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.
Woman’s condo is sold at auction because of $95 overdue tax bill; she says she never received notice
Oct 21, 2014, 10:57 am CDT
May a felon sell rather than give up his guns? SCOTUS accepts case
Oct 21, 2014, 08:59 am CDT
Lawyer is more worried about climate change than Ebola; chance of wedding-shop exposure is remote
Oct 21, 2014, 08:06 am CDT
Obama picks favorite SCOTUS decision of his tenure, sees downside to becoming a justice
Oct 21, 2014, 07:28 am CDT
Pistorius gets five-year sentence; can he serve part of the time at home?
Oct 21, 2014, 06:52 am CDT
Suit claims law firm violated law with unsolicited texts
Oct 21, 2014, 06:45 am CDT
Law allowing cops to inspect hotel guest registries without judge’s OK gets Supreme Court review
Oct 21, 2014, 06:15 am CDT
Scalia is a bulldog, literally, in SCOTUS re-enactment (See the video)
Oct 21, 2014, 05:45 am CDT
Does treaty barring cruel treatment apply to US facilities abroad? US officials reassess position
Oct 20, 2014, 12:37 pm CDT
Pennsylvania justice in lewd email scandal said he ‘was not going down alone,’ second justice says
Oct 20, 2014, 12:10 pm CDT