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lawyer

1. a member of the legal profession, esp a solicitor
2. a popular name for burbot (a fish)
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The law enforcement officers said they invited Jalilov to police station in the presence of his defense lawyer and there was no violation of the law during the interview.
Abbe Smith, for example, suggests that this suspension of belief is "one of the most important things a defense lawyer can offer a client accused of a terrible crime.
The defense lawyer also showed excerpts of a newspaper interview in which Hamade said the STL indictment showed Hezbollah's complicity in Hariri's assassination.
As 2014 approaches, Texas district and county attorneys are preparing to implement a new law that aims to prevent wrongful convictions by requiring prosecutors to open their files to defense lawyers.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Supreme Court of Appeals continued to hear arguments on Tuesday from defense lawyers in the Balyoz (Sledgehammer) case of more than 300 military officers convicted of involvement in a failed plot to overthrow the government in 2003.
In all 81 Perry Mason novels, Gardner drove deep a portrayal of criminal defense lawyers as ethical, hardworking, and dedicated to the cause of justice.
RAMALLAH, May 3, 2012 (WAFA) - A group composed of prosecutors from the Palestinian Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC), judges from the Corruption Crimes Court (CCC) and five defense lawyers concluded a workshop on corruption case preparation in Ramallah, a EUPOL COPPS press release said Thursday.
And, to the extent there may be truth in it, that's all the more reason for defense lawyers to join the ISBA and make their voices heard and their votes count.
One friend, under cross-examination by defense lawyer Stephanie Page, acknowledged that Rachel had complained that they had no privacy for having sex in her mother's house.
What: James Woods stars as a charismatic defense lawyer working for L.
How much of a difference can a good, effective defense lawyer make in a capital case?
Has the issue of who a defense lawyer represents been decided as a matter of law in my state?

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