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Civil Rights

DOJ and FBI to begin tracking hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus and Arabs

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao loses discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins, then judge revives one claim

Aviation & Space Law

Deadly Alps crash by co-pilot leads to recommendations for changes in aviation regulations

White-Collar Crime

AG: Former bar president charged with UPL after 10 years in practice never attended law school

Trusts & Estates

New York lawyer charged for allegedly deceiving family over misplaced will

Civil Rights

TSA agrees to stop singling out black women for hair pat-downs at airports

Criminal Justice

Jury recommends life sentence for woman convicted in granddaughter’s running death

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor seeks judge’s recusal in all pending cases, cites ‘legal advice’ email to public defender

Evidence

Police can’t crack case of egg-attack on senior’s house despite intensive investigation

Criminal Justice

California relaxes residency rules for sex offenders, will apply restrictions on case-by-case basis

Legal History

Artist attended nearly 2,000 trials over 13 years, painting the ‘true essence’ of what he sees

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer gets 10-year sentence for role in stealing $3.8M from elderly victims

Legal Technology

Which BigLaw firms were targets in cyberattacks? Internal Citigroup report lists two of them

Law Firms

Wiley Rein lays off lawyers and staffers

Are bloggers way overreacting? Kagan’s use of ‘way’ as an adverb gets noticed

Disability Law

Report: DOJ is investigating mental-health screening of bar applicants by Florida’s top court

Legal Ethics

Plea deal rejected for 3 partners in claimed DUI set-up of opposing trial counsel

Criminal Justice

Michigan woman is charged in alleged death threats against federal judge, prosecutor

Trials & Litigation

Negative reviews of dog obedience school on Yelp, Angie’s List lead to defamation lawsuit

Constitutional Law

Indiana enacts religious freedom law which opponents say would allow LGBT discrimination