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Matt Sledge

Lynne Stewart Got 92 Extra Months In Prison For Saying This | Matt Sledge | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Disbarred civil rights attorney Lynne Stewart was released from a federal prison in Texas on Tuesday more than four years into a 10-year s...

Dying Ex-Lawyer Convicted In Terror Case Released From Prison

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A dying former civil rights lawyer convicted in a terrorism case but released early from prison has arrived in New York City. Lynne...

Gov't: Ex-NY Terror Lawyer With Cancer Can't Be Freed

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 08.07.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The government told a federal judge on Tuesday he doesn't have authority to release an ailing disbarred civil rights lawyer serving a 10-y...

Ex-Lawyer Convicted In Terror Case Denied Release From Prison

AP | Posted 06.29.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A former New York lawyer convicted in a terrorism case says her request for early release from a 10-year prison sentence to fight cancer h...

Ex-Lawyer Convicted In Terror Case Has Cancer, Seeks Release From Prison

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Buoyed by supporters and a petition with nearly 13,000 signatures, a once-prominent New York civil rights lawyer said she has received a f...

Lynne Stewart Ordered To Prison For Passing Information Between Suspected Terrorists

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the conviction of a disbarred civil rights lawyer and ordered her to begin serving her sent...