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.
Additional federal resources are needed to provide representation for unaccompanied minors, ABA says
Oct 23, 2014, 11:18 am CDT
Ginsburg reveals a mistake in her voter ID dissent; corrected opinion is posted
Oct 23, 2014, 09:52 am CDT
‘Vaudeville’ closing argument with pill-a-day song doesn’t warrant sanction, 2nd Circuit says
Oct 23, 2014, 08:43 am CDT
Kaye Scholer says goodbye to old offices and 95 percent of its law books
Oct 23, 2014, 07:46 am CDT
Jodi Arias juror is dismissed after asking a reporter this question
Oct 23, 2014, 07:17 am CDT
Governor signs law to battle ‘obscene celebrity’ by convicts; is Abu-Jamal the target?
Oct 23, 2014, 06:45 am CDT
Death by hacking? US investigates possible cybersecurity flaws in medical devices
Oct 23, 2014, 06:15 am CDT
EEOC probe of mandatory retirement at Deloitte has implications for law firms
Oct 23, 2014, 05:45 am CDT
New York will beef up indigent defense in five counties in ‘groundbreaking’ lawsuit settlement
Oct 22, 2014, 11:34 am CDT
Judge accused of courthouse sex was ‘seduced and taken advantage of,’ her lawyer says
Oct 22, 2014, 10:25 am CDT