Attorney General

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general’s lawyer is withdrawing from his defense, citing unspecified ‘issues’

Attorney General

Porn emails cited by Pennsylvania AG are unsealed; she says senders ‘manufactured’ case against her

Government Law

Gun rights advocates sue Seattle over tax on sale of firearms and ammunition

Civil Rights

Justice Department expands civil rights law with ‘statements of interest’ in local suits

Criminal Justice

Cop shooting of white teen in Hardee’s sting gets lesser media attention; lawyer sees racial reason

Privacy Law

Email secrecy claim by Pennsylvania’s AG appears at odds with newly released document

Criminal Justice

Los Angeles County agrees to federal oversight of jail system

Criminal Justice

Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane is charged in grand jury leak, accused of lying about it

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general is charged with securities fraud

Special ABA London Sessions Report

Royalty joins the ABA in marking the 800th birthday of the Magna Carta

Attorney General

Justice Department inspector general says legal opinion will impair his watchdog role

Careers

Eric Holder returns to ‘last stop’ job at Covington, offers thoughts on Snowden and US Supreme Court

Criminal Justice

Securities allegations against Texas attorney general will be presented to grand jury

Antitrust Law

Justice Department is investigating possible collusion by some airlines

American Bar Association

ABA president seeks new US review of alleged CIA mistreatment of detainees

Constitutional Law

Judge blocks lawyer’s proposed ‘Sodomite Suppression Act’

Criminal Justice

Feds arrest 243 in record $712M health care billing-fraud bust

Criminal Justice

Charges change against former Utah AG Shurtleff; pay-to-play, law firm counts are dropped

Consumer Law

Pennsylvania AG sues firm, saying it misrepresented law in debt collection letters

Privacy Law

DOJ approved NSA Internet data searches for hacking by foreign governments, Snowden documents reveal