Immigration Law

White-Collar Crime

‘Disgrace to the entire legal profession’ gets time in 2 federal fraud cases

Labor & Employment

Live-in nannies in au pair program are paid about $4 an hour because of collusion, suit alleges

Immigration Law

Former employee stole 2 lawyers’ identities to defraud immigrants, says indictment

Constitutional Law

Federal judge threatens to hold immigration lawyer in contempt for leaking confidential document

Immigration Law

Is San Francisco’s sanctuary policy to blame for release of immigrant who became a murder suspect?

U.S. Supreme Court

Woman claiming due-process right to live with Afghan spouse loses in SCOTUS; a gay marriage hint?

Executive Branch

Obama won’t seek SCOTUS intervention on blocked immigration plans after adverse 5th Circuit ruling

Trials & Litigation

Immigration attorney arrested in federal sting, accused of trying to help client flee US

U.S. Supreme Court

Gay couple got Colorado marriage license in 1975 but lost deportation case; Kennedy wrote opinion

Criminal Justice

Municipal judge who resigned after bounced bar-dues checks is now accused of client extortion

Executive Branch

Federal judge questions trust in Obama, threatens Justice Department sanctions on immigration action

Immigration Law

Posner blasts ‘excessive judicial passivity’ and ‘lackluster’ lawyering in cabbie’s immigration case

Criminal Justice

Feds cite ISIS in effort to get stiff sentence for civil rights worker with law degree

Immigration Law

Obama’s executive action on immigration blocked for now by federal judge

Pro Bono

School lawyers can provide free legal help for some minors facing deportation, board decides

ABA Midyear

ABA urges adequate legal representation for unaccompanied immigrant minors

Immigration Law

Two ABA Midyear programs take a close look at immigration law and politics

ABA Midyear

Immigration and access to justice will be hot topics as ABA Midyear Meeting opens in Houston

Attorney General

Amid criticism of Eric Holder, attorney general nominee promises to ‘be Loretta Lynch’

Lawyer Pay

Does ‘martyr mentality’ of nonprofit lawyers keep salaries low?