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The Ultimate Loser In The Stormy Daniels Saga Could Prove To Be Trump's Lawyer

Below is my column on the expanding litigation over the Stormy Daniels controversy and specifically the precarious ethical position for Trump’s longtime counsel, Michael Cohen.  One interest development was the move by Daniels’ counsel (and my former research assistant) Michael Avenatti  1,106 more words

Criminal Law

Judge Slams Door On Further Lawsuits By 'Clock Boy' Family

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A judge has dismissed — this time, with prejudice — a lawsuit filed by the father of a Muslim boy arrested after taking a homemade clock to his school. 485 more words


Nikolas Cruz Stays Silent as Judge Charges Him With 34 Counts in Florida School Shooting

(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — The former student charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school last month remained silent in court on Wednesday and had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf as police released more recordings that captured the terror of the Valentine’s Day slayings. 489 more words

Florida Couple Sues Over Texas Shooting By Hunting Guides Blamed On Immigrants

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A Florida couple is seeking more than $1 million in damages from a group of hunting guides after a shooting at a remote Texas border camp that was first blamed on immigrants crossing the border from Mexico. 371 more words


Bus to Rally in DC Against Fake Clinics (CPCs) Telling Lies - 3/20/18

“What’s more important? The right to spread lies, fear and shame under the guise of free speech? Or the right of people seeking health care and counseling during pregnancy to receive accurate, unbiased, and comprehensive information from a licensed medical facility? 585 more words

Reproductive Rights

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Faces Federal Fraud Charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Holmes, a Stanford University dropout once billed as the “next Steve Jobs” has forfeited control Theranos, the blood testing startup she founded, and will pay $500,000 to settle charges that she oversaw a “massive fraud.” 509 more words


Denton County Sheriff Ashamed After “Arrest Of One Of Our Own”

DENTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Officials revealed Wednesday that a sergeant with the Denton County Sheriff’s Office has been arrested on child sex charges.

In a press release statement Sheriff Tracy Murphree said Patrol Sergeant West Jordan was arrested on Tuesday by the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children Unit. 125 more words