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Entertainment & Sports Law

Tom Brady and NFL players union seek 2nd Circuit en banc rehearing of Deflategate ruling

Evidence

Feds drop gun case and judge blasts police after security camera contradicts officers’ testimony

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

‘Grim Sleeper’ killed 5 more women, jury is told by prosecutor in penalty phase of his trial

Trials & Litigation

Murder trial takes detour after defense lawyers meet at jail with witnesses against their client

Constitutional Law

Lawyers say feds bugged grounds of three California courthouses without warrants

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer admits role in ‘judicial subpoena’ for witness questionnaires, pleads guilty to misdemeanor

Criminal Justice

Federal judge testifies about being shot on his front porch

Real Estate & Property Law

First trial of movie theater owner over mass shooting at Batman premiere begins in Colorado

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Music on defendant’s cellphone is not evidence of gang ties, state high court rules

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‘Testilying’ by police on stand is rarely punished, Chicago Tribune reports

Trials & Litigation

‘Grim Sleeper’ is convicted of 10 murders by Los Angeles jury

Criminal Justice

DA admits ‘distressing’ lack of disclosure to defense counsel about jail informants

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Top Florida court OKs new murder trial for lawyer’s ex-wife

Evidence

Crime lab chemist was high almost daily, cooked crack cocaine at work, state AG says

Criminal Justice

Is cellphone given by Aaron Hernandez to his lawyers privileged? Top state court is dubious

Evidence

‘Dream team’ lawyer says evidence in ‘nanny cam’ case is reminiscent of OJ Simpson trial

Evidence

Fingerprint ID on smartphones less protected in court than a password, ruling suggests

Features

Secret Snitches: California case uncovers long-standing practice of planting jailhouse informants

Evidence

GPS tracker put assassin on lawyer’s trail, but also helped catch the suspects, feds testify

Criminal Justice

Judge reverses conviction of man who shot neighbor outside home, says prosecutor misstated the law