Florida

Criminal Justice

Vigilant rental car company may have thwarted earlier attempt on law prof’s life

Criminal Justice

Two men are indicted in law prof’s slaying

Internet Law

Prosecutor’s Facebook post calls Orlando nightclubs ‘utter cesspools of debauchery’

Legal Ethics

Judge who accused prosecutor of ‘lie from the pit of hell’ agrees to reprimand and apology

Tort Law

New suits filed over sperm donor who claimed to be a neuroscientist, but wasn’t

Legal Ethics

State’s top court blasts 2 lawyers seeking nonpermanent disbarment for DUI setup of opposing counsel

Constitutional Law

Do veggies get equal protection? Couple cites Constitution, seeks to uproot front-garden ban

Criminal Justice

Criminal defense lawyers say police have it wrong in claimed law professor contract-hit case

Careers

Lawyer exits partnership at 275-attorney firm to take lead role in consumer law practice

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutors routinely got a look at documents selected by defense for copying, motion says

Tort Law

Man hurt by SWAT team as he tried to cash check can seek another $3.3M award from Bank of America

Civil Rights

With help of new laws, Aloha State says hello to tourists, goodbye to some among homeless population

Business of Law

15 lawyers to exit Miami IP boutique for Cozen O’Connor; 5 more left earlier for another firm

Criminal Justice

Affidavit links law prof’s slaying to ‘desperate desire’ of ex-wife’s family to win battle over kids

White-Collar Crime

Ex-lawyer at first avoided prison in $700K client thefts, but gets time for not paying restitution

Business of Law

Clyde & Co. to acquire 18-lawyer Miami firm, seeks to be top US insurance coverage shop

Criminal Justice

Man is charged in death of law prof Dan Markel; case is reportedly investigated as murder for hire

Civil Rights

SPLC sues Florida county for sending immigrant minors to ESL classes instead of high school

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred securities lawyer gets 30 months, must pay $1.95M to IRS in tax case

Criminal Justice

Lawyer says she’s being targeted by jail staff over client’s cooperation in smuggling probe