Second judge blocks request to change lawyers in census case

Second judge blocks request to change lawyers in census case 1

A second federal choose on Wednesday rejected the Justice Division’s plan to change up the authorized workforce combating to incorporate a citizenship query on the 2020 census. The newest order, handed down by U.S. District Choose George Hazel in Maryland, put up yet one more roadblock because the Trump administration makes an attempt to discover a […]

Second judge blocks DOJ request to change lawyers in census case

Second judge blocks DOJ request to change lawyers in census case 2

Legal professional Common William Barr testifies earlier than a Senate Judiciary Committee listening to on “The Justice Department’s investigation of Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election” on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 1, 2019. Clodagh Kilcoyne | Reuters A second choose has denied a request from the Justice Division to change up the authorized […]

Judge Blocks DOJ Request To Switch Lawyers In Census Citizenship Case

Judge Blocks DOJ Request To Switch Lawyers In Census Citizenship Case 3

A federal choose in New York blocked the Justice Division on Tuesday from changing virtually all the attorneys defending the Trump administration’s efforts so as to add a citizenship query to the 2020 census, saying the federal government had not provided ample reasoning for why it wished new counsel.  The Justice Division introduced the replacements […]

Census judge rejects Trump administration’s request to swap lawyers

Census judge rejects Trump administration's request to swap lawyers 5

President Donald Trump talks to reporters earlier than boarding Air Power One to return to Washington from Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, New Jersey, July 7, 2019. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters A federal decide on Tuesday rejected a request from the Justice Division to interchange a few of the legal professionals assigned to a lawsuit […]

Twitter Users Clap Back After Ted Cruz’s Lawyers Compare Him To Rosa Parks

Twitter Users Clap Back After Ted Cruz's Lawyers Compare Him To Rosa Parks 6

Most individuals wouldn’t put Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) subsequent to civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks, however the Texas Republican’s attorneys had no downside making the comparability. Particularly if it helps Cruz get again $10,000 from the Federal Election Fee. Cruz’s legal professionals made the weird analogy in a court docket doc filed Monday that facilities round a […]

R. Kelly’s Lawyers Ask Judge to Dismiss Sex Abuse Lawsuit

R. Kelly's Lawyers Ask Judge to Dismiss Sex Abuse Lawsuit 8

R. Kelly’s attorneys desire a Chicago decide to toss a 2019 lawsuit alleging the singer sexually abused a minor just a little over 20 years in the past. The Chicago Solar-Occasions experiences their movement to dismiss was filed Wednesday in Cook dinner County Circuit Court docket. The lawsuit says the abuse occurred in 1998. Kelly’s attorneys say […]

Lawyers Want Inspections Of Migrant Kid Centers

Lawyers Want Inspections Of Migrant Kid Centers 10

HOUSTON (Internet) — Immigrant advocates have requested a federal decide to situation an emergency order requiring instant inspections and entry for docs at border detention services the place they are saying youngsters are languishing in filthy situations. The federal courtroom submitting Wednesday follows final week’s discovery of kids in a Border Patrol facility in Clint, […]

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers file a motion to dismiss charges

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers file a motion to dismiss charges 12

Legal professionals for Harvey Weinstein filed a Hail Mary movement to dismiss two of the 5 remaining counts towards the beleaguered producer. Protection lawyer Arthur Aidala says within the papers filed in Manhattan Supreme Courtroom that one in all two counts of predatory sexual assault needs to be dropped as a result of they’re primarily […]

Meng Wanzhou’s lawyers say Canada should end extradition for ‘national interests’

Meng Wanzhou's lawyers say Canada should end extradition for 'national interests' 14

Attorneys for Meng Wanzhou say it might be in “Canada’s national interests” to drop extradition proceedings in opposition to the Huawei chief monetary officer. Meng’s authorized crew are asking Ottawa to say Canadian independence from america by ending a authorized continuing that might render the manager to the U.S. for allegedly violating sanctions in opposition to Iran. The […]

4 Severely Ill Migrant Toddlers Hospitalized After Lawyers Visit Border Patrol Facility

4 Severely Ill Migrant Toddlers Hospitalized After Lawyers Visit Border Patrol Facility 18

4 toddlers had been so severely in poor health and uncared for at a U.S. Border Patrol facility in McAllen, Texas, that attorneys compelled the federal government to hospitalize them final week. The youngsters, all beneath age Three with teenage moms or guardians, had been feverish, coughing, vomiting and had diarrhea, immigration attorneys advised HuffPost […]

Georgia Inmate Set To Be Executed As Lawyers Ask U.S. Supreme Court To Block It

Georgia Inmate Set To Be Executed As Lawyers Ask U.S. Supreme Court To Block It 19

JACKSON, Ga. (Internet) — Georgia was set to execute an inmate Thursday night for a shotgun slaying in 1996, however legal professionals for the condemned man argued in last-hour filings earlier than the nation’s highest courtroom that it ought to block the state from finishing up the demise sentence. Marion Wilson Jr., 42, was scheduled […]

Trump Lawyers Objected Over 130 Times As Dems Asked Hope Hicks About Mueller Report

Trump Lawyers Objected Over 130 Times As Dems Asked Hope Hicks About Mueller Report 21

President Donald Trump’s White Home attorneys objected greater than 130 instances this week as Home lawmakers tried to query his former aide Hope Hicks about her work for the Trump administration and conduct outlined in Robert Mueller’s particular counsel investigation. The Trump administration has stonewalled the congressional investigation into Russian interference within the 2016 election […]

Dangerous Situation Unfolding For Kids At Texas Border Detention Site, Lawyers Say

Dangerous Situation Unfolding For Kids At Texas Border Detention Site, Lawyers Say 23

EL PASO, Texas (Internet) — A authorized group that just lately interviewed over 60 youngsters at a Border Patrol station in Texas says a traumatic and harmful state of affairs is unfolding for some 250 infants, youngsters and teenagers locked up for as much as 27 days with out satisfactory meals, water and sanitation. A […]

Judge Says R. Kelly’s Lawyers Have Week to Answer Lawsuit

Judge Says R. Kelly's Lawyers Have Week to Answer Lawsuit 25

Attorneys for R. Kelly have one week to reply to a lawsuit alleging intercourse abuse or face dropping the case. Kelly’s attorneys sought to place the lawsuit on maintain whereas the singer fights sex-related felony prices. Affiliate Choose Moira Johnson on Wednesday agreed with attorneys for the lady who filed the lawsuit that Kelly must file a […]

Attorneys ask board to spare condemned Georgia man’s life

Attorneys ask board to spare condemned Georgia man's life 29

This undated photograph offered by The Georgia Division of Corrections reveals Marion Wilson Jr. Wilson, convicted of killing an off-duty jail guard in Georgia greater than twenty years in the past, is scheduled for execution later this month. State Lawyer Normal Chris Carr introduced in a information launch Wednesday, June 5, 2019, that Wilson is […]

Harvey Weinstein’s legal professionals going after him for practically $500G

Harvey Weinstein’s legal professionals going after him for practically $500G 36

Disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein owes his former legal professionals practically $500,000 for work they did in 4 instances introduced in opposition to him by insurance coverage corporations, in line with new court docket paperwork. Regulation agency Abelson Herron Halpern LLP filed 5 charging liens totaling $420,495 within the lawsuits introduced in opposition to Weinstein by insurance coverage […]

Harvey Weinstein’s legal professionals going after him for almost $500Okay

Harvey Weinstein's legal professionals going after him for almost $500Okay 37

Disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein owes his former legal professionals almost $500,000 for work they did in 4 instances introduced in opposition to him by insurance coverage firms, in accordance with new court docket paperwork. Regulation agency Abelson Herron Halpern LLP filed 5 charging liens totaling $420,495 within the lawsuits introduced in opposition to Weinstein […]

A-Rod’s legal professionals looking for one who snapped rest room pic

A-Rod's legal professionals looking for one who snapped rest room pic 40

There’s a rogue photograph doing the rounds of Alex Rodriguez sitting on the can, shot by the window of his luxurious NYC pad — and now his authorized workforce is urgently making an attempt to flush out the photographer, who was probably at a Manhattan hedge fund subsequent door. A-Rod apparently likes to linger on […]