Michael Avenatti told Nike 'company could die': US attorney  CNBC

Geoffrey Berman, U.S. attorney, delivers comments on the arrest of celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti. Avenatti was arrested for an alleged $20 million extortion ...


Middlesex district attorney creates ‘Cold Case Unit’ to solve oldest, challenging cases  Boston.com

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan's office has launched a new initiative aimed at finding answers to the county's oldest unsolved cases.


Key Takeaways From Attorney General’s Summary of Mueller Report  The Wall Street Journal

The summary of Robert Mueller's report sent by Attorney General William Barr says no finding was made of the Trump campaign conspiring with Russia, but that ...


Who is Attorney General Barr, the man deciding what parts of the Mueller report to release?  The Washington Post

On Friday, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III finished his report on President Trump and Russia and submitted it to Attorney General William P. Barr.


Oklahoma attorney general sets announcement on opioid suit  The Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says he will announce a "breaking development" in the state's lawsuit against the nation's leading ...


How the Barr arrived at his Mueller report conclusions  PBS NewsHour

Republicans say the attorney general's four-page summary of the Mueller report exonerates President Trump on obstruction of justice. Democrats counter that ...


President Trump's former attorney: Mueller took too long, Nadler and Schiff a 'disgrace'  Fox News

President Trump's former attorney said the president was very happy with Attorney General William Barr, that Robert Mueller's investigation took too long and he ...


Read Attorney General William Barr’s Summary of the Mueller Report  New York Times

The letter, by Attorney General William P. Barr, details the main findings of the special counsel's two-year investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 ...


Transcript: Trump attorney Jay Sekulow's interview on 'The Investigation' podcast  ABC News

President Trump's personal attorney Jay Sekulow sat down for an interview for the latest episode of “The Investigation," an ABC News podcast focused on the ...


Tufts taps former US attorney to investigate ties to Purdue Pharma  STAT

Tufts University announced Monday it had hired a former U.S. attorney to investigate its relationship with Purdue Pharma and the billionaire Sackler family that ...


Lemon: Attorney general should take Trump at his word  CNN

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DeKalb County assistant state's attorney shot to death in Wisconsin; suspect in custody. Co-workers are 'deeply saddened.'  Chicago Tribune

An Illinois woman identified as an assistant DeKalb County state's attorney was shot to death in Beaver Dam, Wis., on Saturday, and a local man was taken into ...


Bucks drug rehab fraud made millions off patients’ relapses, Pa. attorney general charges  Philly.com

The cofounder of a Bucks County drug treatment company and 10 others have been charged in a wide-ranging fraud scheme that, state officials say, trapped ...


Lawmaker says he doesn't trust Attorney General's memo  CNN

In an interview with CNN's Erin Burnett, Rep. Denny Heck (D-WA) argued the American public deserves to see the entire Mueller report, adding that he does not ...


MSNBC's Ari Melber and Trump Attorney Fight Over Barr’s Summary: ‘Save The Media Criticism’  Newsweek

MSNBC host Ari Melber argued with Donald Trump attorney Jay Sekulow on Monday over the contents of Attorney General William Barr's summary of special ...


Attorney General Barr’s memo comes at a time of deep distrust in the executive branch  The Washington Post

This weekend Attorney General William Barr released a memo summarizing the results of a special prosecutor's investigation of President Trump and Russian ...


Niskayuna attorney gives opinion on "abstention" voting  The Daily Gazette

Niskayuna Supervisor Yasmine Syed -- criticized for her decision to abstain from February's Town Board vote regarding the acceptance of commercial waste at ...


Pa. Attorney Disciplinary Counsel Asks Public Censure for Frank Fina Over Alleged Improper Questioning of Ex-Penn State GC | The Legal Intelligencer  Law.com

The Pennsylvania Office of Disciplinary Counsel has asked the state Disciplinary Board to recommend a public censure for former Deputy Attorney General ...


Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' Former Attorney, Charged With Fraud  NPR

Los Angeles attorney Michael Avenatti says he's confident he'll be fully exonerated on federal charges in two financial crimes cases in New York and California.


Sheck Wes Assault Case Declined by L.A. District Attorney  Pitchfork

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has declined a case against Sheck Wes, TMZ reports and Pitchfork can confirm. The D.A.'s Office cited ...


Read: Attorney General Barr's principal conclusions of the Mueller report  Washington Post

Attorney General William P. Barr today delivered to Congress a letter outlining the principal conclusions of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation ...


Attorney: Alleged mobster's killing motivated by rhetoric  Newsday

During an earlier court appearance in New Jersey, defendant Anthony Comello had held up his hands to show reporters phrases written on his palm that ...


Florida Attorney General wants Brandon 'diploma mill' to shut down  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Florida's attorney general wants an alleged “diploma mill” based in Brandon to be shut down.


Former U.S. assistant attorney: There was never a collusion case  Fox News

Former U.S. assistant attorney Andy McCarthy says “there was never a collusion case” and that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation was the result of ...


Attorney General Andy Beshear stops in Bowling Green to campaign  WBKO

Attorney General Andy Beshear brought his campaign for governor to Bowling Green Monday night.


John Podesta talks AG Barr's summary of Mueller report  MSNBC

Senator Lindsey Graham is reigniting calls for an investigation into the Clinton campaign's connection to the Steele dossier. John Podesta, former Chairman Of ...


Attorney and former Presidential hopeful Michael Avenatti charged with extortion  Boing Boing

No longer representing Stormy Daniels or running for President, attorney Michael Avenatti will still be appearing in court. CNN: The Manhattan US Attorney's ...


Document: Attorney General Barr Letter on Mueller Report  Lawfare

Attorney General William Barr has sent a letter to the leadership of the House and Senate Committees on the Judiciary containing his summary of the ...


Here's how Congress is reacting to the Mueller report summary from Attorney General Barr  CNBC

Attorney General Bill Barr released a summary of the special counsel's finding into the investigation of whether President Trump colluded with Russia during the ...


Louisville attorney files restraining order saying JCPS students and staff aren't safe  WDRB

Tammy Collins is being watched and retaliated against, her attorney said, since filing suit against JCPS claiming weapons being brought to school aren't being ...


VALE 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits against Vale SA - VALE  Associated Press

This *content* is a press release from our partner Business Wire. The AP newsroom and editorial departments were not involved in its creation.


Philadelphia attorney returns to work 3 weeks after being shot  WPVI-TV

Monday morning was the first time Spencer Hill walked through the glass doors at the law offices of Ballard Spahr in Center City since he was shot in the ...


Democrats to subpoena attorney general if necessary – video  The Guardian

Chairman of the US house of representatives judiciary committee, Jerrold Nadler, tells a news conference on Sunday that his committee plans to call on attorney ...


Attorney general is preparing conclusions from the Mueller report  The Washington Post

The summary could be brief and high-level, but a Justice Department spokesperson said the principal conclusions would be made public.


In New York, Deputy US Attorney Jumps Sinking Russiagate Ship  The Federalist

Robert Khuzami joins many other 'get Trump' figures who have one by one slipped away before the final reckoning on Russiagate.


Mueller Delivers Report on Russia Investigation to Attorney General  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, on Friday delivered a report on his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election to Attorney ...


White House Says Attorney General Will Make Next Decisions With Mueller Report  NPR

President Trump was in Florida, when special counsel Robert Mueller's report was delivered to the attorney general on Friday.


Robert Kraft Apologizes as Defense Attorneys Say Investigation Was Illegally Conducted  The Wall Street Journal

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft struck an apologetic tone in his first public statement since being charged with soliciting prostitution, even as his ...


Arthur Seymour Jr., longtime Knox attorney, was a 'special man and friend'  Knoxville News Sentinel

Attorney Arthur Seymour Jr., whose fedora hats seemed to make him timeless, leaves a legacy of knowing how to represent clients to obtain rezoning and ...


Attorney General investigating City of Osage Beach for alleged Sunshine Law violation  KY3

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. -- Osage Beach City Alderman Jeff Bethurem has filed a sunshine law violation complaint with Attorney General Eric Schmitt's office.


Attorney general reviewing still-secret Mueller report  PBS NewsHour

Special counsel Robert Mueller's report on his investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 election is in the hands of the attorney general who says he'll ...


Former US attorney calls Barr letter on Mueller investigation 'thumb nail sketch'  KCRG

Like many Americans, former U.S. Attorney Kevin Techau says he has seen Attorney General Bill Barr's summary.


Lawyer Says District Attorney Will Interview Deep Ellum Beating Victim  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The lawyer for a woman severely beaten in Deep Ellum last week said Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot personally wants to interview her before ...


Shots fired into Rosfeld defense attorney's law office  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Shots were fired overnight into the Monroeville law office of Patrick J. Thomassey — the defense attorney for acquitted former East Pittsburgh police Officer ...


New study shows powerful impact of being represented by attorney in domestic abuse cases  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- More than 2000 domestic abuse restraining orders were filed in Milwaukee County in 2018. Many of the people filing them have to go through ...


Top lawyer in L.A. city attorney’s office quits amid questions about outside income  Los Angeles Times

Thom Peters, a top attorney in City Atty. Mike Feuer's office, resigned after The Times inquired about outside fees he reported collecting. Peters was the top city ...


Attorney: Man arrested in kicking of elderly woman on subway says she threatened him with knife  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

NEW YORK -- The man facing an assault charge in connection to an attack on a homeless woman on a New York City subway train claims she threatened him ...


Video: New Commonwealth's Attorney in Lexington  WDBJ7

In Lexington, they welcomed a new Commonwealth's Attorney to office this afternoon after the previous one, Chris Billias, was appointed as a judge.


Read Attorney General Barr’s full letter on Mueller report conclusions  PBS NewsHour

The Justice Department released on Sunday main findings of a 22-month investigation into whether Russia interfered or colluded with President Donald Trump ...


Immigration attorney's theft conviction overturned  Boulder Daily Camera

The Colorado Court of Appeals has reversed the conviction of a former Boulder immigration attorney convicted of stealing from her clients.


US attorney on Avenatti: This was an old fashioned shakedown  WBRC

U.S. prosecutors on two coasts have charged former Stormy Daniel's attorney Michael Avenatti with extortion and bank and wire fraud.


Family attorney reacts to not guilty verdict  CNN

A jury found former East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld not guilty of all charges in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Antwon Rose II, Allegheny County ...


Women seeking charges against former attorney they say stole money from deceased friend  Lynchburg News and Advance

Friends of a woman who they claim was a victim of fraud and embezzlement by a former Lynchburg attorney want to see prosecution against the attorney.


West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey Issues Call for Witnesses in Clergy Sex Abuse Lawsuit  Wheeling Intelligencer

PARKERSBURG — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is looking for witnesses and people who have information regarding sexual misconduct in ...


Mueller Submits Final Report To Attorney General, Marking An End To Investigation  NPR

Special counsel Robert Mueller submitted his report to Attorney General William Barr on Friday, marking the end of his investigation.


Mueller to send Rick Gates case to US attorney in DC  Washington Examiner

Robert Mueller will pass the case of former Trump campaign official Rick Gates to the U.S. attorney's office in the District of Columbia.


Preet Bharara Remembers His Busy Tenure as a U.S. Attorney  The New York Times

Doing Justice,” Bharara's new book, is not only a memoir but also a manual on how the justice system is a guide to life.


Week In Politics: Mueller Delivers His Russia Investigation Report To Attorney General  NPR

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Jeffrey Rosen of the National Constitution Center, Susan Shelley of the Orange County Register, and E.J. Dionne of The ...


State Attorney, judge argue over Florida school shooting evidence TERRY SPENCER Associated Press 6:56 AM  WPTV.com

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — An attorney representing the suspect in last year's Florida high school massacre and the judge overseeing the case got into a ...


Special Counsel Robert Mueller Submits Report to Attorney General  U.S. News & World Report

The Justice Department informed Congress on Friday that special counsel Robert Mueller had submitted the conclusions of a nearly two-year investigation that ...


Deputy US attorney who oversaw Cohen case to leave office  CNN

Robert Khuzami, the deputy US attorney for the Southern District of New York who has overseen the criminal case against President Donald Trump's former ...


Document: Attorney General Barr Announces Receipt of Mueller Report  Lawfare

In a letter to the House and Senate Committees on the Judiciary, Attorney General William Barr notified committee leadership that Special Counsel Robert ...


Jury rules in favor of Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, finds firing of city prosecutor wasn't politically motivated  Baltimore Sun

A jury sided with Marilyn Mosby on Friday and found that the Baltimore state's attorney did not illegally fire a city prosecutor over politics four years ago.


In filing, U.S. attorney rejects First Amendment claims in rally rioting case  The Daily Progress

Two California men indicted on federal riot charges in the 2017 Unite the Right rally are not protected by the First Amendment, the U.S. attorney for the Western ...


Special counsel submits Russia report to Attorney General William Barr  CNBC

Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday delivered his report to Attorney General William Barr on Russia's election meddling and possible collusion with ...


The majority of listings for car accident attorneys on Google are fake  Search Engine Land

If you work with attorneys, you may have noticed recently that there is a massive amount of spam that seems to be growing like weeds in Google's local results.


Justice Dept. to issue summary of Mueller’s conclusions today  The Washington Post

The summary of Robert S. Mueller III's investigation will provide Congress and the public with the first glimpse into the special counsel's findings during his ...


LPD attorney asked about charges against complainant - News  The Ledger

Lakeland Police attorney Donna Perry asked a prosecutor if retired LPD Sgt. Pat Guity could be charged for filing a complaint against her and former Chief Larry ...


Axne calls on attorney general to release Mueller findings  KCCI Des Moines

Rep. Cindy Axne joined a chorus of Democratic voices calling for the U.S. attorney general to release the findings of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe ...


Attorney Joseph Hollis Jr. Is Top Choice Of Lawyers For Shattuck Replacement  The Chattanoogan

Attorney Joseph Hollis Jr. was the top choice of lawyers in a Chattanooga Bar Association poll to replace General Sessions Court Judge Clarence Shattuck.


R. Kelly's attorney backs off request for singer to travel to Dubai to perform at concerts  Chicago Tribune

Embattled R&B star R. Kelly's attorney asked a Cook County judge Friday to hold off on his request to fly by private jet to Dubai next month to perform at several ...


The U.S. Attorney's priorities for southern Nevada  News3LV

Nicholas Trutanich has been our U. S. Attorney since January 16. “I am profoundly proud to be US Attorney,” he told a small group of reporters Friday at the US ...


Thousand Oaks Attorney Could Face up to 10 Years in Prison After Suspected DUI Crash Kills Woman: DA  KTLA Los Angeles

An attorney accused of driving drunk when he crashed into a tree in Thousand Oaks, inflicting fatal injuries on his passenger, could spend up to a decade ...


Who is Doug Evans, the Mississippi district attorney who tried Curtis Flowers six times?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court scrutinized the past actions of one Mississippi district attorney and didn't appear to like what they saw.


Rosenstein letter offers potential road map to special counsel Robert Mueller's probe  ABC News

The road map comes in the form a little-noticed 12-page letter written by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein last June to Senate Judiciary Chairman ...


Montana Attorney General reflects on MHP trooper shooting  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – A Montana Highway Patrol trooper remains in a medically induced coma after he was shot in the line of duty on March 15. Trooper Palmer was ...


Attorney General Keith Ellison, Minnesota lawmakers look to crack down on wage theft  Star Tribune

Nely Bautista found herself the victim of an increasingly worrisome type of theft in the Twin Cities when an employer refused to pay her for a two-week gig ...


Disgraced former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane disbarred  Allentown Morning Call

Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been disbarred, a few months after she began a jail sentence for perjury, obstruction and other ...


Judge fines Blacksburg attorney Fisher for offensive language, threats  Roanoke Times

FLOYD — Threats and abusive language brought $600 in fines and sanctions to Blacksburg attorney Jonathan Fisher on Tuesday after a judge said the lawyer's ...


Reformers seeking changes in Arizona's justice system see roadblock in Bill Montgomery  AZCentral

Criminal-defense attorneys and others pushing to change Arizona's strict criminal-justice system say Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is undermining ...


Thomaston may replace town attorney after questioning legal fees  Press Herald

THOMASTON — Members of the Thomaston Board of Selectmen may replace longtime town attorney Paul Gibbons after questioning legal fees charged to the ...


West Virginia attorney general sues Catholic bishop, saying he 'knowingly employed pedophiles'  CNN

West Virginia's attorney general has sued the state's diocese and former bishop, saying they "knowingly employed pedophiles" while failing to alert parents ...


Seaside authorizes city attorney to pursue unauthorized expenditures  KSBW Monterey

Seaside city council reviewed the councilmember financial audit during Thursday's council meeting. No changes to policy were made yet, but council did vote to ...


Minneapolis attorney who questioned legality of taxation found guilty of failing to pay his taxes  Star Tribune

Attorney William Butler, who once said Jesus consider tax collectors, "sinners," faces up to 5 years prison on each of two counts.


Editorial: Attorney General Xavier Becerra must support police transparency law  San Francisco Chronicle

SB1421 has brought years' worth of police misconduct to light. When will the California attorney general step up and force all law enforcement agencies to follow ...


Julian Assange won't hand over docs to House Judiciary, attorney says  POLITICO

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has declined to provide documents to the House Judiciary Committee's broad inquiry into actions by President Donald Trump ...


Tekashi 6ix9ine's Attorney Lance Lazarro Returns After Conflict Of Interest Investigation  Capital XTRA

Tekashi 6ix9ine's lawyer is legally able to get back on Tekashi's Racketeering case, after the conflict of interest investigation...


Complaint could cost Attorney General Curtis Hill his law license — and elected position  Indianapolis Star

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill could lose his law license — and his elected position — after a little-known state body revived allegations that Hill ...


Chris Fehn's Attorney Explains Timeline of SLIPKNOT Lawsuit; Says Fehn Would Love To Still Be In The Band  Metal Injection.net

Over the last few days, more info has started slowly coming to fruition since the shocking news last week that percussionist Chris Fehn was suing his own band, ...


Elon Musk Attorney: 'SEC's position is wrong at virtually every level'  TheStreet.com

Tesla (TSLA - Get Report) CEO Elon Musk renewed his arguments in a court filing Friday that he shouldn't be held in contempt of court for tweets he made last ...


Attorney: Cop Accused of Choking Ex-NFL Player During Arrest Is ‘Counting On’ Getting Off Because He’s an Officer  Newsweek

A Georgia police officer involved in the controversial arrest of former NFL player Desmond Marrow rejected a plea deal, a move Marrow's attorney thought may ...


Ex-U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara explains why he considered taping a call with Trump  NBC News

Preet Bharara, who served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York until being fired by President Trump, considered secretly taping a phone call ...


CT Attorney General Tong gets first-hand look at conditions for southern border refugees  CTPost

Attorney General William Tong said he knew what to expect at the U.S.-Mexico border, south of San Diego. It was his first visit, but he's heard the stories and he's ...


Jury sides with Baltimore State's Attorney over firing  Fox Baltimore

A jury has found that the Baltimore state's attorney did not illegally fire a city prosecutor over politics. Jurors deliberated about 30 minutes Friday before deciding ...


Tekashi 6ix9ine's Attorney Lance Lazzaro Back On His Racketeering Case  HipHopDX

Tekashi 6ix9ine has scored a tiny victory in his racketeering case. According to legal documents obtained by Complex, U.S. District Judge Paul A. Engelmayer ...


West Virginia Attorney General Says Catholic Diocese Knowingly Employed Pedophiles  The Wall Street Journal

West Virginia's attorney general sued the state's Catholic diocese and its former bishop, saying they knowingly employed pedophiles, including an admitted ...


New York Attorney General Opens Investigation of Trump Projects  The New York Times

Deutsche Bank and Investors Bank were issued subpoenas for documents relating to hotels, a golf resort and the failed effort to buy the Buffalo Bills.


State's top lawyer attempts to short-circuit attorney discipline proceedings against him  The Times of Northwest Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — Attorney General Curtis Hill Jr. is asking the Indiana Supreme Court to, in effect, dismiss the disciplinary case filed Tuesday that could force ...