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Quotes of attorney

  1. You get a lawyer whether you're in a military tribunal or whether you're in a federal court, number one. The attorney general decided that the court with the biggest- with the greatest venue, with the best jurisdiction was the New York court. That was the right decision to make. – Joe Biden
  2. As attorney general, I can either look into it or I can ignore it because they're a bunch of powerful legislators... and I'm afraid they're going to cut my budget. – Ben Chandler
  3. As attorney general, I've had some connection with just about every important public issue in the last eight years in Kentucky. All of the important public issues of the day have, at some point. – Ben Chandler
  4. Given my last position, that I was the first U. S attorney post 9/11 in New Jersey, I understand acutely the pain and sorrow and upset of the family members who lost loved ones that day at the hands of radical Muslim extremists. And their sensitivities and concerns have to be taken into account. – Chris Christie
  5. I know that Duke made a number of demands, including that the attorney general drop its investigation. We have no intention of asking the attorney general to do that. – Gray Davis
  6. I always received much more satisfaction as a defense attorney in obtaining an acquittal for a client than I ever have as a D. A. in obtaining a conviction. All my interests and sympathies tend to be on the side of the individual as opposed to the state. – Jim Garrison
  7. Well, there is an attorney -client privilege here that needs to be respected, and it's a privilege that has been found to be worthy of protection by our courts. – Alberto Gonzales
  8. I couldn't do that as attorney general. Why? Because they are my clients. You can't say they're not doing what they ought to be doing when you are the attorney general. – Christine Gregoire
  9. Mr. Gonzales' failure to respond to questions legitimately posed to him by the Senate raises grave doubts in my mind as to his fitness to serve the people of the United States as their Attorney General. – Daniel Inouye
  10. I was the United States Attorney for Maine for three years, and then was appointed a federal judge. – George J. Mitchell
  11. Salazar's record is one of weakness; he hasn't been a good attorney general. – Bob Schaffer
  12. So my own suspicion is that the attorney has stopped this prosecution because part of her defence was to question legality and that would have brought his advice into the public domain again and there was something fishy about the way in which he said war was legal. – Clare Short
  13. Industrial hemp is a very useful plant. I challenged the attorney general to get rid of the criminal stigma associated with hemp so we can look at it in terms of how it might be useful. – Jesse Ventura

Usage examples for attorney

  1. " No, I am attorney to Miss Letitia Maitland, and was there one night as her guest. – The Window at the White Cat by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. The United States Attorney – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  3. The district attorney questioned Bobby and Graham. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  4. Why, I was so ignorant I thought I couldn't draw any money from the bank because I had given you my power of attorney – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  5. " The district attorney is coming himself with another detective," he said. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  6. In addition to those already mentioned, the Constitution provided for two other prominent Territorial officers, namely, a Marshal and an Attorney – History of the Constitutions of Iowa by Benjamin F. Shambaugh
  7. Then we have discovered a kid without a law practice and have decided to run him for Attorney General. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  8. " The attorney general's office orders you to halt," the voice commanded. – Eight Keys to Eden by Mark Irvin Clifton
  9. The king's attorney general will know how to deal with it. – Green Tea; Mr. Justice Harbottle by Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
  10. He felt that with the attorney out of the way, they would have less trouble with the girl. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  11. When the Attorney General assured Mme. – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  12. Upon leaving his yacht that morning, I had promised him a certain power of attorney Dick is a lawyer and is called a good one, though I can never quite credit it- and he now demanded in unjudicial heat why it had not been sent round. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  13. Your brother met an honourable death at Lahore; with the utmost difficulty I myself succeeded in getting away from India under the protection of Attorney General Kennedy and his family. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  14. At one o'clock the attorney took me to an old lady, who was thought a great deal of in the town. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. If the District Attorney supposed the law of the case was simple, he took a very different view of it from what that gentleman did. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  16. Mr. District Attorney was apparently distressed, but resigned. – The Story of a Mine by Bret Harte
  17. What I'm afraid of is that she's got this power of attorney out of Mary when the poor girl was too weak to resist, and is over here to corral the entire fortune. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  18. It's up to you and your Mister Attorney – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  19. Remember back when we started out, I fast- talked Noda into giving me power of attorney – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. Engaged for a time in journalism; studied law and called to the bar, 1867. Elected to the Assembly; held office as attorney general; premier, 1879- 1889; chief- justice of Prince Edward Island, 1889. Bib. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various

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