Scruggs OXFORD, Miss. - The fruits of the federal government's disputed wiretaps apparently include indicted trial lawyer Richard "Dickie" Scruggs discussing an amount of money to be paid to a state judge.
McCabe CHARLESTON, W. Va. - Legislators who have grilled West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw over his appropriation of lawsuit settlement funds are sponsoring a bill that would eliminate his ability to do so in the future.
Scruggs OXFORD, Miss. - With overcast skies outside, the prospects of legal superstar-turned-criminal-defendant Richard "Dickie" Scruggs did not appear too sunny either inside a federal courthouse Wednesday.
Scruggs JACKSON, Miss. - No one in Mississippi knows for sure where all the tobacco money went, except former attorney general Mike Moore and his friend Dickie Scruggs, but people are perched on the edges of their seats to see who it destroyed.
Scruggs OXFORD, Miss. - Beleaguered legal power player Richard Scruggs and his two remaining co-defendants charged with judicial bribery were denied their request for a change of venue from Mississippi by a federal judge Thursday.
Hood JACKSON, Miss. - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said last week that prosecuting campaign contributors involved in a pair of alleged judicial bribery schemes would hit a little too close to home.
Scruggs OXFORD, Miss. - Special Judge William Coleman has granted himself authority to enter default judgment against attorney Dickie Scruggs for bribing a judge, but he wants proof before he will exercise his authority.
Hood JACKSON, Miss. - Worried a state-run criminal investigation might interfere with his payday, indicted trial lawyer Richard "Dickie" Scruggs may have attempted to sway Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood's decision to prosecute State Farm Insurance Cos.
Hood JACKSON, Miss. - Asserting that he did not need to tap the deep pockets of indicted trial lawyer Richard "Dickie" Scruggs to get re-elected, Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said Wednesday his passion for the job may have diminished.