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Trials & Litigation

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

Law Libraries

Kaye Scholer says good-bye to old offices and 95 percent of its law books

Juries

Jodi Arias juror is dismissed after asking a reporter this question

First Amendment

Governor signs law to battle ‘obscene celebrity’ by convicts; is Abu-Jamal the target?

Health Law

Death by hacking? US investigates possible cybersecurity flaws in medical devices

Partners

EEOC probe of mandatory retirement at Deloitte has implications for law firms

Intellectual Property Law

Actor in ‘Goodfellas’ sues Fox for $250M, says wise guy in Simpsons cartoon is based on him

Legal Ethics

Judge who was ‘disrespectful’ to lawyer, ‘riduculed’ defendant and fiancee gets 5-day suspension

Criminal Justice

Federal judge in $1.2B Silk Road drug case is threatened online

Evidence

Man who claimed innocence and won reversal in fatal arson case pleads guilty at retrial

Question of the Week

What questions do you always ask new clients?

Trials & Litigation

Jury convicts 4 Blackwater guards in slaying of unarmed civilians in Iraq

Criminal Justice

Man who reportedly confessed to multiple slayings is held in contempt for silence in court hearing

Public Defenders

New York will beef up indigent defense in five counties in ‘groundbreaking’ lawsuit settlement

International Law

Dozens of shots fired in Canada’s parliament building; Soldier killed at nearby war memorial

Judiciary

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

Criminal Justice

Inmates at 2 jails falsely cried Ebola, officials say; one defendant now faces a new charge

Constitutional Law

Judge upholds gay-marriage ban, says contrary rulings rely on ‘ingenuity and imagination’

Law Firms

Bingham managing partner says firm is exploring options, including remote possibility of bankruptcy

Lawyer Pay

Law schools dominate list of grad schools with highest-earning alumni; Santa Clara makes top 10