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PLEA PRESSURE?

Before Joseph Fisher pled guilty to burglary and attempted rape (both in the first degree), he was supposedly told by a New York County Supreme Court judge that he would receive the "maximum sentence" ...
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UNDUE INFLUENCE, LACKED INFLUENCE

Ari Kramer, Executor of the Estate of Virginia Casey Bush, filed suit claiming that Virginia's relative, Irving, was "incompetent" when he entered into a 2002 transaction with Ioannis Danalis. ...
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ADULTEROUS PRIEST PREVAILS

According to our state's highest court, a priest who engaged in sexual relations with a female congregant didn't breach a fiduciary duty. Jane Doe sought marriage counseling which eventually led to an ...
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A HEARST BATTLE

In Hearst v. Hearst, John Randolph Hearst, Jr. fought to protect his family fortune and inheritance from his wife, Barbara Hearst, after she filed for divorce. John and Barbara were married in 1990, ...
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WAS RABBI'S TERMINATION KOSHER?

Rabbi Steven Lawrence was formerly employed by Empire Kosher Poultry, Inc. , a slaughterhouse under the kosher supervision of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America. Rabbi Lawrence ...
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THIEVERY WASN'T IN HIS JOB DESCRIPTION?

Is the Archdiocese responsible for the misconduct of its priests? The answer will depend on whether the individual's actions were perpetrated in furtherance of church business and within the ...
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SENIORS UNDER THE INFLUENCE: IT'S CURTAINS

Until a few weeks ago, life was going pretty well for a respected Trusts and Estates attorney. Edward F. Campbell, Jr. (Edward Jr.) owned a spectacular seven-bedroom house in the exclusive Long Island ...
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