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Simpson and Gold Provides Top Quality DUI and Criminal Defense to Texas Area
LawFuel.com - Texas DUI Law Firm - Simpson and Gold is a top-of-the-line lawyer firm serving the Texas area, providing a wide range of different services to individuals that are looking for proper legal representation in their criminal defense case. If ...

Kalamazoo criminal defense attorney prevails for clients.
The aggressive stance of the Aggressive Criminal Defense Law Firm prevented their client a domestic violence charge and eventually got the charge dismissed. If you are facing a domestic violence charge or other criminal matter, contact Aggressive ...

Jim Thomas
James Thomas is an attorney with over 30 years of criminal defense experience. Over the years he has successfully tried hundreds of high-profile cases including: The defense of the first post 9/11 Terrorism Trial in the United States, the defense of a ...

Lawyers work on drug test challenge
The Committee for Public Counsel Services and the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers have been crafting the guidelines to help lawyers file motions for reduced bail, or for new trials, based on worries that a state chemist may have ...

Lawyers preparing for challenges of cases tied to embattled chemist
The Committee for Public Counsel Services and the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers have been crafting the guidelines to help lawyers file motions for reduced bail, or new trials, based on worries that a state chemist may have ...

Montco criminal defense lawyer receives jail time for two DUI crashes
Criminal defense lawyer Kate M. Kelly, 47, of Yorkshire Drive, Whitpain, who also went by the name of Katherine Roop at the time of one of the crashes, was sentenced Thursday in Montgomery County Court to six days to 12 months in the county jail after ...

Revered criminal lawyer Kirk Kirkconnell dies
Central Florida criminal defense attorney Kirk Kirkconnell, one of the state's most respected and well-known lawyers, died Friday. Kirkconnell, who spent more than three decades representing some of Central Florida's most high-profile clients ...

Definition of 'Stalking' Expanded in Texas
Talk to a Houston criminal defense attorney who can help you respond to the charges against you. Article provided by Tad A. Nelson & Associates. Visit us at www.houstongalvestonlawyer.com. ---. Press release service and press release distribution ...

Author's experience informs legal thriller debut
Can a criminal defense attorney discern whether a client speaks the truth when that truth lies buried beneath layers of deception? “Southern Justice,” author and criminal and civil trial lawyer Mary Kane's legal thriller, speaks to this conundrum. When ...

OJ Simpson Prosecutor Accuses Defense of...
OJ Simpson Prosecutor Accuses Defense of...

Whitpain criminal defense lawyer receives jail time for two DUI crashes
Criminal defense lawyer Kate M. Kelly, 47, of Yorkshire Drive, Whitpain, who also went by the name of Katherine Roop at the time of one of the crashes, was sentenced Thursday in Montgomery County Court to six days to 12 months in the county jail after ...

Montco criminal defense lawyer receives jail time ...
Montco criminal defense lawyer receives jail time ...

How strong is the case against Andrea Sneiderman?
Watch this video to see In Session's Vinnie Politan discuss with Shayna Citron's attorney, Jay Abt, and Criminal Defense Attorney Carrie Hackett if they believe there is a strong case again Andrea Sneiderman. Sneiderman was arrested in early August for ...

Was there an affair between Neuman and Sneiderman?
Watch this video to see In Session's Vinnie Politan discuss with Shayna Citron's attorney, Jay Abt, and Criminal Defense Attorney Carrie Hackett if they believe there was an affair between Andrea Sneiderman and Hemy Neuman. Citron, Sneiderman's former ...

New Reality Show Focuses On Brooklyn's Public Defenders
Entitled Criminal Defense: And Justice For All, the series will premiere tonight and showcases the prestigious criminal defense unit, which is the largest public defender program in the country, handling more than 230,000 cases annually with around 550 ...

Is Hemy Neuman really insane?
Watch this video to see In Session's Vinnie Politan discuss with Forensic Psychologist Dr. Brian Russel and Criminal Defense Attorney Randy Zelin if Hemy Neuman is really insane? Posted by: In Session's Alice Feigel Filed under: GA v Hemy Neuman ...

Nelson remains in prison after judge denies bond
Jimmie Allen Nelson, 60, Oscoda, sits with his attorney, Christine Pagac with the State Appellate Defender Office Criminal Defense Resource Center, as they learn Judge William Myles will not release him from prison on bond, despite the Michigan Court ...

Defense attorneys say Amy Bishop's guilty plea in shooting rampage not surprising
It was sudden, but not surprising, criminal defense lawyers on the South Shore say of Amy Bishop's decision to plead guilty to three murders in Alabama in return for a recommended sentence of life in prison. Since the 47-year-old Braintree native faced ...

New Criminal Defense and Civil Rights Law Firm Launches in New York
The firm represents clients in all phases of criminal defense, civil rights claims and select personal injury matters, practicing in the federal and state courts throughout the New York City area at the trial, appellate and post-judgment stage of all ...

Dallas' Barry Sorrels Honored Among State's Top White-Collar, Criminal ...
Dallas' Barry Sorrels Honored Among State's Top White-Collar, Criminal ...

Marin Criminal Defense Attorney Arrested on Child Cruelty Charges After ...
Marin Criminal Defense Attorney Arrested on Child Cruelty Charges After ...

The Teen Appeal: Attorney paved her path to success with words
Attorney paved her path to success with words. Wednesday, September 12, 2012 By Romero Malone. Teen Appeal Alumna Ebony Dawkins takes students on the road to her becoming a criminal defense attorney. - Kevin Holly Ridgeway High School ...

Dallas' Barry Sorrels Honored Among State's Top White-Collar, Criminal ...
Dallas' Barry Sorrels Honored Among State's Top White-Collar, Criminal ...

Law & Disorder: Criminal Justice on TV and in Real Life (Live Panel)
WHO: Brought to you by American Civil Liberties Union, Brave New Foundation, The Constitution Project, and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, this broadcast is intended for high school and college students, and anyone else who is ...

Judge calls on civil attorneys for help with defense caseload
Attorney Amy Markel practices family and juvenile law but said she has no experience in criminal defense. She said she was alarmed to hear she might be responsible for representing a defendant facing a severe penalty. "Attorneys typically focus their ...

Taxpayers to cover pair's defense costs
Private attorneys have abandoned their clients for lack of payment and taxpayers will foot the bill for the criminal defense of two men who are accused of misusing thousands of dollars of public money from a fire district serving the predominately ...

Defense lawyers give $10K to NM group backing independent public defender ...
Defense lawyers give $10K to NM group backing independent public defender ...

Defense lawyers want changes in ND felony penalty
Bismarck attorney Paul Myerchin is a spokesman for the North Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Myerchin says the group wants to raise the threshold for a felony theft charge to $1,500. A person would have to steal at least $1,500 worth of ...

Chemist at closed state lab allegedly tampered with evidence bags, defense ...
Chemist at closed state lab allegedly tampered with evidence bags, defense ...

It takes thick skin to be a defense lawyer
Article Tab: Attorneys David Cohn, from left, Kenneth Reed and Kate Corrigan are. Attorneys David Cohn, from left, Kenneth Reed and Kate Corrigan are part of a unique breed of attorney, criminal defense lawyers. SAM GANGWER, THE ORANGE COUNTY ...

Woodward's mental state could be key factor in trial
Criminal defense attorneys say William “Billy” T. Woodward's mental health issues could come into play if his case goes to trial. Woodward, 43, is accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding a third. Family members said the Army veteran had ...

Business Buzz: 9/16
Several Tuscaloosa attorneys were recently recognized for outstanding achievement in the area of criminal defense from the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association during its annual meeting. J. Ross Massey, Gary L. Blume and Jason Neff received ...

Private lawyers in Mo. asked to take defense cases
Presiding 13th Circuit Judge Gary Oxenhandler told members of the Boone County Bar Association that attorneys who practice civil law should prepare to take on pro bono work, along with criminal defense lawyers. Those cases will primarily involve ...

Private lawyers in Mo. asked to take defense cases
Presiding 13th Circuit Judge Gary Oxenhandler told members of the Boone County Bar Association that attorneys who practice civil law should prepare to take on pro bono work, along with criminal defense lawyers. Those cases will primarily involve ...

Dallas' John R. Teakell Named Among State's Top Criminal Defense Lawyers
17, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas criminal defense attorney John R. Teakell has earned a place on the 2012 Texas Super Lawyers list based on his tireless work for individual clients in criminal defense. Mr. Teakell, a former state and federal ...

Dallas' John R. Teakell Named Among State's Top Criminal Defense Lawyers
“This honor is considerable because it's based on votes from my peers in the criminal defense bar,” says Mr. Teakell, who has defended thousands of cases involving allegations of white-collar crimes, drug crimes, violent crimes, sex crimes and SEC ...

Mass. Health Commissioner resigns, cites drug lab
But in a letter sent last week to defense attorneys around the state, Max Stern, the president of the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers said he was told in a meeting with Patrick and other administration officials that the chemist ...

Mass. Health Commissioner resigns, cites drug lab
But in a letter sent last week to defense attorneys around the state, Max Stern, the president of the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers said he was told in a meeting with Patrick and other administration officials that the chemist ...

Dallas' John R. Teakell Named Among State's Top Criminal Defense Lawyers
DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas criminal defense attorney John R. Teakell has earned a place on the 2012 Texas Super Lawyers list based on his tireless work for individual clients in criminal defense. Mr. Teakell, a former state and ...

Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Endorses Measure 80
Portland, Ore. – Joining civil-rights organizations like the NAACP and labor organizations like United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 555, the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (OCDLA) has officially endorsed Measure 80. “Oregon ...

Woodward's mental state could play into defense
Criminal defense attorneys say William “Billy” T. Woodward's mental health issues could come into play if his case goes to trial. Woodward, 43, is accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding a third in Titusville on Sept. 3. His family members ...

Attorney Mark J. O'Brien Selected As "Top 40 Trial Attorney Under 40"
The organization provides accreditation to distinguished young attorneys in the areas of civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law and applauds them for their hard work and achievement in their respective area of practice. Selection is based on peer ...

Nationally Renowned Litigator Abbe David Lowell to Receive 2013 White Collar ...
Nationally Renowned Litigator Abbe David Lowell to Receive 2013 White Collar ...

James Gandolfini Returns To HBO With 'Criminal Justice'
James Gandolfini Returns To HBO With 'Criminal Justice'. "The Sopranos" star will headline a new drama pilot while playing a criminal defense lawyer. By Blair Marnell. September 19, 2012. Share this story. Five years after "The Sopranos" came to an end ...

Nationally Renowned Litigator Abbe David Lowell to Receive 2013 White Collar ...
Nationally Renowned Litigator Abbe David Lowell to Receive 2013 White Collar ...

Gill Andrew Cochran, Esq. "Drew" Opens Annapolis Criminal Defense Law Firm
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 21, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ -- Gill Andrew Cochran "Drew," Esq., an aggressive Annapolis defense attorney, announced today he has opened a criminal law practice. Drew Cochran Law is an Annapolis criminal law firm devoted to the ...

READER SUBMITTED: West Hartford Native Publishes Crime Thriller
Ms. Kane was the first woman in the nation to be named a Life Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. In 1993, she was a co-recipient of the Trial Lawyer of the Year Award by the Trial Lawyers for Public Justice in Washington, D ...

Riverbank Councilman White says he can't afford defense attorney
RIVERBANK -- Riverbank City Councilman Jesse James White, who is accused of drunken driving and hit-and-run, informed the court today that he no longer can afford to retain his privately hired criminal defense attorney. The councilman is asking the ...

Attorneys laud man picked to review drug lab cases
Max Stern, president of the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, said Meier is the right man for the job because both prosecutors and defense lawyers know and trust him. "He has the energy and the ability to do the job," Stern said ...

Gill Andrew Cochran, Esq. "Drew" Opens Annapolis Criminal Defense Law Firm
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 21, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Gill Andrew Cochran "Drew," Esq., an aggressive Annapolis defense attorney, announced today he has opened a criminal law practice. Drew Cochran Law is an Annapolis criminal law firm devoted to the ...




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