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  • Gilbert v. Third Dist. Court Judges

    21 Jul 2016 | 8:17 pm

    Attorney Donald Gilbert represented the Utah Down Syndrome Association and several of its founders in litigation between the Association and the Utah Down Syndrome Foundation, Inc. Gilbert filed this petition for extraordinary relief challenging (1) a 2008 district court judgment ordering Gilbert to disgorge $30,000 taken from Foundation bank accounts[…]

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  • In re Robert M.A. Nadeau

    21 Jul 2016 | 9:31 am

    The Committee on Judicial Responsibility and Disability filed a report against Probate Judge Robert Nadeau. The Committee alleged that Judge Nadeau violated the Maine Code of Judicial Conduct based on statements he made in a letter to counsel regarding a court proceeding in which he was a party and based[…]

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  • Robertson v. Butts

    20 Jul 2016 | 2:10 pm

    Fowler pleaded guilty in Indiana to unlawful possession of a firearm by a “serious violent felon” who was also a habitual offender. The judge sentenced him to 15 years’ imprisonment for the possession offense and 15 extra based on his criminal history. While his case was on appeal, the Supreme[…]

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  • Lightspeed Media Corp. v. Smith

    19 Jul 2016 | 3:31 pm

    On behalf of Lightspeed, which operates websites purveying online pornography, attorneys Hansmeier, Steele, and Duffy sued a John Doe defendant in Illinois state court under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, 18 U.S.C. 1030, then served ex parte subpoenas, demanding that Internet service providers (ISPs), provide personally identifiable information of[…]

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  • Murray v. Just In Case Bus. Lighthouse, LLC

    18 Jul 2016 | 10:59 am

    This case started out of a business dispute between respondent-cross-petitioner Just In Case Business Lighthouse, LLC (JIC) and petitioner-cross-respondent Patrick Murray. To prepare for the litigation, JIC hired Preston Sumner, a businessman with knowledge of business sales and valuation, as an advisor. Sumner agreed to help with the case in[…]

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