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Sheriff Allegedly Threatens to Shoot DOJ Lawyer Between His 'Jewish Eyes'
Image of Louis Ackal via Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office A Louisiana sheriff who was indicted on civil rights charges allegedly made anti-Semitic remarks to and about a Justice Department lawyer during an investigation. The comments were reportedly made ...
10 Tips For How To Choose A Divorce Lawyer
When you are facing divorce, one of the first questions that comes to mind (after OMG, what the @&/$! am I going to do now?!!!) is, "How do I find a good lawyer?" Knowing how to choose a divorce lawyer who will provide you with the legal advice you ...
Playing The Lawyer Card
Perhaps it's just me and my overly inflated ego, but every time I hear a non-lawyer tell me a business operation is legally required or interpret a new rule or regulation, I practically cringe. It's like nails down a chalkboard. I would rather attend a ...
Lawyer for Arizona TV Reporters Indicted For Child Abuse Says Baby With Cocaine in System Was 'Not in Danger'
Two married Arizona TV reporters facing felony charges after cocaine was found in their infant daughter's system are focused on "reuniting their family, taking care of their child and getting past this mistake," their attorney tells PEOPLE. "They're ...
Lawyer wants city punished for hiding cop's role in 2014 shooting
Lawyers for a woman who suffered a miscarriage after being tasered by a Chicago police officer three times in 2013 wants a federal judge to sanction City Hall and the Independent Police Review Authority for withholding key records about the officer in ...
A “Lawyer Bot” Has Helped 160000 People Void Their Parking Tickets
With the rising anxiety about robots taking over human jobs, now even lawyers may have a reason to be on the edge of their seats. A 19-year-old Stanford University student, Joshua Browder, impressively taught himself how to code and ended up creating ...
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Duluth's Thomas Andersen named Lawyer of the Year
Thomas Andersen, founding partner of Andersen, Tate & Carr in Duluth, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year for real estate law in Atlanta for 2016, the firm announced in a news release. Andersen specializes in banking and real ...
Turkish government lawyer: US cleric had 'unlawful conduct'
A lawyer representing the Turkish government says he'll continue exposing what he calls the "unlawful conduct" of a reclusive Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania whom Turkey's president accuses of orchestrating a coup attempt. Robert Amsterdam released a ...
Turkish Government Lawyer: US Cleric Had 'Unlawful Conduct'
A lawyer representing the Turkish government says he'll continue exposing what he calls the "unlawful conduct" of a reclusive Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania whom Turkey's president accuses of orchestrating a coup attempt. Robert Amsterdam released a ...
Lawyer: Convicted murderer Adnan Syed getting new trial
Adnan Syed, the Baltimore man whose 2000 conviction for his girlfriend's murder became the subject of a popular podcast, is getting a new trial, his lawyer, Justin Brown, said Thursday. Syed, now 35, was convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend, Hae ...
Johnny Manziel's Lawyer Accidentally Texts The AP And Then Threatens To Sue Them If They Report On It
It's become common game by many in America and elsewhere to crap on lawyers whenever the opportunity presents itself. This is done unfairly in many cases, with a lack of understanding of what the adversarial nature of our legal system requires of legal ...
Volkswagen lawyer says 3.0L diesel cars will likely be fixed, not bought back
A lawyer for Volkswagen Group told a US district judge today that the company will probably be able to fix the 85,000 outstanding 3.0L diesel Porches, Audis, and Volkswagens that were also discovered to flout emissions regulations, following ...
Lawyer Who Sued Led Zeppelin Suspended From Practicing Law
In 2015, a three-judge district court panel found Malofiy tricked unrepresented co-defendant William Guice into signing an affidavit without consulting a lawyer by hiding that their relationship was adversarial in nature. The prior year, Judge Paul ...