Legislation & Lobbying

White-Collar Crime

Top lawmaker says US attorney created ‘media firestorm,’ asks federal judge to nix indictment

Criminal Justice

Pardon convicted paleontologist who found famous dinosaur fossil Sue, Senate committee urges

Religious Law

State lawmakers consider bills allowing businesses to refuse to serve gay couples

Legislation & Lobbying

Lawmaker’s French bulldog helped win bipartisan support in House for Amtrak ‘critter car’ bill

Legislation & Lobbying

‘Radical reform’ to state law would allow couples to divorce outside court, if approved

U.S. Supreme Court

Possible swing justices don’t tip their hands in health-care arguments

Trials & Litigation

Gender bias is an issue in worker’s comp awards, some say; legislation proposed

U.S. Supreme Court

Does federal law protect loan guarantors from marital-status bias? SCOTUS accepts case

U.S. Supreme Court

Does extortion conspiracy require outsider victim? Supreme Court agrees to decide

Supreme Court Report

Although the ACA is 1,000 pages long, its future may depend on a single phrase

Opening Statements

Digital rights group asks US Copyright Office for car-owner exemptions

Opening Statements

Alabamans ready yet another effort to reform the state’s supersized constitution

Your ABA

White paper proposing controls for online piracy makes opponents of Internet regulation see red

Question of the Week

Should vaccination be required by law?

U.S. Supreme Court

Is a fish a ‘tangible object’? Not in this case, SCOTUS rules in parsing post-Enron law

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS gets another look at the Affordable Care Act

Labor & Employment

Local governments in Arkansas can’t bar gay discrimination as a result of new law

White-Collar Crime

Lawmaker is federally indicted over $3.7M in claimed payments by law firms

Constitutional Law

Retired teacher faces felony gun charge over antique pistol in vehicle glove box

Legislation & Lobbying

Should state concealed-carry permits have the same nationwide reach as drivers’ licenses?