Legal Affairs Writer
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Stephanie Francis Ward, a legal affairs writer, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2001. Stephanie had worked as a reporter for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and California Law Business, a publication of the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals. She earned her B.A. in journalism from California State University at Long Beach.
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Is law that prohibits women from going topless in public unconstitutional?
Jan 22, 2015, 03:15 pm CST
Lawyer who duped investors with fake Facebook stock gets 46 months
Jan 22, 2015, 11:22 am CST
Gender identity disorder should be protected by ADA, transgender plaintiff argues
Jan 21, 2015, 04:30 pm CST
Vatican names former sex-crimes prosecutor to lead appellate board for priests accused of abuse
Jan 21, 2015, 11:07 am CST
Billable hour rates rise, but who’s paying full price?
Jan 5, 2015, 05:12 pm CST
Public was misled about Ferguson grand jury proceedings, according to federal complaint
Jan 5, 2015, 04:15 pm CST
State supreme court nixes lifetime registration for juvenile sex offenders
Jan 5, 2015, 03:27 pm CST
Lawyer convicted of stealing money meant for his employees’ retirement accounts
Jan 5, 2015, 02:55 pm CST
Dershowitz denies sexual involvement with minor, wants disbarment for her lawyers
Jan 5, 2015, 01:45 pm CST
Lie-detector test using motion-capture technology has 75% success rate, recent study says
Jan 5, 2015, 01:10 pm CST