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Lawyer says client too sick for jail; victim remembered at funeral home near ...
Lawyer says client too sick for jail; victim remembered at funeral home near ...
Norristown lawyer who defended `pill mill' doctor accused of illegally selling ...
Norristown lawyer who defended `pill mill' doctor accused of illegally selling ...
Henry FitzPatrick Jr., lawyer for a Pa. court
Henry Burk FitzPatrick Jr., 83, of Haverford, a lawyer, died Monday, Dec. 16, at Kindred Hospital Philadelphia-Havertown of complications resulting from an Oct. 29 auto accident in Delaware County. Born in Philadelphia, Mr. FitzPatrick graduated from ...
4 charged in NJ carjack execution of lawyer protecting his wife
4 charged in NJ carjack execution of lawyer protecting his wife. By Bob Fredericks, Josh Saul and Kevin Fasick. December 21, 2013 | 2:26am. Modal Trigger. Dustin Friedland, seen here with his wife, Jamie Schare Friedland, was shot dead in the ...
Kansas panel finds lawyer's tweets violated rules
Topeka- (AP) – A disciplinary panel says a former Kansas courts research attorney violated the rules of lawyer conduct when she used foul language in tweets about former Attorney General Phill Kline. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports (http://bit.ly ...
Newspaper Hall of Fame inducts media lawyer Caruso
Caruso is currently the lawyer for the North of Boston Media Group, which includes The Eagle-Tribune and The Andover Townsman, as well as sister publications that include The Salem News, The Daily News of Newburyport and the Gloucester Daily Times, ...
Former lawyer target of filing
WARREN - A former Hubbard attorney who turned in his resignation to the Ohio Supreme Court more than a year ago has continued to practice law, according to a complaint filed by Trumbull County's Bar Association. The local bar has asked the Supreme ...
OurReadersSpeak: Limit lawyer numbers in Washington, D.C.
If and when a new Congress takes up making changes to Obamacare, I hope it is a Congress that is not beholden to the lawyers who dine on the mistakes of doctors. The biggest increase in medical care started when these lawyers found that they could ...
Personal-injury lawyers can now pitch accident victims services via text messages
Its Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline issued an advisory opinion in May that said lawyers are permitted to use text messages to solicit business, assuming they comply with other rules that regulate attorney advertising. Lawyers ...
Israeli Lawyer Is Effective Voice for Palestinians
Growing up in Jerusalem, Michael Sfard had no contact with Palestinians who lived just across the street from him in the Arab part of the city. In high school, he studied French and English, not Arabic. It was a fairly typical Israeli upbringing ...
Israeli lawyer is effective voice for Palestinians
JERUSALEM — Growing up in Jerusalem, Michael Sfard had no contact with Palestinians who lived just across the street from him in the Arab part of the city. In high school, he studied French and English, not Arabic. It was a fairly typical Israeli ...
Graham Spanier's lawyer pushes back against Cynthia Baldwin's grand jury ...
Graham Spanier's lawyer pushes back against Cynthia Baldwin's grand jury ...
Israeli lawyer turns into one of the most effective champions of Palestinian ...
Israeli lawyer turns into one of the most effective champions of Palestinian ...
Al Sharpton's lawyer accuses Columbus Circle wine store of racial profiling
Al Sharpton's top lawyer claims even he isn't excluded from racial profiling while shopping. Michael Hardy, general counsel to Sharpton's National Action Network, wrote Saturday that an employee at Columbus Circle Wine & Spirits asked to see his ...
Terrorist Lawyer Stanley Cohen Busted for Millions in Tax Evasion
He is Stanley L. Cohen, Esq., defender of accused terrorists and possibly one of the most hated lawyers in this city. He points proudly to a recent picture of him sitting side by side with Sheik Ahmed Yassin, the Hamas spiritual leader who cheers on ...
4 Arrested in Murder of Jewish Lawyer Dustin Friedland at New Jersey Mall
Four young men have reportedly been arrested in the senseless carjack killing of Jewish lawyer Dustin Friedland, who was shot in the parking lot of an upscale New Jersey mall in front of his horrified wife last weekend. Friedland, a beloved husband ...
America Takes Down Osama bin Laden's Lawyer
stan_edited-1 Osama bin Laden's lawyer didn't live in a cave in Afghanistan. Like so many terrorist lawyers, he was a New Yorker. His law office, which has seen more terrorists and their files pass through it than an Afghan cave, sits above a Muslim 99 ...
Pussy Riot's Alyokhina plans to join human rights activism - lawyer
Amnestied member of Pussy Riot punk group Maria Alyokhina is meeting local human rights activists at the Committee against Torture in Nizhny Novgorod, Alyokhina's lawyer Pyotr Zaikin has told reporters. "The meeting with human rights activists that is ...
House Lawyer | What short-sale sellers can do to expedite process
I'm a real estate agent with a client going through a short sale. The problem is with the second mortgage, which is with Bank of America. These sellers need to get this closed by Dec. 31 for the tax shelter. What can we do? S.H.. When assisting clients ...
Graham Spanier's lawyer accuses former Penn State legal counsel Cynthia ...
Graham Spanier's lawyer accuses former Penn State legal counsel Cynthia ...
Snowden Lawyer: No Deal For Asylum In Germany
Edward Snowden is not requesting asylum in Germany in exchange for helping the country investigate National Security Agency surveillance, Snowden's lawyer says, contradicting reports in the Russian news media. “Edward Snowden would never offer ...
Franklin lawyer mocks prosecutor with demand to be called 'Captain Justice'
A war of words broke out in an attempted aggravated burglary case in Williamson County Circuit Court between prosecutors and Justice, who is defending one of two people in the case. In May, fed up with Justice referring to prosecutors as “the ...
5 Ways Women Can Avoid Losing Money to A Divorce Lawyer
Last year, March 2012, to be exact, my sister decided she was ready to file for divorce from her husband whom she left in October 2011. As luck would have it she found a divorce lawyer, I'll call him "Richard," in the same building as her CPA. She ...
Trial Lawyer Protection Act
Trial lawyers market themselves as champions of the little guy against corporate America. So how's that working out for the little guy? Not so well, according to a new study by the Mayer Brown law firm for the Chamber of Commerce Institute for Legal ...
Lawyer in Vandy rape case demands a hearing
One lawyer for a former Vanderbilt University football player charged with rape is demanding a court hearing to get to the bottom of whether another of the player's attorneys should be allowed to stay on the case. Filed Monday afternoon, the 26-page ...
Lawyer in Vandy rape case demands hearing
One lawyer for a former Vanderbilt University football player charged with rape is demanding a court hearing to get to the bottom of whether another of the player's attorneys should be allowed to stay on the case. Filed Monday afternoon, the 26-page ...
No-show lawyer in rehab
WATERBURY — A city-based attorney's law license was deactivated Friday after the state's disciplinary arm tried to have him suspended for repeatedly ignoring clients, not showing up to court and not providing documents to an attorney investigating his ...
Hernandez Lawyer Accuses Prosecution Of Leaks In Murder Case
Hernandez's defense lawyer Michael Fee accused the government of “orchestrating a publicity stunt” when they served a subpoena to Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey when the Dolphins played the Patriots at Gillette Stadium in October. Pouncey and ...
DeMartin's lawyer alleges prosecutor withheld information on juror's memory ...
DeMartin's lawyer alleges prosecutor withheld information on juror's memory ...
Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says prosecution leaked prejudicial information to ...
Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says prosecution leaked prejudicial information to ...
Lawyer in Vanderbilt rape case wants hearing over assistant DA's comments ...
Lawyer in Vanderbilt rape case wants hearing over assistant DA's comments ...
Leawood lawyer dies in Florida water scooter accident
According to The Hollis Law Firm's website, Hollis had been a lawyer with Sprint before starting his own practice in 1996. He specialized in representing clients who were injured by prescription drugs and medical devices. Before attending law school ...
Couple's love (and lawyer) conquers Canada border
The call of duty can take soldiers away from their family for months at a time. U.S. Army Specialist Andy Price and his wife, Hayley Collinge, have been away from each other for almost two months. They've been apart before, when Price, stationed at ...
Retired Baltimore Lawyer Works To Preserve Md. Community Founded By ...
Retired Baltimore Lawyer Works To Preserve Md. Community Founded By ...
Blind Lawyer Suing City Details Alleged ADA Violations In Central Park
Blind Lawyer Suing City Details Alleged ADA Violations In Central Park. December 24, 2013 11:46 AM. View Comments. New report details alleged ADA violations in Central Park. Blind attorney Richard Bernstein has sued the city after being run down by ...
Leawood lawyer killed in southwest Florida water scooter crash
LEAWOOD, Kan. - A family vacation turned into a tragedy after a Leawood man's deadly jet skiing accident. Now neighbors and friends are coping with the loss of 54-year-old Lee Hollis, a prominent lawyer and admired husband and father. It's easy to look ...
NY Lawyer: Agent Goofed in India Diplomat's Arrest
A lawyer for an Indian diplomat whose arrest and strip search in New York drew angry responses from officials in India is accusing U.S. authorities of bungling the investigation. Attorney Daniel Arshack said Tuesday that an agent who drew up charges ...
Disbarred Cranford lawyer admits to stealing $362K from clients, may serve a ...
Disbarred Cranford lawyer admits to stealing $362K from clients, may serve a ...
Local lawyer has quietly dispensed free legal advice at homeless resource ...
Local lawyer has quietly dispensed free legal advice at homeless resource ...
Lloyd Hurst, civil rights lawyer, dies at 91
Honorable Lloyd L. Hurst was born in Suffolk, Virginia on January 19, 1921. He graduated from West Virginia State College, where he received a BachelorÕs Degree in Business Administration, and Brooklyn Law School, where he received an LL.B., Bachelor ...
NY lawyer: Agent goofed in India diplomat's arrest
NEW YORK — A lawyer for an Indian diplomat whose arrest and strip search in New York City drew angry responses from officials in India accused U.S. authorities Tuesday of bungling the investigation. Attorney Daniel Arshack said the agent who drew up ...
Lawyer says Syracuse native convicted on terrorism charges will not appeal 15 ...
Lawyer says Syracuse native convicted on terrorism charges will not appeal 15 ...
Fox Files Exclusive: Inside missing lawyer's former rented home
CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)– You`re about to get an exclusive look into the former rented home of a lawyer who mysteriously disappeared. The attorney is known for turning state`s witness against his former client, the Clayton garage bomber. Police have been ...
Fourth Gabryszak aide intends to air her allegations, lawyer says
Diana Cihak, who identified herself as a friend and media representative for Kennedy, joined Kennedy's lawyer, Prathima Reddy, at a news conference Tuesday to announce that the 24-year-old aide has filed a notice of intent to file a claim against the ...
Twin Cities immigration lawyer faces accusations of misconduct
A prominent Twin Cities immigration lawyer is in trouble with a state professional responsibility board that alleges he engaged in unethical conduct dating back nearly a decade. Herbert Igbanugo, 54, is accused of inadequate communication with clients, ...
Lawyer cultivates business at Italian Market
Monday through Friday, Cambria is a lawyer with a solo practice on South Broad Street, where he represents a diverse mix of clients, many referred by family and friends. Typically, they are small business clients, or people needing assistance writing a ...
So you want to be a lawyer? Enrollment at Maine law school holding steady ...
So you want to be a lawyer? Enrollment at Maine law school holding steady ...
Disbarred north NJ lawyer admits stealing $362000
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A disbarred New Jersey attorney has admitted to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from clients. Union County prosecutors says 41-year-old Sergio Pastor of West Orange pleaded guilty to unauthorized practice of law and ...
Local lawyer has quietly dispensed free legal advice at homeless resource ...
Local lawyer has quietly dispensed free legal advice at homeless resource ...
Lawyer gives up high-powered job to work for nonprofit
Crista Whitman Gantz of the Chesterfield-based Legal Information Network for Cancer talks with client Keith Chantree. View all 2 images in gallery. Kranich. Advertisement. Posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:00 am | Updated: 4:54 pm, Wed Dec 25, ...