Government Law

Constitutional Law

Lawsuit urges top state court to explain powers of AG Kathleen Kane, whose law license is suspended

Constitutional Law

Kentucky governor restores voting rights of over 100,000 felons, but does he have power to do so?

Constitutional Law

New courthouse nativity display puts founding fathers, Lady Liberty next to Bill of Rights in manger

Attorney General

2nd Circuit rules Justice Department doesn’t have to disclose additional drone-strike memos

Lawyer Pay

Prosecutors and PDs will share in $18M equal-pay settlement

White-Collar Crime

Jury instructions critical in trial of former top lawmaker over $4M in legal referral fees

Public Defenders

PD’s office says it can’t accept any more cases; ethics prof sees triage system

Government Law

Whistleblower suit says $24M settlement wasn’t enough, points finger at claimed Day Pitney conflicts

Civil Rights

DC agrees to pay more than $16M to man who served 27 years for rape and murder he didn’t commit

Privacy Law

Accidental release of millions of Georgia voters’ private info leads to suit against state

Government Law

‘Butterball’ operation puts officer dressed as turkey in crosswalk to reduce pedestrian fatalities

Constitutional Law

AG Kathleen Kane is ‘legally disabled,’ top deputy tells Pennsylvania senate committee

First Amendment

Gloria Allred sues venue that barred her from Bill Cosby performance

International Law

New court at one of world’s busiest train stations will speed administration of justice

Education Law

Law firm participated in FBI sting of Texas school board members

Constitutional Law

Told to give up gun after shooting alleged burglar, disabled tenant sues landlord

Legal Ethics

Top prosecutors under AG Kathleen Kane raise concerns about her lack of an active law license

Civil Rights

Public defender calls for probe after receiving video of police beating

Civil Rights

‘Pastafarian’ wears colander for driver’s license photo after state OKs exception to headgear rule

Trials & Litigation

Left with bill and arrested after blind date exits mid-meal, woman sees most of civil suit dismissed