Middle East

International Law

Allen & Overy, first UK Magic Circle firm to open in Toronto, is closing its office there

Law Schools

Businessman donates $10M to establish new Islamic law center at Yale Law School


14 years after Sept. 11 attacks, families of victims and others await justice

Human Rights

ISIS embraces sex slavery, using contracts and courts to govern the practice

Special ABA London Sessions Report

UK trade envoy: ‘I’d give anything’ for the ABA to work with the Iraqi judiciary

ABA London Sessions

‘I’d give anything to have the ABA work with the judiciary in Iraq,’ UK trade envoy says

Religious Law

US-born Israeli soldier won’t be jailed for eating non-kosher sandwich

Law Schools

Harvard, Northwestern help Qatar open law school that will award a JD degree

Legal History

Site of Jesus’ trial by Pontius Pilate may have been unearthed in Jerusalem

Trials & Litigation

Unusual suit says banks are linked to Iraq attacks, seeks damages under terrorism-support law


Arab Bank is held liable in first civil trial victory under anti-terrorism law

Aviation & Space Law

TSA bans uncharged cellphones and laptops on some international flights

Criminal Justice

9-month-old Pakistani baby is charged with plotting murder


Gunmen attack Pakistani court complex, killing at least 11 people


Adolf Eichmann is convicted for his role in the ‘Final Solution’

International Law

Saudi Arabia licenses its first women lawyers

International Law

Mubarak released and flown to hospital

Criminal Justice

Former Pakistan president is accused in Bhutto assassination

Criminal Justice

Mubarak may soon be freed, his lawyer says

International Law

Woman jailed for extramarital sex after complaining of rape is pardoned, along with alleged attacker