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U.S. Supreme Court

Obama picks favorite SCOTUS decision of his tenure, sees downside to becoming a justice

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Pistorius gets five-year sentence; can he serve part of the time at home?

Law Firms

Suit claims law firm violated law with unsolicited texts

U.S. Supreme Court

Law allowing cops to inspect hotel guest registries without judge’s OK gets Supreme Court review

Law in Popular Culture

Scalia is a bulldog, literally, in SCOTUS re-enactment (See the video)

Health Law

Harvard University restricts travel to Ebola-stricken countries

Trials & Litigation

Facebook sues DLA Piper, other firms, 9 attorneys, says they conspired on fraudulent case

Injury & Accident Law

Rare NHTSA alert warns 4.7 million vehicle owners of airbag safety issue, urges immediate inspection

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Poll: October 2014

Tort Law

Bank sues attorney and others over $570K wired to Japan in alleged Internet fraud by ‘client’

White-Collar Crime

Two former Utah attorneys general charged in bribery case seek separate trials

Trials & Litigation

Sequestered juror’s Internet surfing at issue in Palm Beach polo mogul’s DUI manslaughter retrial

International Law

Does treaty barring cruel treatment apply to US facilities abroad? US officials reassess position


Pennsylvania justice in lewd email scandal said he ‘was not going down alone,’ second justice says

Business of Law

More lawyers exit Bingham and Dickstein; Switching firms no longer carries stigma, says WSJ


‘Comedy’ video of woman using drugs and criticizing probation officer puts her behind bars


Admissions requests in federal judge’s divorce case are like rhetorical questions, his lawyer says


Disbarred lawyer is on state supreme court ballot, along with his ‘Zamboni’ nickname

Law Firms

Man dies after lighting truck on fire and driving it into law firm

U.S. Supreme Court

In 5 AM order, SCOTUS allows Texas voter ID law to take effect; holdup apparently due to dissent