Executive Branch

Constitutional law

House finally sues over implementation of health-care law; what actions are challenged?

Immigration Law

Obama executive order to OK temporary stay by parents of US citizens and legal permanent residents

Constitutional law

Law prof becomes third lawyer to take on House suit against Obama

Consumer Law

Feds cite ‘epidemic’ of debt-collection abuse, charge 7 individuals and company in ongoing probe


Defense lawyers press for more info as probe of FBI agent linked to dismissed cases continues

Criminal Justice

Outgoing Arkansas governor plans to pardon his son for drug conviction

Death Penalty

ABA president asks Texas governor for stay to consider inmate’s competence for execution

Criminal Justice

FBI director: Agent’s fake claim to be AP reporter ‘appropriate’; news agency outraged

Trials & Litigation

Interpreters are still lacking in Los Angeles civil cases, legal-aid advocates say

Trials & Litigation

Ex-Navy SEAL sues lawyer, says bad advice about best-selling Osama bin Laden book cost him millions

Constitutional Law

US citizen sues ICE, says he was detained for more than 3 years awaiting deportation

Cover Story

Unwanted Guests

Law Firms

House suit against Obama still in planning stage after second law firm reportedly stops work on case

Labor & Employment

EEOC sues Honeywell, says wellness program medical testing violates ADA

Constitutional Law

FBI turned off hotel Web service then sent ‘repairmen’ to get evidence, defense lawyers say

Internet Law

FBI faked Associated Press news story to identify teen suspect in high school bomb-threats case

Consumer Law

FTC sues AT&T over claims about smartphone data plans, says ‘unlimited means unlimited’

Attorney General

Ex-White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler asks Obama not to nominate her for AG job

Health Law

Homeland Security says all travelers to US from Ebola-stricken countries must be screened

Injury & Accident Law

Rare NHTSA alert warns owners of 4.7 million vehicles of airbag safety issues