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2014-07-17 23:02:15

Mr. Falkowitz will continue his work as Managing Attorney while working as Village of East Hills Village Prosecutor. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Gary Falkowitz, a Managing Attorney at the law firm, Parker Waichman LLP, has been appointed a Village Prosecutor by the Village of East Hills, which is located on Long Island’s North Shore in Nassau County. The appointment was made on July 15, 2014. In this new role, Mr. Falkowitz will be overseeing the prosecution of New...

2014-07-16 16:20:57

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BackgroundAlmost ten years ago Candice Anderson lost control of her 2004 Saturn Ion while driving down a county road in East Texas. Candice's fiance, Gene Mikale Erickson was her passenger that day and died when their vehicle left the roadway and collided, head-on, into a nearby grove of trees. Both Candice and Mikale's airbags failed to deploy due to the sub-standard ignition switch GM knowingly installed in millions of...

2010-07-22 09:00:00

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In regards to a press release Issued by ACOSA, an Ex-Subsidiary of Grupo Simec (NYSE: SIM, BMV: SIMEC) on July 16 2010, Miguel Angel Rubio from Motormexa made the following clarifications. 1. Since the year 2003 and until October of the year 2006, ACOSA was a subsidiary of Grupo Simec and during that entire term Mr. Rufino Vigil Gonzalez was the Chairman of the Board and legal representative of Grupo Simec and of ACOSA. 2. The documents...

2009-07-16 13:58:10

A veteran Los Angeles County prosecutor has resigned after discussing on television a possible legal case stemming from Michael Jackson's death. Robin Sax Katzenstein -- who was on leave from the district attorney's sex crimes division to promote her new book -- quit her post after catching heat from her superiors about her appearance last week as a panelist on a Larry King Live segment about the Jackson case, The Los Angeles Times said. Prosecutors are barred from talking about cases that...

2008-07-14 06:00:38

By Drew Brooks, The Fayetteville Observer, N.C. Jul. 14--CLINTON -- Sampson County investigators looking into the fatal overdose by a 12-year-old have finished their investigation and turned the case over to the district attorney. Capt. Julian Carr with the Sampson County Sheriff's Office said District Attorney Dewey Hudson Jr.'s office would determine whether any charges would be filed. Hudson, who also represents Onslow, Jones and Duplin counties, was out of the office and did not...

2008-07-10 12:00:00

By Kevin Johnson The family of JonBenet Ramsey has been formally cleared of any role in the 6-year-old's 1996 murder, a Colorado prosecutor announced Wednesday, citing newly discovered DNA evidence. The Christmastime slaying triggered a global media frenzy and a controversial investigation that long focused on the child's parents, John and Patsy Ramsey, and JonBenet's brother, Burke. Boulder, Colo., District Attorney Mary Lacy said in a statement Wednesday that DNA evidence recovered from...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.