Civil Procedure

Legal Ethics

Disbarred lawyer says he will continue to practice while appealing the order

Legislation & Lobbying

Despite 2014 law, those who can’t pay court fines are still jailed: So Colorado lawmaker tries again

Tort Law

Death caused by fall on display case wasn’t reasonably foreseeable, appeals court rules

Trials and Litigation

Trial date set for Sandy Hook lawsuit against gun companies

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court appears divided in challenge to Obama’s deferred deportations

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge plans to sanction 16 lawyers for ‘gamesmanship’ and ‘forum shopping’

Constitutional Law

Texas suit challenging Ted Cruz’s eligibility for presidency tossed by judge

Internet Law

Order blocking state AG’s investigation of Google is vacated by 5th Circuit

Trials & Litigation

Grandstanding motions could bring sanctions, judge warns in suit over lawyer ‘conflictineering’

Death Penalty

Fast-track death-penalty appeals get a boost with 9th Circuit standing decision

Admiralty & Maritime Law

Deep-sea treasure hunter stays in jail as judge awaits ‘epiphany’ about 500 gold coins

U.S. Supreme Court

Chief justice refuses states’ request to stay mercury rule in ‘significant victory’ for EPA

Consumer Law

Suit alleging fraud by Trump University isn’t time-barred, New York appeals court rules


Justice moves slowly for those who need interpreters

Constitutional Law

5th Circuit allows Louisiana abortion law to take effect; three of state’s four clinics could close

U.S. Supreme Court

Chief justice explains his Bob Dylan quote and the reason for a missing ‘ain’t’

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor didn’t have standing to challenge modern house in historic district, appeals court says

First Amendment

Judge refuses to block law requiring crisis pregnancy centers to provide abortion information

Corporate Law

Despite conflict, Covington can represent Minnesota in major enviro suit against 3M, judge rules

First Amendment

Judge bars release of anti-abortion group’s undercover videos