Legal Ethics

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for revealing information that led to murder

Judiciary

Complaint targets Alabama chief justice’s vow to fight ‘tyranny’ of gay-marriage rulings

Criminal Justice

Judge kicks defense lawyer off attempted murder case for failing to participate

Legal Ethics

Alleged genitals photo leads to suspension for Oklahoma lawyer

The Modern Law Library

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

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS, 6th Circuit agree judge was immune from suit over affair with party in case

Judiciary

Federal magistrate joins Twitter, tweets about sports and fatherhood

Legal Ethics

Would-be client says Baker Botts revealed his unsolicited email, resulting in his firing

Criminal Justice

Puerto Rico judge convicted in bribe-taking case

Judiciary

Judges who dined with indicted friend violated revised ethics rule, court says

Trials & Litigation

Former lawyer has 237 years to pay off malpractice judgment

Legal Ethics

Lawyer criticized over racy YouTube ad

Trials & Litigation

Indian tribe, lawyer ordered to pay more than $1 million in sanctions for frivolous claim

Legal Ethics

Capital defense lawyer suspended 1 year for late filing in death row appeal

U.S. Supreme Court

Inmate is entitled to new lawyers after counsel blew habeas deadline by 117 days, SCOTUS says

Constitutional Law

Lawyer seeks reversal of rare voting conviction he shares with suffragist Susan B. Anthony

Legal Ethics

Lawyer’s personal assets, bank accounts at risk as opponents seek to collect $1M sanction

Legal Ethics

Did devotion to work play role in Sidley partner’s faked fares? Suspension, treatment recommended

Criminal Justice

Lawyer’s conviction for licking client’s ear is upheld on appeal

Criminal Justice

Two lawmakers call for resignation of Pennsylvania AG over reports she may be indicted