Government Law

Civil Rights

TSA agrees to stop singling out black women for hair pat-downs at airports

Criminal Justice

California relaxes residency rules for sex offenders, will apply restrictions on case-by-case basis

Evidence

Botched child-murder case gets tossed; mother jailed for 2 decades speaks out

Government Law

Chicago camera ticketing violates notice rules, suit says; seeks refund of money paid by motorists

Trials & Litigation

Judge calls $600K legal fee in fast-track $1.5M settlement for woman punched by cop ‘unconscionable’

Education Law

Grads call for Sweet Briar leaders to resign, citing fiduciary duties and claimed charity-law issue

Trials & Litigation

Controversial arrest captured on video of UVA student follows an earlier case

Criminal Justice

Nude sunbather, 77, agrees to plea deal in case over his backyard practice

Constitutional Law

Two Florida judges dismiss 24,000 red-light camera tickets in one county

Trials & Litigation

Families of some Sandy Hook victims file suit against estate of shooter’s mom and town

Civil Rights

State AG is investigating prison searches of lawyers wearing underwire bras

White-Collar Crime

Convicted judge is indicted again

Legislation & Lobbying

Utah to list white-collar criminals in first Internet registry for those convicted of fraud

Media & Communications Law

Associated Press files FOIA suit against State Department over Hillary Clinton emails and documents

Business of Law

Jones Day to open office in Detroit

Criminal Justice

Big-city sheriff announces ‘rocket docket’ plan to get low-level offenders out of jail

Consumer Law

Accused of stonewalling complaints, major credit agencies promise reform in pact with New York AG

Consumer Law

Don’t fall for ‘major ongoing phishing scam,’ Virginia AG warns; it’s not from his office

Constitutional Law

Lawmaker sponsors bill to allow foster parents to carry a concealed handgun, if they have a permit

Government Law

DA beats $65 parking ticket but pays anyway