6th Circuit Court

Constitutional Law

Gun ban for committed people violated Second Amendment rights of Michigan man, 6th Circuit rules

Constitutional Law

DOJ report says Cleveland police have pattern of using unreasonable force

U.S. Supreme Court

Will Supreme Court be swayed by a gay-marriage ‘tipping point’?

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court temporarily blocks same-sex marriage in Kansas

Criminal Justice

Ex-bookkeeper convicted of $93.5K law firm theft may get more time for probation violation

Immigration Law

Law grad convicted of concealing Israel bombings conviction to get US citizenship

Constitutional Law

6th Circuit upholds same-sex marriage bans in 4 states; will issue now go to US Supreme Court?

Trials & Litigation

Federal suit over coffee machine bought at Starbucks settles for $250, but lawyer could get $175K

The Modern Law Library

How a series of attacks by a breakaway Amish sect became a landmark hate-crimes case (podcast)

White-Collar Crime

Ex-lawyer gets 20 years for charges including $4M client theft in case linked to fen-phen settlement

Trials & Litigation

Jones Day bill for Detroit bankruptcy has topped $26M

White-Collar Crime

Ex-partner gets 64 months in $2.7M client theft case

Religious Law

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

Lawyer Pay

Foley partner who claimed bias because of lesser pay loses in 6th Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Gay-marriage opponents cite SCOTUS summary dismissal in 1972; is it still good law?

Constitutional Law

6th Circuit mulls gay-marriage recognition in ‘unprecedented and marathon hearing’

Constitutional Law

Forcing kids to do household chores with beatings isn’t a federal crime, 6th Circuit rules

Judiciary

6th Circuit says man can’t sue judge who had affair with his wife during child-support case

Criminal Justice

Feds catch up with 3rd man who jumped bond just before guilty verdict in major Detroit drug trial

Media & Communications Law

6th Circuit reverses $338K libel verdict for ex-Bengals cheerleader against website