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Law Firms

Well-known firm is growing again, will acquire 17-lawyer tech boutique

Executive Branch

Prosecutor says claimed White House intruder was free on bail in weapons case, had 800 rounds in car

Criminal Justice

Court reporters accused of stealing $485K by billing for bogus pages

Criminal Justice

Rape conviction overturned because defendant suffered from sexsomnia

Criminal Justice

Citing Good Samaritan law, police don’t charge woman who broke into hot car to save baby

Legal Technology

New partnership between Clio and Fastcase offers integrated legal research and time tracking

Trials & Litigation

Widow of author Tom Clancy battles lawyer over $6M in estate taxes


Pacer will restore deleted case records

Trials & Litigation

Judge questions murder defendant’s ‘Crime Pays’ T-shirt, wants explanation from jail

Criminal Justice

SWAT-like raids for barber’s license checks violated Constitution, 11th Circuit says

Election Law

Top state court tells official to take lawyer’s name off US Senate ballot

Privacy Law

NCIS trolling for child porn offenders violates Posse Comitatus regulations, 9th Circuit says

Law Firms

BakerHostetler withdraws from House GOP suit against Obama

Law Firms

Bingham and Morgan Lewis reportedly reach merger agreement

U.S. Supreme Court

Clearly, justices don’t observe ban on the word ‘clearly’


Lawyer is jobless and sleeping in his car after losing suit seeking OT for document review

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Law Practice Management

Baker Botts joins open office trend, moves junior associates to interior area

Criminal Justice

Federal judge says she thinks convicted drug dealer killed police officer, gives defendant 35 years

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer stole from cemetery so he could repay $1M he had stolen from clients, investigators say