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.
Law firms may bill for work of unpaid interns, ethics opinion says
Aug 25, 2016, 09:15 am CDT
Rise of ramen noodles as jailhouse currency shows ‘punitive frugality’ of prisons, study author says
Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 am CDT
Does Airbnb have a legal responsibility to end bias by its hosts?
Aug 25, 2016, 07:00 am CDT
Some Kentucky restrictions on judicial-campaign speech violate First Amendment, 6th Circuit says
Aug 24, 2016, 03:30 pm CDT
Suit challenges Wisconsin’s minimum markup law
Aug 24, 2016, 12:39 pm CDT
Actor who played DA on ‘Law & Order’ dies at 94
Aug 24, 2016, 11:24 am CDT
Judge rules for artist Peter Doig, who says ‘Pete Doige’ painting once valued at $10M wasn’t his
Aug 24, 2016, 10:36 am CDT
Spurned recruiter sues BigLaw partner who used competitor; was recorded phone call a contract?
Aug 24, 2016, 09:35 am CDT
Judge tosses suit claiming ice in Starbucks beverages shortchanges customers on liquid
Aug 24, 2016, 08:50 am CDT
Lawyers recruited on Craigslist were unwitting ‘front men’ in phony law firms, Florida AG says
Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 am CDT