Attorney Anthony Chambers says he’s an alcoholic who drank as much as a bottle of Jack Daniels a day during the peak of his problems.
Dondre Byrd has been in prison for the last six years maintaining his innocence in a triple-homicide back in 2001 that included the death of a 14-year old.
A lawyer assisting the man known as the Detroit underwear bomber says a mandatory sentence of life in prison is unfair for a crime that didn’t hurt any passengers aboard an international flight.
Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, who pleaded guilty in a Christmas 2009 terror attack is requesting a new legal adviser.
The standby lawyer for Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab has waived his opening statement to jurors until later in the trial.
The “stand by” attorney for a Nigerian charged with trying to destroy an international flight with a bomb on behalf of al-Qaida, says he is disappointed with the jurors that were picked.
An attorney is asking for a new trial date in the case of a Nigerian accused of trying to blow up a Detroit-bound plane, this comes after federal prosecutors recently delivered more evidence in the case.
Federal prosecutors are fighting a request by a defense attorney for their evidence in the case against accused underwear bomber Umar Abdulmutallab.