Legal Ethics

Lawyer fights ‘Scarlet S’ of suspension in suit claiming state bar has unconstitutional authority

Legal Ethics

Failure to pay child support warrants disbarment, state supreme court says

Criminal Justice

Legislator says his DUI charge should be dismissed, cites obscure section in Kentucky constitution

Constitutional Law

Supreme Court agrees to hear same-sex marriage cases

Personal Lives

Lawyer dedicates settlement for partial loss of hand to helping kids get a good education

Business of Law

Workers reportedly get pink slips at Bingham global services center

Criminal Justice

Ex-bookkeeper convicted of $93.5K law firm theft may get more time for probation violation

Constitutional Law

6th Circuit upholds same-sex marriage bans in 4 states; will issue now go to US Supreme Court?

Trials & Litigation

Senior prosecutor is fired one day after courtroom outburst

Law in Popular Culture

Sordid or educational? ‘Deadbeat’ TV show shames child-support scofflaws with real courtroom footage

Appellate Practice

Woman who won new murder trial despite earlier manslaughter plea bargain won’t be retried

Trials & Litigation

Law firm seeks to join line of judgment creditors against ex-attorney Stan Chesley

Law Firm Marketing

Law firm uses rapper Master P and his ‘trademark grunt’ to brand its advertising

White-Collar Crime

Ex-lawyer gets 20 years for charges including $4M client theft in case linked to fen-phen settlement

Constitutional Law

ACLU to defend man jailed for posting heavy metal band’s violent song lyrics on Facebook

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended in third state after police standoff

Attorney's Fees

Judge says ex-attorney must help pay $42M judgment to plaintiffs in fen-phen litigation

Criminal Justice

Defendant claims prosecutor tried to revoke her probation after she told his wife of their affair

Criminal Justice

Suspect in lawyer’s slaying said messages in newspaper, music told him to do it, cop says

Trials & Liltigation

‘Smut-filled’ deposition of lawmaker should be sealed, his lawyer says