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ABA Midyear Meeting

Lawyers get a peek at the struggles in life and law on the Mexican border

ABA Midyear Meeting

Documentary makes ‘stand your ground’ laws personal

ABA Midyear Meeting

How to interrupt bias in the workplace

ABA Midyear Meeting

Sex traffickers use social media to research victims to groom

ABA Midyear Meeting

Too many students are being diverted from school into the criminal justice system, report says

Health Law

Doctor gets 30 years to life in landmark prosecution over patient OD deaths

Labor & Employment

Law firm among pioneering employers who OK worker use of medical marijuana

New York

Crane collapse kills 1, injures 3 and hits New York legal community hard

Criminal Justice

Attorney defending his own murder-for-hire case says he was framed by jailhouse ‘snitch’

Criminal Justice

Restaurant confab leads to arrest of 3 accused of planning to kidnap and rob judge

Civil Rights

Chicago plans $3.1M settlement in DOJ suit over US residency rule for foreign-born police applicants

Legal Ethics

Rejecting 30-day recommendation, top court suspends lawyer for a year for having sex with client

Criminal Justice

Former law firm office manager gets 27 months for stealing $265K over 30 months

Criminal Justice

High-paid city attorney is accused of securing bribes for city officials to approve his contract

Criminal Justice

Dershowitz: OJ Simpson’s ‘dream team’ was actually a nightmare team

ABA Midyear Meeting

Self-driving cars will soon be street-legal, and California is getting a jump on regulating them

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS justices ‘don’t work as Democrats or Republicans,’ Roberts says

International Law

UN panel says WikiLeaks founder should be compensated for ‘deprivation of liberty’

Criminal Justice

DC crime bill would pay stipends to at-risk people who stay out of trouble

Criminal Justice

Driver gets 8 years in wrong-way crash that killed 1 law student and severely injured another