New Jersey

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of fondling undercover detective

Labor & Employment

New York Jets will pay cheerleaders $324K to settle wage lawsuit

Evidence

Educating jurors on eyewitness reliability may backfire, study suggests

Criminal Justice

Lawyer turns down no-prison plea deal, goes on trial in attempted murder case

Trials & Litigation

Woman is sued for writing ‘bum’ and ‘loser’ on memo line of alimony checks to her ex-husband

Law Firms

Judge allows defamation claim against lawyer who admitted drinking and emailing

Family Law

Judge settles dispute over whether a child can call a stepparent ‘Mom’

Legal Ethics

New Jersey lawyer suspended for 1 year over large unsecured loan from client

White-Collar Crime

Ex-prosecutor who stole $700K from clients had ‘profound remorse’ for prior claimed theft

Law Firms

Law firm files for bankruptcy after $2.25M verdict against it

Tort Law

Firefighters sue siren maker over hearing loss

Civil Rights

Lawsuit says aggravated municipal judge shouted at defendant who sought sign-language interpreter

Legal Ethics

Judge accused of inappropriate ear tug tells New Jersey Supreme Court he ‘failed the judiciary’

Law in Popular Culture

Client’s photos of John Lennon and Sex Pistols are prominently featured in law office exhibit

Criminal Justice

Judge wasn’t required to help police arrest her fugitive boyfriend, her lawyer says

Criminal Justice

Ex-BigLaw clerk admits stealing deal info; his law classmate gave tips to broker, then ate the notes

Legal Marketing

Law firm offers free defense to military veterans booked for traffic offenses on Veterans Day

Legal Ethics

Judge faces ethics case for driving drunk, allegedly using office to try to avoid DUI citation

Juvenile Justice

New Jersey sheriff’s officer charged with illegally giving juvenile’s mugshots to newspaper

Trials & Litigation

Our hamster toy looks nothing like Fox News anchor, says Hasbro in response to lawsuit