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Raymond L. Hamlin has worked with the Shabazz Family to launch Autobiography of Malcolm X on Audible

Raymond L. Hamlin has worked with the Shabazz Family to launch Autobiography of Malcolm X on Audible

On September 10, 2020, Audible launched the Autobiography of Malcolm X. It is a project that Raymond L. Hamlin worked on for the last few years along with the Shabazz Family and the folks at Audible. Learn More! Read more

Raymond L. Hamlin named in “Top 50 Verdicts in NJ 2019”

Proudly, we are pleased to present the list of the top 50 plaintiff jury verdicts* obtained in New Jersey in the year 2019. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of New Jersey. Raymond L. Hamlin was name as achieving one of the Top 50 Verdicts in New Jersey in 2019 for his win of $848, 362.00 in Adderley v NJ Transit Age Discrimination, Civil Rights Violation, Race Discrimination, Retaliation, Labor & Employment, Intentional Tort, Failure ... Read more

State’s Largest Black-Owned Firm Reaches 25 Year Milestone

HHR Serves as inspiration for communities of color The Law Firm of Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley, the state’s largest black-owned law firm, is proudly celebrating 25 years of legal service to the community.  The firm was founded in1995 by three ambitious attorneys, Ronald C. Hunt, Raymond L. Hamlin, and the late Terry Ridley, who first met at a small Newark firm in the late 80’s. Starting out in three small offices in Newark’s Military Park Building, the firm expanded adding new associates, of-counsel ... Read more

‘For Life’: How 50 Cent Helped One Man’s Tale of Injustice See Daylight

By Austin Considine, NY Times, March 24, 2020 It’s not often you’re with a guy who’s been shot nine times — and gone on to become a famous rapper and actor — and his story isn’t automatically the wildest in the room. Still, it happened in February, when Curtis Jackson, better known as 50 Cent, came together for a joint interview with the lawyer Isaac Wright Jr. Only three decades earlier, Wright had been charged with being a drug kingpin, convicted on false ... Read more

Distinctive pants, social media post cited as key evidence in Passaic drive-by murder trial

Prosecutors haven't provided a motive or murder weapon yet in the case of a 2017 drive-by shooting in Passaic that killed Hansel Castillo.  Instead, as testimony continued on Tuesday, they cited a Facebook page and a distinctive pair of pants as two key piece of evidence against defendant Chrstian Reynoso.  The city police detective who led the investigation, Ray Rodriguez, took the witness stand and testified that investigators received an anonymous tip days after the May 15, 2017 shooting on Federal Street that led ... Read more

Young Woman Accused of Fatally Stabbing Mother Ordered Released From Jail

A judge on Wednesday ordered a young woman from Rahway accused of fatally stabbing her mother to be released on home detention. Malika Jones, 22, is charged with first-degree murder and two weapons offenses for allegedly killing her mother during a Feb. 16 argument about going back to school. The 57-year-old victim, Inell Jones, was found dead with a single stab wound to her upper left chest at their East Albert Street home, authorities said. But Malika Jones’ attorney painted a much different picture of his client ... Read more

The Story of Isaac Wright, Jr. is Now A Drama Series on ABC-TV

This remarkable story of Isaac Wright, Jr., is the subject of a drama series on ABC-TV. It hails from The Last Ship co-creator/executive producer Hank Steinberg, Power executive producer Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson, The Goldbergs executive producer Doug Robinson and Sony Pictures TV. Inspired by the life of Isaac Wright Jr., For Life is a fictional serialized legal and family drama about a prisoner who becomes a lawyer, litigating cases for other inmates while fighting to overturn his own life sentence for a crime he didn't commit, premiered Tuesday February 11, 2020. ... Read more

NJ Transit on the hook for $848K lawsuit verdict for age, race discrimination

NJ Transit on the hook for $848K lawsuit verdict for age, race discrimination against worker By Larry Higgs | NJ Advance Media for NJ.comA veteran NJ Transit employee, who sued the agency for age and racial discrimination, was awarded $848,000 by an Essex County Superior Court jury that agreed she had been passed over for a higher position by a younger candidate with less experience and education…read more… __________________________________________________________________________ NJ Transit employee denied promotion 3 times. Jury awards her $848,000 By Colleen Wilson, North Jersey ... Read more

50 Cent Developing Series At ABC Based On The Dramatic Life Of Incarcerated Person-Turned-Lawyer, Isaac Wright Jr.

ABC is doing business with 50 Cent! According to Variety, the network has ordered a pilot for an untitled drama produced by 50 Cent and based on the life of Isaac Wright Jr., a former incarcerated person who became a lawyer and began helping those who needed representation against corrupt forces. He became the first person in U.S. history to receive a life prison sentence and self-exonerate his case to gain his release and be granted a licence to practice law from the same ... Read more

Wrongfully Convicted Isaac Wright Jr Returns To The Same Courtroom As An Attorney

By Tony Bowls at www.medium.com The Newark, New Jersey, law firm of Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley has tapped the legal services of Isaac Wright, Jr. — once wrongfully accused and convicted of being the mastermind behind one of the largest drug distribution networks in the New York/New Jersey areas — to act as co-counsel in the defense of Isaiah Bell. Wright’s remarkable journey to gain his freedom and his legal talents are slated to be depicted in a TV series based upon his ... Read more
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