US Attorneys office: turnover wont affect Apple probe
The departure of several staff attorneys from the U.S. Attorney’s office in San Francisco will not hamper its ability to investigate stock options backdating cases, including one involving Apple Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Steve Jobs, a spokesman said.
Ill attorney delays capital murder trial
Posted: 6:35 AM- A capital murder trial set to begin this month in the 1984 slaying of a Box Elder County gas station attendant has been rescheduled for April 17. Glenn Howard Griffins Jan. 23 trial was canceled because his defense attorney, John Caine, has been ill.
Defendant, deputies scuffle in Sonoma courtroom / Cotati resident even gets hit in the face by his own attorney
A defendant in a Sonoma County courtroom got rough justice Wednesday when he was punched in the face by his own attorney and shocked twice with a Taser stun gun after he tried to wrestle a court bailiffs gun from its holster. Cotati resident Martin E....
CONDITS ATTORNEY IS DUNNE
Not even former Rep. Gary Condits lawyer is buying his slander suit against writer Dominick Dunne, citing irreconcilable differences with the embattled ex-politician to beg off the case. Manhattan federal Judge Peter Leisure excused attorney...
Bush to tap Iowan as U.S. attorney
President Bush will pick Elgin-native Matt Dummermuth to be the interim U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Iowa, following two retirements.
Tulsa attorney becomes districts fist black female judge
TULSA, Okla. A Tulsa attorney hired as a special district judge is the first black woman to join the district court bench in Tulsa. Wilma Palmer was hired yesterday by...
Attorney: Man on death row deserves freedom or new trial
Cincinnati- The attorney for a U.S.-British citizen on Ohios death row urged federal judges on Wednesday to order the state to either free his client or hold another trial in the death of a 2-year-old girl in a fire two decades ago.
More file to run for attorney general
More candidates are emerging to run for state attorney general. Yesterday Robert V. Bullock, who worked in the office for more than 30 years, announced his Democratic candidacy to be the states chief law enforcement official.
Former State Senator Says He Cant Afford Private Attorney
Former State Senator John Ford will be arraigned Thursday in Nashville. Hes accused to taking nearly a million dollars in consultant fees from state Tenncare contractors. Ford was supposed to be arraigned last week, but the Former State Senator claims he cant afford a private attorney, and may need a public defender. | | In related news, Fords nephew, Former Congressman Harold Ford Junior, ...
Appleton bar owners take fight to attorney general
APPLETON Appleton bar owners will take a campaign violation complaint to the state attorney generals office after a district attorneys recent decision not to pursue action against an anti-smoking group.