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Marijuana possession cases set to be expunged as courts sift through thousands of records

The Daily Gazette 23 Jan 2022
As part of the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act enacted in March 2021, approximately 203,000 marijuana-related charges are presently being suppressed from criminal background searches and are in the process of being expunged ... Under the HOPE Act, the bill is requiring the U.S ... “So the HOPE Act is really trying to get the U.S.

State House Dome: Biden calls out Sununu, who returns the gesture

Union Leader 23 Jan 2022
PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN raised Gov. Chris Sununu‘s national political profile last week, but he shouldn’t expect a thank-you card ... OK, so I’m just going to be a roadblock for two years ... 15 ... His office is using federal American Rescue Plan Act dollars to hire a special in-house, six-person unit of lawyers and support staff to assist with this case ... Rep ... ....

Over 3,000 of Giuliani's communications released to prosecutors following FBI seizure

The Hill 22 Jan 2022
attorney's office over his dealings with Ukraine and suspicions that he acted as an unregistered foreign agent during his time as the former president's personal lawyer ... Attorney-client privilege asserts that communications between a lawyer and their client are protected.

Responding to Najib’s letter of demand, Muhyiddin reveals ex-PM sought help to remove Sri Ram ...

Malaysia Today 22 Jan 2022
(The Edge Markets) – Lawyers representing former Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin claimed that sixth prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had sought help from the Pagoh member of Parliament to remove senior deputy public prosecutor Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram from continuing to prosecute him.

Second-degree murder conviction in 2020 stabbing in Hatch

The Lufkin News 22 Jan 2022
LAS CRUCES, N.M ... A Las Cruces jury found Salvador Gonzales guilty on Friday ... Gonzales' lawyer argued he was acting in self-defense ... Copyright 2022 The Associated Press ... ....

District moves to fire vice principal, teacher after probe

The Spokesman-Review 22 Jan 2022
In the discharge and nonrenewal notices issued Thursday, Assistant Superintendent and Human Resources Manager Shawn Myers said the investigation found that Johnny and Bertha Cerna acted in an inappropriate manner in their roles as educators. Yakima lawyer Sarah Wixson conducted the investigation and reported her findings to the school district ... .

Cancellation chaos! Premier League is facing legal action with clubs FURIOUS at board's handling of ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jan 2022
That could lead to clubs seeking injunctions against the Premier League, insisting that their games be called off and ultimately ending up in court if the Premier League and FA arbitration processes cannot act quickly enough to satisfy a club's needs ... The Premier League could find itself in breach of its duty to act reasonably, says one lawyer.

Jamie Spears wanted Britney's medical records unsealed to public

Independent online (SA) 21 Jan 2022
The judge insisted she wouldn't deal with the surveillance row until another hearing on 27 July, while another court date was set for 16 March to tackle Rosengart's objections to attorney fees requested by lawyers acting for Britney''s mother, Lynne Spears.

Britney Spears' father wanted her medical records unsealed to public

Toronto Sun 21 Jan 2022
The judge insisted she wouldn’t deal with the surveillance dispute until another hearing on July 27, while another court date was set for March 16 to tackle Rosengart’s objections to attorney fees requested by lawyers acting for Britney’s mother, Lynne Spears.

Amnesty Urges Russia's Federal Authorities To Act After 'Kidnapping' Of Chechen Lawyer's Mother

Radio Free Europe 21 Jan 2022
Amnesty International has urged Russia's federal authorities to act after the "kidnapping" of a Chechen human rights lawyer's mother from her apartment in the city of Nizhny Novgorod, some 1,800 kilometers ...

Fox News didn't break election laws when Sean Hannity and Jeanine Pirro campaigned for Josh ...

Business Insider 21 Jan 2022
The , filed in March 2019 by Florida lawyer Michael Edelman, argued that when Fox News hosts Sean Hannity and Jeanine Pirro appeared alongside former President Donald Trump at a November 2018 rally in support of Hawley, they were acting as "agents" for Fox News Corporation and ...

KP lawyers go on strike against colleague’s killing

Dawn 21 Jan 2022
The lawyers’ community on Thursday observed strike across the province against the killing of their senior colleague, Zamir Gul, in Malakand district a day earlier ... The strike call was given by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Bar Council, which stated that acts of violence against the lawyers continued with impunity.

Probe: Ex-pope Benedict failed to act in German child sex abuses

Manila Standard 21 Jan 2022
Two of the cases where Benedict allegedly failed to act involved clergymen who had committed several proven acts of abuse but were allowed to continue with pastoral duties, according to WSW lawyer Martin Pusch ... The lawyers also accused Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the current ...

In the Supreme Court |21 January 2022

Nation 21 Jan 2022
Foreign lawyer sworn in before Supreme Court ... Ms Ching was accompanied by another reputed foreign lawyer, Jonathan Huth ... “Under Section 12 of the Legal Practitioners’ Act she will be present at the case when it begins hopefully soon and we will assist them,” lawyer Elizabeth said.

Israel’s ‘war of attrition’ against Palestinian children

Al Jazeera 21 Jan 2022
Marwan’s organisation Adalah acts as defence lawyers for Palestinian arrestees, but find themselves running into difficulties, including working with the documents provided to them ... Jenin, her father says, went to stand alongside her schoolmates, and while she was there committed no violent acts.