Category: Attorney

Kyle Rittenhouse Attorney Threatens to Sue Joe Biden for False ‘White Supremacist’ Accusation
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Kyle Rittenhouse Attorney Threatens to Sue Joe Biden for False ‘White Supremacist’ Accusation

Lin Wood, an attorney for 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse, threatened to sue former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday on behalf of his client for defamation after Biden tweeted a video that identified Rittenhouse as a white supremacist. There is no evidence that Rittenhouse is a white supremacist. He currently faces murder charges in Kenosha, Wisconsin,…

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U.S. Attorney for District of Oregon Issues Warning Ahead of Protests
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U.S. Attorney for District of Oregon Issues Warning Ahead of Protests

Nathan Howard/Getty Images Billy J. Williams, U.S. Attorney for the District of Oregon, issued a statement ahead of what is expected to be a weekend of clashing protests in Portland, vowing that “there will be consequences for acts of violence.” Dueling protests are expected to take place in Portland on Saturday. The Proud Boys, a right-wing…

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U.S. Attorney: Military Ballots Cast for Trump Found Discarded in PA
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U.S. Attorney: Military Ballots Cast for Trump Found Discarded in PA

UPDATE: The U.S. Attorney’s Office Middle District of Pennsylvania has issued an updated statement Thursday regarding the discovery of discarded military mail-in ballots in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania that were cast for President Donald Trump. Of the nine ballots that were discarded and then recovered, 7 were cast for presidential candidate Donald Trump. Two of the discarded ballots…

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NY Attorney General Seeks to Dissolve NRA – Breitbart
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NY Attorney General Seeks to Dissolve NRA – Breitbart

(AP) — New York’s attorney general sued the National Rifle Association on Thursday, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that high-ranking executives diverted millions of dollars for lavish personal trips, no-show contracts for associates and other questionable expenditures. Attorney General Letitia James’ lawsuit, filed in state court in…

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Watch: Attorney General William Barr Testifies at House Hearing
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Watch: Attorney General William Barr Testifies at House Hearing

U.S. Attorney General William Barr is testifying on Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee at a hearing that is being billed as oversight of the Department of Justice. Fox News obtained Barr’s prepared remarks and reported: When U.S. Attorney General William Barr appears before the House Judiciary Committee for the first time Tuesday, he plans…

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Attorney General William Barr Warns States, Local Governments to Respect Religious Freedom
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Attorney General William Barr Warns States, Local Governments to Respect Religious Freedom

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images U.S. Attorney General William Barr issued a warning Monday to state and local governments not to infringe on fundamental freedoms and civil rights in their enforcement of coronavirus restrictions, specifically warning against religious discrimination. In a memorandum to all U.S. attorneys, Barr began by noting that he had previously urged prosecutors to…

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NY attorney general calls out Amazon’s ‘inadequate’ COVID-19 measures and ‘chilling’ labor policies
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NY attorney general calls out Amazon’s ‘inadequate’ COVID-19 measures and ‘chilling’ labor policies

The New York attorney general’s office reportedly sent a sternly-worded letter to Amazon telling the company that the measures it has taken regarding the COVID-19 pandemic “are so inadequate that they may violate several provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act,” and firing outspoken workers sends “a threatening message to other employees.” The letter,…

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Attorney Sophie Alcorn answers readers’ immigration questions
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Attorney Sophie Alcorn answers readers’ immigration questions

We had a great time hosting noted immigration attorney Sophie Alcorn on a live conference call with Extra Crunch members earlier this week. Sophie writes our “Dear Sophie” column, where she answers questions about immigration status, particularly for founders and others in the tech ecosystem who want to work in the United States. In our…

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‘Whistleblower’ Attorney Mark S. Zaid Tweeted: ‘Coup Has Started’ | Breitbart
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‘Whistleblower’ Attorney Mark S. Zaid Tweeted: ‘Coup Has Started’ | Breitbart

Mark S. Zaid, the attorney representing the so-called “whistleblower” in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, tweeted in 2017 that the “coup has started,” adding that “impeachment will follow ultimately.” #coup has started. First of many steps. #rebellion. #impeachment will follow ultimately. #lawyers https://t.co/FiNBQo6v0S — Mark S. Zaid (@MarkSZaidEsq) January 31, 2017 Zaid was…

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Report: U.S. Attorney Urges Charges Against Andrew McCabe
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Report: U.S. Attorney Urges Charges Against Andrew McCabe

U.S. Attorney Jessie Liu recommended moving forward with charges against former FBI Director Andrew McCabe, according to a report released Thursday. Fox News reported Thursday that a source close to McCabe’s legal team said that they have received an email from the Department of Justice (DOJ), which reportedly said that the agency rejected their appeal.…

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