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Misericordia will honor attorney Ufberg at spring commencement

DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University will honor Attorney and trustee emeritus Murray Ufberg at the May 15 spring commencement.

The university will give Ufberg, a partner with Rosenn, Jenkins and Greenwald, LLP, a Doctor of Humane Letters Degree during the 95th annual spring undergraduate commencement, which is being held as a series of three ceremonies that Saturday. There will also be one graduate student ceremony.

Ufberg will be honored during the 3:30 p.m. ceremony for undergraduate students from the College of Arts and Sciences and Business.

Ufberg, who served as managing partner of Rosenn, Jenkins and Greenwald, sat as a

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ACLU and lawyers sue to free ex-Trump attorney Michael Cohen

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer sued Attorney General William Barr and the Bureau of Prisons director Monday, saying he’s being unjustly held behind bars to stop him from finishing a book that criticizes Trump.

The lawsuit on behalf of Michael Cohen was filed late Monday in Manhattan federal court, alleging his First Amendment rights were violated when he was returned to the Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York, on July 9.

A message for comment was left with the Justice Department.

Cohen, 53, had been furloughed in May as part of an attempt to

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