Evidence

Evidence

Use of Breathalyzer tests suspended by multiple DAs in Massachusetts

Constitutional Law

Contempt hearing bombshell: Sheriff Joe Arpaio admits he had federal judge’s wife investigated

Civil Rights

DOJ to review city’s ticketing of black bicyclists

Criminal Justice

Jury convicts rabbi, acquits son in kidnapping-conspiracy case related to religious divorces

Privacy Law

Stingray device evidence allowed in murder case; police skipped request for court order

Evidence

Death-penalty arguments in Boston Marathon case include photo of Tsarnaev’s obscene gesture

Trials & Litigation

Pro se murder defendant found in contempt should be removed as his own counsel, DA says

Bankruptcy Law

Federal judge jails ex-billionaire for contempt until he explains where $13.8M from resort sale went

Criminal Justice

Utah mom gets up to life in slayings of 6 newborns found in garage

Evidence

Flawed FBI hair testimony was widespread in criminal cases before 2000, initial analysis finds

ABA Techshow

Infographics make the complex simple for a jury, presenter says

Constitutional Law

Federal judge nixes evidence from FBI agents who shut off hotel Web service, then posed as repairmen

Constitutional Law

State troopers get booted, arrest the parking attendant and remove boot themselves, suit says

Trials & Litigation

Suspicious lawyer finds malware on external hard drive supplied by police lawyer in discovery

Criminal Justice

Warned not to drive home after DWI conviction, man does and is charged with drunken driving

Criminal Justice

Man’s false claims to have placed bombs in federal courthouse get him 6 years

Civil Rights

Cop in motorist shooting video gets new lawyer after previous counsel quits

Trials & Litigation

Prosecutors hid proof of innocence in NYC shooting case, says man exonerated after 24 years

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far

Trials & Litigation

Defense lawyer says Aaron Hernandez saw fatal shooting and ‘didn’t know what to do’