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Ousted Stop-Frisk Judge's Lawyer Slams NYC Motion
A lawyer for the federal judge removed from cases concerning the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk policy says the city's attempt to have orders vacated is "judicial McCarthyism." City lawyers filed papers Saturday asking the 2nd U.S. Circuit ...
Jonathan Martin's lawyer David Cornwall shares text message that Richie ...
Jonathan Martin's lawyer David Cornwall shares text message that Richie ...
Lawyer: Lantigua will demand recount in Lawrence election
Lawrence Mayor Willie Lantigua will formally request a recount on Tuesday, challenging the results of his narrow loss against challenger Daniel Rivera in last week's election, Lantigua lawyer Sal Tabit confirmed today. “Supporters want to make sure ...
'Character assassination': Lawyer for ejected stop-and-frisk judge blasts NYC ...
'Character assassination': Lawyer for ejected stop-and-frisk judge blasts NYC ...
Polonsky to be handed over to Phnom Penh immigration police – lawyer
Russian businessman Sergei Polonsky, who has been detained in Cambodia, is being moved to Phnom Penh to be handed over to the immigration police, one of Polonsky's Cambodian defense lawyers in the January-April court hearings in the Sihanouk ...
Ukrainian Opposition Says Imprisoned Leader Tymoshenko's Top Lawyer Has ...
Ukrainian Opposition Says Imprisoned Leader Tymoshenko's Top Lawyer Has ...
Tymoshenko's Lawyer Arrested in Ukraine
Ukraine's opposition says a top lawyer for the jailed former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been arrested amid strong Western pressure to release Tymoshenko. Opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk told a parliamentary committee hearing on ...
Former Ukraine leader Yulia Tymoshenko's lawyer is arrested: lawmaker
KIEV (AP) — Ukraine's opposition says a top lawyer for jailed former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been arrested amid strong Western pressure to release Mrs. Tymoshenko. Opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk told a parliamentary ...
Jeff Cogen scandal: Sonia Manhas' lawyer issues statement
Multnomah County Chair Jeff Cogen's decision to remain in office as long as he did after revealing his extramarital affair forced his lover's hand, according to a statement released by Sonia Manhas' lawyer on Sunday. Manhas' lawyer, Krista Shipsey ...
'PJ' lawyer says Connecticut backsliding on special education
While a judge concluded the state has substantially complied with a landmark agreement that called for students with intellectual disabilities to spend more time with their non-disabled peers, those who originally filed the lawsuit are appealing to a ...
Lawyer Of Man Who Shot Renisha McBride Calls Actions 'Justified' And ...
Lawyer Of Man Who Shot Renisha McBride Calls Actions 'Justified' And ...
Lawyer: Nienstedt Should Name All Accused Priests
Lawyer: Nienstedt Should Name All Accused Priests. November 11, 2013 2:10 PM. View Comments. (credit: CBS). Filed under. Crime, Local, News, Syndicated Local. Related tags. Abuse, Accused Priests, Archdiocese Of St. Paul And Minneapolis, John ...
5 Things I Learned Leaving My Nicely-Paid Lawyer Job to Move to a Small ...
5 Things I Learned Leaving My Nicely-Paid Lawyer Job to Move to a Small ...
A trial lawyer's confession: 'I lost in Dog Court'
Commentary: A qualified expert in practicing law -- a veteran trial lawyer who's tried hundreds of cases around Alaska and been both a prosecutor and a defender -- a should not lose in local Dog Court, should she? Aaron Jansen illustration. I'm a ...
Former Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle's lawyer is billing ...
Former Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle's lawyer is billing ...
Lawyer for Ukraine Opposition Leader Is Questioned
Prosecutors in Ukraine on Monday questioned the chief defense lawyer of the main political opposition figure, Yulia V. Tymoshenko, on suspicion that he beat his former wife, a development that a spokeswoman for Ms. Tymoshenko called “absurd” and just ...
Moroun lawyer says Canada is trying to destroy Ambassador Bridge business
WASHINGTON – A lawyer for Ambassador Bridge owner Manuel (Matty) Moroun claims the Canadian government is trying to run the historic Detroit River span out of business and that it would have been “madness” for the original owners to build it if they ...
Mormon judge, lawyer quit case after religious roles are questioned
A rare controversy about leadership in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held by a judge and lawyer has caused both to exit a case involving Health Plan of Nevada. Gerald Gillock, the attorney for two men who contracted hepatitis C at the ...
Snowden running out of money, lawyer says
Snowden running out of money, lawyer says. Nov. 12, 2013 | 6:53 AM | 0 comments. 3. 7. 0. 0. China's version of Newsweek magazine featuring a front-page story on American intelligence leaker Edward Snowden is sold at a news stand in Beijing on July 8, ...
Detroit retirees' lawyer vows to take fight to Supreme Court
Sterling Heights — A lawyer for the Detroit Retired City Employees Association vowed Tuesday to take the retiree pension fight to the highest court in the land to protect the rights of former city employees. “Apparently the governor and the emergency ...
Stepbrother did it, burglary suspect's lawyer says
Police originally identified Parsons as Suddard's brother-in-law, but they are stepbrothers, according to Suddard's lawyer, Garfield Raymond. “Our information is that he (Parsons) was committing the burglaries,” Raymond said. Suddard's girlfriend is ...
Lawyer wants charges dismissed against Mass. man
BOSTON — A Massachusetts judge will decide later this month whether to dismiss charges against a Lynn man accused of kidnapping his 5-year-old son and lying to investigators about the disappearance. A lawyer for Ernesto Gonzalez said in court Tuesday ...
Lawyer in 'huffing' case says aggravated DUI law is vague
Lawyers debated the intoxicating effects of various substances this morning during a hearing for Carly Rousso, the Highland Park woman charged with “huffing” a computer cleaning product before the vehicle she was driving struck and killed a 5-year-old ...
Name-Calling Lawyer Spat Ends Up In Public Filing
Professional responsibility dictates that lawyers conduct themselves with civility. Litigating can raise tempers and when stress and irritation intersect with childish lawyers, the whole “civility” thing doesn't always work out. When it doesn't work ...
Man admits 'sextortion' of Miss Teen USA; lawyer says he's autistic
The attorney for a 19-year-old man who pleaded guilty Tuesday to "sextorting" photos via hacked personal computers of at least dozen women including Miss Teen USA, said his client has autism, but that it was no excuse for the behavior. Jared James ...
Lawyer says homeowner who shot Renisha McBride 'devastated'
Lawyer says homeowner who shot Renisha McBride 'devastated'. Loading Photo Gallery. Print · Khalil AlHajal | [email protected] By Khalil AlHajal | [email protected] MLive.com. Follow on Twitter on November 12, 2013 at 12:04 PM, updated November ...
Lawyer wants statement of man charged with killing mother tossed
Sitting in a hospital room covered in dry blood two days before Mother's Day in 2012, a man who authorities say had just killed his mother asked when he could take a shower. A police officer told Rafael Tirado, who was getting lacerations on his hand ...
Semyon Varlamov gets new lawyer; charges still pending from Denver DA
Semyon Varlamov gets new lawyer; charges still pending from Denver DA. By Ryan Parker The Denver Post. Posted: 11/12/2013 03:20:14 PM MST. Updated: 11/12/2013 03:56:07 PM MST. Semyon Varlamov, goaltender for the Colorado Avalanche, ...
Last-minute lawyer leads to third delay in case against North Country man ...
Last-minute lawyer leads to third delay in case against North Country man ...
Snowden never traded secrets for money - lawyer
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden is running out of money, his lawyer revealed, stating that the whistleblower never traded secrets for cash and never received anything for the information he leaked. “The savings he had, he has almost entirely spent ...
Jury clears R.I. defense lawyer Uhlmann of bribery charges
PROVIDENCE — A jury cleared defense lawyer Donna Uhlmann, accused of conspiring to bribe a witness not to testify, of all charges on Tuesday after a hard-fought trial that reverberated through the legal community. After deliberating about three days ...
Montana bride: Lawyer says police 'shaped' her confession
Montana bride, Jordan Graham, didn't deliberately push her new husband off a cliff in Glacier National Park, in Montana. The bride's lawyer says police "shaped" her confession. By Matt Volz, Associated Press / November 13, 2013. About video ads ...
Appeal Begins Of Kazakh Lawyer Forced Into Psychiatric Care
QARAGHANDY, Kazakhstan -- An appeal hearing of a Kazakh lawyer who was forcibly admitted to a psychiatric clinic has been held in the central city of Qaraghandy. Medical conclusions presented by physicians at the hearing said that Zinaida Mukhortova is ...
East Syracuse lawyer Martin J. Rothschild sentenced to state prison in child ...
East Syracuse lawyer Martin J. Rothschild sentenced to state prison in child ...
CBS Names Ex-NBCU Counsel As New Top Lawyer
Two days after the company announced that Louis Briskman was stepping down as SVP and General Counsel, CBS today named his successor. Former NBCUniversal General Counsel Lawrence Tu will take over as Senior EVP and Chief Legal Officer of ...
Former East Syracuse lawyer Martin J. Rothschild gets three years in prison ...
Former East Syracuse lawyer Martin J. Rothschild gets three years in prison ...
More NSA transparency would lead to bigger privacy invasion, agency lawyer says
In a hearing pushing forward legislation that would shed light on the NSA's collection of Americans' data, Senator Al Franken (D-MN) questioned national security officials on why intelligence agencies couldn't be more transparent about who they were ...
Dwayne Bowe apologizes, lawyer says he's “100% innocent”
Speaking from the position of a lawyer, I'd be terrified if I made an unequivocal denial like this guy has if I wasn't 100% that I could deliver. Something tells me he's going to have proof of something that exonerates him for the prosecutors to view ...
Whitey Bulger won't talk, considers trial a sham, lawyer says
Bulger considers the trial a sham, lawyer Jay Carney said outside the courthouse, and thus does not want to participate. His decision capped an emotional day of testimony from families of Bulger's victims, who spoke of how Bulger's actions had ...
Robert Berman, NASA contract lawyer
Four years later, he moved to Washington and began working at NASA's headquarters as a senior contract lawyer. He traveled internationally, negotiating contracts for NASA, and handled insurance matters, including those related to the Challenger space ...
'Kai the Hitchhiker' indicted for killing of Clark lawyer
ELIZABETH — A man who gained Internet fame from hitchhiking across the country was indicted for the May 12 murder of a 74-year-old Clark lawyer in his home, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace Park said today. A Superior Court grand jury handed up ...
Police: Quincy lawyer busted with drugs in court
A 45-year-old Quincy lawyer was captured by state police when he used a special pass to enter the Chelsea District Courthouse this morning where prosecutors say he tried to smuggle narcotics to a woman in the court's lockup and hours later was ...
Lawyer Concedes Mistakes in Chevron Case
For the last month, Chevron has presented a parade of witnesses against Steven R. Donziger, the freelance lawyer who has been suing the company for 20 years over pollution of the Ecuadorean Amazon jungle. One after another, the witnesses, including ...
Anger erupts in New Zealand after defense lawyer told victim to 'close your ...
Anger erupts in New Zealand after defense lawyer told victim to 'close your ...
Buffalo school board hires outside lawyer to defend Nevergold against ...
Buffalo school board hires outside lawyer to defend Nevergold against ...
'Whitey' Bulger sentenced to life; lawyer says he will appeal
14: Bulger plans to appeal his conviction, his lawyers said outside the courtroom following the sentencing. “There are a number of important issues that he still thinks need to be told. There's evidence and witnesses that he thinks should be made ...
Las Vegas attempted bank robbery suspect gets new lawyer - again
Earlier this month Garcia, 22, told U.S. District Judge Jennifer Dorsey that he was “under duress” and felt “coerced” by defense lawyer Todd Leventhal into signing a plea agreement in July that called for a sentence of probation. His mother, Katrina ...
Lawyer: Two back QB's account
The lawyer for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston said Thursday two witnesses who were with Winston last year when an alleged sexual assault occurred will corroborate Winston's account of the event. Tim Jansen told ESPN.com that Winston was ...
Lawyer shot, killed outside Grand Island office; suspect arrested
Lawyer shot, killed outside Grand Island office; suspect arrested. Saved. Save Article; My Saved Items · Print Email. « Todd Elsbernd Buy Now. » 2013-11-14T17:55:00Z 2013-11-14T21:20:11Z Lawyer shot, killed outside Grand Island office; suspect ...
Former congressman — a practicing lawyer — may be breaking campaign ...
Former congressman — a practicing lawyer — may be breaking campaign ...