Legal Ethics

Legal Ethics

Judge faces ethics investigation over prosecutor’s viewing of live courtroom feed

Legal Ethics

Ordered off bench by state’s top court, judge declares a 5-minute recess and exits

Judiciary

Former Pennsylvania Justice Melvin drops appeal; DA questions her apology letters

Legal Ethics

Lawyer says he misunderstood wind-up period in lifetime ban on representing women

Judiciary

Pennsylvania Justice McCaffery to retire; judicial conduct board drops probe

Legal Ethics

Lawyer censured for divorce conduct; prior suit claimed she installed spyware on husband’s computer

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who didn’t share client payments with his partners is disbarred

Legal Ethics

Judge reprimanded over handling of domestic assault case

Trials & Litigation

‘Vaudeville’ closing argument with pill-a-day song doesn’t warrant sanction, 2nd Circuit says

Legal Ethics

Judge who was ‘disrespectful’ to lawyer and ‘ridiculed’ defendant gets 5-day suspension

Judiciary

Judge accused of courthouse sex was ‘seduced and taken advantage of,’  her lawyer says

Constitutional Law

Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspends its own Justice McCaffery, asks for ethics investigation

Judiciary

Pennsylvania justice in lewd email scandal said he ‘was not going down alone,’ second justice says

Judiciary

Disbarred lawyer is on state supreme court ballot, along with his ‘Zamboni’ nickname

Criminal Justice

Fax from Toronto lawyer helped police find victim’s head

Legal Ethics

Top state court nixes disbarment request of lawyer who admittedly stole $354K

Legal Ethics

Judge regrets calling jail about domestic violence suspect but denies willful misconduct

Judiciary

5th Circuit judge explains remarks on race and crime; ethics complaint is tossed

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who told client to destroy cellphone SIM card is acquitted of obstruction charge

Legal Technology

Does using Gmail put attorney-client privilege at risk?