Civil Procedure

Consumer Law

Feds cite ‘epidemic’ of debt-collection abuse, charge 7 individuals and company in ongoing probe

Civil Rights

State of emergency in Missouri as grand jury mulls slaying of black teen in Ferguson

U.S. Supreme Court

US Supreme Court allows Kansas same-sex marriages to proceed; two justices dissent

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court temporarily blocks same-sex marriage in Kansas

U.S. Supreme Court

Imperfect statement of legal theory doesn’t justify dismissal of cops’ suit, SCOTUS rules

Judiciary

Admissions requests in federal judge’s divorce case are like rhetorical questions, his lawyer says

Family Law

Facebook post informing dad of planned adoption wasn’t adequate notice, top state court says

Constitutional Law

Same-sex marriage allowed in Idaho after SCOTUS and 9th Circuit lift stays

Election Law

7th Circuit won’t rehear voter ID case; Posner dissent cites ‘goofy, if not paranoid’ fraud evidence

Attorney General

Eric Holder won’t be held in contempt over ‘Fast and Furious’ documents, rules judge

Your ABA

Need to Know: Americans don’t see their issues as legal matters, study says

Your ABA

They’re No Hacks: Technology takes center stage as a tool to improve access to justice

Election Law

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

Trials & Litigation

Law firm mistakenly identifies dead smokers as alive in 588 suits; 11th Circuit upholds dismissal

Constitutional Law

Former top NYC lawyer sues police department, says she was arrested for standing on a sidewalk

Legal Technology

‘Hackcess to Justice’ winners look to increase the reach of their apps

U.S. Supreme Court

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

Annual Meeting

Winning apps in ‘Hackcess to Justice’ help write wills, navigate disasters and calculate jail time

Annual Meeting

Part of access to justice gap is that Americans don’t know when to seek legal help, says study

Civil Procedure

Judge orders Jones Day to make training video on impropriety of frequent deposition interruptions