Legislation & Lobbying

White-Collar Crime

Top NY lawmaker prosecuted over $3M asbestos-case referral fees exits speaker post and law firm role

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: It’s shaping up to be a momentous term for SCOTUS

Law in Popular Culture

Remove that ice cream cone from your pocket! Photographer depicts bizarre laws across the country

Legislation & Lobbying

Virginia bill would require court hearing before sex offenders can visit schools

Civil Rights

Baker who would not decorate a cake with anti-gay slurs faces civil rights complaint

Criminal Justice

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

Legislation & Lobbying

Oklahoma lawmakers considering ban on wearing hoodies in public

Animal Law

California ban on foie gras is struck down

Aviation & Space Law

Close ‘mind-boggling’ loophole, screen airline workers for guns, lawmaker tells TSA

Criminal Justice

US Rep. Grimm resigns seat after tax evasion plea


Citing loss of judicial independence, Iowa judge takes early retirement

National Pulse

International law bar takes aim at overbroad bans on Shariah law

National Pulse

American Indians challenging eagle feather rules get a boost from Hobby Lobby ruling


Does the UK know something we don’t about alternative business structures?


Washington state moves around UPL, using legal technicians to help close the justice gap


1935-1944: A New Deal


1955-1964: Civil rights struggle gains momentum


1995-2004: A new millennium

Report from Governmental Affairs

ABA urges the Treasury Department to exempt law firm clients from certain reporting rules


Jan. 2, 1920: Palmer raids target immigrants