Constitutional Law

Constitutional Law

Man charged for claimed Facebook threat to storm courthouse over felony-murder trial

Privacy Law

US increasingly uses malware in law enforcement, expert says; should a warrant be required?

Constitutional Law

Murder defendant had to choose between desired lawyer and speedy trial

U.S. Supreme Court

Ban life-without-parole sentences for juveniles retroactively, ABA urges SCOTUS

Criminal Justice

Ferguson cops must face excessive force suit; plaintiff was charged for bleeding on their uniforms

Constitutional Law

Bank has standing to challenge constitutionality of federal consumer agency, appeals court says

First Amendment

Rapper’s hologram performance is shut down; is it a First Amendment violation?

Constitutional Law

8th Circuit strikes down strict abortion law but questions fetal viability standard

Constitutional Law

Backpage sues sheriff over letters to credit card companies

U.S. Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz holds hearing on how to rein in SCOTUS ‘lawlessness’

Religious Law

Archdiocese seeks court order to end protesters’ 11-year vigil and close down deconsecrated church

Criminal Justice

Suspect in Charleston church massacre is indicted on federal hate-crime charges

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court’s unsigned rulings favor law enforcement; Reinhardt sees link to racial issues

U.S. Supreme Court

Alito: Gay-marriage ruling pushes limits on constitutional protection of liberty

Privacy Law

Firm challenges Seattle law requiring trash haulers to turn in composting scofflaws

Religious Law

Man with Voodoo beads is ordered detained for refusing to remove them in court

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court approval rating peaks among Democrats, hits low point among Republicans

Public Defenders

ACLU sues California county and state over public defender caseload

Legal Ethics

‘Soaring rhetoric’ doesn’t save Jacoby’s suit challenging ban on outside ownership in law firms

Constitutional Law

Strip club’s suit alleging police raids violated Constitution is allowed to proceed