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U.Va. kidnap suspect's lawyer seeks psych evaluation
FAIRFAX, Va. — An attorney for the man accused of kidnapping University of Virginia student Hannah Graham is asking that his client undergo a psychiatric evaluation. Attorney James Camblos made the request Friday at an arraignment for Jesse Matthew in ...
Wyoming Supreme Court Censures Lawyer in Defamation Suit
The Wyoming Supreme Court on Wednesday censured a Cody lawyer who represented a surgeon in a defamation lawsuit filed by another doctor. The court ruled lawyer Laurence Stinson violated a professional rule prohibiting lawyers from making court ...
Lawyer Accused Of Luring Women Into Polygamous Lifestyle
DENVER (CBS4) – A high profile defense attorney in Denver faces allegations he traded legal services for sex. A lawsuit filed in Denver District Court claims Charles Fife preyed on desperate women and lured them into a polygamous lifestyle. The suit ...
Trial for lawyer running for Clark County DA opens as election day approaches
Now the Pahrump lawyer is running on the Libertarian ticket to be Clark County's top prosecutor, the lone opponent to incumbent District Attorney Steve Wolfson, head of the same office that is prosecuting the criminal case against him. Lawyers gave ...
Lawyer wants Jesse Matthew, suspect in Hannah Graham case, to have ...
Lawyer wants Jesse Matthew, suspect in Hannah Graham case, to have ...
Lawyer For Renisha McBride's Killer: 'The Ghost Of Trayvon Martin' Was In The ...
Lawyer For Renisha McBride's Killer: 'The Ghost Of Trayvon Martin' Was In The ...
Lawyer to seek back wages for up to 20000 strippers
A Las Vegas lawyer says he plans to file a class-action lawsuit seeking back wages for up to 20,000 strippers after a court ruling this week that dancers are club employees and not independent contractors. The Nevada Supreme Court ruled Thursday that ...
Va. Lawyer Gets Six Years for Theft From Clients, Family
A former Virginia bankruptcy attorney was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for stealing more than $1.1 million from his clients and family, the U.S. Department of Justice said Friday. U.S. District Judge Gerald Lee sentenced Michael Eisner, 32 ...
Latest Twist For State-Financed Back9Network: Lawyer Suggests It's Paying To ...
Latest Twist For State-Financed Back9Network: Lawyer Suggests It's Paying To ...
Watch Live: Kaci Hickox Lawyer Holds Press Conference
Watch Live: Kaci Hickox Lawyer Holds Press Conference. Kaci Hickox's lawyer holds a press conference after a court decides to release the nurse from quarantine. About Us · Careers · Contact · Privacy Policy – UPDATED · Terms of Service · Site Map ...
The Global Lawyer: The Rule of Law with Chinese Characteristics
In November 2005, The American Lawyer ran a full-page photo of the larger-than-life Beijing human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng, posing defiantly with his hands tucked into his jeans, exuding more dignity in his knock-off t-shirt than a thick magazine ...
Trial Lawyer Washout
It wasn't a good spin cycle for plaintiffs lawyers on Thursday as an Ohio jury rejected a vaunted class-action lawsuit against Whirlpool for washing machines the plaintiffs said had a moldy smell. Chalk up another win for a company that refused to bend ...
Kaci Hickox's Lawyer: Judge Vindicated My Client
Kaci Hickox's Lawyer: Judge Vindicated My Client · Virgin Galactic on Crash: Space is Hard and Today Was a Tough Day · 'Subway Diet' Failure Led to Sandwich Shop Robbery: Police · Virgin Galactic Space Tourism Rocket Crashes: 1 Dead, 1 Injured ...
Jury rejected prosecution's explanation to South Side Bethlehem gunbattle ... - The Express-Times
Jury rejected prosecution's explanation to South Side Bethlehem gunbattle ...
Lawyer For Family Of Avonte Oquendo To Represent Family Of Brooklyn Student ...
Lawyer For Family Of Avonte Oquendo To Represent Family Of Brooklyn Student ...
Plainview lawyer guilty of theft faces more charges
A Long Island lawyer who's already facing disbarment because of a guilty plea in a grand larceny case now faces more felony charges, the Nassau District Attorney's Office said. Matthew Kogan, 40, of Plainview, was arraigned Friday on six counts of ...
Schilling, lawyer don't show at lobbying hearing
The lawyer initially indicated Schilling couldn't appear because of cancer treatments. Schilling is in remission and returned to work as an ESPN analyst. Hearing officer Louis DeSimone says Schilling failed to produce documentation showing any reason ...
Erie slasher gets lawyer to aid appeal
The Erie man convicted of slashing an elderly Erie couple will have the help of a court-appointed lawyer as he pursues an unusual appeal that has delved into the mental state of the prosecutor who convicted him. Adam J. Brown, who is serving 60 to 120 ...