Pierce County prosecutor accepts admonition from state bar
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A prosecutor has admitted to violating the rules of professional conduct during a 2016 murder trial, an admission that staves off a disciplinary hearing before the Washington State Bar Association.
The News Tribune reports Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist agreed to accept an admonition from the bar association, a mark that permanently stays on his legal disciplinary record.
State bar orders alleged misconduct hearing for prosecutor
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Bar Association Disciplinary Board has ordered a public hearing on alleged misconduct by the Pierce County prosecutor.
The News Tribune reported Friday that the board issued the decision last week over Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist's appearance on the Nancy Grace television show during which he commented about a defendant's potential guilt in the midst of a trial.
Lego unveils ‘Women of NASA’ set with astronauts, scientists
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA.
The 231-piece set features Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, and Mae Jemison, the first black woman to travel in space. Also included in the set are figures of astronomer and educator Nancy Grace Roman and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton.
State bar recommends disciplinary hearing for prosecutor
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials with the Washington State Bar Association have recommended that Pierce County prosecutor face a disciplinary hearing over his appearance on a talk show during a murder trial that might have violated rules of professional conduct.
The News Tribune reported (https://goo.gl/TU2AMa ) Friday that the Bar Association's Office of Disciplinary Counsel made the recommendation Sept. 8 regarding Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist.
Nancy Grace signs off from HLN after 12 years
NEW YORK (AP) — Nancy Grace has said goodnight for the final time after 12 years of discussing true crime stories from a prosecutor's point of view on TV.
Grace ended her HLN program Thursday night. She signed off by highlighting some of her most popular moments on the program, including her coverage of the Casey Anthony trial, before thanking her fans and saying , "it's not goodbye, it's just good night friend."
‘Dr. Drew on Call’ to end 5-year run on HLN next month
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Drew Pinsky's series on the HLN channel is ending its run after five years.
HLN said Thursday that "Dr. Drew on Call" will air its final episode on Sept. 22.
Pinsky's previous TV series includes "Loveline" and "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew."
His exit comes amid other changes at HLN, including the upcoming addition of CNN's Ashleigh Banfield to the channel's prime-time lineup and the planned October departure of longtime host Nancy Grace.
Nancy Grace will be the keynote speaker at the 19th annual Speaking of Women luncheon to benefit the Brideport-based Center for Family Justice, which offers shelter and other services for survivors of domestic violence and their families.
The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the Waterview, 215 Roosevelt Drive, Monroe. Grace is the host of Headline News’ top-rate “Nancy Grace” show and, per the press release for the luncheon, is “one...
HLN’s Nancy Grace leaving her legal show
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