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Making Facebook Work for Attorneys and Law Firm Marketing

Facebook for lawyers is much more than just a social media platform—it can be a powerful tool for your law firm. Whether or not you already use the network for personal connections, you should seriously consider using it to promote your business

Why? Well, the platform has nearly three billion active users worldwide, many of whom are likely right in your neighborhood. 

As a lawyer, you have the credentials, knowledge, and experience you need to succeed, but getting your name out there can help you grow your client list exponentially. Understanding why and how to use Facebook to promote

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Lawyers group slams charge against activist for post on treatment of refugees



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Rights group Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) today called for the withdrawal of the charge against an activist for posting about the treatment of refugees at an immigration detention centre, accusing the government of unconstitutionally curtailing the right of freedom of expression guaranteed in the Federal Constitution.

LFL coordinator Zaid Malek also questioned the charge against Heidy Quah, calling it “utterly nonsensical” that such exposures could be detrimental to public order or morality warranting criminal prosecution.

“It is corruption and abuse of power by the authorities that are the real diseases that decay our democratic system,” he

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Lawyer for Hong Kong Protester Asks Court for Shorter Term | World News

By ALICE FUNG, Associated Press

HONG KONG (AP) — A lawyer for the first person convicted under Hong Kong’s national security law asked Thursday for no more than 10 years in prison instead of the possible life sentence faced by the former restaurant waiter in a closely watched case as China’s ruling Communist Party tries to crush a pro-democracy movement.

Tong Ying-kit was convicted Tuesday of inciting secession and terrorism for driving his motorcycle into a group of police officers during a July 1, 2020, pro-democracy rally while carrying a flag bearing the banned slogan, “Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of

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Lawyers cite Trump’s election ‘suspicions’ in fight against sanctions

Six lawyers facing sanctions in Michigan over their attempt to reverse the state’s 2020 presidential election say “suspicions” about the vote in “the highest levels” of government are among the reasons they should not be penalized.

Southfield attorney Donald Campbell, who’s representing Sidney Powell and other lawyers in Detroit U.S. district court, filed a brief Monday, levying a variety of arguments for why Judge Linda Parker should deny motions for sanctions. The document came two weeks after the judge in Michigan’s Eastern District held a high-profile, six-hour hearing on the subject.

“In this case, the attorneys didn’t just have

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Sibley Dolman Gipe Accident Injury Lawyers, PA, Is Taking Cases Involving Paraquat Injuries | News

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The personal injury law firm of Sibley Dolman Gipe Accident Injury Lawyers, PA, is accepting cases involving injuries stemming from the use of the herbicide paraquat. If someone worked in agriculture or directly with paraquat and they have received a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease or other unexplained health conditions, they should reach out for a case evaluation to see if they have a paraquat claim.

Paraquat is a commonly used herbicide in the United States that researchers connect with certain medical conditions, including Parkinson’s disease. The toxic properties that make paraquat an

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Woman lawyer’s petition on illegal confinement listed twice for hearing in a decade: HC issues fresh notices



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Woman lawyer’s petition on illegal confinement listed twice for hearing in a decade: HC issues fresh notices

A petition moved with the Orissa High court on illegal confinement of a woman lawyer for alleged Naxal link was ironically listed twice for hearing in the past decade with the court issuing fresh notices on the plea that sought for Rs 20 lakh compensation for the arbitrary arrest and languishing in jail.

“Although this petition was filed in 2011, in the last ten years it was listed only twice i.e. on 23rd February, 2012 and 6th September,

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