From Slavery to Freedom. He was dyslexicwhich led to difficulties in reading and writing, at school and for much of his life. His mother recalled one occasion when he was denied a drink of water at a store—"They wouldn't give him one because of his color. That really affected him.
He has written over three dozen academic articles that have appeared in a variety of leading law journals at Cornell, Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Northwestern, University of Chicago, and other schools. In addition to his extensive publications, Professor Turley has served as counsel in some of the most notable cases in the last two decades including the representation of whistleblowers, military personnel, judges, members of Congress, and a wide range of other clients.
He is also one of the few attorneys to successfully challenge both a federal and a state law — leading to courts striking down the federal Elizabeth Morgan law as well as the state criminalization of cohabitation.
InProfessor Turley represented Judge G. Thomas Porteous in his impeachment trial.
After a trial before the Senate, Professor Turley on December 7, argued both the motions and gave the final argument to all U. Senators from the well of the Senate floor — only the 14th time in history of the country that such a trial of a judge has reached the Senate floor.
The litigation was approved by the House of Representatives to seek judicial review of the claims under the separation of powers. On May 12,the federal court handed down a historic victory for the House and ruled that the Obama Administration violated the separation of powers in ordering billions to be paid to insurance companies without an appropriation of Congress.
Other cases include his representation of the Area 51 workers at a secret air base in Nevada; the nuclear couriers at Oak Ridge, Tennessee; the Rocky Flats grand jury in Colorado; Dr.
Eric Foretich, the husband in the famous Elizabeth Morgan custody controversy; and four former United States Attorneys General during the Clinton impeachment litigation. Professor Turley has also served as counsel in a variety of national security cases, including espionage cases like that of Jim Nicholson, the highest ranking CIA officer ever accused of espionage.
Turley also served as lead defense counsel in the successful defense of Petty Officer Daniel King, who faced the death penalty for alleged spying for Russia. Turley also served as defense counsel in the case of Dr. Tom Butler, who is faced criminal charges dealing with the importation and handling of thirty vials of plague in Texas.
Hanauer was cleared of all allegations. Among his current cases, Professor Turley represents Dr. Ali Al-Timimi, who was convicted in Virginia in of violent speech against the United States who is accused of being the American leader of a terrorist organization while he was a university professor in Florida.
Al-Arian for eight years, much of which was in a determined defense against an indictment for criminal contempt. The case centered on the alleged violation of a plea bargain by the Justice Department after Dr.
Al-Arian was largely exonerated of terrorism charges in Tampa, Florida. On June 27,all charges were dropped against Dr. He also represented pilots approaching or over the age of 60 in their challenge to the mandatory retirement age of the FAA.
On December 13,the federal court in Utah struck down the criminalization of polygamy — the first such decision in history — on free exercise and due process grounds.Vincent A Turley is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Vincent A Turley and others you may know.
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