Daily News


Criminal Justice

Shooter who invoked the castle doctrine is convicted in exchange student’s death

Dec 18, 2014, 07:01 am CST


Is it best left unsaid? How to choose your workplace battles

Dec 18, 2014, 06:15 am CST


After a career change, Blind Melon guitarist is a BigLaw lawyer

Dec 18, 2014, 06:15 am CST

Entertainment & Sports Law

Sony Pictures cancels ‘Interview’ movie release, cites ‘unprecedented criminal assault’ by hackers

Dec 17, 2014, 05:30 pm CST

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

Dec 17, 2014, 04:30 pm CST

Education Law

Sued by dad over his 13-year-old daughter’s suicide after bullying, school denies responsibility

Dec 17, 2014, 04:00 pm CST

Civil Rights

Dozens of lawyers join protests over police slayings

Dec 17, 2014, 03:10 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Two pharmacists are accused of second-degree murder in meningitis outbreak

Dec 17, 2014, 02:26 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer gets death in murder of DA’s wife; judge compares him to Charles Manson, Jeffrey Dahmer

Dec 17, 2014, 02:10 pm CST

Question of the Week

What changes would you make to ethics rules for lawyers?

Dec 17, 2014, 02:05 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Homeowner was only ‘defending his pride’ in slaying of exchange student, prosecutor argues

Dec 17, 2014, 01:19 pm CST

Criminal Justice

3rd county judge charged in DUI case goes to trial, after nixing plea deal

Dec 17, 2014, 01:10 pm CST

Criminal Justice

DA blasts AG for saying corruption case against lawmakers shouldn’t be prosecuted

Dec 17, 2014, 12:15 pm CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Will SCOTUS gut the health-care law? Rule for gay marriage? Yes and yes, analyst says

Dec 17, 2014, 11:50 am CST

Corporate Law

Controversial American Apparel chief is fired after years of litigation against the company

Dec 17, 2014, 10:50 am CST

First Amendment

Secret witness in Jodi Arias trial was Jodi Arias; appeals court orders release of testimony

Dec 17, 2014, 08:55 am CST

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?

Dec 17, 2014, 08:45 am CST

Constitutional Law

Obama’s immigration order is unconstitutional, judge rules; parties didn’t raise the issue

Dec 17, 2014, 07:44 am CST

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor defends gun possession arrest of man who can’t use his arms

Dec 17, 2014, 06:51 am CST

Legal Ethics

Duke University’s legal fight with John Wayne’s heirs highlights potential verein pitfalls

Dec 17, 2014, 06:15 am CST

Criminal Justice

Security guards with less training than manicurists wield considerable power

Dec 17, 2014, 05:45 am CST

Criminal Justice

Germany OKs prosecution of former Nazi SS guard, now 93

Dec 16, 2014, 05:40 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Law prof, attorneys and students protest in rain at Los Angeles courthouse

Dec 16, 2014, 04:50 pm CST

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Poll: Vote for your favorite clown-court caption

Dec 16, 2014, 04:33 pm CST

Antitrust Law

After last-minute lead plaintiff substitution, iPod users seek $350M at trial and get zilch

Dec 16, 2014, 03:55 pm CST

Election Law

Cozen can write off $448K election-case bill without having it count as a campaign contribution

Dec 16, 2014, 03:10 pm CST

Constitutional Law

En banc 1st Circuit ruling nixes state-funded sex-change surgery for prison inmate

Dec 16, 2014, 02:45 pm CST

Media & Communications Law

Teen retains lawyer after claiming 8-figure stock profits; New York Magazine: ‘We were duped’

Dec 16, 2014, 01:05 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Lawyer and cafe manager killed in Sydney hostage siege hailed as heroes; why wasn’t suspect in jail?

Dec 16, 2014, 12:15 pm CST

First Amendment

9th Circuit refuses to block condom mandate for adult film actors

Dec 16, 2014, 12:07 pm CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Is torture unconstitutional? Scalia returns to the subject

Dec 16, 2014, 11:24 am CST

Law Schools

1L enrollment drops nearly 30 percent from 2010 high; when were figures last so low?

Dec 16, 2014, 10:27 am CST

American Bar Association

New database created by ABA Criminal Justice Section charts state-by-state conviction restrictions

Dec 16, 2014, 10:15 am CST

Legal Technology

Purported bankruptcy survey is a virus, federal appeals court warns electronic filers

Dec 16, 2014, 09:35 am CST

Legal Ethics

Former judge is convicted for conspiring to plant meth under car of his accuser in ethics probe

Dec 16, 2014, 08:32 am CST

Law professors

Is teaching rape law too risky? Sensitive law students don’t want to discuss it, law prof says

Dec 16, 2014, 07:24 am CST

Trials & Litigation

Assault suit against coach Nick Saban’s daughter reinstated; trial judge had cited stand your ground

Dec 16, 2014, 06:15 am CST

Legal Ethics

Should ‘do no harm’ be added to lawyer ethics rules? Torture memo shows need for change, op-ed says

Dec 16, 2014, 05:45 am CST

Animal Law

Lawmakers say piercings and tattoos are for people, not pets

Dec 15, 2014, 05:25 pm CST

Business of Law

9 remaining lawyers at Houston litigation boutique to join Vorys Sater

Dec 15, 2014, 04:55 pm CST

Criminal Justice

Police seek man suspected of slaying ex-wife, 5 others after contentious child-custody battle

Dec 15, 2014, 04:35 pm CST

White-Collar Crime

Personal injury lawyer is indicted, accused of stealing $600K in client settlements

Dec 15, 2014, 03:58 pm CST


Dr. Dre hands out big bonuses to attorneys and staff at his longtime law firm

Dec 15, 2014, 03:35 pm CST

White-Collar Crime

Ex-administrator helped convict 6 lawyers, feds say, asking that judge cut her prison time in half

Dec 15, 2014, 02:25 pm CST

Trials & Litigation

Families of 9 school-shooting victims sue maker, seller of Bushmaster rifle used in Newtown massacre

Dec 15, 2014, 01:10 pm CST

Media & Communications Law

Sony Pictures hires David Boies, who warns media to destroy documents leaked by hackers

Dec 15, 2014, 11:38 am CST

Business of Law

New crowdfunding site helps individuals raise money for legal fees

Dec 15, 2014, 11:10 am CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Unusual SCOTUS lineup supports class-action defendant seeking to transfer case to federal court

Dec 15, 2014, 10:56 am CST

U.S. Supreme Court

Officer’s reasonable mistake about brake-light law justified traffic stop, SCOTUS rules

Dec 15, 2014, 09:54 am CST

Law Practice Management

Former Dewey rainmaker who earned $6M in 2011 files for bankruptcy

Dec 15, 2014, 09:02 am CST

Previous Page   Next Page