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Real Estate & Property Law

Homeowners association OKs playhouse for sick girl, 6, after dad appeals to court of public opinion

Education Law

Sweet Briar grads retain Troutman Sanders, launch crowdfunding campaign to save school


Former state chief justice is ashamed of the fundraising process

Criminal Justice

Woman who confessed to murder to get private room in mental hospital is exonerated decades later

Trials & Litigation

Colorado lawyer wins $150K libel award against UK Internet troll who criticized his law firm

Law in Popular Culture

HBO to make TV movie based on case of ex-lawyer accused of killing 2 prosecutors

Business of Law

Paul Hastings hiring spree includes new Brazil office overseen by 3 former Allen & Overy partners

Typical female serial killer is a care giver who knows her victims

Consumer Law

Snuggies marketer agrees to pay $8M to settle allegations of deceptive practices

White-Collar Crime

Top lawmaker says US attorney created ‘media firestorm,’ asks federal judge to nix indictment

Government Law

DA beats $65 parking ticket but pays anyway

Law Schools

ABA committee to consider changes in reporting of law school entering class credentials

Criminal Justice

Pardon convicted paleontologist who found famous dinosaur fossil Sue, Senate committee urges

Religious Law

State lawmakers consider bills allowing businesses to refuse to serve gay couples


Federal judge is shot and wounded outside his Detroit home

Personal Lives

Philadelphia lawyer creates app to help the homeless

Trials & Litigation

After criminal case was dropped, ex-cop can sue to recoup his $1M defense costs, judge rules

Tort Law

‘Sizzling skillet’ at Applebee’s was ‘open and obvious’ danger to praying diner, court says

Court Security

Longtime court officer charged with raping shackled prisoner at courthouse; security is under review

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York