With the recent headlines about AG Barr being held in contempt of Congress, people might want to know what that means. Find out on the FindLaw Blotter blog.
How A Contempt Hearing Works In Divorce
If your former spouse has failed to comply with a court order, you can seek a hearing from the court by filing a motion to hold the other party in contempt.
Ricky L. Jones: Why I have contempt for racist, lying, nasty Republicans
Ricky L. Jones responds to a comment from the local Republican Party with reasons why he has utter contempt for the GOP and its support of Trump
'Lots of contempt': What it's like to be a secret Trump fan in Silicon Valley
"A Trump presidency would allow the Valley to focus on what it does best: dreaming and building the technology of the future, leaving politics for DC types."
What Is Contempt Of Court And What Can Happen To Me
In all types of court cases, a litigant (party to the lawsuit or criminal case) may be found in contempt of court. They are two types of contempt of court under Indiana law. The first is direct con…
Why Americans Should Reconsider Their Contempt for Today’s Police
As a big fan of Return of Kings and a police officer for over ten years in a big city within America’s midwest, I want to thank The Quiet Rebel for his article entitled, “ How Should Men Deal With Today’s American Police ?” Not only was it well written, but it was very fair and lacked the usual rhetoric that internet coverage of law enforcement presents so often I appreciate it when an article begins the conversation of modern policing because it…
Congress Should Hold These Trump People In Contempt, For All The Good It Will Do
Republicans did this to Eric Holder. Democrats can surely do it to Steve Mnuchin.
What Mitch Landrieu's latest contempt escape could mean for New Orleans, rule of law
As Mayor Mitch Landrieu's dispute with the New Orleans firefighters lurches toward its conclusion, recent court action suggests the outcome could have implications that stretch far beyond the arcane issues of pensions and back pay that sparked the long-running legal...
Infomercial pitchman Kevin Trudeau gets 10 years in criminal contempt case over diet-book claims
Judge orders embattled state AG to show why she shouldn't be held in contempt for axing prosecutor
Contempt or admiration? How suburbanites view the wolf
Wolves were extirpated in Illinois more than 150 years ago. But a report of a possible wolf in Morris sparked a variety of reactions from suburban residents. Naturalist Valerie Blaine takes a look at humans' complicated relationship with the wolf.
Lawyer held in contempt, fined $100, for missing court hearing on day AG admitted their relationship
Adversary Complaint or Motion: How to Prosecute Contempt Proceedings in Bankruptcy
All too often, after a debtor receives his or her discharge in bankruptcy and after the case has been closed, a creditor whose debt has been discharged does something which may appear to constitute an effort to collect that debt. This may range from the sending of an informational account statement by the mortgagee on …
How Justice Scalia suffered the 'contempt of a sophisticated world'
Catholics in Washington, D.C. recently paid tribute to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia – both for his life of faith, and how he stood firm in his beliefs amid criticism from the cultural elite.
How Contempt Became a Genre
is bloated with fakery. CNN called 2013 “the Year of the Online Hoax”; the Washington Post announced 2014 even more “full of moronic shenanigans.” By 2015, the Internet was so stuffed with “online …
What Constitutes “Contempt of Court” in Maryland Criminal Court?
In a recent case, the defendant tore up a copy of his probation papers after his criminal trial. He was on trial for second-degree assault after hitting and kicking his girlfriend during an ...
Lawyer Arrives Late To His Own Contempt Hearing, You Won’t Believe What Happens Next
If you like to practice law, you probably shouldn't do something like this to a judge.
DA Gets 10 Days' Jail Time for Contempt of Court
I felt if you don't respect me enough to give me the information I requested I will not give you respect and show up Williamson County DA Jana Duty wrote in an email to a judge explaining why she skipped a hearing.
Ex-prosecutor Cameron will face added contempt charge in Jan. 10 court appearance
PORTLAND — A former state prosecutor accused of fleeing Maine after being sentenced in a federal child pornography case will face a new charge of criminal contempt when he is returned to court in Portland next week Authorities say James Cameron, 50, of Rome, cut his electronic monitoring bracelet in November and remained a fugitive for nearly three weeks before the U.S Marshals Service arrested him…
How Does a Motion for Contempt Work in Divorce Law? |
A motion for contempt can provide appropriate legal recourse for difficult circumstances in divorce litigation.