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According to the National Law Journal's 2018 NLJ 500 ranking of firms based on size, White & Case has 2039 attorneys and is ranked 7th in the United States.  With $1,804,200,000...
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  • July 15, 2021 | Daily Business Review

    Video Shows Florida Massacre Suspect Attacking Jail Guard

    Accused Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz, making his first in-person court appearance since before the pandemic, sat quietly in an orange jump suit and shackles during the 30-minute hearing over battery and assault charges stemming from the Broward County Jail altercation.

    3 minute read

  • July 15, 2021 | New York Law Journal

    Recording: A Dirty Business Gone Worse?

    Secretly recording conversations or interviews is a dirty business, and it is almost never conducted by the government with the recording individual, whoever it is, having the best interests of the witness in mind.

    7 minute read

  • State v. Dowell

    Publication Date: 2021-07-15
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Pipkin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Melinda Wynne, Gregory Edwards, (District Attorney's Office, Dougherty Judicial Cir), Albany, for appellant.
    for defendant: Randall Sharp, (Sharp Georgia Law Firm), Smyrna, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0479

    Court rules that trial court did not err when it ordered a new trial on general grounds, but reverses order to the extent it was based on insufficient evidence of armed robbery

  • Kassir v. U.S.

    Publication Date: 2021-07-15
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge William Nardini
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner-Appellant: Daniel M. Perez, Law Offices of Daniel M. Perez, Newton, NJ.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellee: Thomas McKay, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, David J. Robles, Assistant United States Attorney, for Audrey Strauss, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-1477

    Even if §842(p) Conviction Vacated Petitioner Would Remain Incarcerated Under Life Terms

  • Evans v. The State

    Publication Date: 2021-07-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Chief Judge McFadden
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Joseph Key, Kayci Timmons, (Miller & Key PA), McDonough, Robert Rubin, (Peters, Rubin & Sheffield), Decatur, for appellant.
    for defendant: Fani Willis, Paul Howard, (Fulton County District Attorney), Atlanta, Kevin Armstrong, (Office of the District Attorney), Atlanta, Linda Dunikoski, (Cobb County District Attorney's Office Cobb County Courthouse), Marietta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0186

    Court affirms public school principal's RICO act convictions relating to cheating on standardized tests over her multiple contentions of trial court error

  • Green v. The State

    Publication Date: 2021-07-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Randall Sharp, (Sharp Georgia Law Firm), Smyrna, for appellant.
    for defendant: Chad Pritchett, Louie Fraser, (Dublin Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office), Dublin, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0353

    Court affirms child molestation convictions over defendant's challenges to evidence and contentions of ineffective assistance of counsel

  • Williams v. The State

    Publication Date: 2021-07-13
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Lucy Roth, (Augusta Office of the Public Defender), Augusta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Smith, Henry Syms, Jared Williams, (Office of the District Attorney), Augusta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0390

    Court reverses denial of new trial motion in drug possession case where trial court erroneously denied a motion to suppress evidence

  • Brathwaite v. Garland

    Publication Date: 2021-07-08
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Law | Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Guido Calabresi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: Nicholas J. Phillips, Esq., Joseph Moravec, Esq., on the brief, John Peng, Esq., Prisoners' Legal Services of New York, Buffalo, New York.
    for defendant: For Respondent: Jessica E. Burns, on the brief, Keith I. McManus, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Immigration Litigation, for Brian Boynton, Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, Washington, District of Columbia. For Appellate Advocates, The Legal Aid Society of Nassau County, The Office of The Appellate Defender, and The Chief Defenders Association of New York, Amici Curiae in support of Petitioner: Paul Skip Laisure, on the brief, Mark Vorkink, New York, New York.

    Case Number: 20-27

    IIRIRA's Definition of 'Conviction' Ambiguous; BIA's Burden Shifting Regime Not Reasonable

  • People v. Battle

    Publication Date: 2021-07-06
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Cuéllar
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: S119296

    Prosecutor's peremptory challenge of juror with mixed feelings about death penalty not shown to be racially motivated

  • People v. Murray

    Publication Date: 2021-07-06
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, First Department
    Judge: Justice Dianne Renwick
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Respondent: Malancha Chanda of counsel, Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., District Attorney, New York.
    for defendant: For Appellant: Adam Bret Murphy and Joseph M. Nursey of counsel, Caprice R. Jenerson, Office of the Appellate Defender, New York.

    Case Number: 3209/16

    Black Jurors' Exclusion Was Pretext to Bias Violating 'Batson'; Convictions Reversed

  • Grimes v. State of Texas

    Publication Date: 2021-07-05
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Rodriguez
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 08-20-00111-CR

    Appellant challenged his conviction of possession of methamphetamine in an amount of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams.