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Lawyer: Post reporter's next hearing in Iran likely the last
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 ...
Washington Post reporter's trial in Iran likely ending next week: lawyer
U.S. officials, the Post and rights groups have criticized his trial and pressed for his release. Rezaian's defense lawyer, Leila Ahsan, told The Associated Press by telephone that the court has informed her the next session "almost certainly" will be ...
Bummed About Another Working Weekend, Lawyer Re-evaluates His Perspective ...
Bummed About Another Working Weekend, Lawyer Re-evaluates His Perspective ...
Pretrial Justice Demands Accused Have a Lawyer for Initial Bail Hearing
While this is a truly exciting moment for criminal justice reform advocates, the bipartisan call for changes in the law often overlooks the critical role of counsel for those who cannot afford a lawyer on their own. And while much of the national ...
Appeals Court Ruling Upends $550K Jury Award to 'Unfaithful' Lawyer | Daily Report
A Georgia Court of Appeals decision has upended a jury's award of more than $550,000 to a Texas lawyer who sued his former firm, Atlanta-based Helms & Greene, for bonuses from when he headed the firm's Dallas office—before abruptly taking most of the ...
Why Self-Care Is Critical For Being A Good Lawyer (Part I) | Above the Law
As lawyers, we have a duty to represent our clients competently, zealously, and deliver the best possible outcome. In California, competence is defined as: (B) For purposes of this rule, “competence” in any legal service shall mean to apply the 1 ...
Defense Lawyer Seeks to Distance Dewey Ex-Chairman from Accusations - Law Blog ...
Defense Lawyer Seeks to Distance Dewey Ex-Chairman from Accusations - Law Blog ...
Dentist's lawyer wants lawsuit dismissed | News - Home - News4Jax
VIDEO: After countless allegations against a pediatric dentist, lawyers were in court for the hearing on the civil suit. Show Transcript Hide Transcript. NEW PUSH BY THE ATTORNEY FOR THEM BATTLED FORMER JACKSONVILLE DENTIST. WHY HE SAYS ...
Lawyer Who Fostered 29 Kids Has Helped Hundreds More Into Permanent Homes ...
Lawyer Who Fostered 29 Kids Has Helped Hundreds More Into Permanent Homes ...
Lawyer: Jeannette teen's homicide case should go to juvenile court | TribLIVE ...
Lawyer: Jeannette teen's homicide case should go to juvenile court | TribLIVE ...
Lawyer for Wrigley rehab is front-runner for city planning chief | Chicago ...
Lawyer for Wrigley rehab is front-runner for city planning chief | Chicago ...
The Latest: Lawyer says Tennessee shooter's uncle detained in Jordan since day ...
The Latest: Lawyer says Tennessee shooter's uncle detained in Jordan since day ...
Lawyer says Chattanooga shooter's uncle detained in Jordan | Fox News
A lawyer says an uncle of the shooter in last week's killing of five U.S. servicemen in Tennessee has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack. Abdel Qader al-Khatib told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he has visited his client and ...
Lawyer: Alfaro destroyed company documents - San Antonio Express-News
Lawrence Morales II, a lawyer for the approximately 30 investors, told Gargotta that at a creditors' meeting on Monday, Alfaro said the only records he destroyed pertained to his personal accounts. Aug. 12 is the next scheduled bankruptcy court hearing ...
Bill Cosby's lawyer blasts release of 2005 deposition - NY Daily News
The damning deposition that depicts disgraced Bill Cosby as a cunning cheater should have never been made public, according to one of the embattled comedian's lawyers. Attorney Patrick O'Connor blasted The New York Times for a Saturday report which ...
Hayes Lawyer Calls Client More Austin Powers Than James Bond - Bloomberg Business
Tom Hayes's requests of his brokers and Libor submitters to move the benchmark were so overt that it stretches credulity to believe he knew he was doing something wrong, his defense lawyer said. Hayes made no secret of his conduct, Neil Hawes told ...
China Human Rights Lawyer Crackdown: 6 Missing, At Risk Of Torture, Advocacy ...
China Human Rights Lawyer Crackdown: 6 Missing, At Risk Of Torture, Advocacy ...
Federal judge approves lawyer evidence against indicted founder of PA Cyber ...
Federal judge approves lawyer evidence against indicted founder of PA Cyber ...
Convicted drug dealing lawyer fights seizure of cash - The Mercury
NORRISTOWN >> A former Montgomery County defense lawyer, disbarred and serving prison time for drug dealing, is fighting attempts by prosecutors and his former law partner to take possession of $8,000 that was seized from his home during the drug ...
An Entertainment Lawyer And A Novelist: An Interview With Robert Rotstein ...
An Entertainment Lawyer And A Novelist: An Interview With Robert Rotstein ...
Lawyer: Tennessee Shooter's Uncle Detained in Jordan - ABC News
An uncle of the man who killed four Marines and a sailor in Tennessee has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attacks on two military sites, a lawyer said Tuesday. Abed al-Kader Ahmad al-Khateeb told The Associated Press that he was barred ...
Offered union counsel, Yoon prefers private lawyer - GreenwichTime
Yoon is being represented by his own lawyer instead of his union's legal team as he appeals the termination decision. He is using savings and borrowing money to pay for the services of Stamford-based attorney Daniel Young. The hiring of Young, Yoon ...
Birmingham volunteer lawyer group wins national award | AL.com
The Birmingham Bar Association's volunteer lawyer program has won a national award for its work to help poor clients with civil court issues such as evictions, collections, and divorce. Bar Association officials will pick up the Harrison Tweed Award at ...
Blagojevich's wife, lawyer disappointed with appeals court ruling - Chicago ...
Blagojevich's wife, lawyer disappointed with appeals court ruling - Chicago ...
Keith Corbett, lawyer, didn't play role Hempstead school election, attorney ...
Keith Corbett, lawyer, didn't play role Hempstead school election, attorney ...
Bill Cosby's lawyer says Quaaludes were used for consensual sex | EW.com ...
Bill Cosby's lawyer says Quaaludes were used for consensual sex | EW.com ...
Lawyer Wendy Murphy rips John Kerry over Kelly Rutherford custody case ...
Lawyer Wendy Murphy rips John Kerry over Kelly Rutherford custody case ...
Lawyer wants hourly defender payments halted | Albuquerque Journal News
An Albuquerque contract attorney for the Law Office of the Public Defender wants to flip a Lincoln County judge's order requiring the defender office to pay $85 an hour rate to attorneys there rather than the flat fee per case paid other contractors ...
Gyrocopter pilot seeks to raise funds, add 1st Amendment defense lawyer - The ...
Gyrocopter pilot seeks to raise funds, add 1st Amendment defense lawyer - The ...
Teacher's brain condition to blame in student sex assault, lawyer says | NJ.com
Teacher's brain condition to blame in student sex assault, lawyer says. 1 / 7. Teacher accused of sexually assaulting students in court. Nicole Dufault, 35, of Caldwell, and her attorney Timothy Smith appear before Superior Court Judge Michael L. Ravin ...
U.S. team in Jordan to interrogate uncle of Tennessee shooter: lawyer | Reuters
AMMAN U.S. investigators are in Jordan to interrogate the Jordanian-American uncle of a suspect in the fatal shooting of five U.S. servicemen in Tennessee last week, the uncle's lawyer said on Wednesday. The suspected gunman, 24-year-old Mohammod ...
Bill Cosby lawyer Patrick O'Connor's role under scrutiny - Fortune
New questions are being raised about the role of Cosby lawyer, Patrick O'Connor, who serves as the chairman of Temple's Board of Trustees. For years, Temple University enjoyed a long association with its famous alum, Bill Cosby. From 1982 until last ...
Lawyer Leaves Keys In $100,000 Sports Car. Dude Steals Lawyer's $100,000 ...
Lawyer Leaves Keys In $100,000 Sports Car. Dude Steals Lawyer's $100,000 ...
Lawyer Cites Teacher's Health Issues in Student Sex Assaults
A high school teacher accused of having sex with six male students has a brain condition that left her defenseless to the students' aggressive behavior, her lawyer said. Nicole DuFault, 36, of Caldwell, pleaded not guilty in April to aggravated sexual ...
DC Circuit Issues Rare Public Reprimand of Lawyer
A lawyer in Washington who showed “a palpable lack of respect for both this court and the disciplinary process" received a rare public reprimand Tuesday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Kevin McCants, a solo practitioner in Washington ...
The View From Up North: Meet Tim Green (Lawyer, Novelist, TV Host, ex-NFL Player)
Time for another in my series of posts about lawyers doing fun and interesting things with their lives. As you daydream in your office about dumping the wonderful practice of law, let's do a little quiz. The save-you-from-the-practice fairy waves her ...
Witness in Swallow/Shurtleff cases won't be his own lawyer after all
SALT LAKE CITY — A central figure in the political scandal surrounding former Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff will not be acting as his own lawyer at his upcoming fraud trial. Jeremy Johnson made a brief appearance before a ...
Felony case dropped against Anna Nicole Smith lawyer - Detroit News
FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2006 file photo, Anna Nicole Smith, left, and her lawyer, Howard K. Stern leave the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. A Los Angeles judge on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, dismissed two felony conspiracy convictions against Stern ...
Lawyer for victim's relatives don't want Charleston shooting records, 911 ...
Lawyer for victim's relatives don't want Charleston shooting records, 911 ...
Bill Cosby's lawyer: Deposition shouldn't have been released, was ...
Bill Cosby's lawyer: Deposition shouldn't have been released, was ...
China Targeting Rights Lawyers in a Crackdown - The New York Times
BEIJING — More than 200 lawyers and associates have been detained, with 20 still in custody. Some have been paraded on television making humiliating confessions and have been portrayed as rabble-rousing thugs. A blast of commentaries in newspapers ...
Reality TV Lawyer Loredana Nesci Found Dead; Boyfriend Arrested in Redondo ...
Reality TV Lawyer Loredana Nesci Found Dead; Boyfriend Arrested in Redondo ...
Judge cautions Goldman Sachs lawyer during lawsuit hearing | New York Post
Goldman Sachs is good at getting what it wants — but it may backfire this time. A federal magistrate judge warned a Goldman lawyer Wednesday to “be careful what you wish for” during a hearing on an explosive sexual discrimination lawsuit, since trying ...
Norwood Robinson, local lawyer, dies at 90 - Winston-Salem Journal: Local News
Norwood Robinson, a Winston-Salem lawyer, taught Sunday school for 50 years at Centenary United Methodist Church on West Fifth Street. “He prepared his lessons every Saturday,” said Dick Stockton, one of his friends. “He also was very a smart lawyer.” ...
Chattanooga Shooter Abdulazeez Was 'Against Terrorism': Family Lawyer - NBC News
AMMAN, Jordan - The Chattanooga shootings that killed four Marines and a Navy sailor was "not an act of terrorism," a lawyer for the shooter's uncle said Thursday. Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez had downloaded audio recordings of Anwar al-Awlaki, the ...
Jim Dey: Friends rally to retired lawyer's aid | News-Gazette.com
Consequently, last weekend's fund-raiser which local lawyers held for an ailing colleague proved to be a big success. Champaign lawyer Mark Lipton, who organized the event to assist now-retired Urbana lawyer Marvin Gerstein, said that he has collected ...
Cosby's lawyer is still chair of Temple trustees | Page Six
Bill Cosby, once the very public pride of Temple University, parted ways with the school last year amid allegations that he had drugged and sexually assaulted women. Now that his own words show behavior that was at least unsavory, his lawyer is feeling ...
Cosby's embattled lawyer remains chairman of Temple trustees - US News - US ...
Cosby's embattled lawyer remains chairman of Temple trustees - US News - US ...
Philanthropic attorney wins Young Lawyer of the Year | The Charlotte Observer
Lewis, a UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law graduate, received the Young Lawyer of the Year award in June. She provides pro bono legal work for families in need and has helped raise thousands of dollars for Safe Alliance's Clyde and Ethel Dickson Domestic ...
Defense lawyer: DNA available in British tourist murder case - StarTribune.com
BANGKOK — A lawyer for two migrant Myanmar workers on trial for murdering British backpackers David Miller and Hannah Witheridge said Thursday that DNA evidence the defense had sought for retesting has become available despite earlier doubts it ...