2nd Circuit Court

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer helped launder drug profits, ex-client testifies

Securities Law

Employee of Wilson Sonsini is charged with insider trading; firm calls case ‘deeply disturbing’

White-Collar Crime

Onetime law student Mathew Martoma gets 9 years in ‘most lucrative’ $275M insider-trading case

Criminal Justice

NYC will pay $41M to five men who served time in Central Park jogger case, but admits no liability

Constitutional Law

Former top NYC lawyer sues police department, says she was arrested for standing on a sidewalk

Judiciary

Pacer deletes older case files for four appeals courts; compatibility issues cited

Trials & Litigation

Man exonerated by own research gets $13M for wrongful conviction in rabbi slaying

Civil Rights

Man who says he was arrested for taking cellphone photos of NYC cops gets $125K settlement

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor of chief federal prosecutor faces graffiti charge for tagging boundary fence

Criminal Justice

After billionaire ex-client testifies, man who sold $20M in fake French wine gets 10 years

White-Collar Crime

Ex-BigLaw partner gets 6 months in massive tax-shelter case, must help pay $220M restitution

Religious Law

Cross-shaped beam found in 9/11 rubble may be displayed in Ground Zero museum, 2nd Circuit says

Constitutional Law

Defense lawyers say feds’ refusal to screen inmate-attorney email frustrates right to counsel

White-Collar Crime

Cellphone call helped make stock manipulation case against corporate lawyer, FBI says

Antitrust Law

Apple OKs high-low settlement of as little as zero and as much as $400M in e-book price-fixing case

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sued by Judge Judy over TV ads says stations urged him to participate

Trials & Litigation

Younger brother of Raj Rajaratnam is acquitted in insider-trading trial

Consumer Law

Prove GM fraud on court, if you can, bankruptcy judge tells lawyers in ignition-switch cases

Criminal Justice

Lawmaker lied to FBI about son’s law firm job, feds say; did lobby group fund son’s $50K raise?

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw partner gets 15 years in $8B tax-shelter case