Massachusetts

Science & Technology Law

New DNA test can distinguish identical twins, prosecutors say; is it ‘ready for prime time’?

Criminal Justice

Post-9/11 ‘Tour de Force’ bikes from Boston to DC to NYC to honor terrorism victims

Business of Law

Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman OK letter of intent to merge into 1,000-attorney firm

Environmental Law

Citing climate change concerns, prosecutor drops criminal charges against coal protesters

Criminal Justice

Judge nixes cellphone evidence in Aaron Hernandez murder case over defective warrant

Criminal Justice

Murder defendant has horns and 666 tattoo; picture will be shown in voir dire

Law in Popular Culture

Downey Jr. and Duvall star in ‘The Judge,’ acclaimed new movie that will headline film festival

Criminal Justice

Friend of alleged Boston Marathon bomber is convicted of obstructing justice

Jurors

Jurors submit 281 questions to judge in hiring corruption trial

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez say attorney-client court chat was broadcast on Web

Business of Law

Bingham McCutchen reportedly has approached 4 major firms seeking a merger partner

Securities Law

Lawyer and golf buddy are indicted for alleged insider trading; BigLaw partner settles SEC suit

Consumer Law

Judge erred by jailing man over $508.27 debt, observers contend

Privacy Law

Massachusetts SWAT teams claim immunity from open records laws

Law Firms

After mass layoffs, foreclosure law firm faces eviction

Family Law

State agrees teen should be returned to family in controversial medical-diagnosis case

Law Firms

14 lawyers exit Bingham for other BigLaw firms

Criminal Justice

Former football star Aaron Hernandez killed 2 strangers over a spilled drink, prosecutor says

Criminal Justice

Investigators seek tattoo artist info in murder cases against former football star Aaron Hernandez

Criminal Justice

Former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez indicted in new double-murder case