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Asian journal
Relief from removal/ deportation because notice sent to old addressproof and documentation, and represent you in court. Michael J. Gurfinkel is l
Relief from removal/ deportation because notice sent to old address
Asian journal / Posted 4 hours ago
proof and documentation, and represent you in court. Michael J. Gurfinkel is licensed, and an active member of the State Bar of California and New York. All immigration services are provided by, or under the supervision of, an active member... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING Susan Holden to Receive HCBA Professionalism Awardas a hard-working and talented trial lawyer. Since 1995 she has been certified
CORRECTING and REPLACING Susan Holden to Receive HCBA Professionalism Award
Business Wire / Posted 19 hours ago
as a hard-working and talented trial lawyer. Since 1995 she has been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association, a distinction achieved by less than one percent of women lawyers in Minnesota. She is also a member of... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Indiana students to vote in mock election this Novemberinstruction on the election process two weeks preceding a general election for
Indiana students to vote in mock election this November
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
instruction on the election process two weeks preceding a general election for all students in grades 6-12. The Indiana State Bar Association, Indiana Secretary of State and the Indiana Department of Education are sponsoring the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Indiana students to vote in mock election this Novemberinstruction on the election process two weeks preceding a general election for
Indiana students to vote in mock election this November
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
instruction on the election process two weeks preceding a general election for all students in grades 6-12. The Indiana State Bar Association, Indiana Secretary of State and the Indiana Department of Education are sponsoring the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mayor, Hansen denounce misogynist comments over council vote on arenalawyer Jason Feldman, prompted Seattle pot activist Ben Livingston to file a gr
Mayor, Hansen denounce misogynist comments over council vote on arena
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
lawyer Jason Feldman, prompted Seattle pot activist Ben Livingston to file a grievance against Feldman with the Washington State Bar Association, Livingston said. A reporter for The Stranger reached Feldman by phone Wednesday, she wrote on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Florida attorney disbarred after admitting rampant illegal drug use, phone sex with jailed clientspublic defender allegedly took while having sexually inappropriate relationship
Florida attorney disbarred after admitting rampant illegal drug use, phone sex with jailed clients
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
public defender allegedly took while having sexually inappropriate relationships with clients, an investigation by the state bar found. Linda Dawn Hadad, 43, consented to disbarment in January following a months-long investigation into her... Read more
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11 News Houston
Attorneys accuse Dallas DA's Office of withholding evidenceagainst him. Mehryari and the other lawyer on the case, former State District
Attorneys accuse Dallas DA's Office of withholding evidence
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
against him. Mehryari and the other lawyer on the case, former State District Judge John Creuzot, have requested that the state bar investigate the allegations of prosecutorial misconduct. “The whole case just reeks of prosecutorial misconduct,”... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Caton N. Hill Jr.for the Barbour County Bank and served until his retirement in 2011. Profession
Caton N. Hill Jr.
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
for the Barbour County Bank and served until his retirement in 2011. Professional memberships include the West Virginia State Bar Association, president of the 19th Judicial Circuit Bar Association, member of the board of directors of the West... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Attorneys accuse Dallas D.A. of witholding evidenceagainst him. Mehryari and the other lawyer on the case, former State District
Attorneys accuse Dallas D.A. of witholding evidence
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
against him. Mehryari and the other lawyer on the case, former State District Judge John Creuzot, have requested that the state bar investigate the allegation of prosecutorial misconduct. “The whole case just reeks of prosecutorial misconduct,”... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Senate panel supports minority judicial district studythe district. The Judicial Council that will study the issue includes 17 membe
Senate panel supports minority judicial district study
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
the district. The Judicial Council that will study the issue includes 17 members representing the judiciary, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Louisiana State Law Institute, the Legislature, the Louisiana District Attorneys Association, the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Senate panel supports minority judicial district studythe district. The Judicial Council that will study the issue includes 17 membe
Senate panel supports minority judicial district study
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
the district. The Judicial Council that will study the issue includes 17 members representing the judiciary, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Louisiana State Law Institute, the Legislature, the Louisiana District Attorneys Association, the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Associated Petroleum Industries of Michigan names new executive directorfinal passage. Langley earned his juris doctor degree in 2007 from Thomas M. C
Associated Petroleum Industries of Michigan names new executive director
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
final passage. Langley earned his juris doctor degree in 2007 from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and is a member of the State Bar of Michigan. "Enormous supplies of clean, affordable natural gas made possible by hydraulic fracturing have... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford to get sixth Circuit Court judge, once money for staff and a courtroom are foundwith the members of the nominating commission, as well as local and state legal
Harford to get sixth Circuit Court judge, once money for staff and a courtroom are found
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
with the members of the nominating commission, as well as local and state legal organizations, such as the Maryland State Bar Association, and the schedules of everyone involved must be arranged, according to Eaves. State Sen. Wayne Norman,... Read more
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Business Wire
Susan Holden to Receive MSBA Professionalism Awardas a hard-working and talented trial lawyer. Since 1995 she has been certified
Susan Holden to Receive MSBA Professionalism Award
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
as a hard-working and talented trial lawyer. Since 1995 she has been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association, a distinction achieved by less than one percent of women lawyers in Minnesota. She is also a member of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Virginia court defines cohabitationordered to pay for Cucco. "I think it's a good thing," said Joseph Condo, a lo
Virginia court defines cohabitation
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
ordered to pay for Cucco. "I think it's a good thing," said Joseph Condo, a longtime Virginia divorce lawyer and former state bar president. "You can't be a cafeteria LGBT advocate and say, 'We want the same rights in marriage, but we don't want... Read more
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Information Today
Congress Approves Federal Protection for Trade Secretsof Idaho, and his Masters in Library Science from the University of Washington.
Congress Approves Federal Protection for Trade Secrets
Information Today / Posted 3 days ago
of Idaho, and his Masters in Library Science from the University of Washington. He is a member of the American and Idaho State Bar Associations, the American Association of Law Libraries, and the American Intellectual Property Lawyers... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Distasteful Duterte: The Maid Episodeand molesting their maid: San Francisco based writer Ted Laguatan is also offi
Distasteful Duterte: The Maid Episode
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
and molesting their maid: San Francisco based writer Ted Laguatan is also officially certified by the California State Bar as an expert lawyer. Email laguatanlaw@gmail.com Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net.... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Where’s this rule on evidence been?operates already. If someone is innocent of a crime, any officer of the court s
Where’s this rule on evidence been?
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
operates already. If someone is innocent of a crime, any officer of the court should want that person exonerated.The N.C. State Bar is considering a rule recommended by the American Bar Association forcing prosecutors to turn over evidence of... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korean law schools accused of illicit admissionsthat the public could receive quality legal services at lower fees. The govern
S. Korean law schools accused of illicit admissions
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 4 days ago
that the public could receive quality legal services at lower fees. The government has yet to decide when to abolish the state bar exam. The justice ministry said it hopes to delay the abolition of the exam to 2021 from the planned 2017 but said... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
T. Max Halldegree in accounting from Lycoming College. Max received his law degree from Di
T. Max Hall
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
degree in accounting from Lycoming College. Max received his law degree from Dickinson Law School in 1959 and passed the State Bar exam. He began practicing law with McNerney, Page located in Williamsport. In 1962 he became a partner and the firm... Read more
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NJ Biz
Executive Moves: Who hired whom this weekUniversity, Robbins earned her law degree from The University of Houston Law Ce
Executive Moves: Who hired whom this week
NJ Biz / Posted 5 days ago
University, Robbins earned her law degree from The University of Houston Law Center, where she graduated cum laude. She is a member of the New Jersey and Texas State Bar Associations and is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and T... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. lawmakers clash over plan for public-sector pensionsthat without union concessions New Jersey would go bust. The debate at the Pub
N.J. lawmakers clash over plan for public-sector pensions
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
that without union concessions New Jersey would go bust. The debate at the Public Employment Conference, hosted by the state bar, was a replay of the debate in the Legislature last session and a telegraph of disagreements to come as the summer... Read more
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PR.com
America�s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Welcomes David Alexander Concha as a New MemberNoticia Community Service Award for his work with the Hispanic community. Mr. C
America�s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Welcomes David Alexander Concha as a New Member
PR.com / Posted 6 days ago
Noticia Community Service Award for his work with the Hispanic community. Mr. Concha is affiliated with the North Carolina State Bar, the South Carolina State Bar, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the Mecklenburg County Bar and... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
AG candidate Reynolds talks issuesReynolds is a graduate of Duke University and West Virginia University College
AG candidate Reynolds talks issues
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Reynolds is a graduate of Duke University and West Virginia University College of Law. He was admitted to the West Virginia State Bar in 2002. Reynolds serves on the boards of the Marshall University and Cabell Huntington Foundations and the Boys... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
3 seek family court seatby the family court to represent children involved in divorce and custody cases
3 seek family court seat
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
by the family court to represent children involved in divorce and custody cases. He is a member of the West Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Section, West Virginia University Alumni Association and Knights of Columbus. Safcsak said "A family... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Edwin O. Tilton, 100, attorney, WWII veteran1984, Mr. Tilton served as the first executive director of the United States La
Edwin O. Tilton, 100, attorney, WWII veteran
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
1984, Mr. Tilton served as the first executive director of the United States Law Firm Group. As a member of the New York State Bar Association, he served as chairman of the banking law committee and was a member of the organization’s state... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Gov. Greg Abbott Appoints Taylor County Criminal DAAttorney’s Office and is chief prosecutor of the 42nd Judicial District Court i
Gov. Greg Abbott Appoints Taylor County Criminal DA
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Attorney’s Office and is chief prosecutor of the 42nd Judicial District Court in Taylor County. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and State Bar of New Mexico and member and past director of the Abilene Bar Association. He is admitted to... Read more
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Breitbart
Peter Schweizer: Clintons Showed Corrupt Politicians How to ‘Systematically Sell Out Country for Personal Profit’he declared. “We’ve never had a situation where the spouse of America’s chief d
Peter Schweizer: Clintons Showed Corrupt Politicians How to ‘Systematically Sell Out Country for Personal Profit’
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
he declared. “We’ve never had a situation where the spouse of America’s chief diplomat, the spouse of the Secretary of State, was going around the world collecting $750,000 to give a 20-minute speech, from governments and from entities that... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Ban the Box' Goes to Collegenever completed their applications, compared with 21 percent of applicants with
'Ban the Box' Goes to College
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
never completed their applications, compared with 21 percent of applicants with no criminal history. Even the New York State Bar Association called for banning the box on the college-admissions forms in a recent report, citing the lack of... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Assistant SLC DA Can No Longer Practice Lawnewly hired assistant DAs were under "Appellate Court letters," which limits th
Assistant SLC DA Can No Longer Practice Law
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 7 days ago
newly hired assistant DAs were under "Appellate Court letters," which limits their work, while waiting for admission to the state bar. Earlier this month, Jirik served as lead prosecutor in a felony assault case, even though he hadn't yet passed... Read more
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Ventura County Star
In aftermath of Prince’s death, estate planners say get a will and a trusttheir parents — if still alive — inherit everything if the decedent has no chil
In aftermath of Prince’s death, estate planners say get a will and a trust
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
their parents — if still alive — inherit everything if the decedent has no children, spouse, or siblings. The California State Bar says not everyone needs a trust either, including those who have assets of less than $150,000. The Associated... Read more
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The Telegraph
Cong, BJP train gun on Ponzi panel headDas to step down from the office. "After that, he may express his views whateve
Cong, BJP train gun on Ponzi panel head
The Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Das to step down from the office. "After that, he may express his views whatever and wherever he wants," he said. Odisha State Bar Council chairman Manas Ranjan Mohapatra said: "The person concerned is the best to judge. I have nothing to say on... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
State Bar Of Arizona To Hold Free Legal Aid Clinic This WeekendThe State Bar will be offering free help with divorce and child support, immigr
State Bar Of Arizona To Hold Free Legal Aid Clinic This Weekend
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 7 days ago
The State Bar will be offering free help with divorce and child support, immigration, wills and trusts, and bankruptcy and foreclosure. Whether you’re dealing with a divorce, writing your will or submitting an immigration petition, legal help is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State Bar of California’s dirty linen gets airingunion. At that very moment, 416 miles to the north, the Assembly Judiciary Com
State Bar of California’s dirty linen gets airing
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
union. At that very moment, 416 miles to the north, the Assembly Judiciary Committee was delving into dysfunction in the State Bar leading up to Dunn’s dismissal as its executive director in 2014. The State Bar is a unique entity – a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Editorial, April 29: Evidence rule should be a no-brainer, right?be a no-brainer. If someone is innocent of a crime, any officer of the court sh
Editorial, April 29: Evidence rule should be a no-brainer, right?
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
be a no-brainer. If someone is innocent of a crime, any officer of the court should want that person exonerated. The N.C. State Bar is considering a rule recommended by the American Bar Association forcing prosecutors to turn over evidence of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington attorney facing five year suspension of law licensewill not be able to practice law for up to five years after an order of discipl
Wilmington attorney facing five year suspension of law license
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
will not be able to practice law for up to five years after an order of discipline issued by the the North Carolina State Bar. The NC State Bar website lists Thomas Hicks of the Hicks Law Firm as being in a suspension/wind down period in... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton RoadsHe is president of the law firm Fraim and Fiorella, P.C., which was established
Town hall with mayors of Southside Hampton Roads
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
He is president of the law firm Fraim and Fiorella, P.C., which was established in 1977. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association. A Norfolk native, Fraim’s leadership extends into many other... Read more
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Asian journal
Immigrants with criminal convictions should not leave the US or apply for citizenship without making sure it’s ‘safe’waivers or legal challenges to your conviction or removal. Michael J. Gurfinke
Immigrants with criminal convictions should not leave the US or apply for citizenship without making sure it’s ‘safe’
Asian journal / Posted 8 days ago
waivers or legal challenges to your conviction or removal. Michael J. Gurfinkel is licensed, and an active member of the State Bar of California and New York. All immigration services are provided by, or under the supervision of, an active member... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Business digest: Nicklaus Club gets new sales and marketing directorfirm >> Peter D. Brazil has joined L+G, LLP, Attorneys at Law, as an associate
Business digest: Nicklaus Club gets new sales and marketing director
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 8 days ago
firm >> Peter D. Brazil has joined L+G, LLP, Attorneys at Law, as an associate attorney. Brazil was admitted to the State Bar of California and the Monterey County Bar Association in 2004. New Hire >> Rio Grill has hired Sarah Villa as its... Read more
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Raw Story
Bundy lawyer urged militia supporters to flood government offices in act of ‘mass harassment’of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon, Oregon Public Broadcasting reports. Th
Bundy lawyer urged militia supporters to flood government offices in act of ‘mass harassment’
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon, Oregon Public Broadcasting reports. The complaints were filed with the Oregon State Bar Association against Eugene attorney Mike Arnold, who is accused of harassing government employees by urging people... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Champagne will speak at May 14 NCCC commencementAssociation. He previously served as co-counsel to the New York State Law Enfor
Champagne will speak at May 14 NCCC commencement
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
Association. He previously served as co-counsel to the New York State Law Enforcement Council, was a member of the New York State Bar Criminal Law Executive Committee and is presently a member of the Chief Judge's Advisory Committee on Criminal... Read more
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Literary Minded
Austria and Serbia – The World is Not Enough21.3%, whom he will now face in the runoff on 22 May. Griss came a close third
Austria and Serbia – The World is Not Enough
Literary Minded / Posted 9 days ago
21.3%, whom he will now face in the runoff on 22 May. Griss came a close third with 18.9%. Hofer had a plurality in every state bar Vienna. This isn’t quite as bad as it might look. Hofer is a relative moderate within the Freedom Party; although... Read more
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The Advocate
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty casesthe governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty cases
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
the governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana Supreme Court chief justice, the Louisiana State Bar Association president, Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Senate president, Louis A. Martinet... Read more
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The Advocate
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty casesthe governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty cases
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
the governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana Supreme Court chief justice, the Louisiana State Bar Association president, Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Senate president, Louis A. Martinet... Read more
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The Advocate
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty casesthe governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana
District attorneys take aim at Louisiana Public Defender Board spending on death penalty cases
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
the governor naming six of the 15 members. The rest are chosen by the Louisiana Supreme Court chief justice, the Louisiana State Bar Association president, Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Senate president, Louis A. Martinet... Read more
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NJ.com
Special judge to review N.J. drug cases after lab tech accused of faking resultsnot authorized to discuss the case publicly and requested anonymity. On Tuesda
Special judge to review N.J. drug cases after lab tech accused of faking results
NJ.com / Posted 9 days ago
not authorized to discuss the case publicly and requested anonymity. On Tuesday, New Jersey's highest court notified the state bar that Superior Court Judge Edward Jerejian in Bergen County would review conviction challenges stemming from the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bar Council of India follows suit on CJI's impassioned pleaThe Chairman of the Bar Council issued a letter today to state bar councils app
Bar Council of India follows suit on CJI's impassioned plea
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
The Chairman of the Bar Council issued a letter today to state bar councils appealing to the legal fraternity to extend co-operation to judges in disposal of casesThe Chairman of the Bar... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Ken Paxton Clarifies He's Not Being Audited - Ken Paxton Clarifies He's Not Being Audited by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune April 25 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated with Attorney General Ken Paxton's comments. Embattled Texas A...speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been investiga
Ken Paxton Clarifies He's Not Being Audited - Ken Paxton Clarifies He's Not Being Audited by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune April 25 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated with Attorney General Ken Paxton's comments. Embattled Texas A...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been investigated by — never, no bar grievances with the state bar. I get sworn into office and everything I just mentioned happened.” But in a statement released Monday evening,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Paxton Tries To Calm Tempest Over Tea Party IRS Remark - The Brief: Paxton Tries To Calm Tempest Over Tea Party IRS Remark by John Reynolds The Texas Tribune April 26 2016 The Big Conversation Remarks made by Attorney General Ken Paxton...speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been investiga
The Brief: Paxton Tries To Calm Tempest Over Tea Party IRS Remark - The Brief: Paxton Tries To Calm Tempest Over Tea Party IRS Remark by John Reynolds The Texas Tribune April 26 2016 The Big Conversation Remarks made by Attorney General Ken Paxton...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been investigated by — never, no bar grievances with the state bar. I get sworn into office and everything I just mentioned happened.” The Lone Star Project, a Democratic political... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Paxton denies report of IRS audit, accounts frozenno speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been invest
Paxton denies report of IRS audit, accounts frozen
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
no speeding ticket in my life. Never been audited by the IRS. Never been investigated by—never, no bar grievances with the state bar. I get sworn into office and everything I just mentioned happened." “The Democrats saw Ken Paxton’s speech and got... Read more
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