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Former Town Judge Disbarred Over Ticket-Fixing Scheme

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The state Supreme Court has disbarred a lawyer who formerly served as a municipal judge in Monmouth County, criminally convicted of ticket-fixing and funneling funds to nine municipalities in an effort to curry favor from local officials.Want to continue reading?

Facebook must disclose app records for Massachusetts probe, judge rules

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc has been ordered by a Massachusetts judge to turn over material to the state’s attorney general about thousands of apps that the social media company suspected may have misused customer data.FILE PHOTO: A woman looks at the Facebook logo on an iPad in this photo illustration taken June 3, 2018.

Fate of XRP Cryptocurrency Market Now in Judge's Hands

If the class action against Ripple Labs proceeds, it would not only threaten to eliminate XRP’s utility as a currency, but it would upend and threaten to destroy "the $500 billion XRP market,” according to the financial tech company’s motion to dismiss.Want to continue reading?

U.S. judge opens Justice Department's T-Mobile/Sprint deal approval to comments

FILE PHOTO: A T-Mobile store is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.REUTERS/Carlo AllegriWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge who is set to assess the Justice Department’s approval of T-Mobile US’s plan to buy rival Sprint Corp said on Friday he would allow comments filed to the court about the $26 billion telecoms deal.

Judge cleared of assaulting hunt saboteurs vows to complain to DPP | Law

Mark Davies, 67, chairman of Barlow Hunt, damns conduct of Derbyshire police and CPS

File photograph of the 2009 Boxing Day hunt near Barlow in Derbyshire.The district judge Andrew Davison accepted his claims he had acted in self-defence to protect himself and his wife, saying: “Although there was a clearly aggressive reaction to Mr Robinson, Mr Davies did not seek in any shape or form to assault Mr Robinson while he was on top of him.

Dozens excused from Weinstein jury as lawyers seek judge's removal

Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Criminal Court for his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.Since 2017, more than 80 women, including many famous actresses, have accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct dating back decades.

Albany Judge Rejects Challenge to NY Ending Religious Exemption for Vaccines

, left, and Michael Sussman confer before a hearing at the Albany County Courthouse on Aug.Photo: Hans Pennink/AP

New York’s recently enacted law that barred parents from citing religious concerns to avoid having their children vaccinated before attending school has been upheld as constitutional by a state judge in Albany, who tossed a lawsuit against the measure this week.

Judge places temporary hold on ex-White House lawyer ruling

judge on Wednesday agreed to impose a temporary delay on her ruling requiring former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify to lawmakers as part of the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.FILE PHOTO: White House Counsel Don McGahn listens to Judge Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.

FBI Asked Houston Judge to Wear Wire to Investigate Other Jurists, Attorney Claims

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Led into a federal magistrate’s courtroom in Houston wearing handcuffs Friday, 164th District Judge Alexandra Smoots-Thomas pleaded not guilty to seven counts of wire fraud in a case that alleges she embezzled more than $26,000 in campaign contributions and used them for personal expenses.