Contempt Of Court

  • Guy Sues Legal System Again

    …. Of course the legal process can generate degeneration, but it really isn't designed to do that. (Really.) And I don't think lawyers profess to do ... whatever he's talking about in that last paragraph. Regardless, Wemple demands the aforementioned $250.03005 billion in damages, $250 billion of which is said to be "damages to intellectual property…

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  • The Screaming Itches

    … scratching my testicles constantly if I had been here." I don't care if it's true, you need another explanation, or at least you need to phrase it differently. It is not too surprising that the district court held the attorney in contempt and sent a copy of its opinion off to the state bar. It also ordered him to pay the jury fees for that day…

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  • Order Requiring Socks

    …COMES NOW your humble correspondent and hereby gives notice of the fact that on August 25, 2014, in the matter of In re Proper Courtroom Attire, then pending in the Circuit Court of Blackford County, Indiana, Judge Dean A. Young, presiding, the aforementioned judge did issue an order regarding proper courtroom attire for male attorneys appearing…

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  • Tagger Arrested for Tagging Courtroom While Awaiting Prosecution for Tagging

    …," which are then uploaded and reviewed by "trained analysts." Presumably court records are used to associate tags with particular taggers or groups, though it's not clear from the website. The service says it's primarily used by law enforcement and public-works agencies, and claims to have analyzed over 4 million photos, helped in the arrest…

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  • Overview of the federal grand jury

    … and financial records, he can get it through a subpoena duces tecum. A subpoena duces tecum is a court order to produce records or other tangible things. Failure to obey a subpoena can result in contempt of court and possible incarceration. Trying to obtain these records through law enforcement would require a complaint for search warrant before…

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