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‘He cared when no one did’: Filipino human rights lawyer Chito Gascón dies of Covid

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José Luis Martín C Gascón used a walking stick to carry out his duties as the Philippines’ “courageous” human rights lawyer, a result of living with with diabetes and the wound it left on his right foot. But in the wo...

Aung San Suu Kyi’s lawyer says he has been barred from speaking about her case

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The head lawyer representing Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi has said that authorities in the military-ruled country have imposed a gag order on him because they said his communications could cause instabilit...

‘They wanted to kill me’: the lawyer taking on police brutality in Kenya

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When the police started shooting at David Makara in his home town of Nyahururu, in Kenya, he ran before quickly collapsing. Two bullets had hit him – one in his right arm, one in his hip – but he only realised when he...

Lawyer Steven Donziger gets six-month sentence for contempt in Chevron battle

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Steven Donziger, the US indigenous rights campaigner and lawyer who spent decades battling the energy firm Chevron over pollution in the Ecuadorian rainforest, was sentenced to six months’ imprisonment on Friday for c...

Clinton lawyer charged with lying to FBI during Trump-Russia inquiry

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An attorney who represented Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign was indicted on Thursday for lying to the FBI. The development was part of special counsel John Durham’s ongoing examination of the origins of t...

South Carolina lawyer, whose wife and son were shot dead, shot on rural road

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In the latest bizarre twist to a South Carolina murder case that has captured attention across the US, a lawyer from a prominent family who found his wife and son shot dead at their home in June was injured on Saturda...

Worth review – a moral maze for 9/11 victims’ lawyer

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Michael Keaton’s attorney Ken Feinberg reminds his Georgetown college students that they’re studying law, not philosophy. And though this stolid drama, based on a true case, begins as a procedural, about systems, proc...

Prince Andrew cannot ignore US court case, says accuser’s lawyer

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Prince Andrew cannot hide behind his wealth and power from allegations he sexually abused a child, a lawyer for his accuser has said, warning the duke that he risks a “default judgment” if he ignores the civil case br...

Lawyer Steven Donziger found guilty of withholding evidence in Chevron case

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Steven Donziger, the lawyer who has spearheaded a lengthy fight against Chevron over pollution in the Amazon rainforest, has been found guilty of criminal contempt by a US federal judge in the latest twist in his deca...

Who is Britney Spears’ new celebrity lawyer, Mathew Rosengart?

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In her attempts to force the termination of the strict legal arrangement controlling her life and career, Britney Spears has enlisted the help of a high-powered Hollywood lawyer. Mathew Rosengart, 58, was confirmed as...

Britney Spears’s court-appointed lawyer asks to resign from conservatorship

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Britney Spears’s court-appointed lawyer has asked to resign from the conservatorship that has controlled her life for 13 jare. The news of lawyer Samuel D Ingham’s decision to step down comes after the singer’s emoti...

TV vanaand: the civil rights lawyer elected Philadelphia’s top lawman

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A remarkable eight-part series from Storyville, following the election of outsider and progressive prosecutor Larry Krasner to become district attorney of Philadelphia – a city with one of the highest incarceration r...

Is Biden’s appointment of a pioneering young lawyer bad news for big tech?

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A flashback: it’s Wednesday 29 Julie 2020. I’m sitting glued to the US TV network C-Span, which is relaying – live – a hearing of the House of Representatives subcommittee on antitrust, commercial and administrative la...

Michael Avenatti: prosecutors seek long prison sentence for corrupt lawyer

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Prosecutors have urged a judge to impose a “very substantial” prison sentence on Michael Avenatti for trying to extort millions of dollars from the sports giant Nike. Prosecutors noted in a Manhattan federal court sub...

Ghislaine Maxwell subjected to raw sewage in New York jail, lawyer says

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Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite fighting federal sex trafficking charges in New York, remains subjected to raw sewage, water deprivation, “hyper-surveillance” by overbearing guards and other unacceptable trea...

Biloela family not approached about resettlement in US or New Zealand, lawyer says

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New Zealand and the United States are the two options being considered for the resettlement of a Tamil family from Biloela in Queensland who have been detained on Christmas Island since 2019. While government minister...

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