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Criminal Justice

Planned Parenthood shooting suspect makes his first court appearance via video

Criminal Justice

4 men charged with felonies in the shooting of 5 protestors in Minneapolis

Privacy Law

NSA halts bulk collection of phone records, but security and surveillance concerns remain

Human Rights

Northern Ireland’s abortion prohibitions violate human rights, Belfast judge rules

International Law

UK approves its first deferred prosecution agreement in bank’s bribery case

Law Firms

BigLaw firm doesn’t have to turn over notes in GM ignition switch cases, judge rules


Judge who sparred with Pennsylvania AG is removed, ‘clouded’ objectivity cited

Criminal Justice

Thousands mourn human rights lawyer killed during a press conference in Turkey

Legal Ethics

If you think a seeming pro se litigant has a lawyer, ask to confirm, ABA ethics opinion says

International Law

Why Republicans contend any pact from climate change conference will be a treaty

Business of Law

Will first law firm to go public face a shareholder suit? Stock prices seesaw with whiplash plan

White-Collar Crime

Should movement to ease criminal laws extend to white-collar offenders? Coalition splits on answer

Law Firms

This law firm is the world’s oldest

Legal Ethics

Judge who called state position a ‘lie from the pit of hell’ faces ethics charges

Internet Law

Teenager whose prank calls sent armed SWAT teams to dozens of US homes got 16 months

Law Firms

Law firms give and receive thanks by way of donated turkeys

Tax Law

Inversions gain in popularity with help of Skadden lawyers

Trademark Law

Is Reese Witherspoon’s name entitled to trademark protection? Judge weighs claims in actress’ suit

Criminal Justice

Shoplifting suspects opt for $500 course because of company’s misleading statements, suit alleges

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Some defendants get sentences reduced when prosecutors heed judges’ suggestions