Egyptian Lawyer files lawsuit against Syrian singer Asala Nasri

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Dubai: Egyptian Lawyer Samir Sabry has filed a lawsuit with the Public Prosecutor against celebrated Syrian singer Asala Nasri accusing her of quoting part of a Hadith by Prophet Muhammad in her recent hit song “Rifqan”. Sabry, well known for instigating lawsuits against celebrities, told

In memory of human rights lawyer Priscilla Jana



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Renowned anti-apartheid struggle and human rights lawyer, Priscilla Jana, passed away on Saturday. 

Tributes poured in for Jana, who served as the deputy chairperson of the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC). The

Former lawyer sent to jail

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WCM Legal welcome jail sentence

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Struck-off Masterton lawyer Lindsay Boyd Gribben has been jailed for stealing just under $900,000 from clients.

Gribben, 67, pleaded guilty to nine charges of theft and fraud at the Ashburton District Court last Monday and was sentenced to prison

Immigration lawyer Richard Kurland’s world of intrigue

It’s not exactly the publicity most want these days, with polls showing nine in 10 Canadians don’t trust China’s authoritarian leaders and more than half want nothing to do with the telecom giant, Huawei.



George Furey, Richard Kurland, Victor Oh are posing for a picture: Vancouver immigration lawyer Richard Kurland has made more than 200 presentations in Ottawa, to politicians of all stripes. (Photo: Kurland receives a medal in the Canadian Senate in 2017)


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Vancouver immigration lawyer Richard Kurland has made more than 200 presentations

Rogue operation? Mattiello testifies mailer blindsided him, and his chief of staff and a State House lawyer say they can’t remember who OK’d it – News – providencejournal.com

WARWICK — House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello on Thursday recalled being incensed to learn that a mailer from a failed Republican candidate endorsing him was sent to voters just before Election Day during a tight race in 2016.

“I was angry at the mailer,” Mattiello testified. “I thought that it was

Kenyan lawyer says client abducted after court acquittal

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan lawyer said gunmen he suspects were security officials wearing black balaclavas abducted his client on Thursday shortly after he was acquitted of supporting the 2013 extremist attack on the Westgate Mall that left 67 people dead.



Liban Abdullah Omar, who was found innocent of supporting the gunmen involved in the Westgate Mall attack in Sept. 2013, gestures after the verdict was delivered in the trial at Milimani court in the capital Nairobi, Kenya Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. A Kenyan court on Wednesday found two men guilty of supporting the 2013 attack by gunmen with the Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab on Nairobi's upscale Westgate Mall that left 67 people dead, while Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi acquitted a third suspect. (AP Photo/Brian Inganga)


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Maya Wiley, Former de Blasio Lawyer, Announces Mayoral Bid

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Maya Wiley, former legal counsel to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, announced her bid to succeed him as mayor in 2021.

The 56-year-old civil rights attorney and former media commentator touted

‘Google Lawyer Karen’ Goes on Anti-Mask Tirade in Restaurant

Law school is difficult, expensive, and time-consuming, but anybody can become a Google Lawyer for free.

Just ask “Google Lawyer Karen,” the militant anti-masker whose restaurant rant originally went viral on TikTok in July when @pizzaqueeniee uploaded it and resurfaced on the r/PublicFreakout subreddit this week.

You see, Google Lawyer