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California Lawyer Magazine Closed

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[UPDATED] California Lawyer Magazine was abruptly shuttered September 30 by its parent company, publisher of the Daily Journal Corp., and all employees let go. The magazine covered developments in the law for decades and was the premier legal publication in…

Gilliam Nomination Moves to Senate

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It was over in a flash.  Former federal prosecutor Haywood Gilliam’s nomination to a federal judgeship in San Francisco was approved by voice vote of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday. His nomination, along with eight others approved in the…

Joe Dunn Out at State Bar

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The California State Bar trustees announced Thursday that Executive Director Joseph Dunn is out. Dunn, a former California state senator, was immediately removed from official duties but his employment ends only after the expiration of a 30-day notice period. The…

Feds Add New Charges Against FedEx

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FedEx, the world’s largest cargo airline, has been hit with new money-laundering charges by the feds in an expansion of last month’s indictment accusing the firm of shipping prescription painkillers for illegal internet pharmacies. The new charges were filed Friday…