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The Washington Times
Tampa man shoots a father, calls ‘stand your ground’ hotlinewidely explored by the legal community. Experts contacted by the Times had neve
Tampa man shoots a father, calls ‘stand your ground’ hotline
The Washington Times / Posted 9 hours ago
widely explored by the legal community. Experts contacted by the Times had never heard of such groups. While the American Bar Association has taken a stance against “stand your ground” laws, it hasn’t yet looked into the growing number of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Concerned Professionals Canvass Support for Akeredoluafter a careful evaluation of the electoral process and the final resolution to
Concerned Professionals Canvass Support for Akeredolu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
after a careful evaluation of the electoral process and the final resolution to make the former President of the Nigerian Bar Association its governorship candidate was done in good faith and should therefore be accepted by all. "It has been a... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Community steps up to give foster children their own “sweet cases”the Wichita Falls Police Officers Association, Wichita Falls Professional Firef
Community steps up to give foster children their own “sweet cases”
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 13 hours ago
the Wichita Falls Police Officers Association, Wichita Falls Professional Firefighters Association, Wichita County Bar Association, Red River Optimist Club of Wichita Falls, Colonial Church and University United Methodist Church's Angel... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
High-profile trial judge makes another rundecisions were influenced by campaign cash from utilities. The ad was condemned
High-profile trial judge makes another run
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 hours ago
decisions were influenced by campaign cash from utilities. The ad was condemned by a monitoring committee of the Ohio State Bar Association, which said it falsely impugned the integrity of Justice French and the judiciary. Judge O’Donnell had... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next monthfree next month during a local Wills for Heroes event sponsored by the Harford
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next month
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
free next month during a local Wills for Heroes event sponsored by the Harford County Bar Foundation and the Maryland State Bar Association. "In the spirit of Pro Bono Month (October), the Harford County members of the bar wish to protect those who... Read more
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Daily Journal
NJ justice has made a career of dissentnoteworthy instance of speaking out, Albin gave a speech in 2013 before hundred
NJ justice has made a career of dissent
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
noteworthy instance of speaking out, Albin gave a speech in 2013 before hundreds of lawyers and retired judges at a state Bar Association conference that did not name Christie but rebuked the governor for unseating the Supreme Court’s only black... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APC Endorses Akeredolu As Ondo Guber Candidatethrough its National Organising Secretary, Senator Osita Izunaso, sent the name
APC Endorses Akeredolu As Ondo Guber Candidate
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
through its National Organising Secretary, Senator Osita Izunaso, sent the name of the former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) yesterday, September 22, 2016 and this was confirmed by Akeredolu. The name was submitted after the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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The Young Witness
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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Western Advocate
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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The Border Mail
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victimsbut left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday eve
Death of lawyer David Bitel denies justice for rape victims
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
but left in disgust when he saw Bitel was present. As recently as Thursday evening at a conference for the International Bar Association in Washington, DC, a toast was held for David Bitel, who, it was said, had had a "troubled" few years. There... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rights activist Khurram Parvez’s arrest opens up can of wormsA unique practice is going on here,” said Bashir Sidiq, senior advocate and gen
Rights activist Khurram Parvez’s arrest opens up can of worms
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A unique practice is going on here,” said Bashir Sidiq, senior advocate and general secretary Jammu and Kashmir high court bar association. SP Vaid, DGP, coordination and law and order, termed the allegation that police uses “multiple FIRs on one... Read more
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New Kerala
Gauhati HC withdraws judges from Mizoram court after mob attack - newkerala.com #123296connection with the violence and remanded them to judicial custody. Mizoram Ch
Gauhati HC withdraws judges from Mizoram court after mob attack - newkerala.com #123296
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
connection with the violence and remanded them to judicial custody. Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla and the Mizoram Bar Association of Lunglei district branch strongly condemned the attack on the court buildings and ransacking of the... Read more
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Asian journal
Can I obtain a divorce if my spouse refuses to sign?code. Attorney Kenneth Ursua Reyes is a Certified Family Law Specialist. He wa
Can I obtain a divorce if my spouse refuses to sign?
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
code. Attorney Kenneth Ursua Reyes is a Certified Family Law Specialist. He was President of the Philippine American Bar Association. He is a member of both the Family law section and Immigration law section of the Los Angeles County Bar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Whingeing Presidentof major players of this government to draw certain conclusions. As observed by
The Whingeing President
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of major players of this government to draw certain conclusions. As observed by a former president of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Olisa Agbakoba, Nigeria may continue to experience the current recession cycle until 2020, if the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
John Thorne Jr.acting County Court Judge holding court in East Palestine and Salem. Jack was a
John Thorne Jr.
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
acting County Court Judge holding court in East Palestine and Salem. Jack was a former president of the Columbiana County Bar Association and served on numerous bar committees in Mahoning and Columbiana Counties. He was a member of the Ohio State,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-consschool's nationally renowned Trial Competition Team, received the Honorable Jos
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-cons
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
school's nationally renowned Trial Competition Team, received the Honorable Joseph Ridge Award from the Allegheny County Bar Association and was named the top student by the faculty. Yet the hardest legal training was on his own case. "When I... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-consschool's nationally renowned Trial Competition Team, received the Honorable Jos
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-cons
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
school's nationally renowned Trial Competition Team, received the Honorable Joseph Ridge Award from the Allegheny County Bar Association and was named the top student by the faculty. Yet the hardest legal training was on his own case. "When I... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Attorneys, magistrates seek spot as Dillingham Superior Court judgethe council is doing a background review of each candidate, and also interviews
Attorneys, magistrates seek spot as Dillingham Superior Court judge
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
the council is doing a background review of each candidate, and also interviews them and does a survey of Alaska Bar Association members regarding the candidates, to help narrow down the field. Those surveys are due Sept. 27. A public... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Illinois Supreme Court appoints new director of communicationscurrently serves as the director of member communications and director of the C
Illinois Supreme Court appoints new director of communications
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
currently serves as the director of member communications and director of the Chicago Office for the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA). He has been director of member communications since 2009 and director of the Chicago office since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Veep Boakai Urges Sannoh and Partners to Ensure CredibilityJustice Minister Frederick Cherue; the dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School o
Veep Boakai Urges Sannoh and Partners to Ensure Credibility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Justice Minister Frederick Cherue; the dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law, Cllr. J. Negbalee Warner; as well as representatives from the Liberia National Bar Association, the judiciary, the clergy and the United Nations Mission in Libe... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Antonio Maldonado: A Lawyer Across Bordersand now is recognized in the business community. Besides his work as a lawyer,
Antonio Maldonado: A Lawyer Across Borders
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
and now is recognized in the business community. Besides his work as a lawyer, Maldonado has been a member of the American Bar Association (ABA), comprised of over 400,000 members worldwide, since 2003. Maldonado is also a vice-chair of the ABA... Read more
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Philly.com
Birds' protestors feel vindicated but powerlessCollege of Philadelphia on Tuesday night that touched on several issues, includ
Birds' protestors feel vindicated but powerless
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
College of Philadelphia on Tuesday night that touched on several issues, including relations with police. The Philadelphia Bar Association on Thursday issued a statement urging the Pennsylvania General Assembly to enact a bill that the bar has been... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 reviewJudge Morgan Christen of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit for an A
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 review
SCOTUSblog / Posted 2 days ago
Judge Morgan Christen of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit for an August 17 conversation hosted by the Alaska Bar Association. Mixed in with the serious questions were a few light-hearted ones: After a child asked her to identify the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Justice Barry Albin has made a career of dissentnoteworthy instance of speaking out, Albin gave a speech in 2013 before hundred
Justice Barry Albin has made a career of dissent
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
noteworthy instance of speaking out, Albin gave a speech in 2013 before hundreds of lawyers and retired judges at a state Bar Association conference that did not name Christie but rebuked the governor for unseating the Supreme Court’s only black... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons amid "deep concern" over civilian deathsmore time as firefighters and less time as arsonists in the global fight agains
U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons amid "deep concern" over civilian deaths
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
more time as firefighters and less time as arsonists in the global fight against terrorism,” Murphy said. The American Bar Association said last week there are credible reports Saudi forces have used American-made military equipment to carry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Scandal - House in Rowdy Session, Refers Abdulmumin to Ethics CommitteeCongress (NLC), Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), National Associati
Budget Scandal - House in Rowdy Session, Refers Abdulmumin to Ethics Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Congress (NLC), Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), and the general public are allowed to witness the proceedings. In a statement, the embattled lawmaker... Read more
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Asian journal
The Filipino School of New York & New JerseyAs a law student, she serves as the Student National Vice President of the Nati
The Filipino School of New York & New Jersey
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
As a law student, she serves as the Student National Vice President of the National Lawyers Guild, the oldest progressive bar association in the U.S. She is also the Secretary General of Anakbayan-USA, a national youth and student organization... Read more
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New Kerala
Amritsar Bar Association demands complete snapping of ties with Pakistan - newkerala.com #122613Amritsar Bar Association representative Pardeep Kumar Saini told ANI, "We are p
Amritsar Bar Association demands complete snapping of ties with Pakistan - newkerala.com #122613
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Amritsar Bar Association representative Pardeep Kumar Saini told ANI, "We are protesting against Pakistan and for the killing of 18 soldiers in Uri. Through this protest, we are challenging Pakistan as to why they attacking behind our backs. Instead,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Man shot during police protest in North Carolina has diedlaw enforcement and communities of color. Lynch made her comments at the begin
Man shot during police protest in North Carolina has died
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
law enforcement and communities of color. Lynch made her comments at the beginning of her address to the International Bar Association Conference in Washington. She says the Justice Department has opened a civil rights investigation into the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philly DA: I'm Working With Ethics Folks and Will Pay Finea public official with fines -- if he or she fails to file the mandatory report
Philly DA: I'm Working With Ethics Folks and Will Pay Fine
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
a public official with fines -- if he or she fails to file the mandatory reports regarding gifts. The Philadelphia Bar Association, which is calling for a bright line ban on gifts from friends, explained in a statement: "The benefit of... Read more
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The Telegraph
Bust kicksUp dustCollege, Oxford, whose roll call of students includes Indira Gandhi and Margare
Bust kicksUp dust
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
College, Oxford, whose roll call of students includes Indira Gandhi and Margaret Thatcher. In New Delhi, Supreme Court Bar Association president Dushyant Dave denied that such an offer was made and sought an unconditional apology. Vadgama said... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philly DA: I'm Working With Ethics Folks and Will Pay Finea public official with fines -- if he or she fails to file the mandatory report
Philly DA: I'm Working With Ethics Folks and Will Pay Fine
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
a public official with fines -- if he or she fails to file the mandatory reports regarding gifts. The Philadelphia Bar Association, which is calling for a bright line ban on gifts from friends, explained in a statement: "The benefit of... Read more
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The Daily Record
Pro Bono Resource Center to launch legal Q&A website As part of a national project under the umbrella of the American Bar Associat
Pro Bono Resource Center to launch legal Q&A website
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
As part of a national project under the umbrella of the American Bar Association, the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland will launch a website Oct. 6 where attorneys will be able to give pro... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man shot during Charlotte protests is in critical conditionlaw enforcement and communities of color. Lynch made her comments at the begin
Man shot during Charlotte protests is in critical condition
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and communities of color. Lynch made her comments at the beginning of her address to the International Bar Association Conference in Washington. She says the Justice Department has opened a civil rights investigation into the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Klau: Lawyers Should Take Rare Stand Vs. TrumpWhen a bar association wants to take a stand against proposed legislation it op
Klau: Lawyers Should Take Rare Stand Vs. Trump
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
When a bar association wants to take a stand against proposed legislation it opposes, it files a friend-of-the court brief. In so doing it takes a position on an issue. It hasn’t done that in presidential campaigns. A prominent First Amendment... Read more
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The Manila Times
Healing and killingnow forming a new group, with new blood, while we watch what the quiet Integrat
Healing and killing
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
now forming a new group, with new blood, while we watch what the quiet Integrated Bar of the Philippines, the Philippine Bar Association, the Philconsa, the big bufetes, and others will do in the wake of the extrajudicial executions far exceeding... Read more
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Slate
Yes, Liberals Sometimes Need to Defend the Second Amendment. Here’s When.would’ve cast into doubt immigrants’ right to privacy, due process, and equal p
Yes, Liberals Sometimes Need to Defend the Second Amendment. Here’s When.
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
would’ve cast into doubt immigrants’ right to privacy, due process, and equal protection. The left-leaning American Bar Association called the opinion “a step in the right direction for noncitizen civil rights.” Meanwhile, conservative... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
IBA 2016: legal independence in E&W under attackat least three of the alarm bells warning of threats to legal independence set
IBA 2016: legal independence in E&W under attack
Law Society Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
at least three of the alarm bells warning of threats to legal independence set out in a major report from the International Bar Association. In a draft report published in Washington DC, the International Bar Association’s presidential task force... Read more
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The Telegraph
High court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valleyguns, and those who had actually fired them. But the bench, while hearing the
High court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valley
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
guns, and those who had actually fired them. But the bench, while hearing the petition filed by the Kashmir High Court Bar Association, directed the authorities to provide adequate medical treatment to the injured by specialists in or outside... Read more
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New Kerala
Jammu and Kashmir High Court refuses to ban use of pellet guns, says it is ground reality - newkerala.com #122368to provide adequate medical treatment to the injured. The bench was hearing a
Jammu and Kashmir High Court refuses to ban use of pellet guns, says it is ground reality - newkerala.com #122368
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
to provide adequate medical treatment to the injured. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association seeking ban on use of pellet guns for crowd control. Having regard to the ground situation prevailing as of... Read more
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dna
High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valleysituations," the court said in its order here yesterday. The bench was hearing
High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valley
dna / Posted 3 days ago
situations," the court said in its order here yesterday. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association seeking ban on use of pellet guns for crowd control. The court said "it is manifest that so long as there is... Read more
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The Economic Times
J&K High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valleysituations," the court said in its order here yesterday. The bench was hearing
J&K High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valley
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
situations," the court said in its order here yesterday. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association seeking ban on use of pellet guns for crowd control. The court said "it is manifest that so long as there is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Is Mona Al-Sharmani, Female Lawyer Representing Her Motherland At ICJ ?addition, Ms. AlSharmani earned an LLB from Cairo University in Egypt in 1989.
Who Is Mona Al-Sharmani, Female Lawyer Representing Her Motherland At ICJ ?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
addition, Ms. AlSharmani earned an LLB from Cairo University in Egypt in 1989. Ms. Al-Sharmani is a member of the American Bar Association and is admitted to practice in the State of New York. Recent Articles "Dispute Settlement at ICSID:... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sydney's new International Convention Centre is a big win for NSW winemakersare from NSW wineries. With 200,000 bottles expected to be poured out each yea
Sydney's new International Convention Centre is a big win for NSW winemakers
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
are from NSW wineries. With 200,000 bottles expected to be poured out each year at major events, such as the International Bar Association conference and the World Chamber Congress in 2017, NSW winemakers have been given a significant opportunity... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sydney's new International Convention Centre is a big win for NSW winemakersare from NSW wineries. With 200,000 bottles expected to be poured out each yea
Sydney's new International Convention Centre is a big win for NSW winemakers
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
are from NSW wineries. With 200,000 bottles expected to be poured out each year at major events, such as the International Bar Association conference and the World Chamber Congress in 2017, NSW winemakers have been given a significant opportunity... Read more
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Irish Central
Minister Flanagan in NY says no border poll after Brexitleaders. Arlene Foster, the first minister of Northern Ireland, also began a f
Minister Flanagan in NY says no border poll after Brexit
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
leaders. Arlene Foster, the first minister of Northern Ireland, also began a four-day trip to New York and Washington, D.C. on Monday to encourage new business contacts. She is due in D.C. on Wednesday to address the International Bar Associ... Read more
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