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09/18/2010 Lawyer abruptly freed from jail
Fine contends he was being targeted by Yaffe because of his challenges to county-funded benefits that judges receive on top of their state pay.
09/08/2010 Douglas Bruce wins 60-61-101 case, but lawyer says order to testify "smacks of Big Brother"
"This was a contempt proceeding. They wanted him in jail," Lane emphasizes. "And not only did they not get that, but they found him not to be in contempt. So that was a win."
09/02/2010 Douglas Bruce 60-61-101 court appearance: Is he stonewalling Dr. Evil or political bogeyman?
Lane insists the case comes down to the fact that the other side can`t show Bruce was ever handed a subpoena for a deposition last April. His failure to appear at that event led to Whitney issuing a contempt citation that states Bruce disregarded a subpoena he never got.
07/23/2010 MOTION TO DISQUALIFY JUDGE, WITH AFFIDAVIT
06/23/2010 Judge cites Bruce for contempt of court
Bruce said he’ll fight the contempt case. “I did nothing wrong,” he said Wednesday.
06/18/2010 AG seeking fines, other penalties in Bruce contempt motion
Bruce has maintained that he wasn’t properly served with the court order, and therefore cannot be found to be in contempt of court.
06/17/2010 AG to file contempt motion Friday against Bruce
Bruce maintains he wasn’t properly served and can’t be in contempt. “A subpoena requires personal service. I was not personally served. Therefore, I was not legally served,” he said.
06/15/2010 KNOW AND ADHERE TO THE LAW
I have a different take on the situation. It is not Doug who attempted to manipulate the law for his own “selfish” reasons, but rather the lawyers and the administrative judge that attempted to use subpoena power that they do not have.