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U.S. judge issues gag order in trial of former Trump adviser Stone

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Self-described “dirty trickster” Roger Stone will still be able to speak about his upcoming criminal trial under a gag order issued on Friday, but the U.judge handling the case warned the former adviser to Donald Trump that he might want to choose his words carefully.

Upstate Judge Sets Aside NY Bail Reform as Unconstitutional in Misdemeanor Case


Judge Thomas Marcelle objected to the bail reform law on separation-of-powers grounds, writing that the state legislature should not have interfered with judges’ ability to control how and when a defendant appears in court.A judge in Cohoes City Court in Albany County ruled Monday that New York’s bail reform law, which has been effect for just over a month, is unconstitutional as applied to a misdemeanor case in which the defendant had a history of failing to appear.

Former Town Judge Disbarred Over Ticket-Fixing Scheme

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The state Supreme Court has disbarred a lawyer who formerly served as a municipal judge in Monmouth County, criminally convicted of ticket-fixing and funneling funds to nine municipalities in an effort to curry favor from local officials.Want to continue reading?

Facebook must disclose app records for Massachusetts probe, judge rules

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc has been ordered by a Massachusetts judge to turn over material to the state’s attorney general about thousands of apps that the social media company suspected may have misused customer data.FILE PHOTO: A woman looks at the Facebook logo on an iPad in this photo illustration taken June 3, 2018.

Fate of XRP Cryptocurrency Market Now in Judge's Hands

If the class action against Ripple Labs proceeds, it would not only threaten to eliminate XRP’s utility as a currency, but it would upend and threaten to destroy "the $500 billion XRP market,” according to the financial tech company’s motion to dismiss.Want to continue reading?

U.S. judge opens Justice Department's T-Mobile/Sprint deal approval to comments

FILE PHOTO: A T-Mobile store is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.REUTERS/Carlo AllegriWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge who is set to assess the Justice Department’s approval of T-Mobile US’s plan to buy rival Sprint Corp said on Friday he would allow comments filed to the court about the $26 billion telecoms deal.

Judge cleared of assaulting hunt saboteurs vows to complain to DPP | Law

Mark Davies, 67, chairman of Barlow Hunt, damns conduct of Derbyshire police and CPS

File photograph of the 2009 Boxing Day hunt near Barlow in Derbyshire.The district judge Andrew Davison accepted his claims he had acted in self-defence to protect himself and his wife, saying: “Although there was a clearly aggressive reaction to Mr Robinson, Mr Davies did not seek in any shape or form to assault Mr Robinson while he was on top of him.

Dozens excused from Weinstein jury as lawyers seek judge's removal

Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Criminal Court for his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.Since 2017, more than 80 women, including many famous actresses, have accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct dating back decades.