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.
New credit union seeking to serve pot businesses sues after an adverse decision
Jul 31, 2015, 01:35 pm CDT
Gingrich and Dean are now on the same team
Jul 31, 2015, 09:59 am CDT
No evidence supports claim US magistrate was aware of husband’s affair with probe target, judge says
Jul 31, 2015, 09:19 am CDT
Google will fight French bid to extend ‘right to be forgotten’ worldwide
Jul 31, 2015, 08:04 am CDT
Judge denies habeas for chimps, suggests possible change in the future
Jul 31, 2015, 07:18 am CDT
China cracks down on lawyers said to have ‘sabotaged the legal order’
Jul 31, 2015, 06:15 am CDT
Employee is accused of stealing $50K from law firm during her first weeks on the job
Jul 31, 2015, 05:45 am CDT
US increasingly uses malware in law enforcement, expert says; should a warrant be required?
Jul 30, 2015, 11:38 am CDT
These ‘time hacks’ helped lawyer juggle practice with side business
Jul 30, 2015, 10:32 am CDT
Lawyer is suspended partly for his ‘racist, sexist, homophobic and offensive’ language
Jul 30, 2015, 09:57 am CDT