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Harris takes issue with lawyer, judge in civil lawsuit
Texarkana, Ark., Ward 2 Director Laney Harris is asking that the lawyer representing two RailFest volunteers Harris is suing for defamation be sanctioned and Harris isn't happy with the state supreme court's choice of judge to preside over the case ...
State Bar: Attorney suspended; possibly unjustified lawsuits being investigated
Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version of this story included an incorrect photo of Peter Strojnik. Strojnik's son, Peter Kristofer Strojnik, is an attorney in active standing with the State Bar. An Arizona attorney was suspended in June by ...
George Tyndall secures prominent defense lawyer amid multiple lawsuits
Former health center gynecologist George Tyndall has hired criminal defense attorney Leonard Levine amid an increasing number of sexual misconduct lawsuits that allege sexual assault and misconduct toward patients during examinations. Levine, one of ...
Woman lawyer allegedly raped in Saket Court
A case was registered and the accused, who is in his 50s, was arrested from South Delhi's Sangam Vihar and later produced before the Saket court, the alleged accused called the woman lawyer in his chamber for some work. Sources confirmed that the ...
Trump nominates Indiana lawyer for federal judge
INDIANAPOLIS — President Donald Trump has nominated an attorney at a prominent Indiana law firm to become a federal judge. The president on Friday nominated Damon R. Leichty (LICK'-dee) to serve as a judge in Indiana's Northern District. He must be ...
How a Powerful Lawyer Was Brought Down by Sexting Scandal
For William Voge, a man who made a seven-figure salary arguing his cause as chairman at the prestigious Latham & Watkins LLP law firm, it's hard to make much of a defense for his actions. The 61-year-old lawyer is the subject of a sobering Wall Street ...
PFOP: Bloomington lawyer led fight against anti-Semitism
“I have an abiding faith that religious prejudice and mass hatred will be vanquished, in time, by reason and truth.” So wrote Sigmund Livingston in his 1944 book, “Must Men Hate?” Livingston grew up in Bloomington and practiced law here before moving ...
IBM's Debater: Your Next Lawyer?
In 1997, IBM's (NYSE:IBM) "Deep Blue" computer defeated world chess champion Gary Kasparov. In 2011, the company's "Watson" computer wiped the floor with the smartest humans on Jeopardy!. And most recently, IBM unveiled the next step in its artificial ...
Arizona Immigration Lawyer Faces Fraud, Forgery Charges
A southern Arizona immigration and criminal defense lawyer is facing federal charges for mail fraud and forging judicial signatures. Marivel Cantu-Madril of Oro Valley is accused of providing false information on documents for a non-citizen client ...