Now in Legal Rebels:
Senior Writer (Online)
Contact by email or by phone at 312-988-6009.
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.
Wrongful birth suit claims sperm bank erred by shipping vials from black donor
Oct 1, 2014, 12:23 pm CDT
Lawyer with memory loss is among test subjects said to benefit from combination Alzheimer’s therapy
Oct 1, 2014, 11:32 am CDT
New first-of-its-kind California law could help prevent mass shootings and suicides, supporters say
Oct 1, 2014, 10:12 am CDT
American Judicature Society is dissolving; problems with ‘membership model’ cited
Oct 1, 2014, 08:53 am CDT
Citing prosecutor’s affair with lab technician, DA drops murder charges in 1989 slaying
Oct 1, 2014, 08:15 am CDT
Did law grad make the wrong choice? Her $300K in education debt easily fails ROI calculation
Oct 1, 2014, 07:15 am CDT
How to do the most good? Be a corporate lawyer and donate 25% to charity, Harvard Law student opines
Oct 1, 2014, 06:15 am CDT
Jail escape isn’t noticed until lawyer tries to visit his client
Oct 1, 2014, 05:45 am CDT
Should the species of the victim influence punishment?
Sep 30, 2014, 11:58 am CDT
Texas justice is probably America’s most avid judicial Tweeter; is it unseemly?
Sep 30, 2014, 11:09 am CDT