Georgia

Trials & Litigation

Litigant’s F-word filing tells ‘geezer’ judge just what she thinks of his ‘blah, blah, blah’ finding

Court Security

Courtroom incident shows why 6 security officers are needed at sentencings, lawman says

Family Law

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

Business of Law

Robins Kaplan to close Atlanta office; firm is ‘working on a transition plan’ for 12 lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far

Trials & Litigation

Hospital filing accuses its former lawyer of blind-copying negotiation opponent on confidential docs

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers who sued over meds given to wrong dog can seek $67K, says appeals court

Product Liability Law

Jury awards $150M against Fiat Chrysler in fiery death of boy, 4, after Jeep is rear-ended

First Amendment

Man arrested for cursing during 911 call files civil-rights suit

Constitutional Law

Citing landmark ‘Gault’ case, DOJ files framework for deciding if juveniles have adequate counsel

Trials & Litigation

Family sues BigLaw firm, says ex-partner funneled $60M from its trusts

Court Security

Fatal courthouse shooting and violent spree still reverberate 10 years later

Criminal Justice

Paralegal takes plea in $600K law firm client theft; feds say he spent $550K on coin collection

Criminal Justice

Manslaughter case video shows actor Wyatt Russell running for life as train hurtles toward movie set

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York

Business of Law

LeClairRyan opens Atlanta office with 2 partners from Troutman Sanders

Business of Law

Lawyer’s new Super Bowl ad: Fire, religion, claimed political corruption and anti-bullying message

Judiciary

Judge in hot-car case suddenly resigns; lawyer says profession needs to ‘stop abusing its members’

Death Penalty

Inmate is executed after SCOTUS stay denial in litigation over mental-disability proof

Criminal Justice

Man is ticketed for eating double quarter-pounder with cheese while driving