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Law Firms

Armstrong Teasdale opens office in Denver

Oct 1, 2014, 05:23 pm CDT

Legal Ethics

Former St. Louis mayor loses his law license indefinitely over mishandling of client funds

Oct 1, 2014, 04:32 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Inspired by man who filed more than 120 lawsuits, Indiana Supreme Court sets pro se limits

Oct 1, 2014, 03:20 pm CDT

Trusts & Estates

Lawsuit says former lawyer for Rosa Parks mishandled her estate

Oct 1, 2014, 02:20 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Have you ever had to break bad news to a client about a case? How did you handle it?

Oct 1, 2014, 01:17 pm CDT

Tort Law

Wrongful birth suit claims sperm bank erred by shipping vials from black donor

Oct 1, 2014, 12:23 pm CDT

Law Firms

Fox Rothschild acquires Dallas boutique firm

Oct 1, 2014, 12:21 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

Immigration Law

Federal government announces $9M in funding for unaccompanied minors’ counsel

Oct 1, 2014, 11:30 am CDT

Criminal Justice

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

Criminal Justice

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

Criminal Justice

Jail escape isn’t noticed until lawyer tries to visit his client

Oct 1, 2014, 05:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Maker of eavesdropping and surveillance app indicted

Sep 30, 2014, 04:30 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Lawyer who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting intoxicated woman at his office gets 9 months

Sep 30, 2014, 03:50 pm CDT

Verdicts & Settlements

Despite mandatory restitution law, courts rarely award trafficking victims lost wages, study finds

Sep 30, 2014, 03:05 pm CDT


FBI created phony defendant to trap judge; 2nd judge now being investigated by conduct board

Sep 30, 2014, 02:24 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Big Tobacco appeals court-mandated anti-smoking advertisements

Sep 30, 2014, 01:30 pm CDT


Brooklyn DA launches hate crimes unit after spike in reports this year

Sep 30, 2014, 12:45 pm CDT

Animal Law

Should the species of the victim influence punishment?

Sep 30, 2014, 11:58 am CDT

International Law

UK top court overturns 180 divorces by Italians over ‘conspiracy to pervert the course of justice’

Sep 30, 2014, 11:55 am CDT

Injury & Accident Law

Wal-Mart says lack of seat belts puts Tracy Morgan and others at fault in crash

Sep 30, 2014, 11:15 am CDT


Texas justice is probably America’s most avid judicial Tweeter; is it unseemly?

Sep 30, 2014, 11:09 am CDT

Family Law

Same-sex spouses face extra legal hurdles in divorces and custody matters

Sep 30, 2014, 10:57 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS blocks early voting scheduled in Ohio for today; ACLU official predicts confusion

Sep 30, 2014, 10:11 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Three lawyers are accused of paying criminal justice staffer to send wealthy defendants to them

Sep 30, 2014, 09:24 am CDT

Labor & Employment

Do job personality tests discriminate? EEOC probes lawyer’s complaint, filed on behalf of his son

Sep 30, 2014, 08:08 am CDT

Privacy Law

Wrongly labeled a porn star by DJs, former 1L is awarded $1M in suit against radio station

Sep 30, 2014, 07:17 am CDT

Law Firms

Revenue is up 4.3 percent for top 100 law firms in a ‘solid, if unspectacular, year’

Sep 30, 2014, 06:15 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS ‘is an emperor that truly has no clothes,’ Chemerinsky says in new book

Sep 30, 2014, 05:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Cancer researcher gets 10 years in poisoning case

Sep 29, 2014, 05:17 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Chicago-area woman accused of plotting to kill town president, attorney

Sep 29, 2014, 04:24 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Former Texas judge admits stealing dead man’s Social Security benefits

Sep 29, 2014, 03:28 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

First private conference of 2014 SCOTUS term features 7 same-sex marriage petitions

Sep 29, 2014, 02:45 pm CDT

Executive Branch

Researchers studying gun violence get federal funds for the first time in nearly 20 years

Sep 29, 2014, 01:49 pm CDT

Education Law

California enacts new law to combat sexual violence on college campuses

Sep 29, 2014, 01:00 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

These 5 firms argued half of all SCOTUS cases last term

Sep 29, 2014, 11:26 am CDT


Special committee is appointed to investigate federal judge accused of domestic violence

Sep 29, 2014, 10:51 am CDT

Law Firms

Are key partners on board for merger of Bingham and Morgan Lewis?

Sep 29, 2014, 10:08 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

What is Justice Ginsburg’s message to young feminists?

Sep 29, 2014, 09:27 am CDT

Legal Rebels Profile

Gerald Abila’s Barefoot Law helps Ugandans use a mobile device to learn about their legal rights

Sep 29, 2014, 08:45 am CDT


Did any Pennsylvania judges receive ‘porngate’ emails? Chief justice wants to know

Sep 29, 2014, 08:08 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Judge says lawyer appeared unsteady and disheveled in court, orders drug test and jailing

Sep 29, 2014, 07:17 am CDT

Labor & Employment

For the first time, EEOC sues for alleged transgender discrimination

Sep 29, 2014, 06:15 am CDT


Seeking forgiveness for a bad work result? State the facts, and don’t offer a vague excuse

Sep 29, 2014, 05:45 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Man with horns on face, 666 tattoo on forehead is guilty in triple-murder case

Sep 26, 2014, 05:40 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Imprisoned ex-cop gets 18 months more for putting ‘Miami Mice’ recording of fellow officers online

Sep 26, 2014, 04:40 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Law firm seeks to join line of judgment creditors against ex-attorney Stan Chesley

Sep 26, 2014, 04:05 pm CDT

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