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Legal Rebels Profile

David Colarusso: The data scientist at law

Sep 15, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

Law Schools

Law school cuts tuition by 35%

Sep 14, 2016, 03:45 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Are there things you won’t post on social media because of privacy concerns?

Sep 14, 2016, 03:00 pm CDT

Bar Exam

Software company used in faulty Georgia bar exam scoring gets hit with lawsuit

Sep 14, 2016, 02:10 pm CDT

Education Law

Detroit students are being deprived of their constitutional right to literacy, says federal lawsuit

Sep 14, 2016, 01:10 pm CDT

First Amendment

Avvo has First Amendment right to publish lawyer listings, Chicago federal court rules

Sep 14, 2016, 12:18 pm CDT

Science & Technology Law

Police in Florida and other states are building up private DNA databases

Sep 14, 2016, 11:30 am CDT

Legal Rebels Podcast

Dewey B Strategic’s Jean O’Grady leads lawyers through the tech maze (podcast)

Sep 14, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

Verdicts & Settlements

Target hit with $4.6 million jury verdict at trial; retailer had nixed $12K settlement offer

Sep 12, 2016, 04:00 pm CDT

ABA Know It All

Take the ABA Journal’s weekly news quiz and see if you know it all

Sep 12, 2016, 03:30 pm CDT


Government hacking in child porn case was a search, but evidence won’t be suppressed, says judge

Sep 12, 2016, 03:00 pm CDT

Law Firms

Kirkland & Ellis acquires Bancroft, home to famed Supreme Court advocate Paul Clement

Sep 12, 2016, 10:16 am CDT

Women in the Law

Hillary Clinton explains how a bad LSAT experience taught her to keep her emotions in check

Sep 12, 2016, 08:15 am CDT

Government Law

US will halt work on oil pipeline opposed by Standing Rock Sioux tribe; judge refused injunction

Sep 9, 2016, 03:27 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Straight-ticket voting will be allowed in Michigan after SCOTUS denies stay

Sep 9, 2016, 02:06 pm CDT

Real Estate & Property Law

Facing a bias suit and criticism, Airbnb takes steps to curb discrimination by its hosts

Sep 9, 2016, 10:50 am CDT

Consumer Law

Wells Fargo to pay $185M fine for opening bank accounts for customers without their knowledge

Sep 8, 2016, 03:03 pm CDT

Trials and Litigation

Ammon and Ryan Bundy won’t be allowed to wear their preferred cowboy attire at trial

Sep 8, 2016, 10:00 am CDT

Legal Rebels Profile

Manik Suri: Changing government on both ends

Sep 8, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Louisiana juveniles got longer sentences after unexpected LSU football losses, study finds

Sep 8, 2016, 08:00 am CDT

Death Penalty

Is the death penalty ‘fading away’? Executions in 2016 could drop to 25-year low point

Sep 8, 2016, 07:00 am CDT

Business of Law

Rocket Lawyer launches European joint venture, contemplates leaving UK in the wake of Brexit vote

Sep 7, 2016, 03:55 pm CDT

Education Law

Some students may be eligible for loan discharge after ITT closes 130 campuses

Sep 7, 2016, 03:30 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Have you ever been assigned to a case in an all-new practice area? How did you handle it?

Sep 7, 2016, 12:55 pm CDT


Suit claims Alabama’s at-large method of electing judges violates Voting Rights Act

Sep 7, 2016, 12:11 pm CDT

Supreme Court Nominations

Harry Reid has a plan to force action on Garland nomination; lawsuit has the same goal

Sep 7, 2016, 09:17 am CDT

Legal Rebels Profile

J.J. Prescott: Go to court without leaving home

Sep 7, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Does Supreme Court have a ‘coastal perspective’? Kagan and Sotomayor reflect on homogeneity

Sep 7, 2016, 08:00 am CDT


Evidence dumped in room cleanup could affect more than a thousand cases

Sep 7, 2016, 07:00 am CDT

Bar Exam

What does increase in MBE pretest questions mean for test takers?

Sep 6, 2016, 03:00 pm CDT

Death Penalty

Missouri must reveal suppliers of lethal injection drug, 8th Circuit says

Sep 6, 2016, 11:42 am CDT

ABA Know It All

Have you been paying attention to the news? Test yourself with the ABA Journal’s weekly quiz

Sep 6, 2016, 10:35 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: What will the presidential election mean for SCOTUS?

Sep 6, 2016, 08:45 am CDT

Legal Rebels Profile

Mary Shen O’Carroll: Googling up law department efficiency

Sep 6, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

Criminal Justice

This Indiana county sends more people to prison than San Francisco

Sep 6, 2016, 08:00 am CDT

Juvenile Justice

Court fines and fees trap juvenile defendants in cycle of debt, new study finds

Sep 2, 2016, 04:00 pm CDT

Trials and Litigation

Prohibiting firearm possession for medical marijuana users is reasonable, says 9th Circuit

Sep 2, 2016, 02:00 pm CDT

Law Firms

DLA Piper to lay off 180 in the UK

Sep 2, 2016, 11:55 am CDT


Validity of forensic analysis routinely used in criminal trials is called into question

Sep 2, 2016, 09:23 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Law firm says it got nearly 26,000 calls after multimillion-dollar talcum powder verdicts

Sep 2, 2016, 08:00 am CDT

Legal Rebels Profile

Jimoh Ovbiagele: Putting AI in law practice

Sep 1, 2016, 11:45 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

North Carolina’s request to use strict voting law fails in SCOTUS tie vote

Sep 1, 2016, 10:06 am CDT

Law Firms

Law firm uses speed-dating approach to law student interviews

Sep 1, 2016, 09:00 am CDT

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption: Ho ho ho! What does this lawyer have on his list for Santa?

Sep 1, 2016, 08:30 am CDT

Legal Writing

Federal judge issues footnote warning, threatens to toss pleadings using wrong format

Sep 1, 2016, 08:00 am CDT


DA in San Antonio gives interview saying that vaccines can cause autism and CDC study is false

Sep 1, 2016, 07:00 am CDT


What do falling bar-passage rates mean for legal education—and the future of the profession?

Sep 1, 2016, 04:40 am CDT


Law prof and journalist team up to hold police accountable for their actions

Sep 1, 2016, 04:30 am CDT

Opening Statements

Enterprising college students are offering their dorm rooms for rent online

Sep 1, 2016, 04:10 am CDT

Opening Statements

Do memes violate copyright law?

Sep 1, 2016, 04:00 am CDT

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