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Masonry contractor barred from public works contractsCounty: PCSO improperly 'destroyed' public recordsGroups want state AGs to block Express Scripts/Medco mergerSTATE v. HAMMEDA key question for LA's district attorney candidatesMara Dolan launches campaign for state SenateThurston County attorney wants case dismissed because jail calls were recordedMartin family lawyer known for civil rights casesLetter from Linda Segal: OML complaints can be resolved locallyLawyer dispute snarls S.F. mass-murder casePublic forums focus on maternity ward, government centerConvictions Announced In Yonkers Public Corruption TrialBexar commissioner argues open records act does not applyConvict must pay for public defenderIn Daley nephew's case, ruling on special prosecutor is expected next week

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Martin Amidu explodes: I'm disappointed in State legal team in Woyome case
GhanaWebMarch 1, 2012

The immediate past Attorney General of Ghana, Martin Amidu, has expressed disappointment in the legal representation of the State in the ongoing GhC51 million judgment debt payment case involving embattled businessman Alfred Woyome.more »

Documents detail arrest of man who threatened Obama, students
Albany Times UnionMarch 5, 2012

At 10:10 am Friday, Dickinson used a computer in the Saratoga Springs Public Library to write on the White House website's comment board that he was going to enter a school, take children hostage and kill them, Saratoga County District Attorney James ...more »

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Masonry contractor barred from public works contracts
Ithaca JournalMarch 30, 2012

... Court to charges of third-degree grand larceny, first-degree scheme to defraud, first-degree offering a false instrument for filing and failure to pay prevailing wages under the labor law, according to the Broome County District Attorney's Office.more »

County: PCSO improperly 'destroyed' public records
ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)March 30, 2012

Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall's office has launched an inquiry into Sheriff Paul Babeu's office. Specifically, LaWall has been tasked to determine if thousands of e-mails were illegally deleted. Improperly deleting or tampering of public records ...more »

Groups want state AGs to block Express Scripts/Medco merger
Legal News LineMarch 30, 2012

BY JESSICA M. KARMASEK WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - A coalition of public interest groups and leading competition advocates are calling on state attorneys general to block a proposed merger between Express Scripts Inc. and Medco Health Solutions.more »

STATE v. HAMMED
Leagle.comMarch 30, 2012

William D. Mason, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor, BY: Andrew Rogalski, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, The Justice Center, 1200 Ontario Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44113, Attorneys for Appellant. Joseph B. Rose, III, Law Office of Joseph B. Rose, 75 Public...more »

A key question for LA's district attorney candidates
Los Angeles TimesMarch 30, 2012

Is it a good escape valve for the justice system now that fewer juveniles can be sent to state youth camps, and now that prison realignment is making county jail space more difficult to come by? Los Angeles voters need to know how well the six ...more »

Mara Dolan launches campaign for state Senate
Wicked LocalMarch 30, 2012

By Anonymous Attorney Mara Dolan is formally announcing her candidacy for state Senate in the 3rd Middlesex District in a series of meetings in each of the nine cities and towns in the district on Saturday, March 31. Her campaign tour will stop at the ...more »

Thurston County attorney wants case dismissed because jail calls were recorded
Bellingham HeraldMarch 30, 2012

University of Southern California law professor Rebecca Lonergan, a former supervisor with the Public Corruption Section of the US Attorney's Office in Los Angeles, said whether Johnson's motion will succeed depends upon a number of factors, ...more »

Martin family lawyer known for civil rights cases
Boston.comMarch 30, 2012

(AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Renee Jones Schneider) By Mike Schneider Associated Press / March 30, 2012 SANFORD, Fla.—When Benjamin Crump got his first call from Trayvon Martin's father last month, the attorney counseled patience.more »

Letter from Linda Segal: OML complaints can be resolved locally
Wicked LocalMarch 30, 2012

By Linda L. Segal Wicked Local Wayland announced last week that the Attorney General's Division of Open Government determined our town's Public Safety Building Advisory Committee (PSBAC) violated the Open Meeting Law (OML) when it failed to post its ...more »

Lawyer dispute snarls S.F. mass-murder case
San Francisco ChronicleMarch 30, 2012

In his first court appearance on Wednesday, Luc requested to be represented by Public Defender Jeff Adachi's office. However, prosecutors from the district attorney's office said there is a conflict of interest because Luc's brother, Brian Luc, 32, ...more »

Public forums focus on maternity ward, government center
Times Herald-RecordMarch 30, 2012

By Jessica Cohen Last Sunday, civil rights attorney Michael Sussman led two back-to-back public forums with concerned audiences. The first forum addressed the efforts of Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis to close its maternity ward.more »

Convictions Announced In Yonkers Public Corruption Trial
Westchester.comMarch 30, 2012

White Plains, NY - Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that Sandy Annabi, the former Democratic Majority Leader of the Yonkers City Council, and Zehy Jereis, the former head of the Yonkers ...more »

Bexar commissioner argues open records act does not apply
San Antonio ExpressMarch 30, 2012

The response from attorneys representing Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, whom Adkisson has sued, and Hearst Newspapers offered an equally simple and opposite “No.” For more than an hour, attorneys argued the application of the Texas Public...more »

Convict must pay for public defender
Pittsburgh Post GazetteMarch 30, 2012

With such assets and real estate available to him, Assistant US Attorney Stephen Kaufman said, taxpayers should not have to pay for the services of Marketa Sims, the public defender who represented Mr. Stevenson. Such motions for reimbursement are rare ...more »

In Daley nephew's case, ruling on special prosecutor is expected next week
Chicago TribuneMarch 30, 2012

After a lengthy Sun-Times investigative series prompted the calls for a special prosecutor, State's Attorney Anita Alvarez's office began conducting a joint investigation with the city inspector general. Locke Bowman, who represents the Koschman family ...more »

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