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.
Dentons and McKenna Long reportedly resume merger talks
Mar 5, 2015, 01:44 pm CST
Justice may be deposed in suit claiming State Farm orchestrated his election, judge rules
Mar 5, 2015, 11:38 am CST
Former prosecutor claims she was paid less than new hires due to gender bias
Mar 5, 2015, 10:33 am CST
Dewey finance department was overwhelmed and sloppy, ex-COO says; defense is buoyed by statements
Mar 5, 2015, 09:48 am CST
Could a ruling for Obama on health-care law allow its future ‘death spiral’?
Mar 5, 2015, 08:43 am CST
ABA backs constitutional right to gay marriage in SCOTUS brief
Mar 5, 2015, 07:55 am CST
Man drives truck with dead neighbor to lawyer’s office, says he killed in self-defense
Mar 5, 2015, 07:03 am CST
A 24/7 job? It’s reality when you chair a global law firm; Ambien, exercise and Zen may help
Mar 5, 2015, 05:45 am CST
Possible swing justices don’t tip their hands in health-care arguments
Mar 4, 2015, 02:28 pm CST
Justice Department finds ‘unconstitutional policing’ in Ferguson; racial bias, revenue focus cited
Mar 4, 2015, 01:30 pm CST