Family Law

Religious Law

County clerks, judges with religious qualms can refuse to issue gay marriage licenses, Texas AG says

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer targeted in claimed murder plot says her husband saved her life by taking her car

U.S. Supreme Court

Gay marriage is a constitutional right, Supreme Court rules

Family Law

Cleared in second neglect case, ‘free range’ parents plan to sue

Health Law

Appeals court rebukes judge for breastfeeding ban on mom who got a tattoo, overturns order

Civil Procedure

Top Texas court OKs same-sex divorce, says state AG lacked standing

Trials & Litigation

Judge jails woman who refused to testify; prosecutors, 2 other judges help win her release

U.S. Supreme Court

Comments by Ginsburg, Kennedy lead prognosticators to predict votes on gay marriage, health law

Criminal Justice

Man who murdered lawyer gets 3 years added to life sentence for jail escape attempt

U.S. Supreme Court

Woman claiming due-process right to live with Afghan spouse loses in SCOTUS; a gay marriage hint?

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of trying to hire hit man after poisoning attempt fails

Trials & Litigation

Federal cyberstalking trial blames courthouse shooter’s widow, son and daughter for slaying of woman

Religious Law

New Michigan law allows adoption agencies to refuse service based on religious objections

Religious Law

Gay marriages are targeted in new North Carolina opt-out law for magistrates, other officials

Family Law

Woman who is 92 adopts her cousin

Trials & Litigation

Family of car crash victim had no right to know brain was removed during autopsy, court rules

Criminal Justice

Mom and son accused of plotting to kill divorce attorney are on the lam

Criminal Justice

Police: Man on stolen bulldozer smashed occupied house to smithereens, violating a protective order

Trials & Litigation

Warring parties in Robin Williams estate case make progress, with mediator’s help

Criminal Justice

Family law attorney who shot estranged husband is cleared by grand jury