Month: September 2007

Black’s lawyers oppose $17M forfeiture request

Subject News Description TORONTO – Conrad Black and his co-defendants are opposing the U.S. government’s request to have them forfeit US$17 million following their convictions for fraud, saying prosecutors are overreaching and “pushing the forfeiture envelope.” “In recent times, the government’s use of forfeiture power has been criticized,” […]

Robinson begins final journey

Subject Sports; Rugby Description Jason Robinson hugged his wife Amanda and kissed their five children goodbye before steering his Range Rover down the drive of their four-acre estate in Cheshire. As he made his way to England’s World Cup headquarters in Versailles, the only thing he knew for […]

Black Men Built the Capitol

Discovering African American History in and Around Washington, D.C., First Edition Subject American History; U.S. Capitol; Architecture Description Historic sites along the Mall, such as the U.S. Capitol building, the White House, and the Lincoln Memorial, are explored from an entirely new perspective in this book, with never-before-told […]

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