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Jay-Z's Team Roc is suing Kansas City police over alleged cover-ups of misconduct

The Daily Mail 21 Sep 2021
Team Roc lawyer Alex Spiro told the outlet that previous documents authorities submitted under the Kansas Open Records Act were 'not sufficient.' ... The lawyer continued, 'Because of the Public Records Act that allows interested parties to look at various states and government ...
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Lawsuits Against Doctor to Test Constitutionality of Texas Abortion Law

Voa News 21 Sep 2021
Stilley, a disbarred lawyer, is on home confinement serving the 12th year of a 15-year sentence for tax evasion and conspiracy.�. The other plaintiff, Felipe Gomez, a suspended lawyer from Illinois, alleged in his complaint that "the Act is illegal as written and as applied here." Gomez did not immediately return a call for comment.� ... .
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Lawsuits against doctor who disobeyed new Texas abortion law

The Jerusalem Post 21 Sep 2021
cnxps.cmd.push(function () { cnxps({ playerId ... Stilley, a disbarred lawyer, is on home confinement serving the 12th year of a 15-year sentence for tax evasion and conspiracy. The other plaintiff, Felipe Gomez, a suspended lawyer from Illinois, alleged in his complaint that "the Act is illegal as written and as applied here." ... U.S ... (credit ... .
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Religious Discrimination Laws to be Passed in New South Wales

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 21 Sep 2021
... legislation to amend the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW), so that religion will be an attribute protected against discriminatory behaviour ... “So that’s to turn the Act around and use it as a sword and not a shield,” the professor told Sydney Criminal Lawyers back in April.
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An Arkansas man sued a Texas doctor for performing an abortion now illegal under the ...

Business Insider 21 Sep 2021
An Arkansas man is suing a doctor who recently performed an abortion in Texas after six weeks of pregnancy, an act now considered illegal under the state's new abortion restrictions. Oscar Stilley, a former lawyer disbarred on charges of tax evasion and conspiracy in 2010, filed a lawsuit on Monday against Dr.
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Missouri Supreme Court asked to suspend law licenses of St. Louis couple charged & pardoned ...

Russia Today 21 Sep 2021
... and demonstrated “moral turpitude,” adding that while a pardon may undo a conviction, “the person’s guilt remains.” He also cited previous cases in which lawyers were disciplined for similar acts involving “moral turpitude.”.
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Judge in case of anti-Trump mudslinger is married to attorney for ex-FBI lawyer Lisa Page

The Liberty Beacon 20 Sep 2021
Judge in case of anti-Trump mudslinger is married to attorney for ex-FBI lawyer Lisa Page ... Cooper’s wife, for instance, represents disgraced FBI lawyer Lisa Page, who oversaw the FBI’s Trump probe ... Sussmann billed the Clinton campaign for his meeting with Baker but told the FBI’s top lawyer he was not acting on behalf of any client.
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Raj Kundra gets bail in pornography case; to pay ₹50,000 surety [details]

International Business Times 20 Sep 2021
Raj Kundra's lawyer had earlier reasoned that only actual intercourse can be called porn. Kundra's lawyer reasons. "Only the actual 'act of coitus' actual intercourse can be considered porn ... Nothing in this remand shows that two people actually indulged in act of intercourse. If it's not actual intercourse, it's not porn," the lawyer reasoned ... .
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Leonardia asks Bacolod election officer to inhibit

Manila Standard Today 20 Sep 2021
... on lawyer Ma ... “While I personally commiserate with the situation, at the outset and with all due respect, I have strong reservations on this move; I, therefore, oppose your assumption as acting Election Officer for Bacolod City,” said Leonardia, himself a lawyer.
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Indigenous inmate sues ACT government over ‘vile and racist’ image allegedly drawn by prison staff

The Observer 20 Sep 2021
In proceedings lodged in the ACT supreme court, the man’s lawyers, Ken Cush & Associates, say the whiteboard and the hangman picture were used as a “vehicle to ridicule, degrade, disrespect, and vilify the plaintiff amongst the correctional officers and detainees in the AMC”.
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Duterte has stern warning for COA chief amid alleged 'hesitancy' to audit PH Red Cross

Manila Bulletin 20 Sep 2021
The OSG basically acts as the “lawyer” of the Republic of the Philippines ... “Now..there seems to be a hesitancy? Parang nag-hesitate si (It seems like he is hesitating)well, again, that is a mandate of the Constitution even,” Duterte, a lawyer, said.
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Mandatory vaccination order under spotlight in High Court

RNZ 20 Sep 2021
An employment advocate has told the High Court the mandatory vaccination order made under the Covid-19 Public Health Response Act was unlawful and went over and above what the Act ever intended ... Crown lawyer Austin Powell, acting for the Hipkins, said the Act allowed for "extraordinary power", but these were "extraordinary times".
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Bill Barr’s Still Making a Mockery of Justice. Merrick Garland’s Letting Him.

The Daily Beast 20 Sep 2021
And now Durham, allowed to proceed in his work on Garland’s watch, has finally brought what appears to be his big case, against Michael Sussman, a lawyer who was widely identified as counsel to the Democratic National Committee in connection with Russia’s hack of its servers and dump of their contents.
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Probation not recommended for S'porean student from top British university who recorded voyeuristic videos of women

Straits Times 20 Sep 2021
On July 29, the man, 23, had pleaded guilty to seven counts of insulting the women's modesty and an offence under the Films Act. On Monday, defence lawyer Kalidass Murugaiyan told the court that he has some questions for the probation officer and psychologist who attended to the offender.
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Samuel Moyn’s Unprincipled Attack on Human Rights Giant Michael Ratner Is Shameful

Jurist 20 Sep 2021
My Life as a Radical Lawyer, the New York Times called Rasul “the most important civil rights case in 50 years.” ... Shortly thereafter, Ratner told a meeting of the National Lawyers Guild (of which he was a past president) that the 9/11 attacks were not acts of war but rather crimes against humanity.

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