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Court Security

Car going ‘way too fast’ crashes outside entrance to federal courthouse

Law Firms

Brownstein Hyatt closes Phoenix office

White-Collar Crime

Claimed ‘Harvard-educated attorney’ is neither a grad nor a lawyer, authorities say

Constitutional Law

Lawsuit urges top state court to explain powers of AG Kathleen Kane, whose law license is suspended

Constitutional Law

Kentucky governor restores voting rights of over 100,000 felons, but does he have power to do so?

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon: Courtroom drama or antics in this month’s cartoon scene?

Constitutional Law

New courthouse nativity display puts founding fathers, Lady Liberty next to Bill of Rights in manger

Criminal Justice

Chicago cop is charged with murder in teen’s shooting death; video will be released by Wednesday

Attorney General

2nd Circuit rules Justice Department doesn’t have to disclose additional drone-strike memos

Business of Law

Following layoffs, 60-attorney law firm says it will close its doors by end of 2015

Immigration Law

Indiana’s refusal to accept Syrian refugees violates Constitution, ACLU suit says

Bar Exam

California’s bar pass rate is at a 29-year low; these states also saw a drop

Law in Popular Culture

Client’s photos of John Lennon and Sex Pistols are prominently featured in law office exhibit

Health Law

7th Circuit overturns abortion regulation; Posner says health benefit is ‘nonexistent’


Lawyers who work the most appear least likely to regret their career choice, Indiana study finds

Lawyer Pay

Prosecutors and PDs will share in $18M equal-pay settlement

Tort Law

Should assumption of risk doctrine still apply to baseball? Lawyer who filed class action thinks not

Internet Law

Belgium authorities ask for Internet silence on police ops; Twitterverse responds with cat memes


DNA clears man jailed 16 years; meanwhile, ‘Teardrop Rapist’ committed more crimes

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred lawyer admits collecting $247K in disability benefits while still in practice