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O’Mara, Zimmerman Lawyer Seeking Legal Costs

Zimmerman defense attorney Mark O’Mara seeking up to $300,000 in non-lawyer defense costs from state of Florida George Zimmerman’s defense attorney, Mark O’Mara (above right), is seeking legal costs from the state of Florida. O’Mara is seeking up to $300,000 in non-lawyer costs, such as experts, printing, and court reporters. O’Mara, according to the Washington Post, stated that “I just think it’s patently unfair that the state by overcharging a… Read More »

Walker’s Recall Election Win Over Democracy

Unfettered, corporate donations equals end of democracy and a win for Walker On Tuesday, June 5th, Governor Scott Walker won a decisive victory over Mayor Tom Barrett, in the recall election for the governorship of Wisconsin. Milwaukee, Wisconsin’s Journal Sentinel reported that “The race was a rematch of the 2010 race, when Walker beat Barrett by nearly 6 percentage points. Turnout Tuesday was higher than it had been 19 months… Read More »