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Attorney fees

Civil rights suit by outside counsel over city’s unpaid legal bill is OK’d by federal judge

Apr 9, 2014, 12:20 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Customer support call leads to arrest in laptop theft

Apr 9, 2014, 12:05 pm CDT

Family Law

Appeals court says law firm owes $792K to dad in child-kidnap case, but nixes $424K award to girl

Apr 9, 2014, 11:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor gets her job back after filing police report against DA

Apr 9, 2014, 11:09 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Attendees’ smartphones cause courtroom chaos at latest Apple-Samsung patent trial

Apr 9, 2014, 10:45 am CDT

Family Law

Ex-wife gets less in divorce of BigLaw partner because her badmouthing hurt rainmaking, judge says

Apr 9, 2014, 10:03 am CDT

Law Schools

Job outlook for newly minted lawyers still bleak, data shows

Apr 9, 2014, 09:45 am CDT

Constitutional Law

Difficult defendant ordered to represent himself after alleged BB gun threat to his latest lawyers

Apr 9, 2014, 08:41 am CDT

Government Law

In scathing farewell, SEC lawyer says agency penalties just a ‘tollbooth on the bankster turnpike’

Apr 9, 2014, 07:41 am CDT

Tort Law

Male strippers caused emotional distress to nursing home resident, suit alleges

Apr 9, 2014, 07:11 am CDT

Law Students

Students with these college majors had the highest LSAT scores

Apr 9, 2014, 05:50 am CDT


Despite out-of-state vacation alibi, man spent nearly 25 years in prison for murder he didn’t commit

Apr 8, 2014, 05:55 pm CDT

Legislation & Lobbying

Should tax preparers be licensed? Right now, dog groomers and massage parlors can do taxes, too

Apr 8, 2014, 04:40 pm CDT


Viral video of laptop being stolen from coffee shop leads to arrest of suspect

Apr 8, 2014, 04:15 pm CDT


Son whose testimony helped mom beat murder charge is a witness in her new case over his own shooting

Apr 8, 2014, 03:30 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Landmark DOJ settlement with RI provides road map to disability-law compliance for 49 other states

Apr 8, 2014, 02:35 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Quirk in New York law makes older and heavier cars attractive to thieves

Apr 8, 2014, 01:56 pm CDT

Law Firms

Lawyer who owes $35M in litigation debt says he has the cases to cover it

Apr 8, 2014, 12:55 pm CDT

Verdicts & Settlements

$9B in punitives awarded in Actos drug case; jurors deliberated less than two hours

Apr 8, 2014, 12:32 pm CDT

Legal Ethics

‘I fought the Bar and the Bar won,’ says lawyer announcing his retirement from Ky. legal practice

Apr 8, 2014, 11:15 am CDT

Entertainment & Sports Law

Lawyer files federal racketeering suit over ‘pay for play’ on son’s high school lacrosse team

Apr 8, 2014, 10:30 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Oscar Pistorius tells about fatal shooting and ‘the moment that everything changed’

Apr 8, 2014, 10:29 am CDT


White House counsel is said to be stepping down

Apr 8, 2014, 09:58 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Former Ohio AG supports convicted murderer’s bid to overturn conviction

Apr 8, 2014, 08:51 am CDT


Does failure to pay license fee on time disqualify judges from office? Issue rocks Arkansas

Apr 8, 2014, 08:03 am CDT

Consumer Law is accused of consumer deception; lawyers and law firms among website’s targets

Apr 8, 2014, 07:07 am CDT

Law Professors

‘You are not alone’: Law prof who considered suicide tells his story

Apr 8, 2014, 05:50 am CDT

Law Firms

Edwards Wildman lays off 10 lawyers, 42 staff

Apr 7, 2014, 05:35 pm CDT

Law in Peepular Culture

All the Peeps in Law dioramas are in! (gallery)

Apr 7, 2014, 04:45 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

8th Cir. axes $900K verdict because lawyer told personal law school sex-harassment story at closing

Apr 7, 2014, 04:10 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Now-disbarred defense lawyer takes plea in case over drug deals near courthouse and law office

Apr 7, 2014, 02:24 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Law firm leader’s divorce is over, but bad breakup with his matrimonial attorney is ongoing

Apr 7, 2014, 01:14 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Defense stunned by $2.88M verdict in med-mal case over injection injury and suicide

Apr 7, 2014, 12:45 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Suspended lawyer faces criminal charges, is accused of setting girlfriend on fire

Apr 7, 2014, 11:35 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Judge jails in-house lawyer who complained in email about being selected for jury service

Apr 7, 2014, 10:30 am CDT


Lawyers seek to exclude mention of adult videos, allegedly used to bribe judge, from trial

Apr 7, 2014, 09:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

9-month-old Pakistani baby is charged with plotting murder

Apr 7, 2014, 09:00 am CDT

ABA Journal Podcast

How lawyers can get the most out of Facebook’s paid status updates (podcast with transcript)

Apr 7, 2014, 08:59 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

‘Spansexual’ may register gender as nonspecific, Australia’s top court rules

Apr 7, 2014, 08:21 am CDT

Advertising Law

White House lawyers reportedly protest selfie with Obama used for promotional purposes

Apr 7, 2014, 07:32 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Whitey Bulger supports convicted inmate, says he knows the real killer

Apr 7, 2014, 07:04 am CDT

Legal Technology

How this personal injury firm is using Google Glass to get a leg up

Apr 7, 2014, 06:15 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Lawyer who tried to cash scammer’s $280K check loses appeal of conviction; he said he was joking

Apr 7, 2014, 05:45 am CDT


Lawyers’ definitions of virtual practice vary, but not when it comes to finding success

Apr 4, 2014, 06:47 pm CDT

Legislation & Lobbying

Despite legalization, black-market marijuana activities continue in Colorado

Apr 4, 2014, 05:00 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

Claims of ‘wage theft’ spark movement to increase federal enforcement, require detailed pay stubs

Apr 4, 2014, 02:50 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Benefited by $30B in annual cellphone sales, industry opposes anti-theft measures, columnist says

Apr 4, 2014, 02:20 pm CDT

Trials & Litigation

Man who filmed mock trial for RJ Reynolds faces extortion case over claimed threat to release clips

Apr 4, 2014, 01:30 pm CDT

Injury & Accident Law

Could massive GM vehicle recall get bigger? Single key in ignition isn’t safe, says plaintiff lawyer

Apr 4, 2014, 12:25 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Mom convicted of killing daughter via breast-milk morphine overdose gets 20-year sentence

Apr 4, 2014, 11:16 am CDT

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