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Jose Baez: Aaron Hernandez acquittal burnishes lawyer's reputation
FILE - In this March 15, 2017 file photo, Jose Baez, defense attorney for defendant Aaron Hernandez, left, holds an evidence photo as he speaks to the jury during Hernandez's double-murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston. Baez won an ...
Jose Baez: Hernandez Acquittal Burnishes Lawyer's Reputation
BOSTON (AP) — During Aaron Hernandez's double murder trial, the former NFL star's lawyer wanted to drive home his point that the prosecution's star witness was a “three-legged pony” whose testimony could not be believed. So he galloped like a horse in ...
Trump just put the lawyer Obama blocked from running DOJ in charge of Russia investigation
Reversing Yates' position, Boente said, he would demand that DOJ lawyers “defend the lawful orders of our President.” Soon after these actions occurred, Trump issued an executive order that reversed Obama's, putting Boente at the front of the line of ...
Services scheduled for legendary Houston lawyer
A public service honoring the life of legendary Houston attorney Richard "Racehorse" Haynes are scheduled for Thursday, his family said in a statement Sunday. Haynes died early Friday morning, after years of declining health. He was 90. Services will ...
Lawyer Cites Muslims' 'Religious Practice' In Defense Of Female Genital Mutilation. Here's Why It Won't Work
A Michigan grand jury recently indicted two Michigan doctors and a medical office manager for allegedly removing part of young girls' clitorises. Shannon Smith, an attorney for Dr. Jumana Nagarwala argued that her client was being persecuted for her ...
No need to be a lawyer to appreciate this day
Law Day, held every year on May 1, is a national day set aside to celebrate the rule of law. The day underscores how law and the legal process contribute to freedoms that all Americans share. It also provides an opportunity to recognize the role of ...
Jose Baez: Hernandez acquittal burnishes lawyer's reputation
FILE - In this March 1, 2017, file photo, lead defense attorney Jose Baez delivers his opening statement to the jury on the first day of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's double-murder trial at Suffolk Superior Court in Boston ...
Another IP Boutique Opts for a Big Firm Merger
All of Fraser Clemens' 10 lawyers will join Shumaker Loop. The boutique, which is based in the Toledo suburb of Perrysburg, Ohio, was formed in 2004 by a group of lawyers led by name partner Donald Fraser, a World War II veteran who served two terms as ...