Criminal Justice

Civil Rights

DOJ and FBI to begin tracking hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus and Arabs

Aviation & Space Law

Deadly Alps crash by co-pilot leads to recommendations for changes in aviation regulations

White-Collar Crime

AG: Former bar president charged with UPL after 10 years in practice never attended law school

Trusts & Estates

New York lawyer charged for allegedly deceiving family over misplaced will

Criminal Justice

Jury recommends life sentence for woman convicted in granddaughter’s running death

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor seeks judge’s recusal in all pending cases, cites ‘legal advice’ email to public defender

Evidence

Police can’t crack case of egg-attack on senior’s house despite intensive investigation

Criminal Justice

California relaxes residency rules for sex offenders, will apply restrictions on case-by-case basis

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer gets 10-year sentence for role in stealing $3.8M from elderly victims

Criminal Justice

Michigan woman is charged in alleged death threats against federal judge, prosecutor

Criminal Justice

Inmates respond to philosophy prof’s moral exploration of ancient play

Criminal Justice

Man pleads guilty to setting fire at lawyer’s home

Aviation & Space Law

Prosecutor: Co-pilot intentionally crashed plane into French Alps, killing 150

Constitutional Law

Lawyer’s proposed gay death penalty is ‘reprehensible,’ says state AG in bid to stop ballot process

Military Law

Army soldier Bowe Bergdahl, rescued by US through Gitmo prisoner swap, is charged with desertion

Trials & Litigation

Former Willkie partner accused of defrauding her firm faces scrutiny in credit-card cases

Legal Ethics

Partner to give up law license to end state bar probe of opposing counsel’s DUI arrest during trial

Evidence

Botched child-murder case gets tossed; mother jailed for 2 decades speaks out

Death Penalty

Prosecutor: I was ‘arrogant, judgmental, narcissistic’ in capital prosecution of now-exonerated man

Criminal Procedure

Defense objected to twin-jury murder trial of 2 men, but wants cases consolidated for appeal