Family Law

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

Tort Law

Bank sues attorney and others over $570K wired to Japan in alleged Internet fraud by ‘client’

Judiciary

Admissions requests in federal judge’s divorce case are like rhetorical questions, his lawyer says

Constitutional Law

Federal judges OK same-sex marriage in Arizona and Wyoming; SCOTUS declines Alaska stay

Family Law

Facebook post informing dad of planned adoption wasn’t adequate notice, top state court says

Criminal Justice

Missing woman found forgotten in holding area of closed courthouse

Law in Popular Culture

Sordid or educational? ‘Deadbeat’ TV show shames child-support scofflaws with real courtroom footage

Legal Ethics

Judge regrets calling jail about domestic violence suspect but denies willful misconduct

Tort Law

Parents could be liable for 7th-grader’s fake Facebook page about classmate, appeals court says

9th Circuit

Liberal 9th Circuit judges appear to get gay-rights cases in disproportionate numbers, brief asserts

Constitutional Law

Same-sex marriage allowed in Idaho after SCOTUS and 9th Circuit lift stays

U.S. Supreme Court

Is chief justice a possible vote for gay-marriage rights?