Family Law

Criminal Justice

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

U.S. Supreme Court

Will Supreme Court be swayed by a gay-marriage ‘tipping point’?

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS refuses another stay in a same-sex marriage case

Entertainment & Sports Law

Adrian Peterson of Vikings suspended without pay for rest of season after plea in child-abuse case

Family Law

Girl, 2, on life support as court decides dispute between mom and dad about donating her organs

Family Law

Judge orders parents to pay estranged daughter’s $16K annual college tuition

U.S. Supreme Court

Scalia and Thomas criticize inconsistent cert denials, cite gay-marriage cases

U.S. Supreme Court

US Supreme Court allows Kansas same-sex marriages to proceed; two justices dissent

9th Circuit

Did 9th Circuit deviate from random panels in gay marriage cases? Group seizes on Kozinski remarks

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court temporarily blocks same-sex marriage in Kansas

Family Law

CEO must pay $995M in divorce case; analyst calls ‘rather small’ award good news for shareholders

Constitutional Law

6th Circuit upholds same-sex marriage bans in 4 states; will issue now go to US Supreme Court?

Criminal Justice

Inmate on death row for fatal 1992 divorce-court shooting rampage dies of natural causes

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor removed from office over domestic case will go into private practice

Trials & Litigation

On Forbes 400 list before 2008 business bankruptcy, ex-billionaire has paid $141.07 to trustee

Family Law

Couple who championed Hannah’s Law after daughter’s death are charged in felony benefits case

Criminal Justice

Man who died after driving flaming truck into law firm had dated one of its clients

Constitutional Law

Judge upholds gay-marriage ban, says contrary rulings rely on ‘ingenuity and imagination’

Legislation & Lobbying

New law says individuals can’t track each other via GPS once they are warned not to

U.S. Supreme Court

Obama picks favorite SCOTUS decision of his tenure, sees downside to becoming a justice