St Louis prosecutor considers charges against lawyer couple who brandished firearms at protesters

The leading St. Louis city prosecutor is considering pressing charges against a Missouri lawyer couple after they were seen brandishing guns at protesters outside their $1.15million mansion.  Mark McCloskey, 63, and his wife Patricia McCloskey, 61, were seen in multiple videos and photos on Sunday evening touting an AR-15 rifle and a handgun as protesters marched.  … Read more St Louis prosecutor considers charges against lawyer couple who brandished firearms at protesters

Bolton’s lawyer argues it’s TOO LATE for the Trump administration to ban blockbuster book

A federal judge seemed skeptical he could block the sale of John Bolton’s tell-all book, ‘The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir,’ because the ‘horse is out of the barn.’  Federal District Judge Royce Lamberth, a Reagan appointee, heard arguments Friday over Zoom from Bolton’s lawyer Charles Cooper and Deputy Assistant Attorney General David Morrell, … Read more Bolton’s lawyer argues it’s TOO LATE for the Trump administration to ban blockbuster book

Senior CPS lawyer is being probed by bosses over petition calling for Nelson Mandela statue removal

Senior CPS lawyer is being probed by her employers after petition set up by far-right group Britain First calling for Nelson Mandela statue to be removed is posted on her Facebook page Kim Kendall, 59, was reported to bosses after the appeal went on her timeline The petition says the statue of the freedom fighter … Read more Senior CPS lawyer is being probed by bosses over petition calling for Nelson Mandela statue removal

City lawyer is caught on Zoom saying Amanda Staveley is ‘obviously lying’ in her High Court battle

A top city lawyer has been caught on Zoom saying that the financier Amanda Staveley is ‘obviously lying’ in her High Court battle with Barclays over a £7million deal.  The unnamed lawyer’s comments were accidentally aired after Ms Staveley’s first day in court for cross-examination. The trial over her lawsuit against Barclays is being livestreamed.    … Read more City lawyer is caught on Zoom saying Amanda Staveley is ‘obviously lying’ in her High Court battle

Thomas Lane’s lawyer blames George Floyd for staying in car

The lawyer for rookie cop Thomas Lane has blamed George Floyd for not getting out of the car during his arrest as the officer’s family has set up a fundraiser to pay his legal fees. In a tense stand-off with Chris Cuomo on Cuomo Prime Time Monday night, Lane’s attorney Earl Gray said Floyd shouldn’t … Read more Thomas Lane’s lawyer blames George Floyd for staying in car

George Floyd’s family lawyer sends ‘urgent’ request for the UN to intervene in the investigation

The lawyer representing the family of George Floyd has urged the United Nations to intervene in the investigation of the black man’s police-related slaying.  Attorney Ben Crump has written an ‘urgent appeal’, asking the UN to encourage the US to press federal criminal charges against four Minneapolis officers involved when Floyd, 46, was killed while being … Read more George Floyd’s family lawyer sends ‘urgent’ request for the UN to intervene in the investigation

Piers Morgan rages at lawyer for one of four Minneapolis cops charged with George Floyd’s murder

Piers Morgan has delivered a telling interview with the lawyer of one of the Minnepolis cops who stood by as George Floyd was killed.  The car crash interview saw lawyer Earl Gray slam down his laptop after arguing the innocence of his client Thomas Lane, 37, on Good Morning Britain today. Mr Gray is defending Lane … Read more Piers Morgan rages at lawyer for one of four Minneapolis cops charged with George Floyd’s murder

Lawyer who charged Caroline Flack with assault says CPS was right to prosecute

The lawyer who charged Caroline Flack with assault has defended his decision to press on with the case and insisted he made the right decision.   Former chief prosecutor Ed Beltrami has spoken out about his decision to pursue a trial, four months after the 40-year-old star was found dead in her home. Mr Beltrami claimed … Read more Lawyer who charged Caroline Flack with assault says CPS was right to prosecute

Piers Morgan slams Donald Trump’s ‘unhinged’ lawyer Rudy Giuliani as pair clash on GMB

Rudy Giuliani’s defence of Donald Trump on Good Morning Britain descended into an explosive row with Piers Morgan today, culminating in the former mayor of New York City appearing to tell the presenter he ‘f***** up’ and Mr Morgan calling him ‘unhinged’ in return. Mr Giuliani, who led New York City in the wake of … Read more Piers Morgan slams Donald Trump’s ‘unhinged’ lawyer Rudy Giuliani as pair clash on GMB

Family lawyer predicts a surge in divorce applications once lockdown is lifted

Talking through a day in her life, Claire says she sets her alarm at 5.45am – the same time as when she was travelling into London – starts her day with pilates, before putting together all the home schooling exercises for the day.   After getting the boys up early for breakfast and settled for ‘school’ by 8.30am, … Read more Family lawyer predicts a surge in divorce applications once lockdown is lifted