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Actress Amanda Bynes placed in psychiatric care: family lawyer

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Troubled former teen star Amanda Bynes has been placed in involuntary psychiatric care, her family’s attorney said on Friday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Michael Brown shooting: Family lawyer suggests 18-year-old was ‘surrendering’ – The Independent

The Independent Michael Brown shooting: Family lawyer suggests 18-year-old was 'surrendering'The IndependentAnxiety and anger were still combining in a toxic cocktail in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson on Monday night as demands for the arrest of a police officer … Continue reading

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BC lawyer sues his Vietnamese bride saying she ditched him for Canadian visa – Hamilton Spectator

National Post BC lawyer sues his Vietnamese bride saying she ditched him for Canadian visaHamilton SpectatorKAMLOOPS, B.C. First came love, then came marriage, then came the lawsuit by a Kamloops, B.C., lawyer who says his Vietnamese bride ditched him after … Continue reading

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China arrests civil rights lawyer

Human rights groups protested at the weekend over the arrest of Chinese civil rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang, the prominent civil rights lawyer Asia homepage

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UK lawyer says ‘hundreds’ ready for bitcoin class action

By Lionel Laurent PARIS (Reuters) – More than 400 people have signaled they would join a class action against Mt. Gox, the world's biggest marketplace for the digital currency bitcoin before its abrupt collapse, British-based law firm Selachii said. It … Continue reading

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Lawyer sues over portrayal as degenerate ‘Rugrat’ in ‘Wolf of Wall Street’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A lawyer has sued Paramount Pictures and the makers of “The Wolf of Wall Street” for $ 25 million in damages, saying he is portrayed as a toupee-wearing, degenerate drug user in the Oscar-nominated film. Reuters: … Continue reading

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SEC claims drunk lawyer had insider tipple

The SEC case claims Tibor Klein, a New York investment adviser, allegedly bought King Pharmaceuticals shares after learning about a takeover proposal over dinner Asia homepage

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Timing of renewed allegations against Woody Allen ‘suspect’: lawyer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Woody Allen’s lawyer defended the filmmaker on Tuesday after renewed allegations of sexual abuse by his adopted daughter, Dylan Farrow, and questioned the timing of her comments. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Microsoft lawyer suggests non-U.S. data storage for overseas users: FT

Microsoft Corp's head lawyer has suggested that overseas customers will be allowed to have their personal data stored in non-U.S. data centers, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. A Microsoft spokesperson declined further comment on the remarks that Brad Smith, … Continue reading

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Lawyer fined for revealing pseudonymous author was JK Rowling

LONDON (Reuters) – A lawyer who blew JK Rowling’s cover when she wrote a detective novel under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith has been fined 1,000 pounds ($ 1,650) and received a written warning from a British legal watchdog. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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