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Fugitive Snowden is not planning to leave Russia for now: lawyer
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has no immediate plans to leave Russia, a lawyer assisting him in his request for temporary asylum said on Wednesday. "He is not planning to leave for now. He asked for temporary ...
Death Row Inmate's Lawyer To Appeal To US Supreme Court
STARKE (CBSMiami/AP) – The attorney for John Errol Ferguson, a current inmate on death row for the murder of several people, said that he will ask U.S. Supreme Court to review the case. Ferguson's attorney Christopher Handman, on Tuesday, wrote in an ...
Snowden's lawyer says he will remain at Moscow airport for now
MOSCOW — Russia has decided to give fugitive leaker Edward Snowden permission to leave the Moscow airport where he has spent the past month, an immigration official said Wednesday. But Snowden's Russian lawyer said his client's unique legal ...
Fried Frank Picks Goldman Sachs Lawyer To Lead Firm
A top in-house lawyer at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. will be the next leader at New York law firm Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP. David J. Greenwald, a former partner at the firm who is now deputy general counsel and international general ...
Lawyer: Snowden to stay in Moscow airport for now
Lawyer: Snowden to stay in Moscow airport for now. A lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved and that he is going to stay at the Moscow airport for now. By NATALIYA VASILYEVA and ...
Lawyer: Snowden to stay in Russia for now
MOSCOW (AP) — Edward Snowden may be settling in for a long stay in Russia, his lawyer indicated Wednesday, saying the National Security Agency leaker plans to start studying the Russian language and culture and that, for the time being, Russia is his ...
Lawyer: Snowden To Stay In Russia For Now
MOSCOW (AP) — Edward Snowden may be settling in for a long stay in Russia, his lawyer indicated Wednesday, saying the National Security Agency leaker plans to start studying the Russian language and culture and that, for the time being, Russia is his ...
A-Rod swings for fences with latest lawyer?
He has had two public relation firms and three lawyers in the past six months. For PR, A-Rod is now with Ron Berkowitz, who is best-known for his work with Jay Z's Roc Nation. For a lawyer, A-Rod has moved on to David Cornwell, who is known for getting ...
Snowden Lawyer Says No Clearance to Leave Airport
But about 6 p.m., Antatoly Kucherena, a Russian lawyer assisting Mr. Snowden with his asylum request, emerged from the transit zone and said that the certificate had not been received. He did not cite any specific reason for the delay but said ...
Bomb Attack Targets Somalia Lawyer
News / Africa. Bomb Attack Targets Somalia Lawyer. Print · Share: A man tries to extinguish a burning car after it exploded near Hamaerweyne market in Mogadishu, Somalia, July 24, 2013. Tweet. Related Articles. Two Aid Workers Freed in Somalia After 21 ...
Vagos lawyer: Killing of San Jose Hells Angel leader in casino was self-defense
23, 2011, defense lawyer David Houston said. Gonzalez, of San Francisco, was president of the Vagos chapter in his native Nicaragua at the time of the shooting. The same surveillance video prosecutors say proves Gonzalez carried out the hit will ...
Edward Snowden's personal safety is top priority – lawyer to RT
The issue of Snowden's security is the top priority, the lawyer consulting the whistleblower told RT. The former NSA leaker, stuck for longer in a Moscow airport while his asylum is reviewed, now has some Russian books and is learning the language ...
Snowden lawyer: Leaker staying in Russia for now
MOSCOW -- National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, who fled to Moscow's airport a month ago, aims to stay in Russia for the near future and learn the country's culture and language, his lawyer said Wednesday. To get him started, Anatoly ...
APNewsBreak: Lawyer for woman charged in connection with NH student death ...
APNewsBreak: Lawyer for woman charged in connection with NH student death ...
Judge sentences disbarred Slate Belt lawyer to state prison in theft case - The Express Times
View/Post Comments. A senior judge said he had no choice but to make an example of a disbarred Slate Belt lawyer this morning and sentenced him to Pennsylvania state prison for embezzling more than $210,000 from former clients. Anthony J. Martino, a ...
Family rescued by Zimmerman fears link to 'Good Samaritan' -lawyer
Zimmerman's lawyer said on Wednesday. "The family, who really wanted to thank George for doing what he did publicly ... realized that in any way connecting yourself with George Zimmerman is right now very toxic," Mark O'Mara, Zimmerman's lead attorney, ...
Lawyer: Man on trial in Wis. murders not a killer
LA CROSSE, Wis. - The defense contends a Minnesota man on trial for the fatal shootings of a Wisconsin camera store owner and his teenage son is not a killer. Jurors in La Crosse County court heard opening statements Wednesday in the trial of Jeffrey ...
Family rescued by Zimmerman fears link to 'Good Samaritan': lawyer
MIAMI (Reuters) - The family rescued from a car accident by George Zimmerman, days after he was cleared of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, canceled plans to thank him publicly because they fear being linked to ...
Lawyer: With DeLeo 'off hook,' feds' case against John O'Brien weaker
Revelations that House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo won't be charged in the Probation Department patronage probe is giving fuel to the defense of disgraced commissioner John J. O'Brien, whose lawyer said the development only weakens the feds' massive ...
Lawyer: India Rape Verdict to Be Given Aug. 5
An Indian juvenile court has delayed delivering its verdict until Aug. 5 in the fatal gang rape of a young woman on a New Delhi bus, a defense lawyer said Thursday. The court had earlier said it would deliver its verdict Thursday. The verdict would ...
Lawyer: Juvenile court delays verdict of youngest defendant in Delhi gang rape ...
Lawyer: Juvenile court delays verdict of youngest defendant in Delhi gang rape ...
Omar Tuğrul İnançer: Pregnant Women In Public 'Disgraceful,' Turkish Lawyer ...
Omar Tuğrul İnançer: Pregnant Women In Public 'Disgraceful,' Turkish Lawyer ...
Henchman tells 'Whitey' Bulger's lawyer: prison is no Club Med
BOSTON (Reuters) - Confessed killer Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi told the lawyer defending mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger on Thursday that spending life in prison in return for testifying against his former partner in crime is no picnic, at least not ...
Verizon Lawyer Calls for Apple v. Samsung Presidential Intervention to Prevent ...
Verizon Lawyer Calls for Apple v. Samsung Presidential Intervention to Prevent ...
Lawyer Asks Hiring Firms to Google Him, Puts Nude Selfie on Facebook
A go-getter lawyer who recently passed his bar exam decided to hit the ground sprinting with a mass email blast to thousands of potential employers across the state of Delaware in the hopes that one of them will take a chance on a greenhorn. But Brian ...
No deal in DUI, says lawyer for radio host Sid Rosenberg
Sports radio host Sid Rosenberg won't be pleading guilty to a DUI charge on Friday, no matter what the online docket on his case claims, his lawyer said Wednesday. Rosenberg, 46, the morning drive host on WMEN, a sports radio station on 640 AM, has a ...
Kobe Bryant lawyer to represent Littleton cop in drug case
Kobe Bryant lawyer to represent Littleton cop in drug case. By Sadie Gurman The Denver Post. Posted: 07/25/2013 02:26:17 PM MDT. Updated: 07/25/2013 02:29:50 PM MDT. Jeffrey Johnson home. The Parker home of Littleton Police Officer Jeffrey Johnston ...
What motivates a lawyer to defend a Tsarnaev, a Castro or a Zimmerman?
The three public defenders assigned to Tsarnaev would have been similarly constrained. But what about the two prominent defense lawyers who have offered their services? Why choose to represent a man accused of turning the Boston Marathon finish line ...
Chris Brown's lawyer expects hit-and-run case to be dropped
After having two misdemeanor charges dropped in connection with a recent hit-and-run charge, Chris Brown's attorney said he expects the criminal case against the singer to be dismissed. Prosecutors dismissed misdemeanor charges of driving without a ...
Former Cedartown lawyer sentenced after stealing $1.3 million from clients
A former Cedartown lawyer was sentenced Thursday to five years in federal prison for defrauding more than 50 clients of their workers' compensation settlements, totaling more than $1.3 million. Miles Lamar Gammage, 59, specialized in representing ...
Lawyer for alleged leaker says other officials may be responsible
The behind-the-scenes battle between Kim's lawyers and federal prosecutors in the high-profile leak case became public Thursday when redacted copies of a trove of court filings were posted online. The legal maneuvering provides more detail about ...
Defense lawyer Bob Ohle pushed for wins in court
ST. PETERSBURG — As a child, Michael Ohle often asked his father why he was defending yet another shady character. Accused rapists, drug smugglers and murderers all sat beside Bob Ohle at one time or another. Some went away forever. Others walked ...
Paula Deen Suffers Setback In Sexual & Racism Lawsuit — Judge Rules Lawyer ...
Paula Deen Suffers Setback In Sexual & Racism Lawsuit — Judge Rules Lawyer ...
Lawyer: Pa. researcher charged in wife's cyanide death wasn't fleeing cops ...
Lawyer: Pa. researcher charged in wife's cyanide death wasn't fleeing cops ...
Personal Injury Lawyer David Perecman Agrees with F.A.A. Order for Further ...
Personal Injury Lawyer David Perecman Agrees with F.A.A. Order for Further ...
Strauss-Kahn to Be Tried on Pimping Charges, Lawyer Says
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, will be tried by a French court on pimping charges, his lawyer Frederique Baulieu said in an interview. Strauss-Kahn was charged earlier this year with acting as a procurer in ...
Bradley Manning's lawyer: He's a whistleblower
Bradley Manning's lawyer: He's a whistleblower. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is helped out of a security vehicle as he arrives at a courthouse at Fort Meade, Md., July 26, 2013. / AP Photo. FORT MEADE, Md. U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is a whistleblower ...
Paula Deen's Own LAWYER Has To Be Deposed!
This whole scandal keeps getting crazier!! Paula Deen scrambled to get a judge to stop her own lawyer from having to provide testimony in the sexual harassment/racial discrimination lawsuit she's drowning in, but the judge actually ruled in FAVOR of ...
SAC's Lawyer Army Shows Up to Face Charges in Federal Court
The larger federal courtrooms in the courthouse on Pearl Street in downtown Manhattan are equipped with extra-long tables, and today, lawyers representing SAC Capital filled one of them up to overflowing. No fewer than six attorneys appeared before ...
Lawyer for man sued by Lauren Spierer's parents says there's no proof of her ...
Lawyer for man sued by Lauren Spierer's parents says there's no proof of her ...
'Whitey' Bulger May Testify, His Lawyer Indicates in Court
James "Whitey" Bulger was Boston's most fearsome crime boss; a man federal prosecutors have spent the last six weeks trying to prove was a cold-hearted killer of innocents and women; a drug dealer; extortionist and violent bookie. But when the FBI and ...
Manning was trying 'to hopefully save lives,' lawyer says in final argument
In a closing argument at Manning's court-martial, the lawyer, David Coombs, said that Manning “felt a duty to everyone” and was following the principles on which the country was founded. The judge in the case, Army Col. Denise Lind, will decide whether ...
Chile Lawyer: Matthei Father Should Be Charged
A Chilean human rights lawyer is asking the courts to charge the father of one presidential candidate with the torture and murder of her rival's father in 1974. Attorney Eduardo Contreras said Friday that charges are supported by two former military ...
Chile lawyer says father of candidate should be charged in death of rival's father
SANTIAGO, Chile – A Chilean human rights lawyer is asking the courts to charge the father of one presidential candidate with the torture and murder of her rival's father in 1974. Attorney Eduardo Contreras said Friday that charges are supported by two ...
Zimmerman lawyer: Jurors followed law, not their hearts
(CNN) -- George Zimmerman's defense team says people should delve into the "substance" of other comments made by a juror who claimed the man who killed Trayvon Martin "got away with murder." Juror B29 got it right when she said the six Florida jurors ...
Meet Kathryn Koorenny, the lawyer who may have saved American Airlines
“Kathy was the natural person to oversee this litigation because she is a bright, hard-charging lawyer who quickly gets to the heart of legal issues,” said American Airlines general counsel Gary Kennedy. “She is a passionate advocate on behalf of the ...
Maine lawyer hospitalized after fighting polar bear in Newfoundland
LEWISTON, Maine — Pine Tree Legal lawyer Matt Dyer is recovering in a Montreal hospital from a polar bear attack, according to his wife. “I just want the community to know that he will recover,” said Jeanne Wells of Turner. “The Canadians did an ...
James J. McGillan, lawyer
James J. McGillan, a Washington area lawyer who specialized in medical and transatlantic telecommunications, died June 8 at a nursing home in Carthage, N.C. He was 71. The cause was respiratory arrest following complications resulting from strokes ...
Lawyer Gets Month In Jail For 4th Cocaine Conviction
Lawyer Gets Month In Jail For 4th Cocaine Conviction. July 27, 2013 9:24 AM. View Comments. Terry Nolan (Booking Photo). Filed under. Local, News. Related tags. cocaine, drugs, lawyer, Muskegon, Muskegon County. MUSKEGON (WWJ/AP) - A ...
Lawyer wants delay in ex-Vicksburg mayor's trial
JACKSON, Miss. -- A lawyer for former Vicksburg Mayor Paul Winfield has asked a federal judge to postpone his trial because negotiations are ongoing with prosecutors to resolve the case. Winfield is charged in U.S. District Court in Jackson with ...