Domenici acknowledges call to fired U.S. attorney
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New Mexico Sen. Pete Domenici acknowledged Sunday that he called a federal prosecutor to ask about a criminal investigation, but insisted he never pressured nor threatened his states U.S. attorney.
Paul Blumenthal: Domenici and Wilson Involved in Attorney Purge?
Back at the beginning of the year the Justice Department announced that it was replacing seven U.S. Attorneys in an unprecedented move. The Attorney purge was able to take place due to a provision allowing the Justice Department to unilaterally replace U.S. Attorneys for any reason that was snuck into the PATRIOT Act reauthorization by Senator Arlen Specter (R-PA). McClatchy Newspapers ...
U.S. attorney puts heat on Trenton
The waiting room of the U.S. Attorneys Office in Newark, N.J., is dreary in the way typical of old government buildings, but an arresting reminder of the power of this place hangs along one of the walls.
Former Arizona attorney general to speak in SV
SIERRA VISTA — Grant Woods, former Arizona attorney general, will speak at the March 23 at the 1200 Club dinner meeting. Woods served as Arizona’s attorney general from 1991-1999.
Myer Feldman, attorney and adviser to two presidents
Bethesda, Md.- Myer Feldman, an attorney and adviser to two presidents, a businessman and a founding board member of the Special Olympics, died March 1. He was 92.
Senator Called U.S. Attorney
Sen. Domenici says that he regrets inquiring about status of ongoing corruption probe of Democrats.
Attorney arrested on drug charges
Vidalia — Practicing Miss-Lou attorney Robert E. Clark was arrested on drug charges Saturday.
Natchez attorney attends conference
NATCHEZ — City Attorney Everett Sanders was in Washington, D.C., last weekend. Sanders was at the Democratic National Committee conference as a representative for the state.
Clinton attorney Junkert continues lawsuit against DeWitt County, sheriff
SPRINGFIELD - A federal lawsuit filed by a Clinton attorney against DeWitt County and DeWitt County Sheriff Roger Massey should not be dismissed, according to arguments filed Wednesday.
Attorney Allowed to Quit Representing Trucker Accused in Fatal Accident
(AP) A judge is letting a defense attorney end his representation of a trucker accused of causing a crash that killed five people from Taylor University in Indiana.