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The State Bar seized the Livermore practice of Robin Groth-Hill, aka Robin Hill, doing business as California Legal Services, announced Chief Trial Counsel George Cardona today. After receiving multiple complaints that she performed legal services and duties only a licensed California attorney can perform, the Office of Chief Trial Counsel (OCTC) obtained an interim ruling

Law & Crime The families of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims are asking a federal bankruptcy court to liquidate conspiracy theorist Alex Jones‘ far-right media company to help him pay out the $1.5 billion judgment levied against him for his repeated defamatory statements about the 2012 mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, including his false claim that the tragedy was

According to Amnesty International’s annual death penalty report for 2023, 16 countries carried out the 1,153 known executions last year, constituting the lowest number of executing countries on record with the organization but the highest recorded execution numbers since 2015. The 31% global increase in recorded executions is attributable to the 48% rise in executions

Source: NASA Header Image Cassi Meyer, attorney-adviser for the NASA Office of the General Counsel, is pictured at her home office in Cleveland, where she supports NASA’s efforts to collaborate with commercial industry at NASA’s Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. NASA/Cassi Meyer Cassi Meyer can certainly testify that the nontraditional path taken

ABC news Australia In short: Julian Assange’s legal adviser Jennifer Robinson says US President Joe Biden should now drop the WikiLeaks founder’s extradition case after rival Donald Trump expressed support. Australia has lobbied the US to end the case against Mr Assange, who is appealing extradition after five years in London detention. What’s next? Ms Robinson says she

City AM City law firm Mayer Brown’s head of pro bono has been selected to stand as a Conservative candidate in Holborn and St Pancras, the home turf of the Labour leader. It was revealed on Monday that the Tory party has chosen lawyer Mehreen Malik to compete in the upcoming election on 4 July, where she’ll challenge Sir Keir Starmer. Malik

OCCRP A Belgrade judge and her husband have sued reporters of the Serbian investigative outlet and OCCRP partner KRIK for publishing her name and position in a database created in 2020 to enhance transparency within Serbia’s judiciary and provide precise information to citizens about its functioning. “This is a direct hit, I guess for one