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U.S. Supreme Court

Make ruling that bans life-without-parole sentences for juveniles retroactive, ABA urges SCOTUS

Legal Technology

Is file-sharing software the solution to evidence ‘blame game’ in DA’s office?

Criminal Justice

White police officer faces murder case in shooting of black motorist in license-plate traffic stop

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred attorney charged with using another lawyer’s name in traffic-court case

Animal Law

9th Circuit rejects widow’s suit over fatal mountain goat attack in national park

Question of the Week

How would you #ChangeTheLawIn5Words?

Trials & Litigation

Suspect is charged 30 years after fatal family-court-related attacks on judges, others

Tort Law

Woman fell from bed through 3rd-story window while sleeping, is now suing property manager for $230K

Criminal Justice

Donald Trump’s lawyer apologizes for ‘inarticulate comment’ about marital rape

Business of Law

Outsourcing company opens Austin office, part of onshoring trend

Legal Marketing

Lawyer is flattered by toddler’s obsession with his TV ads

Copyright Law

‘Smoking gun’ evidence shows Happy Birthday lyrics are no longer protected by copyright, lawyers say

Annual Meeting

Lawyers and music lovers converge on Chicago for ABA Annual Meeting and Lollapalooza

Legal Ethics

Former prosecutor is suspended for demeaning remarks, false denial about snitch threat

Juries

NYU Law School will research decline in civil jury trials with $2M gift

Trials & Litigation

Accuser’s court filing blasts Cosby’s ‘media blitz’

Law Firms

Despite megamerger announcement, Dentons and Dacheng are still in somewhat separate worlds

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Trials & Litigation

Judge blames ‘mindless digital interaction’ for juror texts during murder trial, OKs guilty verdict

Personal Lives

Toddler who died in hot car was son of juvenile court judge