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Asian journal
H-1B Visa 101SINCE it is practically “H-1B season” once again, this is an appropriate time t
H-1B Visa 101
Asian journal / Posted 8 hours ago
SINCE it is practically “H-1B season” once again, this is an appropriate time to discuss the H-1B visa applications. The USCIS will start accepting new H-1B quota- based applications on April 1, 2016 for the fiscal year 2017. For these applications,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tri-County Jail population below capacity | Mechanicsburg NewsFor the first time in years, the Tri-County Regional Jail’s average daily popul
Tri-County Jail population below capacity | Mechanicsburg News
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
For the first time in years, the Tri-County Regional Jail’s average daily population in 2015 was below its state approved capacity. The jail averaged 149 inmates per day last year — 116 males and 33 females. The jail population has been dropping... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Attorney John Nuchereno dies; handled some of region’s toughest casesWhen truly horrific crimes occurred in Western New York, the people who committ
Attorney John Nuchereno dies; handled some of region’s toughest cases
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 hours ago
When truly horrific crimes occurred in Western New York, the people who committed them often turned to John R. Nuchereno for help. The people he represented included John Justice, the Kenmore honor student who killed his family and a neighbor in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Candidate calls himself a lawyer but not an attorney | News & Observer February 5, 2016 3:34 PM Ronald Newton, a candidate for
Candidate calls himself a lawyer but not an attorney
The News & Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 3:34 PM Ronald Newton, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, represents... Read more
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International Business Times
US burglars allegedly used caller ID spoofing app to impersonate police and lure couple from their home Two men in Missouri, US are facing multiple felony charges for allegedly using
US burglars allegedly used caller ID spoofing app to impersonate police and lure couple from their home
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Two men in Missouri, US are facing multiple felony charges for allegedly using a caller ID-spoofing app to impersonate police officers in order to trick homeowners into leaving their property so they could burgle it. James J Woolsey, 25, and Lenny J... Read more
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The Smoking Gun
Nifong: The Dog Ate My Law LicenseAUGUST 15--In a pathetic end to the Mike Nifong saga, the disgraced North Carol
Nifong: The Dog Ate My Law License
The Smoking Gun / Posted yesterday
AUGUST 15--In a pathetic end to the Mike Nifong saga, the disgraced North Carolina prosecutor who handled the Duke rape investigation has turned in his law license, noting that he never framed or displayed the document because it had been damaged 'by... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
StateLawyers for Charles Sebesta, the ex-prosecutor who secured the wrongful death s
State
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Lawyers for Charles Sebesta, the ex-prosecutor who secured the wrongful death sentence of Anthony Graves, told a panel of the Bar of Texas on Friday that he should not be disbarred based on technicalities in the rules that govern lawyer... Read more
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The Hill
Most are democratic socialists; just don’t know itIf they took the time to watch Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I-Vt.) landmark Georgetow
Most are democratic socialists; just don’t know it
The Hill / Posted yesterday
If they took the time to watch Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I-Vt.) landmark Georgetown University Address, most Americans would come to understand that they too are democratic socialists. The form of democratic socialism to which Sanders subscribes is as... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
How a deal was reached in the city’s most controversial domestic violence caseA Channel 4 I-Team investigation shows that the Davidson County District Attorn
How a deal was reached in the city’s most controversial domestic violence case
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
A Channel 4 I-Team investigation shows that the Davidson County District Attorney’s Office made a secret deal with David Chase in his controversial domestic violence case, but the public was never alerted to the agreement. While District Attorney... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Pleading the fifth: five notorious times people refused to give answersMartin Shkreli, former pharmaceutical executive, invoked his fifth amendment ri
Pleading the fifth: five notorious times people refused to give answers
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Martin Shkreli, former pharmaceutical executive, invoked his fifth amendment right against self-incrimination on Thursday and refused to answer questions before a House of Representatives committee about why he raised the price of lifesaving drugs by... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Jim Greenlee appointed to courtGov. Phil Bryant has appointed Jim M. Greenlee to the Mississippi Court of Appe
Jim Greenlee appointed to court
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed Jim M. Greenlee to the Mississippi Court of Appeals. Greenlee replaces James D. Maxwell, who Bryant recently appointed to the Mississippi Supreme Court. Greenlee will represent Northeast Mississippi’s District... Read more
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MLive.com
Bills would stop animal abusers from adopting at Michigan sheltersLANSING, MI — A pair of bills approved by the Michigan Senate would, together w
Bills would stop animal abusers from adopting at Michigan shelters
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING, MI — A pair of bills approved by the Michigan Senate would, together with companion bills pending in the House, create a system aimed at preventing past animal abusers from adopting from any animal shelter in the state. The legislation... Read more
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Asian journal
A new family petition could be faster than waiting for your pending employment caseDEAR Atty. Gurfinkel: I received my green card through my employer’s petition,
A new family petition could be faster than waiting for your pending employment case
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
DEAR Atty. Gurfinkel: I received my green card through my employer’s petition, but the priority date on my petition retrogressed (went backwards) before I was able to bring my family from the Philippines. I have now been waiting several years, and... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Business digest: Village Project to hold open houseAn open house will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 12 at The Village Project, In
Business digest: Village Project to hold open house
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 2 days ago
An open house will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 12 at The Village Project, Inc., 1069 Broadway Ave., Suites 200-201, Seaside. A short program will be held at noon with Assemblyperson Mark Stone and Monterey County Supervisor Jane Parker, who was... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Anonymous letter sent to judge accuses DA of perjuryAn anonymous letter sent to the judge who granted a new murder trial accuses Nu
Anonymous letter sent to judge accuses DA of perjury
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
An anonymous letter sent to the judge who granted a new murder trial accuses Nueces County District Attorney Mark Skurka of perjury. The 3-page handwritten letter mailed to 28th District Judge Nanette Hasette also accuses Skurka and First Assistant... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
City fills several key positionsAMARILLO, TX – The City of Amarillo is getting closer to filling vacant positio
City fills several key positions
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
AMARILLO, TX – The City of Amarillo is getting closer to filling vacant positions as well as new ones created in support of the City’s commitment to development services. At Tuesday’s City Council meeting, Interim City Manager Terry Childers... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Indicted house speaker asks for dismissal of ethics chargesMONTGOMERY, Ala. — Indicted House Speaker Mike Hubbard on Tuesday asked a judge
Indicted house speaker asks for dismissal of ethics charges
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Indicted House Speaker Mike Hubbard on Tuesday asked a judge to dismiss ethics charges against him after a campaign consultant said a state prosecutor gave him information about the investigation and he used those details to try to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bloody scene described as North Hills murder trial opens | News & Observer Footage from the Mexican authorities depicts the raid in Lo
Bloody scene described as North Hills murder trial opens
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
| News & Observer Footage from the Mexican authorities depicts the raid in Los Mochis in Sinaloa state, Mexico, that led to the re-capture of with the world's most-wanted drug boss, Joaquin... Read more
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Daily Mail
New Jersey lawyer who 'fondled undercover agent's breast' found deadNew Jersey lawyer accused of asking clients for sexual favors and fondling an u
New Jersey lawyer who 'fondled undercover agent's breast' found dead
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
New Jersey lawyer accused of asking clients for sexual favors and fondling an undercover agent's breast is found dead after apparent suicide Richard Schubach, 58, was found dead four days after his arrest Friday The lawyer accused of criminal... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bar dismisses grievance against lawyer who worked on Racial Justice Act cases | News & Observer February 2, 2016 6:01 PM Cassandra Stubbs cleared in unu
Bar dismisses grievance against lawyer who worked on Racial Justice Act cases
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
| News & Observer February 2, 2016 6:01 PM Cassandra Stubbs cleared in unusual case Bar... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Appointed judge will run for seatDivision I Superior Court Judge Bryan Chambers announced Wednesday that he has
Appointed judge will run for seat
Payson Roundup / Posted 3 days ago
Division I Superior Court Judge Bryan Chambers announced Wednesday that he has taken out nomination petitions to keep his seat on the Gila County Superior Court bench. Chambers, a Republican, is seeking signatures from voters to get his name on the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Chico businessman Joe Montes to run against LaMalfaA Chico businessman whose experience includes serving as a veteran and administ
Chico businessman Joe Montes to run against LaMalfa
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
A Chico businessman whose experience includes serving as a veteran and administrative law judge, is running for Congress. In an exclusive interview with the Chico Enterpise-Record on Monday, Joe Montes declared he is seeking to represent... Read more
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Orange County Register
Correa, Dunn lead pack in fundraising for Sanchez's House seatThe battle for the congressional seat being vacated by Loretta Sanchez is firmi
Correa, Dunn lead pack in fundraising for Sanchez's House seat
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
The battle for the congressional seat being vacated by Loretta Sanchez is firming up as a faceoff between two longtime O.C. Democrats: Lou Correa and Joe Dunn. Correa and Dunn far eclipsed the other hopefuls when it came to raising cold, hard cash,... Read more
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The Washington Times
ORRIN HATCH: Jeb Bush right on judgesDo you think Obamacare is an important campaign issue? What about religious lib
ORRIN HATCH: Jeb Bush right on judges
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
Do you think Obamacare is an important campaign issue? What about religious liberty? Abortion? Regulatory overreach? Many of the candidates vying for the Republican nomination certainly do, and many have outlined their approaches to these issues. But... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Business Entities -- Not Just For Businesses AnymorePosted Monday, February 1, 2016, at 4:32 PM Most people are familiar with corp
Business Entities -- Not Just For Businesses Anymore
Greene County Daily World / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Monday, February 1, 2016, at 4:32 PM Most people are familiar with corporations. Some people may have encountered a business entity that has existed in Indiana since 1993 called a limited... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Judge grants new trial in murder casePerhaps our current district attorney feels that his crime prevention method is
Judge grants new trial in murder case
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Perhaps our current district attorney feels that his crime prevention method is to scare the population into obeying the law by making these heinous and unfair actions in court cases such as this woman, Hannah Overton and only God knows how many... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Putnam County Savings Bank Names New Senior Vice-PresidentYORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Cliff Weber has joined PCBS in Yorktown Heights as se
Putnam County Savings Bank Names New Senior Vice-President
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 5 days ago
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Cliff Weber has joined PCBS in Yorktown Heights as senior vice president, general counsel, and chief risk officer. PCBS also recently changed its name from Putnam County Savings Bank. PCBS bank recently moved into a new... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg City Councilwoman Rosalyn Henderson Myers continues legacy of serviceHer desire to serve others has continued as an adult, through her work as manag
Spartanburg City Councilwoman Rosalyn Henderson Myers continues legacy of service
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Her desire to serve others has continued as an adult, through her work as managing attorney at Cheeks & Henderson LLC and her 20 years on nonprofit boards, national and state bar associations and chambers of commerce. Myers, 58,�received another... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State bar to study judges' impartialityThe Arkansas Bar Association voted Friday to study in depth how to maintain the
State bar to study judges' impartiality
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The Arkansas Bar Association voted Friday to study in depth how to maintain the independence and impartiality of state court judges, citing a series of news articles about campaign contributions and state Supreme Court decisions published this week... Read more
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Asian journal
It could be possible to retain and transfer your old employment-based priority dateIF, years ago, you were petitioned by an employer, and that employer’s petition
It could be possible to retain and transfer your old employment-based priority date
Asian journal / Posted 7 days ago
IF, years ago, you were petitioned by an employer, and that employer’s petition (Form I -140) was approved, but you never received a green card from that case, a new employer could petition you, and you could possibly have the old priority date... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Attorney Stephen Diaco permanently disbarred for role in DUI setupStephen Diaco, one of three lawyers accused of setting up a rival’s DUI arrest,
Attorney Stephen Diaco permanently disbarred for role in DUI setup
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Stephen Diaco, one of three lawyers accused of setting up a rival’s DUI arrest, was permanently disbarred Thursday by the Florida Supreme Court. The disbarment means Diaco, who has practiced law in the state for more than 20 years, may never again... Read more
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The Maui News
IRS offers tips for picking tax preparerThe IRS emphasized that the taxpayer ultimately is responsible for the return,
IRS offers tips for picking tax preparer
The Maui News / Posted 8 days ago
The IRS emphasized that the taxpayer ultimately is responsible for the return, no matter who prepares it. The federal tax collection agency offered 10 tips for selecting a tax preparer: * Check the preparer's qualifications. Use the "IRS Directory... Read more
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Asian journal
It could be possible to retain and transfer your old employment-based priority dateIF, years ago, you were petitioned by an employer, and that employer’s petition
It could be possible to retain and transfer your old employment-based priority date
Asian journal / Posted 9 days ago
IF, years ago, you were petitioned by an employer, and that employer’s petition (Form I -140) was approved, but you never received a green card from that case, a new employer could petition you, and you could possibly have the old priority date... Read more
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Business Wire
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Names New Chief Program OfficerFor more than a decade, Lee has helped to shape conservation efforts for the fo
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Names New Chief Program Officer
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
For more than a decade, Lee has helped to shape conservation efforts for the foundation. She led the Wild Salmon Ecosystems Initiative and helped to launch new efforts designed to address the impact of food production on the environment. In addition,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY constitutional convention vote planned in 2017 discussedALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York voters won't get to weigh in on a state constituti
NY constitutional convention vote planned in 2017 discussed
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York voters won't get to weigh in on a state constitutional convention until 2017, but it's already a topic of discussion. The New York State Bar Association is hosting a panel on the impact a state constitutional convention... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY constitutional convention vote planned in 2017 discussedALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York voters won't get to weigh in on a state constituti
NY constitutional convention vote planned in 2017 discussed
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York voters won't get to weigh in on a state constitutional convention until 2017, but it's already a topic of discussion. The New York State Bar Association is hosting a panel on the impact a state constitutional convention... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Heather Yakin: Some words of precaution, some of congratulationsIn mid-January, parents in Liberty were greeted with the news that there was a
Heather Yakin: Some words of precaution, some of congratulations
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 10 days ago
In mid-January, parents in Liberty were greeted with the news that there was a probable case of pertussis at the high school.This week, Goshen parents learned a student at Scotchtown Elementary had been treated for a confirmed case of the illness,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Hot Jobs: Jan. 26, 2016This week's Hot Jobs report is courtesy of Workforce Solutions of the Coastal B
Hot Jobs: Jan. 26, 2016
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 10 days ago
This week's Hot Jobs report is courtesy of Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend. Location Corpus Christi, Texas Job Number 7079938 Title Maintenance Mechanic Salary $24.27 - $31.69 Hour +Benefits Qualifications Three (3) years prior... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JOHN BRUMMETT: The case for merit selectionThree distinct and essential issues arise from this newspaper's admirably repor
JOHN BRUMMETT: The case for merit selection
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Three distinct and essential issues arise from this newspaper's admirably reported front-page series the last few days. The articles have focused on class-action law firms lathering big campaign donations on our Supreme Court justices and winning... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The case for merit selectionThree distinct and essential issues arise from this newspaper's admirably repor
The case for merit selection
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Three distinct and essential issues arise from this newspaper's admirably reported front-page series the last few days. The articles have focused on class-action law firms lathering big campaign donations on our Supreme Court justices and winning... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Non-Traditional Households Require Special PlanningPosted Monday, January 25, 2016, at 8:44 PM A report published by the U.S. Cen
Non-Traditional Households Require Special Planning
Greene County Daily World / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Monday, January 25, 2016, at 8:44 PM A report published by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2009, showed that more than 60% of Americans had been married at least once by age 30 and at least 10% of... Read more
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Asian journal
Supreme Court to hear and review the expanded DACA and DAPA caseON 1/19/2016, the US Supreme Court granted the writ of certiorari filed by the
Supreme Court to hear and review the expanded DACA and DAPA case
Asian journal / Posted 12 days ago
ON 1/19/2016, the US Supreme Court granted the writ of certiorari filed by the Obama Administration in the case United States, et al. v Texas. This means that the Supreme Court, in its discretion, has decided to review this particular case. (The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Lawyer fights for the gig economy's little guyShannon Liss-Riordan made a name for herself defending workers against FedEx, A
Lawyer fights for the gig economy's little guy
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
Shannon Liss-Riordan made a name for herself defending workers against FedEx, American Airlines and Starbucks in wage and hour lawsuits. If you're an executive and she's knocking at your door, it means your company has been accused of doing... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Marshall's Smith to run for State Bar president-electMarshall's own, Attorney Michael C. Smith, has been tapped as one of two candid
Marshall's Smith to run for State Bar president-elect
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 13 days ago
Marshall's own, Attorney Michael C. Smith, has been tapped as one of two candidates to be the next president-elect to lead the state's largest bar association, the State Bar of Texas announced Friday. "I am very honored to have been selected by the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Red Bluff man details path to innocenceLarry Pohlschneider served 15 years behind bars at Corcoran State Prison for a
Red Bluff man details path to innocence
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
Larry Pohlschneider served 15 years behind bars at Corcoran State Prison for a crime he did not commit. But thanks to the Northern California Innocence Project, he's a free man. On Saturday afternoon, the 48-year-old Red Bluff man was at Pilgrim... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Recalling MOV losses from 2015Among those, in alphabetical order: Dr. Loretto Auvil, a long-time practitione
Recalling MOV losses from 2015
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Among those, in alphabetical order: Dr. Loretto Auvil, a long-time practitioner in Parkersburg, died on June 18 from pancreatic cancer. She was 83. She and her husband, Dr. Donald "D.K." Auvil, moved their practice to Parkersburg in 1960. He died... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Concord attorney swindled blind client of $430,000 inheritanceCONCORD -- On Oct. 27, 2008, Janet Stites' mother died and left her an inherita
Concord attorney swindled blind client of $430,000 inheritance
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
CONCORD -- On Oct. 27, 2008, Janet Stites' mother died and left her an inheritance of more than $400,000. Stites, who is blind, hired an attorney, but on the advice of her friend Richard Stickney, she fired that attorney and hired 56-year-old... Read more
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The Daily Review
Concord attorney swindled blind client of $430,000 inheritanceCONCORD -- On Oct. 27, 2008, Janet Stites' mother died and left her an inherita
Concord attorney swindled blind client of $430,000 inheritance
The Daily Review / Posted 14 days ago
CONCORD -- On Oct. 27, 2008, Janet Stites' mother died and left her an inheritance of more than $400,000. Stites, who is blind, hired an attorney, but on the advice of her friend Richard Stickney, she fired that attorney and hired 56-year-old... Read more
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Newswise
OBGYN Expert from Houston Methodist is available for interviews regarding the Zika Virus Available for logged-in reporters only Stephen Hilgers, MD, JD, CFCMC is ava
OBGYN Expert from Houston Methodist is available for interviews regarding the Zika Virus
Newswise / Posted 14 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Stephen Hilgers, MD, JD, CFCMC is available for interviews regarding the Zika virus and what it does to pregnancy. Dr.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Edward CampbellYou'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNewsAB 1959 and JD 1963, Univ
Author's Page for Edward Campbell
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNewsAB 1959 and JD 1963, University of Missouri, Columbia. 50 years active member of Washington State Bar Association, mostly civil and commercial office, trial and appellate practice and Superior... Read more
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