International Courts/Tribunals

Aviation & Space Law

Prosecutor: Co-pilot intentionally crashed plane into French Alps, killing 150

Terrorism

Lawyer for doctor who helped US track down and kill Osama bin Laden is assassinated in Pakistan

Trials & Litigation

Colorado lawyer wins $150K libel award against UK Internet troll who criticized his law firm

Admiralty & Maritime Law

Captain guilty in Costa Concordia shipwreck that killed 32; gets 16 years

Admiralty & Maritime Law

Verdict looms for Costa Concordia captain accused of manslaughter in shipwreck deaths of 32

Features

The most dangerous job in law

The Modern Law Library

Author tells tangled tale of the $19B verdict against Chevron in ‘Law of the Jungle’ (podcast)

Media & Communications Law

Paris mayor vows to sue Fox News over false reports of Muslim ‘no-go’ zones

Trusts & Estates

Judge OKs use of funds from slain mom’s estate to pay lawyer in daughter’s Bali murder trial

National Pulse

International law bar takes aim at overbroad bans on Shariah law

Features

1985-1994: The legacy of Nuremberg

Criminal Justice

Germany OKs prosecution of former Nazi SS guard, now 93

Legal Ethics

Judge to end case over nude photos posted online by her husband by retiring from bench

Criminal Justice

Police at court for unrelated reasons spot suspect in theft case they’re investigating

Entertainment & Sports Law

Rolling Stones settle $12.7M insurance claim over shows canceled due to Jagger’s girlfriend’s death

Constitutional Law

UK intelligence may have eavesdropped for years on lawyer-client communications, documents show

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is reportedly missing, along with over $3 million in trust account

International Law

Chinese Communist Party announces reform measures to increase judicial independence

Trials & Litigaiton

Does government owe moose-vehicle crash victims? Lawyer vows appeal after losing class action

Family Law

Gunman kills lawyer, wounds client in shooting at Denmark courthouse