Lawyer for Georgia man set for execution this week says doubts remain about his client's guilt

...because doubts remain about his guilt, his lawyers argue.Marcus Ray Johnson, who was convicted...request for a new trial.Johnson's lawyers argue the state's case was circumstantial...jacket, which corroborates his story, his lawyers argue. They also say no physical evidence...

Judge to hear Kinder Morgan pipeline appeal

...ATLANTA ? A judge will hear arguments from lawyers today in Kinder Morgan's appeal of...down to a few hours of debate between the lawyers.On one side is Jonathan Chally of the...multiple DOT cases. Adams may also hear from lawyers for environmental groups and some of the...

Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

...sentence after hearing from Brooks and lawyers for both sides Friday.The Atlanta Democrat...prison, plus restitution, while Brooks' lawyers asked for probation."This is a very...Brooks was not greedy or selfish, his lawyers said, but was a bad bookkeeper who unwisely...

Georgia sheriff indicted in shooting that he called an accident

...that happened while they were practicing police tactics.A lawyer for Hill did not immediately respond to an e-mail and phone...Hill re-enacted the shooting for the grand jury using his lawyer in place of McCord. Hill also read from a statement and answered...

2004 slaying at mobile home unsolved

...few details in the case, saying only that it appeared he was killed at the front door during what appeared to be robbery.A lawyer who represented the family in a civil suit against Brook view Holdings, the owners of the mobile home park, said Pantoja was...

3 charged in cyberattacks against US finance companies in largest-ever theft of consumer data

...in the New York indictment, but the companies aren't identified by name.A lawyer for Orenstein didn't immediately return a message seeking comment. A lawyer for Shalon couldn't immediately be reached.Bharara said law enforcement teamed...

Morris: I won't apologize for voicing objections

...nation. It owns an interest in or operates approximately 80,000 miles of pipelines. It has unlimited resources, an army of lawyers and consultants, and a massive public relations division to push its interests. But no marketing campaign can spin away the...

Popular 'Serial' podcast expands reach with Pandora

...another reason to tune in," Brian McAndrews said in a statement.In September, Maryland attorneys said Syed shouldn't be granted a new trial after his lawyer argued that cell tower data placing Syed near the murder scene was unreliable.

Kinder Morgan says DOT changed process midway in pipeline review

...may tell me there is a benefit to her having a car at college, but it's up to me to decide if there is a necessity."A lawyer for a group of landowners, including William S. Morris III, the owner of Morris Communications Co., parent company of The...

Questions raised about General Motors, government action in recall over thousands of car fires

...allow an open flame under the hood. "I can't imagine a scenario where that would be acceptable," he says.Erik Gordon, a lawyer and University of Michigan business professor, says the decision not to fix the leak shows that GM's culture was to find...