Russell trial may face delay after defense lawyer admits he took a prosecutor job

Russell trial may face delay after defense lawyer admits he took a prosecutor job
The embezzlement case against Timothy Russell, a former top aide to Gov. Scott Walker, hit a stumbling block Friday when Russell's lawyer admitted he had accepted a job as a prosecutor without disclosing that to Russell, Milwaukee County prosecutors or …
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Lawyer: Ex-NY crane inspector on trial a scapegoat
NEW YORK – A defense lawyer says a former New York City crane inspector charged with lying about examining a rig that later collapsed and killed seven people is being scapegoated for the disaster. Summations began Wednesday in Edward Marquette's …
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Defense attorneys seek to suppress statements in Ramapo rape case
NEW CITY — Defense lawyers will begin making their case Tuesday that a Rockland Family Court judge should suppress police statements from four boys accused of sexually abusing two girls last month over a period of several days inside a Chestnut Ridge …
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PFGBest CEO does not have money for private defense: lawyer
CHICAGO (Reuters) – PFGBest CEO Russell Wasendorf Sr., the futures brokerage chief who last week confessed to defrauding customers of more than $ 100 million, does not have the money to hire a private lawyer, the attorney Wasendorf intended to hire for …
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