Media & Communications Law

Media & Communications Law

Courtney Love’s win in ‘Twibel’ suit by her ex-lawyer is upheld by appeals court

Copyright Law

Woman sues Associated Press for selling her photo in a hijab as a stock photo

Criminal Justice

Missouri professor who tried to have journalist ousted from student protest is charged


Woman who told Rolling Stone of rape will have to turn over documents in defamation suit, judge says

Media & Communications Law

Journalist sues for emails between solicitors general and Supreme Court justices

Report from Governmental Affairs

ABA applauds a new FCC rule seeking to hold down telephone rates charged to prison inmates

First Amendment

Florida appeals court quashes judge’s order that Palm Beach Post unpublish online transcripts

Media & Communications Law

Louisiana lawyer sues People magazine over story about his wife’s cold-case slaying

Constitutional Law

Judge tosses felony case against pair who handed out jury nullification leaflets near courthouse

Legal Ethics

Retraction of Stephen Glass article follows critical opinion by California Supreme Court

Tort Law

Plumber sues auto dealership for $1M after traded-in truck with his logo appeared in Syrian photo

First Amendment

Judge orders Florida newspaper to unpublish information on its website

Media & Communications Law

Guitarist for rock band Boston lacked basis for defamation suits, top state court says

Opening Statements

Can marijuana ads be shown on TV in states where it’s legal? Broadcasters aren’t so sure

Attorney General

2nd Circuit rules Justice Department doesn’t have to disclose additional drone-strike memos

Trials & Litigation

Detective drops defamation suit against lawyer over her comments about teen sexting investigation

Government Law

Former prosecutors sue embattled AG Kathleen Kane

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS rejects FOIA case involving Planned Parenthood manual; two justices dissent

Civil Rights

Largest public database of Chicago police misconduct allegations debuts

Trials & Litigation

Fraternity files $25M defamation suit over retracted Rolling Stone story about campus rape claim