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The lawyer accused of being a fixer for the Mexican Mafia
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The lawyer accused of being a fixer for the Mexican Mafia

Sheriff’s deputies led Luis Garcia from his cell to the visiting room at Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles. The man waiting on the other side of the glass partition introduced himself as Gabriel. “I’m here for…,” the man said, then raised his palm to the glass. To Garcia, a gang member who has...

Weinstein lawyer presses woman over absence of rape evidence
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Weinstein lawyer presses woman over absence of rape evidence

LOS ANGELES — An attorney for Harvey Weinstein peppered a woman with questions Wednesday on the lack of forensic evidence that the movie magnate raped her in 2013, or that he was even at the hotel where she says the assault occurred. “You don’t have any physical evidence to present to this jury that any...

Deshaun Watson lawyer slams new lawsuit with evidence against accuser
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Deshaun Watson lawyer slams new lawsuit with evidence against accuser

The attorney for Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has fired back at the latest lawsuit against his client by filing several exhibits in court that appear to undermine the lawsuit’s claims, including that Watson pressured the plaintiff into oral sex at a hotel in Houston in December 2020.   Rusty Hardin, the attorney, also is...

Former Trump Lawyer Warned About Inaccurate Voter Fraud Claims: Axios
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Former Trump Lawyer Warned About Inaccurate Voter Fraud Claims: Axios

Eric Herschmann, a former White House lawyer, was concerned about a sworn statement Trump ultimately signed. An email obtained by Axios shows the lawyer warned against signing off false claims of voter fraud. Herschmann once asked the architect of the election scheme if he was “out of his effing mind.” Loading Something is loading. Thanks...

Report: Kanye West hires Johnny Depp lawyer Camille Vasquez
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Report: Kanye West hires Johnny Depp lawyer Camille Vasquez

Kanye West has reportedly hired Johnny Depp’s defamation trial attorney Camille Vasquez to represent his business interests amid his brewing public-image and business crises. The rapper-entrepreneur, who legally changed his name to Ye a year ago, is said to have retained national law firm Brown Rudnick to represent him as his contracts and deals evaporate...

Trump lawyer Eric Herschmann warned against signing flawed Georgia lawsuit
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Trump lawyer Eric Herschmann warned against signing flawed Georgia lawsuit

Screenshot of email conversation between Eric Herschmann and Cleta Mitchell, obtained and redacted by Axios A senior White House lawyer expressed concerns to President Trump’s advisers and attorneys about the president signing a sworn court statement verifying inaccurate evidence of voter fraud, according to emails from December 2020 obtained by Axios. Why it matters: The...

Facial recognition used in arrest of 9/11 conspiracy theory lawyer accused of trying to disarm officer on Jan. 6
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Facial recognition used in arrest of 9/11 conspiracy theory lawyer accused of trying to disarm officer on Jan. 6

WASHINGTON — The FBI on Thursday arrested a New York lawyer who is accused of trying to disarm an officer protecting the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot, law enforcement sources told NBC News. John O’Kelly of East Williston, New York, faces two felony charges — assaulting, resisting or impeding officers, and civil disorder...