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.
You can’t always rely on physician testimony in malpractice cases, says doc who admits he lied
Sep 28, 2016, 07:50 am CDT
Huge merger spurs drop in revenue per lawyer among Global 100; total revenue nears $100B
Sep 28, 2016, 07:00 am CDT
Employers can no longer require California worker disputes to be governed by other state laws
Sep 27, 2016, 01:00 pm CDT
Former appellate defender employee is entitled to $1M in retaliation suit, federal judge rules
Sep 27, 2016, 12:01 pm CDT
US didn’t prove AmEx merchant policies violated antitrust law, 2nd Circuit says
Sep 27, 2016, 10:51 am CDT
As murders increase nationwide, US attorney links Chicago violence to release of dashcam video
Sep 27, 2016, 09:54 am CDT
Houston gunman was a good lawyer, former law partner says
Sep 27, 2016, 08:51 am CDT
Top state court should toss 24,000 convictions connected to disgraced chemist, ACLU says
Sep 27, 2016, 08:45 am CDT
These law firms make up the litigation ‘fearsome foursome,’ general counsel survey finds
Sep 27, 2016, 08:00 am CDT
Americans’ view of Supreme Court rebounds; is eight-member court the reason?
Sep 27, 2016, 07:00 am CDT