‘Page wanted people to feel valued”: Family, friends remember the life of prominent ‘Super Lawyer’ laid to rest Saturday
Family and friends laid to rest Saturday the prominent Georgia attorney who drowned Sunday afternoon while trying to save his teenage son from strong rip currents in St. Simons Island.
Judge grants Apple CEO Tim Cook a restraining order against Virginia woman accused of stalking him
Last week, a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge issued a temporary restraining order instructing the woman to stay at least 200 yards away from Cook, his residence, office and vehicle, among other places.washingtonpost.com
Capitol riot defendant once brutally attacked pregnant girlfriend: ‘I was afraid he was going to kill me’
Prosecutors emphatically objected to Ryan Samsel's release on Wednesday in a memorandum that laid out his history of violence and the failures of law enforcement to protect victims from his abuse.washingtonpost.com
Prosecutors: Neighbor of man charged with murder reported ‘eerie silence’ following fight and hearing roommate plead, ‘Stop, Anton! ... Drop it.’
A judge Friday denied bail for a West Rogers Park man accused of trying to conceal the body of his roommate who was fatally assaulted and found wrapped in a rug late last month.chicagotribune.com
Trump attorney rips off mic after questioning from CBSN anchor
Trump attorney rips off mic after questioning from CBSN anchor The Senate voted Saturday to acquit former President Donald Trump on a charge of inciting the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol. Following the vote, defense attorney Michael van der Veen joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the trial in a sometimes contentious interview.cbsnews.com
Convicted killer of police Cmdr. Paul Bauer sentenced to life in prison for 2018 downtown shooting
But Legghette’s attorney maintained that he shot in self-defense — that he did not know the person who was chasing him was a cop. He was even expected to testify in support of that theory, but at the last minute, declined to take the stand. That decision blew a hole in any self-defense argument, as only Legghette could have testified as to what happened at the bottom of the stairwell that day.chicagotribune.com
City releases information on arrests, attorney visits after legal aid group sues
Attorney visits to arrestees rose between 2013 and 2019, according to First Defense Legal Aid. In 2013, about 1 of every 500 arrestees got a lawyer while in police custody. That grew to 1 in 50 in 2018 and 2019. Every arrestee has the right to an attorney. Data released Tuesday showed that about 1.8% of arrestees availed themselves of that right, Solowiej said.chicagotribune.com
Attorney: Family says shooting was "tragedy of the most extreme"
Attorney: Family says shooting was "tragedy of the most extreme" Alan Shifman, an attorney for the family of Elliot Rodger, says the family believes the 22-year-old was the gunman who went on a shooting rampage near the University of California, Santa Barbara, killing six people and leaving several others injured before dying of a gunshot wound.cbsnews.com