Family Law

Criminal Justice

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

Family Law

Woman shoots husband who entered home in violation of protective order and is herself shot by police

Family Law

Sperm donor didn’t have touted degrees and ‘impressive health history,’ suit says

Criminal Justice

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

U.S. Supreme Court

Gay couple got Colorado marriage license in 1975 but lost deportation case; Kennedy wrote opinion

Family Law

Proposed custody laws encourage equal parenting time for dads and moms

Trials & Litigation

Donald Sterling’s wife wins another round: Judge says ex-companion must return $2.6M to family trust

Family Law

Mom files federal civil rights suit in parental fight over circumcision of boy, 4

Law Firms

Lawyer arguing on behalf of gay marriage ban in SCOTUS takes leave from his firm

Criminal Justice

Doctor is accused of vandalizing grave to upset lawyer

Civil Procedure

Lawyer can use client’s Facebook account to serve husband with divorce summons, judge says

Family Law

Parent culpability not necessary for child removal, says California appellate court

trials & litigation

You should get married, judge reportedly tells woman involved in alleged domestic violence situation

Supreme Court Report

SCOTUS to review a handful of cases on the rights of same-sex couples

Your ABA

Experts debate line between spanking and abuse

Criminal Justice

Man pleads guilty to setting fire at lawyer’s home

Family Law

As a growing number of states enact ‘rehoming’ laws, Facebook reportedly disables adoption page

Constitutional Law

Alabama probate judge cites differing decisions on gay marriage, opposes federal class-action bid

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused in additional courthouse bomb threats

Evidence

14-year-old arrested after dad finds murder contract that the youth allegedly wrote