if a new treaty on torture is ratified there. The British government last ...
Lawyer arrested in alleged elevator dust-up in Staten Island Family Court
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Staten Island attorney working to settle a child-support case was arrested after allegedly assaulting the father in the matter, who is his former brother-in-law, police said. Patrick Bisogno, 49, of Grymes Hill, was arrested ...
Lawyer: Abu Qatada's Conditions to Leave UK
The lawyer for Abu Qatada says he will voluntarily leave Britain, which has been trying to deport the radical Muslim preacher for more than a decade, and go to Jordan if a new treaty on torture is ratified there. The British government last month said ...
Abu Qatada will go to Jordan if UK treaty ratified, says lawyer
Islamist terror suspect Abu Qatada will voluntarily return to Jordan if a treaty with Britain that forbids the use of evidence obtained by torture in legal cases is ratified by the Jordanian parliament, his lawyer said on Friday. Lawyer Edward ...
Roy Black asks to withdraw as John Goodman lawyer - WPTV.com
A juror who deceives to get on a jury in a high profile case for his own profit is a trial lawyer's worst nightmare," Black said at the time. Dennis DeMartin was the juror at the center of misconduct allegations. The judge called DeMartin "recklessly ...
OJ Simpson says lawyer botched case, will ask for new trial
LAS VEGAS -- O.J. Simpson will return next week to the Las Vegas courthouse where he was convicted of leading an armed sports memorabilia heist to ask a judge for a new trial on the grounds that his lawyer botched his case. Simpson will take the ...
William ML Engram, lawyer
William M.L. Engram, 30, a lawyer who had done legal work in Richmond and South Africa, died April 19 at his home in Rockville. The cause was a self-inflicted gunshot wound, said his mother, Dr. Ulder J. Tillman, the chief of public health services in ...
Florida Lawyer Loves Tebow
Tim Tebow is one of the most polarizing figures in America. And for good reason. While a good deal of America finds him to be a media-created proselytizer with the foot speed of a backup Tight End and the arm strength of a backup Tight End, the rest of ...
Lawyer: Knife attack suspect glad nobody died
HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for a Texas man accused of stabbing more than a dozen people at a Houston-area college says his client is glad that nobody died in the incident. Dylan Quick made his first court appearance in Houston on Friday since his ...
Ask the lawyer: Bankruptcy does not have to put security clearance at risk
Service members who have received an SOR/LOI due to financial concerns should immediately contact a security clearance representation attorney. Depending on the circumstances, a lawyer can help prove that circumstances outside your control resulted in ...
Prenda Lawyer Says Judge Wright's Order Is Inapplicable In Georgia Because ...
Prenda Lawyer Says Judge Wright's Order Is Inapplicable In Georgia Because ...
Donald A. Krach, port lawyer
He was both a good lawyer and a well-liked person, which is a good combination," said Mr. Curran. Herbert J. Belgrad, partner at the Baltimore law firm of Tydings and Rosenberg, attended law school with Mr. Krach, and remained close friends with him ...
Kidnap Victim Michelle Knight's Mother Hires Lawyer After She's Not Allowed To ...
Kidnap Victim Michelle Knight's Mother Hires Lawyer After She's Not Allowed To ...
Roy Black, Mark Shapiro ask to withdraw as lead counsel in John Goodman case
“A juror who deceives to get on a jury in a high profile case for his own profit is a trial lawyer's worst nightmare," Black said at the time. DeMartin faces a criminal contempt contempt charge that could land him in jail for more than five months. He ...
Lawyer: Suspected Lone Star Cy-Fair slasher glad nobody died
The mental state of a Texas man accused of stabbing more than a dozen people last month at a Houston-area college has improved but he continues to grapple with what his role was, his attorney said Friday. Dylan Quick made his first court appearance ...
Wisconsin: Suspect in farmhouse triple homicide has delusions, lawyer says
Wisconsin: Suspect in farmhouse triple homicide has delusions, lawyer says. By Todd Richmond Associated PressAssociated Press. Posted: 05/10/2013 12:01:00 AM CDT. May 11, 2013 12:49 AM GMTUpdated: 05/10/2013 07:49:17 PM CDT. Jaren Kuester ...
Top lawyer decries unequal pay for women
Fifty years after Congress banned sex discrimination in wages, it's inexcusable that women - including women at the highest levels of the legal profession - are still paid less than men for the same work, the American Bar Association's fifth female ...
Guantanamo prisoners face body search says lawyer
AFP - Guantanamo officials have warned detainees at the US prison that they will have to be patted down thoroughly each time they meet their lawyers, an attorney said. The alleged threat comes as more than two thirds of the 166 "war on terror" suspects ...