Live: AG Bill Barr testifies before Congress

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Politics |    April 9, 2019 |    |   45 Hits

Attorney General Bill Barr is testifying to Congress for the first time since he released his summary of the Mueller Report. Barr is appearing to discuss the Department of Justice budget with the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee … Continue reading

Podcast: Low income tenants get free legal aid for housing court

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Politics |    April 3, 2019 |    |   70 Hits

A 74-year-old woman facing eviction from the one-bedroom Bronx apartment she has lived in for 30 years now has someone fighting on her side. She qualified for a first-ever program that provides free legal services to low income tenants facing … Continue reading

The legal implications of the Mueller report summary

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Politics |    March 25, 2019 |    |   99 Hits

Now that Robert Mueller has submitted his report to the Justice Department and Attorney General Bill Barr has released a summary to Congress and the public, what lies ahead for the investigations of the Trump administration that are still ongoing? … Continue reading

Video: Ed vs. Airplanes

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Politics |    March 20, 2019 |    |   130 Hits

First, it was cereal. Now, National Trial Lawyers member Ed Herman of Brown & Crouppen is taking on airline etiquette in his latest video. Ed has very specific opinions around airplanes and seating and flying and manners. Also, find out … Continue reading

Video: White House lawyers want to see Mueller report before Congress does

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Politics |    March 19, 2019 |    |   68 Hits

White House lawyers are expecting to get a first look at the Mueller report when it’s filed, but before Attorney General Bill Barr submits it to Congress, multiple sources tell CNN. Those expectations could set up a political battle over … Continue reading

Legal Services Corporation Optimistic About Bipartisan Support in Congress Despite White House Proposal to Defund

Politics |    March 18, 2019 |    |   40 Hits

The White House’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget proposal calls for defunding the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) for the third year in row. The budget appendix released today designates $18.2 million for costs to close LSC down. LSC remains optimistic about … Continue reading

News.Law with free daily legal news now available!

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Politics |    March 1, 2019 |    |   80 Hits

Busy lawyers looking for legal news have a new, free place to turn to get the latest updates, developments and analysis: News.Law. Created and curated by experienced attorney-journalist Larry Bodine, News.Law is a quick, easy way to get the legal … Continue reading

Congressional Leaders Unveil House and Senate Bills to End Forced Arbitration and Restore Workers’ and Consumers’ Rights

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Politics |    February 28, 2019 |    |   117 Hits

American Consumers and Workers Detail the Harm Caused by Forced Arbitration at Capitol Hill Press Conference Victim advocates from around the country joined Congressional leaders at a press conference to bring attention to the secretive, rigged system of forced arbitration … Continue reading

Video: Trump’s legal troubles extend beyond Mueller probe

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Politics |    February 26, 2019 |    |   113 Hits

President Trump is asking his legal team to stay on beyond the end of the Mueller investigation, according to The Daily Beast. That’s because the Southern District of New York isn’t limited in the scope of what it can investigate. … Continue reading

Human Trafficking Program Hosted by The Arthur D. Shores – Robert S. Vance American Inn of Court

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Politics |    February 6, 2019 |    |   115 Hits

The Arthur D. Shores – Robert S. Vance American Inn of Court is hosting a special presentation entitled Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: A Panel Discussion. The presentation will be held February 12th at the Hilton Garden Inn in … Continue reading