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Overscheduled Attorney's 5-Day Jail Sentence Stayed by Appeals Court

What would you do if you had one murder trial scheduled and then a second one suddenly came up? What if this first trial date was flexible, but the second one was practically set in stone? Attorney Tim Pori of California was in this very situation last week when he......
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