http://www.sharon4judge.blogspot.com/ Why should the Taxpayers Pay for Judicial Employment when We the People apparantly are denied the Employment of Judge in "their BAR of ExclusiveFranchise
If MN is to balance the Budget Let the Courts Support themselves, instead of on the BACKS of the POOR
Look at the www.lesliedavis.org show with the WALL OF SHAME
Alabama court begins hearing shareholder lawsuit against ex-HealthSouth CEO
[JURIST] Alabama's Jefferson County Circuit Court [official website] on Monday began hearing a $2.6 billion derivative lawsuit brought by HealthSouth [corporate website] shareholders against company founder and former CEO Richard Scrushy [defense website; JURIST news archive] for his alleged role in an accounting fraud scheme at the company. The shareholders claim that Scrushy encouraged others ... [more].
Posted by Devin Montgomery on May 12, 2009, 10:27 am
Federal judge sentenced for lying in sexual harassment investigation
[JURIST] US District Judge Samuel Kent [official profile] was sentenced Tuesday to 33 months in prison for obstruction of justice [18 USC Â§ 1512(c)(2) text] for lying to a judicial panel [Fifth Circuit materials] investigating sexual harassment allegations against him. Kent was also ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and $6,550 in restitution as part of a plea agreement [text, PDF; JURIST report] in ... [more].
Posted by Devin Montgomery on May 12, 2009, 9:27 am
New York lawyer pleads guilty in $400 million investment scheme
[JURIST] New York lawyer Mark Dreier pleaded guilty Monday in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York [official website] to fraud charges for perpetrating a scheme that cost investors more than $400 million. Appearing before Judge Jed Rakoff, Dreier pleaded guilty [WSJ report] to charges of conspiracy to commit securities and wire fraud, securities fraud, wire fraud, and money... [more].
Posted by Jaclyn Belczyk on May 12, 2009, 8:30 am