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IRS tax records for 100,000 people accessed by third parties who knew what personal info to plug in

Law Firms

Bullet goes through window of large PI firm

Consumer Law

New issue in Takata air bag recall: Are replacements safe?

Legal Technology

App records cop during drunken-driving stop, will call a lawyer if not shut off in 45 minutes

Trials and Litigation

Paralegal points way to $4.25M judgment reversal; defense now seeks $1.8M from plaintiffs and lawyer

U.S. Supreme Court

Should ineligible voters be counted in district remap? SCOTUS to consider ‘one man, one vote’

Copyright Law

Led Zeppelin denies most allegations in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ suit, but admits ‘exceptional talent’

U.S. Supreme Court

Bankruptcy judges may decide related issues with parties’ consent, Supreme Court rules

Criminal Justice

DOJ reaches deal on Cleveland policing; demonstrations follow officer’s acquittal

Legal Ethics

Lawyer lied about mother’s death to excuse discovery delay, ethics officials allege

Law Schools

Charleston School of Law lays off seven more faculty members, plans to enroll fall class

Legal Ethics

$200K sanction could close my law firm, lawyer tells court

Law Schools

Looking for law schools? Yelp says it can help

Labor & Employment

Laid-off law firm workers file WARN suit seeking back pay and benefits for some 700 employees

Tort Law

Dad of hurt girl sues home insurer: House guest’s chain saw prank a foreseeable cause of truck crash

Civil Rights

‘Jail 101’ report: Denver sheriff’s dept. needs systemic improvement to protect inmates and deputies

Family Law

After a week in jail, tearful mom agrees to have 4-year-old son circumcised

Election Law

DOJ investigates California court restrictions on voting by intellectually disabled persons

Criminal Justice

Serious charges stick in indictments of officers in Freddie Gray case

Criminal Justice

After federal judge orders sex-change surgery, board OKs parole for inmate