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Texas Attorney General predicts court will overturn ObamacareThe lawyer behind Lindsay LohanAs activists press for arrest in Martin case, attorney general stresses patienceAs activists press for arrest in Martin case, attorney general stresses patienceLawyer in Bazemore case has helped many MonarchsFederal judge upholds most of contentious Wis. union law, rejects ban on ...Lawyer Says Zuccotti Park Demonstrators Broke No LawForsyth public defender criticizes judge for ruling involving campaign ...Legal decision has attorneys talkingState: Deer Park violated Open Meetings ActHigh-Powered Attorney Bruce Udolf Fails in Attempt to Hide Evidence From PublicLawyers: Court of public opinion no place for Trayvon caseBotched robbery or hit? Attorney seeks new trial in 20-year-old murder caseRaleigh Car Accident Attorney Says Chapel Hill Cell Phone Ban Sends Proper MessageCorey ends public comments about Martin case

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State Rep. Bob Genetski's lawyer calls for MSU to release full videotape of ...
MLive.comMarch 2, 2012

By John Barnes | jbarnes1@mlive.com The lawyer for State Rep. Bob Genetski is calling on Michigan State University to release unedited police video of his client's Jan. 19 arrest for drunken driving. Attorney Mike Nichols was responding to a request by ...more »

Holder gives legal defense for al-Awlaki killing
TheNewsTribune.comMarch 5, 2012

Attorney General Eric Holder says in the administration's first public justification for the killing of an American-born cleric that the president has the legal right in certain cases to order lethal action against US citizens abroad who have turned to ...more »

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Texas Attorney General predicts court will overturn Obamacare
Examiner.comMarch 31, 2012

In his last press release on the Supreme Court hearings, Texas Attorney General Gregg Abbott, (who argued on behalf of Texas and the other 25 states opposing the law on Monday) stated, “Right now, based upon all the comments I'm hearing from the court, ...more »

The lawyer behind Lindsay Lohan
Los Angeles TimesMarch 31, 2012

That's the celebrity lawyer speaking — but it's also the mother of a 9-year-old daughter, an attorney who got her start as a public defender, a woman who still remembers her own youthful misadventures. "Let's just say I had fun," said Holley, ...more »

As activists press for arrest in Martin case, attorney general stresses patience
KTBSMarch 31, 2012

Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee announced earlier this month that he was stepping down "temporarily" as head of the department amid the public uproar over the shooting. State's Attorney Norman Wolfinger, from Florida's 18th District, also stepped aside ...more »

As activists press for arrest in Martin case, attorney general stresses patience
CNNMarch 31, 2012

Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee announced earlier this month that he was stepping down "temporarily" as head of the department amid the public uproar over the shooting. State's Attorney Norman Wolfinger, from Florida's 18th District, also stepped aside ...more »

Lawyer in Bazemore case has helped many Monarchs
The Virginian-PilotMarch 31, 2012

(Amanda Lucier | The Virginian-Pilot) Attorney Peter G. Decker III has represented basketball players since at least 2005. By Ed Miller When Old Dominion basketball star Kent Bazemore turned to attorney Peter G. Decker III after his arrest on a DUI ...more »

Federal judge upholds most of contentious Wis. union law, rejects ban on ...
Washington PostMarch 31, 2012

A federal judge upheld most of Wisconsin's contentious law curbing collective bargaining rights on Friday, but he sided with unions by overturning two portions of the law that were costly and impeded on a major funding source for the groups.more »

Lawyer Says Zuccotti Park Demonstrators Broke No Law
New York Times (blog)March 30, 2012

While it might be appropriate for Brookfield to establish rules governing behavior in the park, the lawyer said, the company could not order people out of the park because an agreement with the city required it to be open to the public 24 hours a day.more »

Forsyth public defender criticizes judge for ruling involving campaign ...
Winston-Salem JournalMarch 30, 2012

Assistant District Attorney Aindrea Alderson said in an email that Roemer disclosed her relationship to Daggett to her and Randy Shelton, the assistant public defender representing Propst, before the hearing. Shelton did not object, she said.more »

Legal decision has attorneys talking
Minnesota Public RadioMarch 30, 2012

MPR News received a tip about a complicated story involving an attorney, a judge and the state's foreclosure laws. US District Judge Patrick J. Schiltz has taken the unusual step of sanctioning Minneapolis attorney William Butler for filing what the ...more »

State: Deer Park violated Open Meetings Act
Chicago Daily HeraldMarch 30, 2012

According to the nonbinding opinion written by Assistant Attorney General Amanda Lundeen, these topics did not meet the definition of “pending litigation” as a legal reason to enter closed session. But Deer Park Village Attorney James Bateman said he ...more »

High-Powered Attorney Bruce Udolf Fails in Attempt to Hide Evidence From Public
Broward-Palm Beach New Times (blog)March 30, 2012

30 2012 at 4:27 PM ​An attorney's attempt to hide documents from the public that might implicate his client on a murder charge ended when a judge ruled from the bench today that the evidence is a public record. Boca Raton defense lawyer Bruce Udolf had ...more »

Lawyers: Court of public opinion no place for Trayvon case
USA TODAYMarch 30, 2012

On the other side, particularly in the past few days, there are impassioned pleas by Zimmerman's brother, father, lawyer and friends begging the public to consider the counter-argument: The 28-year-old neighborhood watch captain struggled for his life ...more »

Botched robbery or hit? Attorney seeks new trial in 20-year-old murder case
Greeley TribuneMarch 30, 2012

Prosecutors were under order at the time to reveal any ongoing investigations into any witnesses against Matias-Martinez, but failed to mention it to public defenders. » A confidential informant told a public defender investigator in 1994 that the ...more »

Raleigh Car Accident Attorney Says Chapel Hill Cell Phone Ban Sends Proper Message
PR Web (press release)March 30, 2012

Ben Cochran of Hardison & Cochran, Attorneys at Law, says prohibitions on drivers' cell phone use will save lives and shape public opinion against distracted driving. Cell phone use, like other forms of distracted driving, is increasingly blamed in a ...more »

Corey ends public comments about Martin case
Jacksonville Daily RecordMarch 30, 2012

State Attorney Angela Corey released a statement Thursday night regarding the Trayvon Martin investigation. Corey, of the Fourth Judicial Circuit, was appointed last week as the lead prosecutor in the case. On March 22, Gov. Rick Scott announced his ...more »

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