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Some asking for more public defender attorneys - KCTV5State attorney: Former Public Defender Owens 'blazed path of cronyism'Case against Utah attorney puts focus on public defendersUS Attorney Avoids Public Because of Marijuana ProtestersNC attorney general, DA to discuss public corruptionBeverage attorney: NYC drinks limit is bad for publicOutcry prompts Conn. lawyer to withdraw Sandy Hook suitUS Attorney Successor In Chicago Expected To Be More Of An Insider Than ...Backgrounds of candidates to replace Fitzgerald$100 million legal claim in Newtown school shooting is withdrawn by lawyer

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Some asking for more public defender attorneys - KCTV5
KCTV Kansas CityJanuary 31, 2013

The director of Missouri's public defender system said no matter how much money anyone has in their wallet, everyone should be equal in the eyes of the law, and a constitutional right is in jeopardy because the criminal justice system is in crisis. Cat ...more »

State attorney: Former Public Defender Owens 'blazed path of cronyism'
Pensacola News JournalJanuary 31, 2013

Letter from state attorney on former Public Defender James Owens. Former Public Defender James Owens “blazed a path of cronyism,” “wasted state assets” and oversaw a “four year blight on the Public Defender's Office,” according to a Florida state attorney.more »

Case against Utah attorney puts focus on public defenders
Salt Lake TribuneJanuary 28, 2013

The attorney waited until he was alone in the room with his client. He laid out the options, explained how much time he or she could spend behind bars. He said he could help — for a price. According to court documents, that's how former Garfield ...more »

US Attorney Avoids Public Because of Marijuana Protesters
NBC Bay AreaJanuary 24, 2013

U.S. Attorney for Northern California Melinda Haag was all set to talk prosecutor priorities at a public event on Wednesday. And the the medical marijuana community got involved. Haag, who has been a controversial figure among medical cannabis users ...more »

NC attorney general, DA to discuss public corruption
WRAL.comJanuary 24, 2013

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina's attorney general and Wake County's district attorney will talk Thursday about the best way to combat public corruption. Attorney General Roy Cooper and Wake County District Attorney Colon Willoughby will outline their ...more »

Beverage attorney: NYC drinks limit is bad for public
USA TODAYJanuary 23, 2013

Five City Council members echo that view in a court filing, saying the Council is "the proper forum for balancing the city's myriad interests in matters of public health." The Bloomberg administration counters that the health board, made up of doctors ...more »

Outcry prompts Conn. lawyer to withdraw Sandy Hook suit
WTVRJanuary 1, 2013

“If it is not about money, please put out a public statement outlining all the steps that have been taken and avenues exhausted PRIOR to the lawsuit path,” wrote John A. Yasnowski, a Facebook user. “Please share your advocacy plan. Please share the ...more »

US Attorney Successor In Chicago Expected To Be More Of An Insider Than ...
Huffington PostJanuary 1, 2013

And after a decade on the job, Patrick Fitzgerald had helped put two successive governors and a long procession of other public officials behind bars. Months after the consummate outsider resigned as head of the U.S. attorney's office in Chicago to ...more »

Backgrounds of candidates to replace Fitzgerald
Watertown Public OpinionJanuary 1, 2013

Bunge served as a special assistant attorney general in the Illinois attorney general's office from 2005 to 2009, where he helped run a public integrity unit. _Gil Soffer, a partner at the Chicago' Katten Muchin Rosenman law firm, worked as a ...more »

$100 million legal claim in Newtown school shooting is withdrawn by lawyer
NBCNews.com (blog)January 1, 2013

State Attorney General George Jepsen on Monday called the claim misguided and said a public policy response by the U.S. Congress and the Connecticut state legislature would be more appropriate than legal action, according to a spokeswoman.more »

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