Family Law

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?

Constitutional Law

Top state court says judges cannot issue same-sex marriage licenses until federal judge rules

Constitutional Law

9th Circuit strikes down same-sex marriage bans; SCOTUS rejects Idaho’s stay request

Judiciary

Candidate for family court bench owes back child support

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS won’t hear same-sex marriage cases, clearing the way for gay marriage in 11 more states

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS releases new list of grants for 2014 term, with no same-sex marriage cases

Tort Law

Wrongful birth suit claims sperm bank erred by shipping vials from black donor

International Law

UK top court overturns 180 divorces by Italians over ‘conspiracy to pervert the course of justice’

Family Law

Same-sex spouses face extra legal hurdles in divorces and custody matters

U.S. Supreme Court

Pick me! Lawyers tell SCOTUS why their gay-marriage cases are cert-worthy

Judiciary

Justice Kagan performs same-sex wedding, following in the footsteps of Ginsburg and O’Connor

Criminal Justice

Citing Good Samaritan law, police don’t charge woman who broke into hot car to save baby

Careers

Which lawyers won MacArthur ‘genius grants’ in 2014?

Family Law

Gunman kills lawyer, wounds client in shooting at Denmark courthouse