Senior Writer (Online)
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Debra Cassens Weiss, a senior writer/online, joined the ABA Journal staff in 1986. She had worked as a news researcher for WMAQ-TV in Chicago, as a reporter and editor at the City News Bureau of Chicago, and as a newscaster at WMRO and WAUR radio (Aurora, Ill.). Deb holds a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois.
80-year-old lawyer won biggest case of his career last year
Apr 27, 2015, 11:44 am CDT
Touch screen rules on Miss Kitty slot machine voided jackpot mistake, state supreme court says
Apr 27, 2015, 11:04 am CDT
Consumer class actions tied to credit law will be affected by SCOTUS Article III case granted today
Apr 27, 2015, 09:44 am CDT
Law grad from ill-fated class of 2010 had $328K in student debt and worked three jobs
Apr 27, 2015, 08:55 am CDT
Dewey trial expected to be ‘long legal slog’; what type of jurors will defense seek?
Apr 27, 2015, 07:56 am CDT
Mother-daughter Pink concert wasn’t an abuse of parental discretion, judge rules in custody tiff
Apr 27, 2015, 07:03 am CDT
Cartoon-style posters portray SEC chief as superhero who can slay ‘dark money menace’
Apr 27, 2015, 06:15 am CDT
Litigant’s F-word filing tells ‘geezer’ judge just what she thinks of his ‘blah, blah, blah’ finding
Apr 27, 2015, 05:45 am CDT
Swingers club claims it is a church in zoning fight
Apr 24, 2015, 02:45 pm CDT
Legal invoices in inmate suits are exempt from open records law, California court says
Apr 24, 2015, 11:43 am CDT