Family Law

Criminal Justice

Attorney defending his own murder-for-hire case says he was framed by jailhouse ‘snitch’

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is accused of getting opposing counsel’s trial questions from emails hacked by client

Family Law

Judge faces ethics case after jailing woman who recanted domestic violence claims

Family Law

Lawyer sues docs over shaken-baby diagnosis, state for taking away her kids

Criminal Justice

Lawyer charged with murder in wife’s stabbing death

Criminal Justice

Lawyer turns down no-prison plea deal, goes on trial in attempted murder case

Court Security

Chief judge wants more security at courthouse where shooting occurred during government meeting

Court Security

Man gets 18 months for threatening divorce judge in email

Constitutional Law

Alabama chief justice orders probate judges to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses

Family Law

Husband who raped and abused wife isn’t entitled to share of marital assets, court rules

Judiciary

Utah judge who ordered baby removed from same-sex couple’s home retires

Judiciary

Judge is reprimanded for opinion referring to ‘iron fist and limp wrist’ of gay-marriage decision

Religious Law

Court: Christians rejected as foster parents for spanking kids suffered no constitutional violation

10 Questions

10 Questions: From lesbian moms to Airbnb, Roberta Kaplan makes sure laws keep pace with change

Family Law

Lawyer and her ex-husband can’t vacate divorce after reconciling, state supreme court says

Trials & Litigation

Woman is sued for writing ‘bum’ and ‘loser’ on memo line of alimony checks to her ex-husband

Family Law

Judge settles dispute over whether a child can call a stepparent ‘Mom’

Family Law

Mom did not neglect sons by letting them play outside, state agrees after legal battle

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge says lawyer and client must pay $19K for filing baseless civil rights suit

Paralegals

Utah Supreme Court backs licensed paralegal practitioners