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Mass. Nanny's Lawyer Asks for Detail on Baby Death
A lawyer for an Irish nanny charged in the death of a baby girl has asked a Massachusetts judge to order prosecutors to provide more information on how the child died. Aisling (ASH'-ling) Brady McCarthy of Quincy is charged with murder in the January ...
Samsung Urges Mistrial Citing Racism in Lawyer's Remark
Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) accused Apple Inc.'s lawyer of making a prejudiced remark during closing arguments in a retrial over how much the South Korean company owes the iPhone maker for patent infringement and asked the judge to halt the ...
Oregon State Bar's relief fund overwhelmed by claims involving one lawyer ...
Oregon State Bar's relief fund overwhelmed by claims involving one lawyer ...
Yankees president Randy Levine grilled by Alex Rodriguez's lawyer
It wasn't exactly an F. Lee Bailey cross-examination, but Alex Rodriguez's top defense lawyer put Randy Levine on the stand Tuesday in the star-crossed player's contentious arbitration hearing at Major League Baseball's Park Ave. offices and questioned ...
Leon Houston found guilty of threatening lawyer
Leon Houston found guilty of threatening lawyer. A jury found Leon Houston guilty on Tuesday of threatening his former attorney. Sentencing is set for March. Loading… Post to Facebook. Leon Houston found guilty of threatening lawyer on WBIR.com: ...
Lawyer: Wakefield Sex Offender Offers Castration For Reduced Sentence
WOBURN (CBS/AP) – The lawyer for a convicted sex offender charged in a horrific case in Wakefield says his client is willing to be castrated in exchange for a lighter sentence. John Burbine, 49, was arrested in September 2012 and charged with sexually ...
Ex-Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson wins Senate committee OK to lead Homeland ...
Ex-Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson wins Senate committee OK to lead Homeland ...
VSU hires lawyer to investigate Winston-Salem State QB beating
RICHMOND, Va. (AP). Virginia State has hired a lawyer to investigate the fight that led to the cancellation of the CIAA championship football game and to the university being banned from postseason play. great heisman races ...
CeeLo's Lawyer Calls B.S. On Judge, Prosecutor Over Courtroom Camera
CeeLo was railroaded by the judge and the prosecutor in his felony drug case ... standing in the crosshairs of media cameras as everyone else in court ducked for cover -- this according to his lawyer. Blair Berk, who reps CeeLo, filed legal docs with ...
Teresa Giudice Will Plead 'Not Guilty,' Following Two New Fraud Indictments ...
Teresa Giudice Will Plead 'Not Guilty,' Following Two New Fraud Indictments ...
Lawyer denies Jameis Winston accuser changed her mind
The lawyer of a woman allegedly sexually assaulted by Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has denied claims that her client requested charges not be pressed, telling the AP such an event never happened. Attorney Patricia Carroll said a Tallahassee ...
Sausalito lawyer faces disbarment over Tiburon investment deal
A longtime attorney in Sausalito is on the brink of disbarment over allegations he misappropriated more than $100,000 in client funds for a Tiburon real estate project. Vernon Lester Bradley, 69, is banned from practicing law while the California ...
Lawyer: Panama Sets $1M Fine for North Korea Ship
The lawyer for the crew members of a North Korean ship seized by Panama says the Panamanian government wants $1 million to allow the vessel to leave. Attorney Julio Berrios says a delegation of seven North Korean diplomats was informed of the amount ...
Lawyer for Jameis Winston's accuser claims client never said she didn't want ...
Lawyer for Jameis Winston's accuser claims client never said she didn't want ...
Lawyer doubtful buddy will testify against Aaron Hernandez
Photo by: Angela Rowlings. CHARGED: Carlos Ortiz, above, is unlikely to testify in the murder trial against his friend, Aaron Hernandez, his lawyer said yesterday. 1. Thursday, November 21, 2013. PrintEmail Comments (2) ...
Lawyer drops appeal in NJ texting case
MORRSITOWN, N.J. -- The lawyer for a Florida couple has dropped an appeal of a New Jersey texting while driving ruling. Attorney Stephen Weinstein represents a couple who each lost a leg in 2009 when their motorcycle was struck in New Jersey by a ...
Lawyer: FSU QB Winston Volunteered DNA to Police
Winston's lawyer Tim Jansen said the sex between his client and the accuser "absolutely" was consensual during a press conference Thursday morning, but then retreated when pressed by reporters who asked him to confirm what he just said. "I'm not saying ...
A-Rod Lawyer Joe Tacopina: 'We Are Absolutely Shutting This Down'
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Alex Rodriguez's lawyers were back at his arbitration hearing without him Thursday, but said they will not present any further evidence in the case, 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa reported. Joseph Tacopina, one of A-Rod's lawyers, ...
College football: Lawyer says Seminoles QB Jameis Winston volunteered DNA ...
College football: Lawyer says Seminoles QB Jameis Winston volunteered DNA ...
Onondaga Nation lawyer defends Maffei, slams GOP chair over Washington ...
Onondaga Nation lawyer defends Maffei, slams GOP chair over Washington ...
Lawyer says Jameis Winston had consensual sex with accuser
Jameis Winston's attorney vehemently defended his client's innocence in a Thursday press conference, saying that the sex between the Florida State quarterback and his accuser was consensual and questioning why results of law enforcement DNA testing ...
Dina Lohan DUI Case: Judge Wants Evaluation, Lawyer Blames Media for Her ...
Dina Lohan DUI Case: Judge Wants Evaluation, Lawyer Blames Media for Her ...
Myerson named a 'Best Lawyer'
MANCHESTER - Bradley D. Myerson Law Offices of Manchester Center has received a Tier 1 Ranking in the 2014 Edition of the U. S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms," in the field of Criminal Defense. Also, Attorney Myerson has been selected for ...
Richard A. Whiting, antitrust lawyer
Richard A. Whiting, a longtime antitrust lawyer in Washington, died Oct. 17 at his home in Charlottesville. He was 90. The cause was lymphoma, his daughter, Kimberly W. Eagle, said. Bourgogne wine maker Laboure-Roi vice president Thibault Garin (2nd R) ...
Coastal agency asks attorney general to rescind approval of lawyer who sued ...
Coastal agency asks attorney general to rescind approval of lawyer who sued ...
Lawyer for Nashua mother argues dead baby case should be dismissed
Kristine Davis, of Hudson, will be in court Friday while her lawyers try to convince a judge to dismiss the manslaughter charge she faces in the July 2011 death of her 8-month-old son. Enlarge Purchase Photo. img. Courtesy photo. This photograph of ...
Brooklyn lawyer takes on Begich - without leaving home
A 58-year-old attorney from Brooklyn who's never been west of Buffalo, N.Y., is challenging current U.S. Senator Mark Begich in Alaska's 2014 Democratic primary. William "Bill" Bryk wants Begich to have some competition. No other Democrats have filed ...
Did Phila. lawyer talk to Castro about JFK death?
Transportation Secretary under President Gerald R. Ford, adviser to nine other presidents, and, finally, a corporate lawyer who routinely pulled down fees of $1,200 an hour. Coleman, a Philadelphia native, also was the first African American to go to ...
Lawyer: Officer who leaked to dealer thought he was informant
A veteran Philadelphia police officer accused of feeding information to his drug-dealing half-brother only did so, his lawyer said Thursday, because he thought the man was working as a federal informant. Rafael Cordero, 52, had no idea his sibling had ...
Labor commission lawyer: Union elections likely
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The attorney for the state's labor commission says union recertification elections are likely to begin next week given a Wisconsin Supreme Court order issued late Thursday. Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission attorney Peter ...
Lawyer: Family of Cedar Creek student shocked by Taser worried he will die
The parents of a Cedar Creek High student who is in a coma after he was shocked by a Taser at the school this week are fearful he could die, a lawyer for the family said Friday. Adam Loewy, who is representing 17-year-old Noe Nino de Rivera's family ...
A-Rod's lawyer: 'Overwhelming evidence' that A-Rod clean
But not only me, the other lawyers, the union attorneys told him as well there's no way Bug Selig is going to be kept off the witness stand." Tacopina on whether a significantly reduced suspension would be acceptable to A-Rod's camp: "My opinion is he ...
JPMorgan's top lawyer fires back at regulators
FORTUNE -- Apparently, JPMorgan Chase's top lawyer has some hurt feelings over his bank's recent $13 billion fine. Stephen Cutler, speaking Friday morning at an industry conference, fired back at the government and said that the regulation of banks is ...
Celebrated tech lawyer Bill Weaver dies
As a securities lawyer, Mr. Weaver had represented startup tech companies since the 1960s, and during the ramp-up to the dot.com bubble in the late 1990s was busy working with numerous underwriters or issuers in public offerings. Some of his clients ...
Celebrated tech lawyer William Weaver dies
As a securities lawyer, Mr. Weaver had represented startup tech companies since the 1960s, and during the ramp-up to the dot.com bubble in the late 1990s was busy working with numerous underwriters or issuers in public offerings. Some of his clients ...
DA's Office Accuses Vandy Rape Suspect Lawyer of Destroying Evidence
Law and Order DA's Office Accuses Vandy Rape Suspect Lawyer of Destroying Evidence. Posted by Steve Cavendish on Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 6:28 PM. A California attorney representing Brandon Vandenburg, lead defendant in the Vanderbilt rape case, ...
Lawyer: Defense 'too little too late'
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- As the state attorney's office weighs whether it believes it has sufficient evidence to bring criminal charges against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, the family of the woman who has accused him of sexually assaulting her ...
Alleged victim's lawyer speaks out in Jameis Winston case
After the Florida State QB's attorney issued a statement on Thursday claiming that his client and the accuser had consensual sex, the alleged victim's lawyer Patricia Carroll, released a statement saying “To be clear, the victim did not consent. This ...
Lawyer on Jameis Winston: Alleged victim did not consent
The family of a woman claiming to have been sexually assaulted by Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston released a second statement Friday night as the state attorney's office takes time to determine whether or not to bring charges on the Heisman ...
Bel Air political leader, lawyer David E. Carey sworn in as Harford District ...
Bel Air political leader, lawyer David E. Carey sworn in as Harford District ...
JPM lawyer: High fines way out of line
That's JPMorgan Chase's top legal eagle's take on the bank's record $13 billion settlement with the government over the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis. “We should all be concerned that there doesn't seem to be ...
Jameis Winston's alleged victim's lawyer says victim did not consent
As Florida State Seminoles star quarterback Jameis Winston continues to be in the center of an alleged sexual assault, his lawyer came forward saying that the sex between Winston and the alleged victim was consensual. The alleged victim's attorney, ...
This lawyer couldn't resist chatting with juror Tom Hanks
She came up to him and thanked him, and (said) how impressed everyone is that such a celebrity would still be here serving jury duty,” Andrew Flier, the defense lawyer in the case, told TMZ. “So she, in essence, was being maybe a little star-struck and ...
Lawyer: Pa. horse trainer doping case not a crime
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Federal prosecutors pursuing doping allegations at a central Pennsylvania racetrack are trying to criminalize matters routinely handled by state regulators, a defense lawyer argued Saturday. Three trainers and a timer were ...
Ex-Franklin police officer requests delay in case against former lawyer in ...
Ex-Franklin police officer requests delay in case against former lawyer in ...
Elder Scrolls Online Beta Preview: The Lawyer-Friendly Version
This weekend ZeniMax is hosting a beta test for Elder Scrolls Online. You might be wondering why there are no previews to be found. It's because the testers aren't allowed to say anything. The Nondisclosure Agreement (NDA) for ESO's beta forbids ...
Don't want lawyers knowing your business? Bill tries to keep traffic summonses ...
Don't want lawyers knowing your business? Bill tries to keep traffic summonses ...
Tema-Based Lawyer May Have Been Killed Over GH¢3000
It has emerged that the prominent Tema-based lawyer, Robert Samuel Blay, may have been killed in 2011 because of GH¢3,000. This amount was supposed to be the legal fees R.S. Blay allegedly charged Frank Amegadzi aka Olenke aka Papa in order to ...
Bemba Lawyer Arrested on False Evidence Charge
The lead lawyer for former Congo Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba and three other suspects have been arrested on suspicion of presenting false evidence in Bemba's trial at the International Criminal Court, the court said Sunday. The announcement ...
Lawyer says pending lawsuit by Susquehanna Twp. School Board members is ...
Lawyer says pending lawsuit by Susquehanna Twp. School Board members is ...