Criminal Justice

Immigration Law

Is San Francisco’s sanctuary policy to blame for release of immigrant who became a murder suspect?

U.S. Supreme Court

Are there five SCOTUS votes to overturn the death penalty?

White-Collar Crime

11th Circuit OKs wire-fraud conviction of lawyer who impersonated state bar official

Corporate Law

Judge nixes jury conviction of ex-Goldman Sachs programmer, calls law a bad fit in source-code case

Criminal Justice

2 lawyers who helped 1 client break the law are convicted in unrelated cases

Criminal Justice

Freed from jail Thursday, accused airline stowaway attempter is arrested again Friday and Saturday

Criminal Justice

Canadian lawyer and notary are shot and killed; alleged shooter is found dead along with his sons

Criminal Justice

Man is arrested in law firm bombing; Winnipeg police warn lawyers to watch for suspicious packages

Criminal Justice

Inmate held in solitary for 20 years may sue, 4th Circuit rules; Kennedy raised issue in June

Criminal Justice

Judge accused of stealing cocaine from evidence likely impaired, says lawyer in conviction challenge

Court Security

Man punches his lawyer in court melee after being found not guilty of murder at trial

White-Collar Crime

Law grad gets 6 years for Ponzi scheme said to have cost investors $9.2M

Criminal Justice

Securities allegations against Texas attorney general will be presented to grand jury

Criminal Justice

Attorney and law student indicted in boating accident that cost passenger an arm

Religious Law

Parishioners at Church of Cannabis avoid criminal charges, plan civil suit

Law Firms

Embattled lawyer says he can be accused of no more than chutzpah

Criminal Justice

Convicted kidnapper faces new stalking case after alleged encounters near prosecutor’s home

Admiralty & Maritime Law

Man gets $5K ticket for jumping off charter fishing boat on a dare

Criminal Justicee

Spanking conviction is overturned; top state court allows reasonable force in child discipline

Law Firms

Embarrassing Dewey emails are cast as sarcasm; partner insists ‘I am the reason you have this job’