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LA School Board OKs Attorneys To Offer Free Legal Aid To Students At Risk Of Deportation

Staff attorneys will be allowed to voluntarily provide free legal services to unaccompanied minors who live within the district and are facing the threat of deportation.


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LA School Board Delays Decision On Legal Aid For Students Facing Deportation

Some school board members have signaled support for a plan to provide free legal aid to what officials say would be a “limited number” of students who are facing deportation.


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Judge Denies Katherine Jackson’s Request For New Trial Against AEG

A judge on Friday tentatively denied a motion by Katherine Jackson’s attorneys for a new wrongful death trial against concert promoter AEG Live.

CBS Los Angeles–01/03/2014

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Closing Arguments Begin In Jackson Family’s Wrongful Death Suit

Closing arguments began Tuesday morning in the high-profile wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of the late Michael Jackson against entertainment promoter AEG Live.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2013

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Attorneys Walking From San Diego To Sacramento To Fight For “Innocent” Clients

Four attorney’s are still fighting for their clients, whom they believe are innocent, out of court by walking 600 miles from San Diego to Sacramento to see to their release.


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Attorneys For Alleged LAUSD Abuse Victims To Detail ‘New Evidence’

Attorneys were also expected to lay out new policies and procedures they want implemented at schools nationwide to protect children in classrooms from sexual abuse.


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LA Homeless Stabbings Suspect Faces Mental Evaluation Hearing

Attorneys for the Los Angeles man accused of stabbing three homeless people while they slept asked to have him evaluated Thursday to find out if he’s psychologically fit to stand trial.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2012

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Defense Begins Its Case In Conrad Murray Trial

Defense attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray began their case Monday morning after they finished grilling a key prosecution expert.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/24/2011

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Lawyers Accused Of Scamming Desperate Homeowners In Bank Suits

California prosecutors have filed a major lawsuit against several lawyers and call center operators for allegedly running a nationwide scam to dupe desperate homeowners into paying thousands of dollars to join dubious lawsuits against the country’s largest banks.


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Jackson Doctor’s Defense Wants Jury Sequestered

An attorney for Michael Jackson’s doctor says the jury in his involuntary manslaughter trial should be sequestered to prevent contamination by TV pundits — specifically Nancy Grace.


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Jamie McCourt’s Attorneys Seek Dodgers Sale

Attorneys for former Los Angeles Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt have asked a judge to order the sale of the team in order to prevent a possible seizure of the club by Major League Baseball from her ex-husband.