Africa

Trials & Litigation

Judge denies mistrial after juror faints during autopsy testimony

Criminal Justice

South Africa’s top court ends Pistorius murder appeal; sentencing now looms

Criminal Justice

Oscar Pistorius was guilty of murder, rather than manslaughter, appeals court finds

Terrorism

Corporate BigLaw partner held hostage at luxury hotel in Mali is safe

International Law

New court at one of world’s busiest train stations will speed administration of justice

International Law

Pistorius to serve remaining sentence for law grad’s slaying on house arrest

International Law

Allen & Overy, first UK Magic Circle firm to open in Toronto, is closing its office there

Legal Rebels Profile

Vivek Maru: Drawing the arc to global justice

Animal Law

If US were to prosecute over Cecil the lion’s slaying in Africa, what would legal basis be?

Special ABA London Sessions Report

Political powers blunt good law, human rights lawyer says

International Law

US seeks to question Minnesota dentist in shooting of Cecil the lion

International Law

ABA commends court’s decision to release human rights lawyer and editor

ABA London Sessions

Human rights lawyer: Magna Carta’s inspiration has been subverted by powers that be

International Law

Egyptian lawyer gets 25 years in fatal US Embassy bombings after ‘enormously generous’ plea bargain

Health Law

Girl barred from school over Ebola fears is back in class, and lawsuit is settled

Business of Law

Sparks fly over mistranslated Orrick press release about new Ivory Coast office

Criminal Justice

Prosecutors will appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict and sentence

Criminal Justice

Inmates at 2 jails falsely cried Ebola, officials say; one defendant now faces a new charge

Health Law

Homeland Security says all travelers to US from Ebola-stricken countries must be screened

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Pistorius gets five-year sentence; can he serve part of the time at home?