Med-mal lawyer is accused of trying to extort hospital system

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A well-known medical malpractice lawyer in Baltimore has been charged with attempted extortion for allegedly seeking $25 million to keep quiet about what he

Rhea is a Bengal tigress, her lawyer says – News

Rhea Chakraborty is a ‘Bengal tigress’, her lawyer Satish Maneshinde said. “She will fight all those idiots. The shameless people who destroyed her image are lining up outside my office for my interview,” he told an Indian daily, referring to a section of people who tarnished her image. The Bollywood

Loses appeal to block subpoena, Supreme Court fight looms

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., August 19, 2020.

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A federal appeals court in Manhattan on Wednesday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to block enforcement of a grand jury subpoena

Ghislaine Maxwell hires lawyer who defended Osama bin Laden henchman

Accused Jeffrey Epstein madam Ghislaine Maxwell has hired a “super lawyer” who once represented one of Osama bin Laden’s henchmen, legal papers show.

Bobbi Sternheim filed papers Monday in New York’s Southern District Court to note that she “hereby appears as counsel for Defendant Ghislaine Maxwell” in her sex-trafficking case.

Former de Blasio lawyer Maya Wiley launches mayoral bid

Former de Blasio legal counsel Maya Wiley hit her ex-boss for his leadership failures in a new video Wednesday night announcing her 2021 mayoral bid.

The 56-year-old civil rights attorney and former MSNBC commentator — who has never held elected office — touts her outsider status in the three-minute spot.

‘This is the Ben Crump model’

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron (R) on Tuesday criticized civil rights lawyer Ben Crump for citing allegations of bias as reasoning for a special prosecutor to reopen the case surrounding Breonna Taylor’s death, with Cameron saying it was “irresponsible” for Crump “to push such narratives, such falsehoods.”



a man wearing a suit and tie standing in front of a curtain: Kentucky attorney general takes aim at lawyer for Breonna Taylor's family: 'This is the Ben Crump model'


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Sudan frees last detained artists: lawyer

An appeals court in the Sudanese capital has released the last of a group of 11 artists arrested almost two months ago and convicted for causing a “public nuisance”, their lawyer said Wednesday.

Othman al-Basri told AFP that the last six members of the group, who were sentenced on September

Flynn Case Takes New Twist With McCabe Claim of Distorted Notes

(Bloomberg) — The tangled prosecution of Michael Flynn took more twists Wednesday with the former national security adviser’s lawyer demanding the judge overseeing the case step down and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe claiming his personal notes from the agency are being distorted.

The case has veered from Flynn’s

Lawyer calls for judge’s recusal from Flynn’s criminal case

The lawyer for former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday issued a motion for the judge presiding over Flynn’s criminal case to recuse himself.

Sidney Powell argued that Judge Emmet Sullivan has a bias against the former Trump administration official that risks “undermining the public’s confidence in the judicial

Russell County, AL media leader Roy Greene dies at 99

One of many accomplishments for which Roy Greene will be remembered is giving Phenix City and Russell County, Ala., their own media services in an area otherwise dominated by news and entertainment from larger cities such as Columbus, Opelika and Montgomery.

The World War II veteran, attorney and entrepreneur died

Central Kitsap athletic director Baxter hires lawyer over job status

A law firm representing Central Kitsap High School athletic director Bill Baxter sent a letter last week to Central Kitsap School District threatening potential litigation over how the district handled his change in employment status.



a man standing on a baseball field: Central Kitsap High School athletic director Bill Baxter recently hired a lawyer and is seeking a settlement with Central Kitsap School District regarding his status as a furloughed employee.


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Central Kitsap High School athletic director Bill Baxter recently hired a lawyer