Criminal Justice

Constitutional Law

After stalemate between rancher, armed militia and feds, US Attorney is not rushing to prosecute

Celebrities

New trouble for Justin Bieber, charged in ATV accident and fight

Criminal Justice

Police say suspect in lawyer’s murder may have robbed bank; local airport is blocked during search

Evidence

Dissent balks at top state court’s decision that shed DNA can be collected like fingerprints

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of threatening boyfriend with gun, shooting out his truck windshield

Features

Prisoner exonerations are at an all-time high, and it’s not because of DNA testing

National Pulse

Federal medical-privacy law frustrates ID theft victims

Practice Niche

Helping businesses keep employees safe from intimate partner violence on the job

Criminal Justice

Woman convicted of double murder in plot to rob victims for cigarette money

Criminal Justice

‘How many more riots will it take before the Supreme Court changes course?’ Chemerinsky asks

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of persuading client to invest $120K in his cat litter box invention

Entertainment & Sports Law

New NFL policy imposes 6-game suspension for domestic or sexual assault, banishment for 2nd offense

White-Collar Crime

Former US Attorney takes plea in tax-return case, agrees to pay $290K

Government Law

Federal judge says mom sued too late accusing Chicago officials of cover-up in son’s death

Criminal Justice

Deputy distracted by patrol car’s computer won’t be charged in fatal collision with bicycling lawyer

Criminal Justice

Retired NYC cop takes plea in $27M disability-fraud case; ex-prosecutor is a claimed ringleader

Constitutional Law

Federal gun ban applies even if domestic violence victim isn’t injured, state appeals court says

Religious Law

6th Circuit reverses hate-crime convictions of Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks

Criminal Justice

Attorney is charged in child-porn possession case after consenting to search of law office

Judiciary

After prosecutor’s live courtroom feed is disclosed, judges consider expanding viewing areas