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AllAfrica.com
11th Judicial Circuit Slates 21 Cases for February TermThe 11th Judicial Circuit Court in Tubmanburg, Bomi County has a total of 21 ca
11th Judicial Circuit Slates 21 Cases for February Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 56 minutes ago
The 11th Judicial Circuit Court in Tubmanburg, Bomi County has a total of 21 cases on its docket for trial during its February, 2016 Term of Court. This was disclosed by the Circuit Court Judge Koiboi Nuta in an address to judges, lawyers and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Migrants’ interest in voting risesAnti-immigrant rhetoric by some presidential contenders may be having an effect
Migrants’ interest in voting rises
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 hours ago
Anti-immigrant rhetoric by some presidential contenders may be having an effect not unforeseen by some Latino organizations — a renewed interest by immigrants in naturalization. For the first time in recent years, the Mexican Consulate in Dallas... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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The Young Witness
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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Western Advocate
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NDA Cadets, the Military and Citizen SundayIt is obvious that these brazen brutalities continue to happen because, clearly
NDA Cadets, the Military and Citizen Sunday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
It is obvious that these brazen brutalities continue to happen because, clearly, there are no sanctions. Officers and men of the military sustained by the tax paid by the toiling masses will practically murder harmless citizens every so often, and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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The Border Mail
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal lifeThis week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her
ICAC chief Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
This week it became clearer than ever that Megan Latham is in the fight of her legal life, pitted against two other high-profile members of the legal fraternity in New South Wales. Not everyone will walk away unscathed. Despite her inscrutable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA Condemns Criticisms of Supreme Court Over Rulings On ElectionsBy Ibe Uwaleke, Godwin Dunia, Alifa Daniel, Bridget Onochie and Oludare Ricards
NBA Condemns Criticisms of Supreme Court Over Rulings On Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
By Ibe Uwaleke, Godwin Dunia, Alifa Daniel, Bridget Onochie and Oludare Ricards Lagos and Abuja — From the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) came the defence of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed, yesterday against criticisms... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmer Bags 21 Years for Printing Fake Naira NotesLagos — Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday sente
Farmer Bags 21 Years for Printing Fake Naira Notes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Lagos — Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday sentenced a poultry farmer, James Onwuso, to 21 years in prison for printing and being in possession of counterfeit naira notes. The judge found him guilty on a three-count... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Man who served 39 years for crime he didn't commit speaks to UH law studentsA man who served 39 years behind bars for a murder he didn't commit spoke to la
Man who served 39 years for crime he didn't commit speaks to UH law students
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 hours ago
A man who served 39 years behind bars for a murder he didn't commit spoke to law students at the University of Hawaii about his time on death row and his wrongful conviction. Ricky Jackson was just 18 years old when he was sentenced to death in 1975... Read more
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Business Spectator
Why female leaders thrive in family businessesThere’s more evidence to show women are assuming important leadership positions
Why female leaders thrive in family businesses
Business Spectator / Posted 13 hours ago
There’s more evidence to show women are assuming important leadership positions for family businesses all around the world. It’s a welcome development, and another sign that family business continues to be a wonderful engine for social change. A... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Around townThe Muskingum Township Trustees will hold a special meeting on Wednesday for th
Around town
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 hours ago
The Muskingum Township Trustees will hold a special meeting on Wednesday for the purpose of appointments to the zoning board and to discuss the zoning permit fees. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Muskingum Township Town Hall, 26 Townhall... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why female leaders thrive in family businessesWhen it comes to gender diversity in leadership, family businesses are leading
Why female leaders thrive in family businesses
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
When it comes to gender diversity in leadership, family businesses are leading the way. There’s more evidence to show women are assuming important leadership positions for family businesses all around the world. It’s a welcome development, and... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Gwen Ifill And Judy Woodruff Make History As First All-Female Duo To Moderate Presidential DebateIn a Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinto
Gwen Ifill And Judy Woodruff Make History As First All-Female Duo To Moderate Presidential Debate
The Huffington Post / Posted 16 hours ago
In a Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to the American Bar Association Annual Meeting Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, in San Francisco. Clinton spoke about maintaining the Voting Rights Act and received a medal... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon Bar considers controversial overhaul of disciplinary rulesOne of the most ambitious and controversial disciplinary cases in the history o
Oregon Bar considers controversial overhaul of disciplinary rules
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 hours ago
One of the most ambitious and controversial disciplinary cases in the history of the Oregon State Bar concluded a year ago when the state Supreme Court exonerated high-powered corporate attorneys Barnes Ellis and Lois Rosenbaum of ethical... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Local State Court judge announces re-election bid - Cherokee County State Court Judge Michelle Homier has announced she will seek re-election for a second term. The non-partisan primary election will be held May 24. Homier was first elected to ser...Cherokee County State Court Judge Michelle Homier has announced she will seek r
Local State Court judge announces re-election bid - Cherokee County State Court Judge Michelle Homier has announced she will seek re-election for a second term. The non-partisan primary election will be held May 24. Homier was first elected to ser...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
Cherokee County State Court Judge Michelle Homier has announced she will seek re-election for a second term. The non-partisan primary election will be held May 24. Homier was first elected to serve as a State Court judge after defeating Canton... Read more
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Al.com
Obama nominates judge Abdul Kallon for U.S. 11th Circuit Court of AppealsIf he wins U.S. Senate confirmation Kallon would become the first African Ameri
Obama nominates judge Abdul Kallon for U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Al.com / Posted 20 hours ago
If he wins U.S. Senate confirmation Kallon would become the first African American from Alabama to serve on that appeals court. "Judge Kallon has a long and impressive record of service and a history of handing down fair and judicious decisions,"... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Appointment of Queen’s Counsel in 201612 February 2016 Media Statement The Attorney-General announced today that an a
Appointment of Queen’s Counsel in 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 hours ago
12 February 2016 Media Statement The Attorney-General announced today that an appointment round for Queen’s Counsel will take place in 2016. Appointments of Queen’s Counsel are made by the Governor-General on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gov. Baker has a ‘rare, historic’ chance to reshape the state’s courtsOver eight years in office, Gov. Deval Patrick got the opportunity to nominate
Gov. Baker has a ‘rare, historic’ chance to reshape the state’s courts
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Over eight years in office, Gov. Deval Patrick got the opportunity to nominate five justices to the Supreme Judicial Court. Now, just one year into Gov. Charlie Baker’s term, he faces the challenge—and opportunity—of nominating five judges by next... Read more
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Newsmax
Texas Attorney General Faces Ethics Probe over Gay MarriageThe State Bar of Texas ordered its Board of Disciplinary Appeals this week top
Texas Attorney General Faces Ethics Probe over Gay Marriage
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
The State Bar of Texas ordered its Board of Disciplinary Appeals this week top look into Paxton, his office and Houston attorney Eddie Rodriguez said on Thursday. If Paxton is found to have an ethics violation, he could be disbarred, which means he... Read more
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U TV
Resolution reached in legal aid disputeThe dispute had stalled around 800 cases waiting to go to the Crown Court. Bar
Resolution reached in legal aid dispute
U TV / Posted yesterday
The dispute had stalled around 800 cases waiting to go to the Crown Court. Barristers began to withdraw from cases last year in protest at the reduced payments within Justice Minister David Ford's reforms. Some solicitors' firms also joined in the... Read more
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Raw Story
Texas attorney general could be disbarred for telling clerks to violate US ConstitutionTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is being probed for ethics violations for tel
Texas attorney general could be disbarred for telling clerks to violate US Constitution
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is being probed for ethics violations for telling county clerks that they could deny marriage licenses to same sex-couples, another potential setback for the state’s top lawyer, who is already facing felony... Read more
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The Times Leader
Bar Association talks legal accessJohn D. Holschuh Jr., OSBA president statewide, visited and spoke about the ini
Bar Association talks legal access
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
John D. Holschuh Jr., OSBA president statewide, visited and spoke about the initiative and its intended results. "Access to Justice deals with the provision of legal services in civil cases for those who cannot afford it," he said, adding that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA Condemns Critics of JudiciaryThe President, Nigerian Bar Association Augustine Alegeh (SAN) yesterday condem
NBA Condemns Critics of Judiciary
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The President, Nigerian Bar Association Augustine Alegeh (SAN) yesterday condemned those disparaging the image of the Judiciary saying, the act is a deliberate attempt to tarnish the image of Judges and the judiciary. Speaking during the valedictory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFCC Boss Slams 'Some' Lawyers for Supporting Corrupt PeopleThe Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Mag
EFCC Boss Slams 'Some' Lawyers for Supporting Corrupt People
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu has called on the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) to adhere to best ethical practices in supporting the commission's anti-corruption crusade. Magu who said this in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Lawyers Frustrating War Against Corruption - MaguBy George Agba, Kunle Olasanmi and Muazu Elazeh The chairman of the Economic a
Top Lawyers Frustrating War Against Corruption - Magu
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By George Agba, Kunle Olasanmi and Muazu Elazeh The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, yesterday passed a damning verdict on members of the inner bar as he accused prominent lawyers of frustrating the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA Tackles Buhari, Accuses President of Plot to Intimidate JudiciaryThe Nigerian Bar Association has condemned in strong terms the recent criticism
NBA Tackles Buhari, Accuses President of Plot to Intimidate Judiciary
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Nigerian Bar Association has condemned in strong terms the recent criticism of the judiciary in the fight against corruption. Speaking at the valedictory session organised in honour of a retiring Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Mohammed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Lawyers Are Acting As Technical Advisers to Criminals - EFCC's MaguThe Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibra
How Lawyers Are Acting As Technical Advisers to Criminals - EFCC's Magu
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, on Wednesday charged members of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, to join hands with the commission to stamp out corruption in the country. Speaking when... Read more
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New Kerala
Prohibitory orders around Lucknow court after lawyers rampageLucknow, Feb 11 : Prohibitory orders have been clamped in and around the High C
Prohibitory orders around Lucknow court after lawyers rampage
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Lucknow, Feb 11 : Prohibitory orders have been clamped in and around the High Court premises here after violent protests by lawyers, which left over 40 people injured, officials said on Thursday. "As a matter of abundant caution, section 144 has... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Proposal calling for elected judges in Hawaii faces criticismA coalition of lawyers, judges and civil rights advocates came out in force Wed
Proposal calling for elected judges in Hawaii faces criticism
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
A coalition of lawyers, judges and civil rights advocates came out in force Wednesday to try to shoot down a proposal to join 22 other states and allow Hawaii voters to elect judges. State lawmakers are considering a bill that clears the way for a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Judges appoint new court commissionerPORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Superior Court judges announced Wednesday that they selec
Judges appoint new court commissioner
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Superior Court judges announced Wednesday that they selected Port Orchard attorney Michelle Adams to replace Thurman Lowans as the court commissioner. Lowans, who has served as the county's court commissioner since 1994,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Retirements mean Baker will reshape high courtFernande R.V. Duffly on Wednesday became the third justice in a week to announc
Retirements mean Baker will reshape high court
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Fernande R.V. Duffly on Wednesday became the third justice in a week to announce an impending retirement from the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, giving Governor Charlie Baker an unusual chance to quickly put his stamp on one of the most... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Senate passes bill to hit North Korea with harsher sanctions The Senate is considering hitting North Korea with more stringent sanctions i
Senate passes bill to hit North Korea with harsher sanctions
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
The Senate is considering hitting North Korea with more stringent sanctions in the wake of Pyongyang's satellite launch and... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NY trial over gallery's fake paintings ends with settlementTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drive
NY trial over gallery's fake paintings ends with settlement
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
THP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snow A driver had to be cut out of their vehicle after a crash in Ashland City. (WSMV) The total number of accidents shows that Midstate roads are still... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Justice Department files civil rights suit against Ferguson The Department of Justice has filed a civil rights suit against the city of F
Justice Department files civil rights suit against Ferguson
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
The Department of Justice has filed a civil rights suit against the city of Ferguson, MO, after the city council voted to revise... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Browns linebacker Armonty Bryant indicted on drug chargesTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drive
Browns linebacker Armonty Bryant indicted on drug charges
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
THP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snow A driver had to be cut out of their vehicle after a crash in Ashland City. (WSMV) The total number of accidents shows that Midstate roads are still... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Police looking to question man in Tabitha Tuders caseTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drive
Police looking to question man in Tabitha Tuders case
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
THP shares common mistakes drivers make in snowTHP shares common mistakes drivers make in snow A driver had to be cut out of their vehicle after a crash in Ashland City. (WSMV) The total number of accidents shows that Midstate roads are still... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Crews monitoring roads as more snow expected overnight With more snow possible Wednesday night, Tennessee Department of Transportati
Crews monitoring roads as more snow expected overnight
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
With more snow possible Wednesday night, Tennessee Department of Transportation and Metro Public Works officials said they are trying to... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Women to be honored at Nashville Rescue Mission luncheon, concertCrews monitoring roads as more snow expected overnightCrews monitoring roads as
Women to be honored at Nashville Rescue Mission luncheon, concert
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
Crews monitoring roads as more snow expected overnightCrews monitoring roads as more snow expected overnight With more snow possible Wednesday night, Tennessee Department of Transportation and Metro Public Works officials said they are trying to... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NJ Gov. Chris Christie suspends presidential campaign Christie finished 10th in the Republican field in Iowa, with 2 percent of the
NJ Gov. Chris Christie suspends presidential campaign
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
Christie finished 10th in the Republican field in Iowa, with 2 percent of the vote, and followed it up with a disappointing sixth place finish... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Obama recalls his first lessons in politics and humilityUtah becomes latest place to debate ending tax on tamponsUtah becomes latest pl
Obama recalls his first lessons in politics and humility
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
Utah becomes latest place to debate ending tax on tamponsUtah becomes latest place to debate ending tax on tampons Debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Jack Daniel's distillery to undergo $140M expansion Gov. Bill Haslam announced Wednesday that the company will be building two ne
Jack Daniel's distillery to undergo $140M expansion
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Bill Haslam announced Wednesday that the company will be building two new barrelhouses and expand its existing bottling facility. Gov. Bill... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
3rd Supreme Judicial Court justice retiring; Baker appointing special panelFrom left to right: Justices Robert Cordy, Fernande Duffly, and Francis Spina a
3rd Supreme Judicial Court justice retiring; Baker appointing special panel
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
From left to right: Justices Robert Cordy, Fernande Duffly, and Francis Spina are all planning to retire. State House News Service photo BOSTON (State House News Service) – Setting the stage for significant turnover on the state’s highest court,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Clarksville PD: Man walked around naked, tried breaking into homesSome of the Midstate could see more snow tonightSome of the Midstate could see
Clarksville PD: Man walked around naked, tried breaking into homes
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
Some of the Midstate could see more snow tonightSome of the Midstate could see more snow tonight Areas of light snow and snow showers will return from the northwest during the evening and some spots may pick up an additional dusting overnight. More... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Adele holds tour warm-up in LASome of the Midstate could see more snow tonightSome of the Midstate could see
Adele holds tour warm-up in LA
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
Some of the Midstate could see more snow tonightSome of the Midstate could see more snow tonight Areas of light snow and snow showers will return from the northwest during the evening and some spots may pick up an additional dusting overnight. More... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
3rd Massachusetts justice in 1 week announces retirementBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court justice Fernande Duffly said
3rd Massachusetts justice in 1 week announces retirement
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court justice Fernande Duffly said Wednesday she would retire in July, making her the third member of the state’s highest court in the last week to announce plans to leave the bench. Duffly, 66, is four... Read more
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Boston Herald
Third SJC justice announces she will step down this yearA third Supreme Judicial Court justice in the matter of weeks announced her ret
Third SJC justice announces she will step down this year
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A third Supreme Judicial Court justice in the matter of weeks announced her retirement today, further clearing the seven-member bench and allowing Gov. Charlie Baker to reshape the state’s highest court. Justice Fernande R.V. Duffly, who was... Read more
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