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Judge in the dock to defend himself over Franco investigation
The IndependentFebruary 1, 2012

"When people disappear, it is a permanent crime, which no amnesty law can affect." Outside the court hundreds of supporters of the judge, including British historian Ian Gibson – who has investigated the murder of poet Federico Garcia Lorca by Franco's ...more »

'Business Connection' features Title Boxing Club
Chicago Sun-TimesFebruary 1, 2012

The Naperville location is one of 19 franchises across the country. TITLE Boxing Club specializes in boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts. Pete Gilfillan came on set to promote his business FranChoice. Want to start your own franchise but don't ...more »

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Appellate Practice
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ROJAS v. HOLDER
Leagle.comFebruary 3, 2012

Tony West, Assistant Attorney General; Anthony W. Norwood, Senior Litigation Counsel; Manuel A. Palau, Trial Attorney, Office of Immigration Litigation, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for Respondent. Present: AMALYA L. KEARSE, ...more »

General Civil Litigation
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Rajaratnam trial "personally challenging" - Judge
ReutersFebruary 8, 2012

"I personally found it a difficult court case because it had to be dealt with both on an individual level and, obviously, the case had implications for the financial markets and the social fabric in general," Holwell, who is starting a litigation...more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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Hecla Mining Shareholder Alert: The Briscoe Law Firm and Powers Taylor, LLP ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 2, 2012

Based on the foregoing, defendants lacked a reasonable basis for their positive statements about the Company's operations and its expected silver production. The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC is a full service business litigation, commercial transaction, ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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Judge in Rajaratnam Insider Trading Trial to Step Down From Bench
New York TimesFebruary 7, 2012

By PETER LATTMAN Richard J. Holwell, the federal judge in Manhattan who presided over the insider trading case of the hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, is stepping down from the bench to set up his own law firm. “I've had a great time on the bench,” ...more »

The Ninth Circuit's Prop 8 Ruling: What To Expect Tomorrow?
TowleroadFebruary 7, 2012

That is, if we were in California state court, Protect Marriage could step into the shoes of the State apparatus if that State refused to defend a duly enacted law. But, standing under state law is a necessary, yet insufficient basis for standing under ...more »

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