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MANDEL: Seven years for man who held Toronto lawyer and staff at gunpoint

Canoe 02 Mar 2024
A 2022 Ontario Bar Association program noted that “lawyers and their staff are increasingly subjected to threats, brutal attacks, and in some instances, fatal acts of violence.”.

Allegations of liars, cheaters and conflicts of interest: Takeaways from the Fani Willis hearing

Star Gazette 02 Mar 2024
On Willis' behalf, Chief Deputy District Attorney Adam Abbate said the lawyers for Trump and the other defendants failed to prove any of the allegations they have been making since Jan ... “Prosecutors don’t act like this. Lawyers don’t act like this.

Trump Team Makes Final Push to Get Fani Willis Tossed

The Daily Beast 01 Mar 2024
Lawyers for the former president and his various co-defendants claimed ... “Prosecutors don’t act like this, lawyers don’t act like this,” defense attorney Craig Gillen argued before Judge Scott McAfee.

Trump lawyers, government suggest separate summer trial dates in classified documents case

Sun Sentinel 01 Mar 2024
Trump’s lawyers asserted that the charges hinge on the former president’s alleged decision to designate the materials as “personal” under the Presidential Records Act.

Jack Smith wants July 8 classified documents trial, Trump says after the election, please

Usatoday 01 Mar 2024
Trump's lawyers Todd Blanche and Christopher Kise submitted a calendar showing how court dates would overlap with potential hearing dates in the case. The lawyers asked for a date fair to both sides ...

Andrew Giles

The Daily Mail 01 Mar 2024
Mr Giles worked as a lawyer and acted as a solicitor representing 433 asylum seekers trying to get to Australian territory aboard the Norwegian freighter MV Tampa in 2001, prior to entering parliament.

Confidential Leveson Inquiry documents can be disclosed in Harry legal action

AOL 01 Mar 2024
The publisher’s lawyers said the ledgers had been given to Harry’s lawyers in breach of “clear obligations” of confidentiality, adding lawyers had “acted tactically and cynically in seeking to ...

Skit about River of Love pastor had humorous, and not violent intent, comedian tells court

The Malta Independent 01 Mar 2024
“Did the video end with the phrase “I’m joking?”” asked the lawyer ... As there was no evidence in the acts of what Bonanno had said, the court could not take judicial notice of it, added the lawyer.

Spanish prosecutors

The Daily Mail 01 Mar 2024
During the trial, state prosecutors had expressed a desire for a nine year jail term, while a lawyer acting for the victim demanded a 12 year sentence.

Does the public have a right to a speedy trial in the Trump case?

The Hill 01 Mar 2024
And, of course, seeking delay isn’t an obstructionist act by Trump or his lawyers, as suggested by some. It’s exactly what Trump’s lawyers should do to zealously represent him (or any criminal client) ... The federal Speedy Trial Act, Title 18 U.

UK minister allows Prince Harry to use inquiry details in lawsuit

The Star 01 Mar 2024
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's media minister said on ...

US Congress Advances Key Crypto Legislation For Institutional Adoption

Bitcoinist 01 Mar 2024
... Congressional Review Act that unfairly punishes crypto without any coherent justification.” However, the renowned crypto lawyer also warned that this is “likely the end of the story in Congress.

Online Harms bill could see Canadians face house arrest based on citizen complaints: Constitutional lawyer

Life Site 01 Mar 2024
(LifeSiteNews– A top constitutional lawyer has told LifeSiteNews that the most “shocking” part of the Trudeau government’s proposed “Online Harms Act” is that it could allow provincial courts to ...

Israel-Gaza war brutalities form fabric of Sharjah's March Meeting

The National 01 Mar 2024
Presented by Shayma Hamad, a Ramallah-born artist, lawyer and founder of the project Food in Law, the performance will involve kneading and making dough, corresponding the act to the process of digging a grave for a loved one.

RNC at 'high risk' of breaking the law by paying Trump's legal bills: expert

Raw Story 01 Mar 2024
As one attorney explained, helping Trump pay his lawyers is unusual but within the bounds of the Federal Election Campaign Act — as long as he is not yet the official candidate for office — but that ...

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