In case you were thinking about pursuing a new legal specialty, fertility fraud may be the new hot area!
Both gangs and cults promise their members the following: identity, belonging, meaning, validity, instruction, structure, and purpose as a group.
Without a license, he may be relegated to stealing boxed wine.
You knew this plea was coming but it’s still shocking to see such a prominent lawyer’s fall from grace.
The firm allegedly didn’t want to hire her until Paul Manafort got involved.
‘I never thought the judge was going to throw a three-year fricking sentence,’ Cohen said.
Why saddle these defendants with felony convictions when their behavior was not due to criminal intent, but rather, mental illness?
Because of the confrontational setting, the defendant perceives the victim as the enemy, not as a human being who deserves empathy and understanding.
Disbarred attorneys may apply for reinstatement, but it’s a long, hard slog to that end with no guarantee of success.
* “How Tough-on-Crime Prosecutors Contribute to Mass Incarceration.” My review of Emily Bazelon’s new book, Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration (affiliate link). [New …