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A majority of Americans (58 percent) say the U.S. needs a third political party because the existing Republican and Democratic parties are doing “such a poor job” representing the people.   (credit: Stefan Zaklin/Getty Images)

D.C. Lawyer Says Congress Wants Control of Spending

Even though he personally supports giving the District of Columbia more power over its local budget, the city’s attorney general told a federal appeals court Friday that Congress has made clear that it wants to maintain control of the purse strings.

10/17/2014

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Army Lawyer Accused of Sexual Assault

The Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases, a defense official said Thursday.

03/06/2014

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Maryland Case Could Lead to Lawyers at Bail Hearings

In Maryland each year, thousands of defendants appear before court commissioners — not judges — who set their bail without an attorney present.

03/02/2014

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Md. Court to Reconsider Bail Hearing Requirement

Maryland’s highest court will take a second look at whether to require a lawyer at every defendant’s initial bail hearing.

01/23/2014

The Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said Tuesday that he has sent an official invitation to the National Security Agency leaker's father to visit Russia and help his fugitive son decide his next steps. (KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawyer: Snowden’s Father Invited To Visit Russia

The Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said Tuesday that he has sent an official invitation to the National Security Agency leaker’s father to visit Russia and help his fugitive son decide his next steps.

08/06/2013

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Virginia Taxpayers Foot Legal Bill for Gov. McDonnell Investigation

Virginia taxpayers owe $53,530 in lawyers’ bills to a private law firm that took over an investigation of Gov. Bob McDonnell’s gifts from a political donor and businessman.

07/29/2013

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Levy Case Transcripts, Documents To Be Made Public

Attorneys are returning to court for a hearing in the case of murdered Washington intern Chandra Levy.

07/29/2013

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Md. Lawmakers Aim To Curb Requirement Of Public Defenders At Bail Hearings

Measures advanced Tuesday that would repeal a Maryland law requiring that poor defendants have a public defender present when district court commissioners are setting their bail.

02/28/2012

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A. Scott Bolden Tries To Clear Up Albert’s Situation

Haynesworth’s lawyer, A. Scott Bolden, most recent run in with the law that happened at the W hotel in DC.

106.7 The Fan–05/10/2011

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