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Court appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughterCourt appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughterCourt appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughterReports: US Attorney goes after state's troubled ethics watchdogSuspended County Attorney Returns To WorkStiviano 'devastated' that tapes were released, attorney saysVirginia Attorney General Opens In-State Tuition to Students Brought to US ...Des Moines County to Hire AttorneyNew coalition to tackle corrupt public officialsSuspended County Attorney Returning To Work WednesdayCandidates for Nebraska attorney generalCandidates for Nebraska attorney generalJustices suggest public employees' testimony is protected3 Democrats running for district attorneySupreme Court Declines Request to Review Former Kansas AG Phill Kline's Case

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Candidates for sheriff, district attorney in Stanislaus County set for public...
Modesto BeeApril 18, 2014

The four candidates for two offices – Sheriff Adam Christianson and deputy Tom Letras, and District Attorney Birgit Fladager and defense attorney Frank Carson – will appear at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Kirk Lindsey Center, 1020 10th St., Suite 102 ...more »

Texas Governor Hires Defense Lawyer Amid Ethics Probe
BloombergApril 17, 2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry hired a criminal-defense lawyer to represent him in a prosecutor's probe of claims that he violated Texas ethics laws by vetoing funding for the state ethics office, his spokeswoman said. Perry, 64, hired David Botsford, “to ...more »

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Court appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughter
Kansas.comApril 30, 2014

Los Angeles Superior Court Commissioner David J. Cowan appointed an attorney to represent the interests of Walker's 15-year-old daughter Meadow Rain Walker during a hearing on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. LOS ANGELES — A judge appointed an independent ...more »

Court appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughter
Chambersburg Public OpinionApril 30, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge appointed an independent attorney for Paul Walker's daughter Wednesday to help determine who will raise the teenager in the wake of her father's death last year. Superior Court Commissioner David Cowan refused to dismiss ...more »

Court appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughter
Chambersburg Public OpinionApril 30, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A court commissioner has declined to dismiss a guardianship case over Paul Walker's daughter and has appointed an attorney to represent the teenager in further proceedings. Los Angeles Superior Court Commissioner David J.more »

Reports: US Attorney goes after state's troubled ethics watchdog
Politics on the Hudson (blog)April 30, 2014

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara may have a new target in his crackdown on New York corruption: the state's troubled ethics watchdog agency. Bharara has filed a subpoena with the Joint Commission on Public Ethics on its investigations—or lack thereof—into ...more »

Suspended County Attorney Returns To Work
New Hampshire Public RadioApril 30, 2014

Foster suspended Reams from his elected post in November and opened an investigation. In March, the investigation concluded with allegations of sexual harassment, gender discrimination and misuse of public money. No criminal charges were made.more »

Stiviano 'devastated' that tapes were released, attorney says
Los Angeles TimesApril 30, 2014

She was never his mistress, had nothing to do with the infamous tape becoming public and feels terrible about the lifetime ban the NBA imposed on Donald Sterling. Those were the assertions made Tuesday by a lawyer for V. Stiviano, the woman who ...more »

Virginia Attorney General Opens In-State Tuition to Students Brought to US ...
New York TimesApril 30, 2014

Continue reading the main story. Attorney General Mark R. Herring of Virginia told the state's public colleges and universities on Tuesday that children brought to the United States illegally and raised here, the so-called Dreamers, qualified for in ...more »

Des Moines County to Hire Attorney
Tri States Public RadioApril 29, 2014

County Attorney Pat Jackson took an indefinite leave of absence several weeks ago. Further details about the leave have not been made public. Acting County Attorney Amy Beavers says if Jackson's leave exceeds 60 days, the supervisors could consider the ...more »

New coalition to tackle corrupt public officials
WRTV IndianapolisApril 29, 2014

Previous Next. INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller announced the creation of the Public Integrity Coalition Tuesday, which aims to stop corruption among public officials by providing education and training on handling taxpayer money.more »

Suspended County Attorney Returning To Work Wednesday
New Hampshire Public RadioApril 29, 2014

The lawyer for Rockingham County Attorney Jim Reams says Reams will return to his Brentwood office Wednesday, according to an agreement signed by the attorney general's office. Reams' prosecutorial power will be fully restored, but acting county ...more »

Candidates for Nebraska attorney general
Albany Times UnionApril 29, 2014

Age: 44. Home: Omaha. Political Party: Republican. Occupation: Attorney. Public offices held: State senator. Education: Bachelor's degree, University of Virginia; law degree, University of Nebraska; M.B.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha. Family: Wife ...more »

Candidates for Nebraska attorney general
SFGateApril 29, 2014

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Name: Brian Buescher. Age: 39. Home: Omaha. Political Party: Republican. Occupation: Attorney. Public offices held: None. Education: Bachelor's degree, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; law degree, Georgetown University.more »

Justices suggest public employees' testimony is protected
Port Huron Times HeraldApril 28, 2014

A lawyer for the Justice Department, however, argued against giving all public employees blanket free-speech protections. Some government employees have jobs that regularly require them to investigate corruption or testify in court, Deputy Solicitor ...more »

3 Democrats running for district attorney
Durham Herald SunApril 28, 2014

I intend to have open dialogue with the public. We don't need everything hushed up.” He's been a criminal defense attorney in Durham for 29 years, and has worked as a public defender in Durham. He's also been a civil arbitrator since 1993. Aus is a ...more »

Supreme Court Declines Request to Review Former Kansas AG Phill Kline's Case
RH Reality CheckApril 28, 2014

Samantha Gordon, director of Public Affairs for NARAL Pro-Choice America, told RH Reality Check that the U.S. Supreme Court made the right decision. ”Kline broke the law when he turned the Kansas attorney general office into a bully pulpit to harass ...more »

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