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Legal Ethics

Judge who helped smoking buddy get out of jail in domestic violence case is reprimanded

Aug 19, 2015, 01:12 pm CDT


Divorce lawyers expect surge in clients after hackers dump data from Ashley Madison dating site

Aug 19, 2015, 12:40 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

Widow who says her husband was worked to death is entitled to death benefits, court says

Aug 19, 2015, 10:38 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle agrees to plea for sex acts with minors, child porn possession

Aug 19, 2015, 10:04 am CDT

Constitutional Law

Mayor vows aggressive approach to restrict topless women in Times Square; is it constitutional?

Aug 19, 2015, 08:54 am CDT

Privacy Law

Email secrecy claim by Pennsylvania’s AG appears at odds with newly released document

Aug 19, 2015, 08:01 am CDT

Law Schools

Cooley law dean offers explanation for enrollment decline, sees possible turnaround

Aug 19, 2015, 07:14 am CDT

Constitutional Law

Does Constitution allow ban on birthright citizenship?

Aug 19, 2015, 06:15 am CDT


Federal judiciary considers dumping ‘ancient documents’ rule

Aug 19, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

Law Firms

LeClairRyan opens in Delaware, its 3rd new office this year

Aug 18, 2015, 04:10 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

7th Circuit says court erred by upholding prison’s refusal to allow inmate and former guard to marry

Aug 18, 2015, 03:55 pm CDT

Law Firms

Law firm project will provide school supplies to 23,000 students

Aug 18, 2015, 03:25 pm CDT

Legal Ethics

Judge who hit sheriff’s patrol vehicle in courthouse parking lot agrees to 90-day unpaid suspension

Aug 18, 2015, 12:40 pm CDT


Thieves stole 220,000 more individual tax records from IRS computer system than feds first thought

Aug 18, 2015, 11:05 am CDT


Unconscious bias, exclusion from networks lead to dearth of minority law firm partners, prof says

Aug 18, 2015, 10:22 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Judge should not have made marriage a condition of defendant’s probation, civil rights group says

Aug 18, 2015, 09:50 am CDT

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Lawyer gets home confinement for insider trading based on golfer’s tips

Aug 18, 2015, 09:29 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Mayor declares local Wal-Mart a public nuisance

Aug 18, 2015, 09:09 am CDT

Work-Life Balance

Is competitive BigLaw similar to Amazon’s survival-of-the-fittest system?

Aug 18, 2015, 08:19 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Lawyer tells jurors the man he shot was a ‘methed-out lunatic’

Aug 18, 2015, 07:32 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Lawyer arrested in alleged murder plot wants to represent client going to trial this week

Aug 18, 2015, 07:10 am CDT

Civil Rights

Police brutality cases are said to be a ‘cottage industry’ for plaintiffs lawyers

Aug 18, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Lawyer’s repeated instructions to not answer deposition questions draws sanction for Kramer Levin

Aug 18, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer is charged in federal drug case; judge appoints public defender

Aug 17, 2015, 05:00 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Midnight motion wins almost immediate court order allowing public defender to see client

Aug 17, 2015, 04:35 pm CDT

Civil Rights

Lawyer wins $93 refund of LA parking ticket; 9th Circuit ‘stealth tow’ appeal is ongoing

Aug 17, 2015, 03:20 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

NLRB nixes college football players union, declines to hear election petition

Aug 17, 2015, 01:40 pm CDT


Judge tells lawyer to give dashcam video to state; is ruling consistent with defense obligations?

Aug 17, 2015, 12:15 pm CDT

Environmental Law

Suit claims climate change is violation of future generations’ constitutional rights

Aug 17, 2015, 11:55 am CDT

Education Law

Allegedly fired after pointing to big legal bills, school administrator gets $300K settlement

Aug 17, 2015, 11:45 am CDT

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Girlfriend convicted in lawyer’s murder won’t be eligible for early parole because of judge’s ruling

Aug 17, 2015, 11:13 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Lawyer goes on trial for allegedly coaching witnesses to lie; scripted Q-and-A cited

Aug 17, 2015, 10:17 am CDT

Constitutional Law

Deputy who complied with public defender’s ‘arrest me’ taunt may be liable, says 9th Circuit

Aug 17, 2015, 08:52 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Prominent lawyer is accused of conspiring to kill scrap-metal scavenger in retaliation for thefts

Aug 17, 2015, 07:54 am CDT


Civil rights icon Julian Bond dies at 75

Aug 17, 2015, 07:05 am CDT

Legal Ethics

Strapped for cash to start a law firm? Crowdfunding may be permissible, ethics opinion says

Aug 17, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

Tort Law

Woman sues over eye injury from tossed roll at restaurant that touts its ‘throwed rolls’

Aug 17, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

Defendant charged with decking lawyer in court now faces 2 felony trials in same month

Aug 14, 2015, 03:50 pm CDT


Lawyer’s double-murder trial delayed over use of subpoena rather than warrant for cellphone search

Aug 14, 2015, 02:35 pm CDT

Government Law

Cited by animal control in dog dispute, couple responds with ‘douchebag’ yard sign

Aug 14, 2015, 01:45 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Last vestiges of death penalty in Connecticut are cruel and unusual, state’s top court says

Aug 14, 2015, 11:00 am CDT

Constitutional Law

Top Massachusetts court upholds sex-trafficking law

Aug 14, 2015, 08:13 am CDT

Religious Law

First Amendment doesn’t protect baker who refused wedding cake to gay couple, appeals court says

Aug 14, 2015, 07:31 am CDT

Law Schools

Law grads say Texas A&M wouldn’t recognize them as alumni after purchase of their school

Aug 14, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

First Amendment

Appeals court rules against anti-Muslim group seeking bus ads with false terrorist-reward claims

Aug 14, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

Criminal Justice

American lawyer stabbed to death in his home in Venezuela

Aug 13, 2015, 04:15 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Litigious ex-con denied bond over claimed sex-ad post giving FBI agent’s phone number

Aug 13, 2015, 03:50 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Clerk’s office defies federal judge’s order to issue same-sex marriage licenses

Aug 13, 2015, 02:55 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Suspended judge to get prison time in wife-assault case

Aug 13, 2015, 02:05 pm CDT

Bankruptcy Law

Clawback suit seeks $420K from US transportation secretary concerning in-house counsel pay

Aug 13, 2015, 12:40 pm CDT

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