A Pennsylvania judge’s decision to bar the state from enforcing a Republican-backed requirement for voter photo-identification in the coming election may lead to confusion because poll workers can still ask for ID.
Jones Day hired Locke McMurray from Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., where he held the title of managing director, head of derivatives, legal. He will be a partner in the financial institutions litigation and regulation practice in the New York office.
BP Plc and plaintiffs suing over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill are discussing a $14 billion accord that would be funded with money originally set aside by the company for out-of-court settlements, according to three people familiar with the talks.
Former Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, who is scheduled to face trial in May for allegedly abusing boys during a 15-year period, asked a judge to dismiss many of the charges against him.
Second Mile, the foundation for needy children started by former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, may not survive the scandal over charges that he molested eight boys, the charity’s vice chairman said.
Gary Schultz, one of the former Pennsylvania State University officials accused of lying to a grand jury in the Jerry Sandusky sexual-abuse case, asked a state court judge to dismiss the perjury charge against him.