Lawyer accused of stealing purchasers’ cash launched on bail

Attorney accused of stealing clients’ money released on bail

By Jonisayi Maromo 1h ago Share this article: shareTweetshareshareshareE-mailshare Pretoria – Pretoria North Court has granted Mola Attorneys’ Nkoemakae Mola bail of R10,000 for 15 fraud and 15 theft cases, the National Prosecutor’s Office said Thursday. “It is alleged that since 2019 Mola has defrauded potential homebuyers of over R2 million by posing as a … Read more

Jap Cape legal professional accused of fraud after shedding case launched on warning

Eastern Cape attorney accused of fraud after losing case released on warning

Cape Town – An Eastern Cape attorney was released on warning after appearing in the new Gqeberha court on fraud allegations, the Directorate of Priority Criminal Investigation (The Hawks) says. Chantal Arlene du Plessis, 46, faces more than R158,000 civil litigation charges, Hawks province spokeswoman Captain Yolisa Mgolodela said in a statement. Du Plessis allegedly … Read more

Police Unions Slam Westchester District Lawyer For Charging Off-Responsibility New Rochelle Cop Accused Of Tried Assault – CBS New York

Police Unions Slam Westchester District Attorney For Charging Off-Duty New Rochelle Cop Accused Of Attempted Assault – CBS New York

NEW ROCHELLE (CBSNewYork) – The decision to charge an off-duty New Rochelle police officer with attempted assault has opened a rift between the prosecution and police unions. Police union chairman Keith Olsen, lead signer of a statement representing police officers in nearly 50 departments, beats Westchester District Attorney Mimi Rocah on New Rochelle Det prosecution. … Read more

Ahmaud Arbery demise: Attorneys for the three White males accused of killing a Black Georgia jogger provide a stunning protection

Ahmaud Arbery death: Attorneys for the three White men accused of killing a Black Georgia jogger offer a surprising defense

[This story first aired on October 10, 2020. It was updated on June 19, 2021.] The viral video of Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery being chased and shot dead in Brunswick, Georgia, captured the attention of the nation. Now, as three White men — former law enforcement officer Gregory McMichael, his son Travis and neighbor William … Read more

Attorneys for man accused of stabbing Lincoln officer argue madness; jury finds him responsible | Crime and Courts

Attorneys for man accused of stabbing Lincoln officer argue insanity; jury finds him guilty | Crime and Courts

He asked the jury to convict him of the possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person, the double attack on an officer, and the use of a deadly weapon in the commission of a crime. Deputy Public Defender Kristi Egger said it was dramatic for the state to focus on the knife swinging … Read more

Tampa mother accused in daughter’s drowning was insane, attorneys say

Tampa mom accused in daughter’s drowning was insane, attorneys say

TAMPA – Attorneys for the woman accused of wading into the Hillsborough River with her 4 year old daughter and drowning the girl will argue she was insane at the time of the crime. Two mental health experts are ready to claim that Shakayla Denson did not know what she was doing or the consequences … Read more

Markeith Loyd’s legal professional accused of submitting ‘extreme’ authorized payments

Markeith Loyd’s attorney accused of submitting ‘excessive’ legal bills

ORLANDO, Fla. The attorney who represents accused murderer Markeith Loyd has not been paid to work on the case in nearly a year because a state agency objected to attorney’s “excessive” legal bills, according to News 6 records. In July 2018, a judge appointed attorney Terence Lenamon to defend Loyd on two separate death penalty … Read more

John Helms Dallas Prison Protection Lawyer Weighs in on North Texas Lawyer Accused in Drug Cash Laundering Scheme

John Helms Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney Weighs in on North Texas Attorney Accused in Drug Money Laundering Scheme

Dallas, TX, April 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – A prominent lawyer with a high-rise office in downtown Dallas has been arrested and charged with drug money laundering in an investigation. According to a federal criminal complaint, 51-year-old Ray Jackson was involved in an undercover DEA sting that laundered nearly $ 400,000. The complaint says the … Read more

Wilton lawyer accused of stealing $1.four million from shoppers

Wilton attorney accused of stealing $1.4 million from clients

WILTON – A lawyer who lives in the town of Wilton was arrested by state police Friday for stealing $ 1.4 million from a couple of clients she did legal work for. The State Police Department of Financial Crimes arrested 42-year-old Ellen K. Zwijacz for, among other things, grand first-degree theft, first-degree fraud, and two … Read more

Wrongfully Accused Former Inmate Sues Retired Officer

Wrongfully Accused Former Inmate Sues Retired Officer

The retired officer was charged with bribing witnesses to give false testimony that led to an unlawful conviction. Darren Rogers, father of three, spent fourteen months behind bars for murder before charges were dropped. Now he is filing a malicious prosecution lawsuit in the Philadelphia Common Pleas Court, stating that retired detective John Komorowski pressured … Read more