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Charleston Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof Competent to Stand Trial, His Lawyer ...
Charleston Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof Competent to Stand Trial, His Lawyer ...
Lack of Loss No Bar to Recovery From Disloyal Lawyer | Bloomberg BNA
July 13 — A law firm can recover from a former lawyer-employee for breach of fiduciary duty in setting up his own practice even if it can't prove financial loss from the infidelity, the Georgia Court of Appeals held July 9. The firm may recover ...
Lawyer Disbarred for Social Media Campaign To 'Influence and Intimidate ...
Lawyer Disbarred for Social Media Campaign To 'Influence and Intimidate ...
Lawyer: Autopsy Finds Man Was Strangled in Police Encounter - ABC News
Lawyer: Autopsy Finds Man Was Strangled in Police Encounter. JACKSON, Miss. — Jul 16, 2015, 1:06 PM ET. By JEFF AMY Associated Press. Associated Press. An attorney for the family of Jonathan Sanders says he died from strangulation. Chokwe Antar ...
Lawyer is entitled to only $100 for ex-client's post on ripoffreport.com ...
Lawyer is entitled to only $100 for ex-client's post on ripoffreport.com ...
Lawyer with disability feuding with STL bar association : Lifestyles
Local lawyer Leigh Joy Carson is unsure which angers her more about the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis — its lack of access for people with disabilities or its dues-collecting methods. She was mad enough to post her grievance Sunday on ...
Exiled Chinese lawyer says the country is moving toward a new totalitarianism ...
Exiled Chinese lawyer says the country is moving toward a new totalitarianism ...
Exiled Chinese lawyer says the country is moving toward a new totalitarianism
But, for more than a decade, the leadership in Beijing has afforded human rights lawyers a narrow space to operate. And rights defenders have achieved some significant victories. One of their first big wins came in a 2003 case taken up by a lawyer ...
Waco: Twin Peaks Lawyer Files Complaint Against Local JP
WACO (July 16, 2015) A Dallas lawyer has filed a complaint with the Texas Attorney General's Office accusing a Waco justice of the peace of criminal oppression. F. Clinton Broden, attorney for Matthew Clendennen, filed a supplement to a motion he filed ...
Theater Shooting Jury Has Plumber, Lawyer, Columbine Survivor - ABC News
Twelve jurors -- nine women and three men -- are expected to deliver a verdict this afternoon in their second day of deliberating the fate of admitted Aurora, Colorado, theater gunman, James Holmes. They were selected from a jury pool of roughly 7,000 ...
Lawyer charged with insider trading before client merger - Washington Times
Lawyer charged with insider trading before client merger. By - Associated Press - Thursday, July 16, 2015. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A former partner at a Philadelphia law firm has been charged with insider trading linked to a client's merger with another ...
Lawyer: Suspected Emanuel Church shooter is competent - WCNC.com
Lawyer: Suspected Emanuel Church shooter is competent. At a brief court hearing Thursday, the attorney representing 21-year old Dylann Roof, the accused killer in the murders of nine people at the Emanuel AME Church last month in Charleston, said Roof ...
Exiled Chinese lawyer says the country is moving toward a new totalitarianism ...
Exiled Chinese lawyer says the country is moving toward a new totalitarianism ...
Lawyer is entitled to only $100 for ex-client's…
The court reduced the original award of $125,000 to lawyer John Cahill in a brief decision that said the evidence doesn't support anything more than a nominal amount. The New York Law Journal (sub. req.) covered the decision and included details of ...
Disgraced lawyer who hired legislator's son had massive gambling debts | New ...
Disgraced lawyer who hired legislator's son had massive gambling debts | New ...
District failed to notify Selleck of water theft allegations sooner, lawyer ...
District failed to notify Selleck of water theft allegations sooner, lawyer ...
Secrecy shrouds exile of Jamie Kallner, Albany County Legislature's top lawyer ...
Secrecy shrouds exile of Jamie Kallner, Albany County Legislature's top lawyer ...
Pittsburgh's Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney names Philly lawyer as CEO ...
Pittsburgh's Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney names Philly lawyer as CEO ...
Christie's chief counsel returning to Lowenstein Sandler firm; McElroy Deutsch ...
Christie's chief counsel returning to Lowenstein Sandler firm; McElroy Deutsch ...
Suge Knight's Lawyer Files Motion To Reduce Bail, Says He Has Brain Tumor
Suge Knight's lawyer Thomas Mesereau has been putting in work for his client. He recently argued that Knight was attacked by armed men immediately before his fatal hit-and-run. According to the AP, he is now arguing that Knight's bail, currently set at ...
NC Bar brings another complaint against lawyer for falsely accused :: WRAL.com
"This new complaint involves Ms. Mumma's actions related to providing the media with a public record of a court hearing about the wrongful conviction of an innocent man," said Mumma's lawyer, Bradley Bannon. "It is difficult for us to understand why ...
Lawyer's Teen Son Missing in Widening Crackdown on China's Rights Attorneys
Police in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin have taken the 16-year-old son of detained rights attorney Wang Yu from his home amid an ongoing crackdown on the country's embattled legal profession, lawyers told RFA on Friday. Wang's detention on July ...
Life Experience and a Recurring Thought Led a Lawyer to Become a Judge
Gwinnett County State Court Judge Shawn Bratton's best clue to his future career could be the thought that kept coming into his mind as a trial lawyer. "I was more curious about what's the right thing to do," Bratton said in a recent interview. He had ...
Chris Christie's top lawyer stepping down - Ryan Hutchins - POLITICO
Chris Porrino, the top legal adviser to Governor Chris Christie and a key figure in many of New Jersey's most prominent legal settlements, is stepping down after nearly four years in state government, the governor's office announced Friday. Porrino ...
Dr. Drew -- Transgender Threatens Lawyer ... Call Me Sir, I'll Beat Your Ass ...
Dr. Drew -- Transgender Threatens Lawyer ... Call Me Sir, I'll Beat Your Ass ...
Squirrel Hill lawyer advises same-sex couples marry for love and money ...
Squirrel Hill lawyer advises same-sex couples marry for love and money ...
“Hero” In Target Stabbing Retains Lawyer After Filing Of Lawsuit « CBS Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After staging a one-man protest, the man who sees himself as a hero in the Target stabbing case now has a lawyer. Michael Turner attended just about every court proceeding involving Leon Walls, who is the man found guilty but ...
Lawyer outraged at bailiff, prosecutor trial texting - Houston Chronicle
A local criminal defense lawyer is outraged that a prosecutor exchanged text messages with a bailiff responsible for overseeing the jury during a recent DWI trial - messages that involved jurors' reactions to the lawyer's performance as well asking for ...
Calistoga wins judgment against lawyer's illegal action - Napa Valley Register
CALISTOGA -- A Grass Valley attorney will have to pay the city of Calistoga $19,436.99 to reimburse its legal costs after he attempted to drain the city's bank accounts to pay off a debt he said the city owed him. Napa County Superior Court Judge Diane ...
Jeremy Johnson wants to be own lawyer in criminal case - The Spectrum
SALT LAKE CITY – St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson says a judge should let him serve as his own lawyer in his federal fraud case because he claims the federal government is listening to private conversations with his lawyers. Johnson says in court ...
Lawyer: Vallejo kidnapping suspect Matthew Muller suffers from bipolar ...
Lawyer: Vallejo kidnapping suspect Matthew Muller suffers from bipolar ...
Former lawyer guilty of bilking client - Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
MENOMONIE — A Dunn County jury found a former Menomonie lawyer guilty Friday on felony charges of embezzlement and forgery for keeping a client's insurance settlement check. The jury deliberated for less than an hour Friday afternoon after hearing ...
Teen Son of Persecuted Chinese Lawyer Barred From Travel - ABC News
The 16-year-old son of a Chinese couple targeted by authorities in a crackdown on rights lawyers has been barred from traveling to Australia to attend high school and placed under police surveillance, a family friend said Saturday. Bao Mengmeng, son of ...
She was a quiet commercial lawyer. Then China turned against her. - The ...
She was a quiet commercial lawyer. Then China turned against her. - The ...
Luzerne County lawyer shares tales of his binge drinking to help others kick ...
Luzerne County lawyer shares tales of his binge drinking to help others kick ...
Briefs: Rumson lawyer heads bar association group - Asbury Park Press
Rumson lawyer heads bar association group. William A. Despo of Rumson, a shareholder in the law firm of LeClairRyan, Newark, has been appointed chairman of the securities litigation and regulatory enforcement committee of the New Jersey State Bar ...
Detained China human rights lawyer confesses: state media - Yahoo News
Zhou Shifeng is one of more than 130 lawyers detained or called in for questioning by state security bodies this month, according to tallies by rights groups. The lawyer provided legal aid to families of children poisoned by milk powder from a powerful ...
Lawyer Retires to Run 40-acre Farm in Minnesota - Times-News
His previous profession was as a lawyer. But after being encouraged to raise sheep by a member of his church, Degiovanni found a new passion. He soon retired from law to focus on farming full time. “Both careers have served him well,” said his wife ...
Outtakes with Jed Lance and Jason Aldean's lawyer - Argus Leader
The first time I met Jed Stugart, I made sure to wear one of my many pairs of cowboy boots. Stugart had just been hired as USF's new football coach, but the school hadn't yet made the announcement public. I had been on the story since Kalen DeBoer left ...
Benson chamber CEO praises Vigneto project, new bond lawyer
Lupe Diaz, head of the Benson-San Pedro Valley Chamber of Commerce, had good words last week for Kutak Rock, the Denver-based law firm that the Benson City Council chose as bond counsel for a new improvement district for the giant Villages at ...
Jeremy Johnson wants to be own lawyer in criminal case | KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah businessman Jeremy Johnson says a judge should let him serve as his own lawyer in his federal fraud case because he claims the federal government is listening to private conversations with his lawyers. Johnson says in court ...
Dog Bites Lawyer New Jersey - Corradino & Papa LLC - Research - Lawyers.com
If you have suffered a dog bite injury, a skilled Dog Bites Lawyer from Corradino & Papa, LLC is always available in emergency situations and happy to meet with you at another location if you are unable to come to our offices. You pay no fee unless we ...
Belleville lawyer C.J. Baricevic to formally announce run for Congress Monday ...
Belleville lawyer C.J. Baricevic to formally announce run for Congress Monday ...
Lawyer: Man was hogtied by police before death | WREG.com
SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — An investigation is underway to get more details into how a man died in the 3400 block of Goodman Road. Troy Goode is dead, and his family is trying to get to the bottom of what happened. Tim Edwards, with Ballin, Ballin & Fishman ...
Cosby lawyer blasts release of deposition; calls it one-sided - Philly.com
The lawyer who represented Bill Cosby in a 2005 sexual assault lawsuit filed by a former Temple University employee said Sunday his client had been treated unfairly by the release of new excerpts from a deposition Cosby gave in the case. Published ...
Withhold payment from lawyer till extra fee is resolved - Detroit News
I have an email, sent by the lawyer at the time we hired him, saying that his $2,500 fee would cover a reasonable amount of discussion, the drafting of the trust document and the handling of the paperwork required to put Dad's house in the trust. That ...
The Celgard Decision and Lawyer Disqualification | Ronald D. Rotunda | Verdict ...
The Celgard Decision and Lawyer Disqualification | Ronald D. Rotunda | Verdict ...
Young Lawyer of the Year inspired by college class - Argus Leader
This week's Monday Q&A features Meghan Woster Roche. A Pierre native, she moved to Sioux Falls in elementary school and graduated from O'Gorman High School. She graduated from the University of South Dakota as an undergraduate and with a law ...
Wife Says Chinese Rights Lawyer Being Denied Legal Counsel - ABC News
A prominent Chinese rights lawyer whose trial is drawing near on charges of inciting ethnic hatred and provoking trouble has been denied access to lawyers for nearly a month, his wife and one of his attorneys said Monday. Meng Qun, wife of Pu Zhiqiang, ...
Lawyer: Post reporter's next hearing in Iran likely the last - US News
FILE - In this photo April 11, 2013 file photo, Jason Rezaian, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, smiles as he attends a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani, in Tehran, Iran. The lawyer of the detained Washington ...