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Trials & Litigation

Defense asks judge to require prosecution to try all 54 charges against immigration lawyer

Nov 26, 2014, 03:30 pm CST

Constitutional Law

Top Texas court strikes law allowing warrantless alcohol test, says it violates 4th Amendment

Nov 26, 2014, 02:55 pm CST

Criminal Justice

DA’s men accused of stealing rare comics forfeited by in-house lawyer jailed in $9M theft scheme

Nov 26, 2014, 01:45 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Foster dad takes manslaughter plea in baby’s hot-car death

Nov 26, 2014, 01:05 pm CST


Top state court nixes lawyer’s drunken-driving conviction over blocked effort to consult counsel

Nov 26, 2014, 12:35 pm CST

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues prosecutor and wife for defamation, says he sought nude photos, wife lied to protect him

Nov 26, 2014, 11:10 am CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Justice Ginsburg is hospitalized after exercise, undergoes heart catheterization

Nov 26, 2014, 09:59 am CST

Criminal Justice

Man accused of pointing banana at sheriff’s deputies faces felony menacing case

Nov 26, 2014, 09:55 am CST

Education Law

O’Melveny tapped to lead probe of University of Virginia’s handling of sex-assault reports

Nov 26, 2014, 09:37 am CST

Bar Exam

New mom will get stop-the-clock breaks to pump breast milk during bar exam

Nov 26, 2014, 09:30 am CST

Legal Ethics

Ex-Dinsmore partner wins dismissal of sex-with-client ethics charges, despite accepting sanction

Nov 26, 2014, 08:22 am CST

Criminal Justice

Grand juries almost always indict, federal stats show; is there a shooting exception for cops?

Nov 26, 2014, 06:58 am CST

Law Firms

Microsoft suit seeks details of $2.1M Quinn Emanuel contract to provide services for IRS

Nov 26, 2014, 06:15 am CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Will Supreme Court be swayed by a gay-marriage ‘tipping point’?

Nov 26, 2014, 05:45 am CST

Insurance Law

Paying workers with health issues to get exchange-market insurance violates the law, feds say

Nov 25, 2014, 05:15 pm CST

Constitutional Law

Mayor says FBI cleared 2 officers in chaotic arrest after seat-belt stop, returns them to duty

Nov 25, 2014, 04:40 pm CST

Health Law

Fast-food sellers must list calories ‘clearly and conspicuously’ on menus within a year, FDA says

Nov 25, 2014, 03:55 pm CST

Question of the Week

Ever have an encounter with the police that influenced your view of law enforcement?

Nov 25, 2014, 03:10 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Philadelphia attorney is charged with sexually assaulting a trafficked 14-year-old at his law office

Nov 25, 2014, 02:55 pm CST

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS will consider cops’ ADA obligations when arresting mentally ill suspects

Nov 25, 2014, 02:39 pm CST

Lawyer Pay

More firms, including Cravath, jump on BigLaw bonus bandwagon; Skadden says some will get $110K

Nov 25, 2014, 02:20 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Former prosecutor talks of living in fear after slayings of Texas DA and senior colleague

Nov 25, 2014, 01:20 pm CST

Health Law

FDA restricts use of device blamed for spreading uterine cancer, after news of patient deaths

Nov 25, 2014, 11:25 am CST

Law Practice Management

Pepper Hamilton’s nonlawyer CEO is leaving the firm

Nov 25, 2014, 11:16 am CST

Criminal Justice

Law firm secretary is accused of forging judge’s signature to delay eviction

Nov 25, 2014, 10:45 am CST

Court Security

Court worker files HIPAA suit, says she was searched daily after misconstrued remark

Nov 25, 2014, 10:10 am CST

Attorney Fees

Posner: ‘Outlandish’ attorney fees in glucosamine settlement were part of a ‘selfish deal’

Nov 25, 2014, 10:03 am CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: What is a ‘true threat’ on Facebook? SCOTUS to decide

Nov 25, 2014, 08:40 am CST

Criminal Justice

Ferguson case demonstrates the potential shortcomings of eyewitness testimony

Nov 25, 2014, 08:33 am CST

Criminal Justice

Missouri’s ‘officer-friendly’ use-of-force law likely helped Ferguson officer avoid charges

Nov 25, 2014, 07:18 am CST

Criminal Justice

Civil-liberties experts teach students at NY high school what to do if stopped by cops

Nov 25, 2014, 06:15 am CST

Legal Ethics

Vanguard tax lawyer says he was fired for persistent questioning; company says he violated privilege

Nov 25, 2014, 05:45 am CST

Law Schools

New law school president throws in towel after 8 days on the job

Nov 24, 2014, 05:25 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Prominent lawyer accused of assaulting employee after a night of drinking takes misdemeanor plea

Nov 24, 2014, 04:30 pm CST

ABA Journal

Voting opens for the 2014 Blawg 100

Nov 24, 2014, 03:40 pm CST

Civil Rights

9th Circuit OKs suit claiming police made man pretend to be taller, then arrested him

Nov 24, 2014, 03:20 pm CST

Legal Ethics

Judge to end case over nude photos posted online by her husband by retiring from bench

Nov 24, 2014, 02:07 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Judge resentences polo mogul to 16 years in DUI manslaughter case, denies bond during appeal

Nov 24, 2014, 12:35 pm CST

Internet Law

Suit claims Google’s listings for unlicensed locksmiths harmed licensed business

Nov 24, 2014, 12:32 pm CST

Criminal Justice

10 years after fatal accident, conviction is reversed; GM knew its car was to blame but kept quiet

Nov 24, 2014, 12:05 pm CST

Privacy Law

Judge unseals cellphone surveillance orders; deputy DA has ‘fervent hope’ convictions will stand

Nov 24, 2014, 11:30 am CST

Business of Law

More BigLaw firms match Simpson bonuses of $15K to $100K

Nov 24, 2014, 10:15 am CST

Constitutional Law

Civil rights lawyers head to Ferguson as grand jury decision in police slaying of unarmed teen looms

Nov 24, 2014, 09:30 am CST

Law Firms

More than 750 Bingham partners, lawyers and staffers are going to Morgan Lewis

Nov 24, 2014, 09:23 am CST

Trials & Litigation

Pregnant lawyer is denied trial delay in ‘tumultuous’ hearing; law partner blasts prosecutors

Nov 24, 2014, 08:35 am CST

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sues fitness club, alleges he was banned for prior lawsuit

Nov 24, 2014, 07:51 am CST

Criminal Justice

Former DA explains his ‘prosecutor speak’ on why he declined to charge Cosby

Nov 24, 2014, 07:20 am CST

Criminal Justice

California DAs shame johns with website photos

Nov 24, 2014, 06:15 am CST


Posner opinion tosses judge from case partly for his ‘tone of derision’

Nov 24, 2014, 05:45 am CST


Prosecutors under fire for flashing gang signs in holiday photo

Nov 21, 2014, 04:05 pm CST

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