08, Mar 2014 - Multnomah, OR Deaf Prisoner Receives Settlement in Milestone Discrimination Suit Against Oregon Department of Cor
The office of Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P., announced today its client Merle Baldridge will receive $150,000 settlement from Oregon Department of Corrections; ODC to implement terms of settlement that will protect prisoners with disabilities state-wide (PRWeb February 10, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/02/prweb11545995.htm
07, Mar 2014 - Multnomah, OR Kustok defense: Expert witness practices âsoftâ forensics
Defense attorneys in the Allan Kustok murder trial went after the prosecutionâs star witness Wednesday, seeking to discredit the Oregon-based crime scene recreation expert by suggesting he practices âsoftâ forensics. âYou are a crime scene expert? According to you,â defense attorney Laura Morask said while she paced the Bridgeview courtroom. Then she suggested Rod Englert reached conclusions in ...
07, Mar 2014 - Portland, OR Man charged with attempted rape waives extradition
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) Ă˘ A 28-year-old Bozeman man who left the police station while being questioned in a sexual assault case has waived extradition from Oregon, where he was arrested last week. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports Kevin Briggs waived extradition in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Ore. ...
06, Mar 2014 - Mult. Co. supports end to same-sex marriage ban
PORTLAND -- Multnomah County has sided with two Oregon couples who are suing the state to overturn a constitutional same-sex marriage ban. Couples Deanna Geiger and Janine Nelson, along with Robert Duehmig and William Griesar, are suing Multnomah County, Governor Kitzhaber and state officers, asserting that a ban on same-sex marriage violates their civil rights. More: US judge strikes down ...