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Entertainment & Sports Law

Class action aims to curb soccer concussions

Constitutional Law

Federal gun ban applies even if domestic violence victim isn’t injured, state appeals court says

Constitutional Law

Posner derides tradition as ‘feeble’ justification for gay-marriage ban, says it’s ‘based on hate’

Religious Law

6th Circuit reverses hate-crime convictions of Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks

Criminal Justice

Attorney is charged in child-porn possession case after consenting to search of law office

Judiciary

After prosecutor’s live courtroom feed is disclosed, judges consider expanding viewing areas

Associates

Which midlevel associates are the happiest?

Law Firms

Baker & McKenzie to open back-office operations center in Belfast

Criminal Justice

Offenders pay fees for probation and even jury trials, an example of ‘poverty capitalism’

U.S. Supreme Court

Rap music scholars aim to educate SCOTUS in threats case

White-Collar Crime

Longtime law library director who gave workers unauthorized county-paid perks gets jail time

Labor & Employment

‘Seismic’ 9th Cir. rulings nix FedEx claim its drivers aren’t employees, could cost company millions

Criminal Justice

Man is charged with 1st-degree murder, accused of shooting panhandler in wheelchair

Constitutional Law

Judge nixes convicted murderer’s request for death penalty

Real Estate & Property Law

Former managing partner embezzled $30M from law firm and affiliated title company, suit says

Question of the Week

What is the top tip you’d share with new lawyers in their first year of practice?

Criminal Justice

Homeless man who accepted award for Miley Cyrus is wanted by police

Injury & Accident Law

Over 100 died from GM ignition-switch issues, survivors claim

In-House Counsel

Is Delaware decision a sensible ‘chip in the attorney-client privilege’?

Criminal Justice

Serial airline stowaway attempter is now in Arizona, where she has been arrested again