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Donald Sterling girlfriend: V. Stiviano 'devastated' tapes were released ...
Donald Sterling girlfriend: V. Stiviano 'devastated' tapes were released ...
Amanda Knox's Lawyer: 'There Is No New Evidence'
A lawyer for McGuire's relatives — who have asked a federal court to ban the use of execution drugs that have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration for that purpose — called the state's findings "a one-sided, minimal review." McGuire ...
Preble County lawyer found guilty
EATON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Preble County lawyer accused of theft and falsification while working as the appointed executor for several elderly clients has been found guilty. James Thomas Jr., 38, of Brookville, pleaded no contest to three counts of theft ...
Disbarred lawyer seeks re-instatement
Personal injury lawyer and personal-branding pioneer E. Eric Guirard plans to ask the Louisiana Supreme Court to allow him to practice law again Monday, when the mandatory five-year waiting period for being disbarred ends. “That's when I'm eligible to ...
Somerville lawyer could be disbarred for stealing from clients, firm
SOMERVILLE — State disciplinary authorities are looking to disbar an attorney who admitted misappropriating $31,300 from his legal firm and lying to clients and bosses, telling them dismissed cases were still active, according to a report in the New ...
Oklahoma inmate's lawyer on the botched execution: 'Complete horror'
“It was complete horror,” Dean Sanderford, a public defender, said Wednesday. “It was the most awful thing I've ever seen.” Nothing seemed to happen at the beginning, Snaderford said. Eventually, Lockett's eyes closed as the drug appeared to put him to ...
Radio Ad Tells Voters Not to Vote for Lawyer Because He Represented Bad ...
Radio Ad Tells Voters Not to Vote for Lawyer Because He Represented Bad ...
New York hires lawyer to help keep Bills in place
The Bills must stay in Buffalo through at least the 2019 season. The powers-that-be are hoping to ensure that they stay much longer than that. According to the Associated Press, the Empire State Development board approved hiring an attorney to assist ...
Hearing on Hummelstown lawyer Jeffrey Mottern's estate produces no answers
When two elderly women discovered on their own that he was no longer a lawyer and filed a lawsuit to get their money back in March. A few days later, the FBI raided his office. As everything seemed to be coming to a head, Mottern took his life on March ...
Highland Park lawyer faces suspension over sexual misconduct accusations
A Highland Park lawyer faces a 30-month suspension of his law license after a state disciplinary panel found that he had sexually harassed four female employees and engaged in other sexual misconduct. Paul M. Weiss' misconduct was “was offensive and ...
Lawyer: Toronto Mayor to Seek Help
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will take a leave of absence to seek help for substance abuse, his lawyer said Wednesday, as a report surfaced about a second video of the mayor smoking what appears to be crack cocaine. The Globe and Mail newspaper reported it ...
Chief Justice: Impact of Hummelstown lawyer's alleged scam could prove historic
His alleged scam potentially could set a new high-water mark for claims paid out of a Pennsylvania lawyer-supported fund to victims who suffered losses from lawyer dishonesty. Mottern's alleged wrongdoing also may provoke a discussion by the Supreme ...