Criminal Justice

Trials & Litigation

Defense asks judge to require prosecution to try all 54 charges against immigration lawyer

Constitutional Law

Top Texas court strikes law allowing warrantless alcohol test, says it violates 4th Amendment

Criminal Justice

DA’s men accused of stealing rare comics forfeited by in-house lawyer jailed in $9M theft scheme

Criminal Justice

Foster dad takes manslaughter plea in baby’s hot-car death

Evidence

Top state court nixes lawyer’s drunken-driving conviction over blocked effort to consult counsel

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues prosecutor and wife for defamation, says he sought nude photos, wife lied to protect him

Criminal Justice

Man accused of pointing banana at sheriff’s deputies faces felony menacing case

Education Law

O’Melveny tapped to lead probe of University of Virginia’s handling of sex-assault reports

Criminal Justice

Grand juries almost always indict, federal stats show; is there a shooting exception for cops?

Constitutional Law

Mayor says FBI cleared 2 officers in chaotic arrest after seat-belt stop, returns them to duty

Criminal Justice

Philadelphia attorney is charged with sexually assaulting a trafficked 14-year-old at his law office

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS will consider cops’ ADA obligations when arresting mentally ill suspects

Criminal Justice

Former prosecutor talks of living in fear after slayings of Texas DA and senior colleague

Criminal Justice

Law firm secretary is accused of forging judge’s signature to delay eviction

Criminal Justice

Ferguson case demonstrates the potential shortcomings of eyewitness testimony

Criminal Justice

Missouri’s ‘officer-friendly’ use-of-force law likely helped Ferguson officer avoid charges

Criminal Justice

Civil-liberties experts teach students at NY high school what to do if stopped by cops

Criminal Justice

Prominent lawyer accused of assaulting employee after a night of drinking takes misdemeanor plea

Criminal Justice

Judge resentences polo mogul to 16 years in DUI manslaughter case, denies bond during appeal

Criminal Justice

10 years after fatal accident, conviction is reversed; GM knew its car was to blame but kept quiet