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Law by the Numb#rs

More summer associates got job offers in 2015

Real Estate and Property Law

Longtime lawyer pleads guilty in $33.6M real-estate fraud involving bogus court filings

Trials & Litigation

2 cops charged in Freddie Gray case sue top Baltimore prosecutor for defamation


Top state court vacates murder conviction, based on now-discredited bite-mark evidence and new law

Labor & Employment

Lawyer banned by fitness club had no standing to complain about retaliation, says appeals court

Copyright Law

Google wins copyright battle over its use of Java software code in Android

U.S. Supreme Court

Eight isn’t enough, Justice Ginsburg says


Strange things occur at New Mexico courthouse, and a ghost is blamed

Banking Law

In 156 government cases against big banks, only 47 people have been charged

10 Questions Live

10 Questions Live: Groundbreaking transgender judge talks bathroom laws

Criminal Justice

Woman who faced 6-year term for court lockup kick that caused no injury gets 1 year after plea deal

White-Collar Crime

Suspended Philadelphia judge pleads guilty to lying to FBI about small-claims case

Criminal Justice

Lawyer resigns from well-known law firm after he is charged with money laundering conspiracy

Education Law

Baylor demotes Ken Starr, will fire football coach over school’s handling of sex-assault allegations


FBI introduces Iris, a Labrador retriever trained to sniff out digital devices

Court Security

Misdemeanor defendant is charged with felony for allegedly spitting on judge

Criminal Justice

‘Guccifer’ takes plea in hacking case; feds said he accessed personal accounts of political figures

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer-turned-entrepreneur admits he financed Hulk Hogan’s Gawker suit

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer is charged with stealing $587K from estate of deceased ‘kung fu’ judge

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