Military Law

Terrorism

Padilla gets new 21-year sentence after 11th Circuit says original 17-year term was too lenient

Religious Law

Atheist who wouldn’t take ‘so help me God’ oath isn’t allowed to re-enlist, group says

Constitutional Law

DOJ releases redacted 2004 legal memos OKing warrantless NSA searches of US citizens

Law Firms

Growing military and federal employment boutique opens new San Diego office

Obituaries

Perkins Coie lawyer who fought ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ dies in bike accident

Your ABA

Program will mobilize lawyers to help reduce VA claims processing backlog

Military Law

Top military court will hear appeal of airman accused of exposing others to HIV

Annual Meeting

Legal hackers use coding to help users navigate law’s intricacies and find solutions

Military Law

Defense lawyers can’t see secret order on secret motions in cases against alleged terrorist plotters

Military Law

More than 14,000 draft notices sent to men born in the 1800s

Pro Bono

Veterans with disability claims will get free legal help in ABA pilot program with VA

Constitutional Law

‘Lawful conduct of war’ analysis in DOJ memo justified killing of US citizen in Yemen

Terrorism

Claimed leader in Benghazi slaying of US ambassador is captured, will be tried here

Criminal Justice

Pentagon seeks Manning transfer to civilian prison for gender treatment

Military Law

Raid on defense lawyer offices at Camp Pendleton was ‘rare event,’ Marine Corps officials say

Military Law

Pentagon announces 50% increase in sexual assault reports in military

Military Law

State court grants name change for soldier Chelsea Manning

Military Law

Military’s highest court voids more than 30 decisions by improperly appointed civilian judge

Constitutional Law

Report: Secret order by military judge requires CIA to reveal ‘black site’ info in USS Cole case

Criminal Justice

Fort Hood shooter was being evaluated for PTSD