Top Stories


U.S. Supreme Court

Woman claiming due-process right to live with Afghan spouse loses in SCOTUS; a gay marriage hint?

Jun 15, 2015, 11:26 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

Magna Carta’s 800th birthday brings vows of rededication to its ideals

Jun 15, 2015, 10:38 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Law firms can’t collect fees for defending bankruptcy fee applications, Supreme Court rules

Jun 15, 2015, 09:46 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

Missed out on the Magna Carta celebrations? Check out our social media roundup

Jun 15, 2015, 09:10 am CDT


Federal judge sees late-night deadline issue as ‘sad commentary’ on lives of associates

Jun 15, 2015, 06:15 am CDT


6th Circuit criticizes federal judge who told lawyer to shut up, improvised jury instruction

Jun 15, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

After 800 years, what’s next for the Magna Carta?

Jun 14, 2015, 09:04 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

Where rule of law is present, corporations can invest and promote human rights, panelists say

Jun 13, 2015, 11:58 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

Human rights lawyer: Magna Carta’s inspiration has been subverted by powers that be

Jun 13, 2015, 11:18 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

What can US and UK lawyers learn from each other about best practices?

Jun 13, 2015, 11:07 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

‘I’d give anything to have the ABA work with the judiciary in Iraq,’ UK trade envoy says

Jun 13, 2015, 10:10 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

Laws and regulators need get up to speed with high-frequency trading technology, panelists say

Jun 12, 2015, 02:50 pm CDT

ABA London Sessions

UK and US legal systems both sprung from the Magna Carta, but many jurisdictional differences exist

Jun 12, 2015, 01:05 pm CDT

ABA London Sessions

The Magna Carta is one of Britain’s best exports, Cherie Blair says

Jun 12, 2015, 12:45 pm CDT

ABA London Sessions

How different would our world be today had the Magna Carta never been sealed?

Jun 12, 2015, 10:05 am CDT

ABA London Sessions

International laws complicate the hunt for data evidence

Jun 12, 2015, 09:05 am CDT

Education Law

Transgender teen files equal-protection suit over school’s restroom policy

Jun 12, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

Consumer Law

GM, outside firm conspired to hide faulty ignition switches, lawyer alleges

Jun 11, 2015, 05:00 pm CDT

Law Schools

Law school applications continue to fall

Jun 11, 2015, 04:06 pm CDT

Election Law

Lawyer ends campaign to elect his pet pig Giggles as mayor of Flint, Michigan

Jun 11, 2015, 01:27 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

NAACP seeks US probe of McKinney police after pool party response

Jun 10, 2015, 02:00 pm CDT

Question of the Week

What are your time-saving habits?

Jun 10, 2015, 12:30 pm CDT

ABA London Sessions

ABA’s Magna Carta anniversary celebrations kick off in London

Jun 10, 2015, 08:30 am CDT

Bar Associations

New bar association focuses on marijuana

Jun 10, 2015, 07:00 am CDT

Labor & Employment

US military bans discrimination based on sexual orientation

Jun 9, 2015, 04:05 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

Police: Man on stolen bulldozer smashed occupied house to smithereens, violating a protective order

Jun 9, 2015, 03:50 pm CDT

White-Collar Crime

Former House speaker Hastert pleads not guilty to federal charges

Jun 9, 2015, 03:00 pm CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Scalia skewers graduation platitudes at granddaughter’s commencement

Jun 9, 2015, 07:30 am CDT


Top judge is first ‘Tweeter Laureate’ in Texas, and perhaps the entire country

Jun 8, 2015, 10:20 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS backs presidential power to recognize foreign sovereign in ‘Jerusalem, Israel’ passport case

Jun 8, 2015, 09:11 am CDT

Legal Ethics

‘Unclean hands’ doesn’t bar medical pot biz from recovering $25K taken by lawyer, 9th Circuit says

Jun 8, 2015, 07:39 am CDT


Kansas governor signs law cutting off court funding if courts strike down 2014 law

Jun 8, 2015, 06:49 am CDT

Law Schools

Suit alleges InfiLaw paid poor performers $5K to delay taking the bar exam

Jun 8, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

International Law

8 of 10 men accused in shooting of teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai are acquitted

Jun 5, 2015, 02:10 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

ABA asks SCOTUS to overturn Florida law allowing divided juries to recommend death penalty

Jun 5, 2015, 02:04 pm CDT


Hackers may have accessed records of 4 million federal workers; was China responsible?

Jun 5, 2015, 08:55 am CDT

Bar Associations

LegalZoom files $10.5M antitrust suit against North Carolina bar, cites SCOTUS dental case

Jun 5, 2015, 07:11 am CDT


What’s next for Caitlyn Jenner? Likely a trip to the DMV and a court petition

Jun 5, 2015, 06:15 am CDT

Constitutional Law

As man’s YouTube post helps clarify, it’s legal to carry a loaded assault rifle at Atlanta’s airport

Jun 4, 2015, 04:30 pm CDT

Labor & Employment

Store detectives’ suit says CVS required them to racially profile shoppers

Jun 4, 2015, 11:53 am CDT

Media & Communications Law

Atlanta lawyer sues after his patent is featured in ‘stupid patent of the month’ blog post

Jun 4, 2015, 09:02 am CDT

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: Are judges politicians? SCOTUS renews the question

Jun 4, 2015, 08:30 am CDT

Trials & Litigation

Chili’s waiter spit ‘loogie’ in my drink, customer says; suit is filed after cops test DNA

Jun 4, 2015, 07:26 am CDT

Law Professors

Alan Dershowitz lawsuit blames lack of paper towels for fall in sports arena bathroom

Jun 4, 2015, 05:45 am CDT

Religious Law

US-born Israeli soldier won’t be jailed for eating non-kosher sandwich

Jun 3, 2015, 03:05 pm CDT

Question of the Week

Are you barraged with ‘humblebrags’ on social media or in person?

Jun 3, 2015, 02:55 pm CDT

Constitutional Law

Calif. school district and student reach agreement allowing him to wear eagle feather at graduation

Jun 3, 2015, 01:55 pm CDT

Criminal Justice

People who cheered during graduation ceremony face criminal charges

Jun 3, 2015, 01:17 pm CDT

Consumer Law

Elizabeth Warren targets auto loans

Jun 3, 2015, 10:57 am CDT

Real Estate & Property Law

Snake infestation forced home buyers from house, $2M suit alleges

Jun 3, 2015, 10:07 am CDT

Previous Page   Next Page