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36th District Court (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Ex-Detroit Lawyer Loses Appeal Over ‘Ghetto’ Remark

A former top lawyer for the city of Detroit who lost her job for describing a local court as “ghetto” has lost an appeal over her dismissal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

Joseph Gentz (facebook photo)

Gentz Gets Lawyer In Jane Bashara Murder Case

Attorney Susan Reed is now the court-appointed lawyer for Joseph Gentz, who told Grosse Pointe Park investigators he was paid to kill Jane Bashara.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

Wayne County Exec. Robert Ficano speaks about the severance issue (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Ficano Denied Additional Cash For Legal Costs In FBI Probe

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano’s request to extend a contract with an outside law firm dealing with federal subpoenas has been turned down by commissioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

Sex assault victim who was jailed for her July 13 outburst. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Attorney Defends Treatment Of Rape Victim Jailed For Contempt

A rape victim is thrown out of court during testimony about her attack — and now the attorney whose questioning led to the victim’s outburst is defending her actions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011

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Attorney Pleads Guilty, Smuggled Xanax Into Jail

A suburban Detroit attorney who authorities say smuggled Xanax pills and chewing tobacco pouches into Oakland County Jail to her incarcerated fiance has pleaded guilty in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2011

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Judge To Rule On Laura Johnson’s Parental Rights

A Farmington Hills mother could learn Thursday whether she’ll lose her parental rights after being accused, then cleared, of killing her husband.

03/17/2011

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Legislation To Prohibit Marijuana Bars On The Table

The possible banning of medical marijuana bars and clubs in Michigan is one step closer after legislation passed through a Senate Committee earlier Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011

GUTMAN, STEPHEN ATTORNEY

Area Attorney To Climb Mount Kilamanjaro For A Good Cause

A local attorney is taking on Mount Kilamanjaro for a cause very close to his heart.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2011

Michigan Soldier To Be Sworn In As New Attorney

A U.S. Army sergeant serving in Kuwait is scheduled to be sworn in as an attorney licensed to practice in Michigan.

11/24/2010

FBI Raid Captured On Video

Video footage of an FBI raid that ended with the fatal shooting of a Detroit mosque leader shows shows agents coming into a warehouse, but not the actual shooting.

10/23/2010

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