New Jersey

Legal Ethics

Church-group dinners with indicted sewage official bring ethics trouble for two judges

Law Firms

Well-known firm is growing again, will acquire 17-lawyer tech boutique


No prosecutor? No defense lawyer? Judge allegedly held trial anyway; 3rd Circuit allows lawsuit

Entertainment & Sports Law

Vikings’ Adrian Peterson says sorry for hurting son, 4, in latest incident to test new NFL policy

First Amendment

3rd Circuit upholds ban on gay-conversion therapy for underage youths; will SCOTUS take the case?

Legal Ethics

Suspended lawyer blames leisure lifestyle for misstatements, acknowledges snarky emails

Criminal Justice

Former Ravens player Ray Rice got no special treatment in criminal case, lawyers say

Criminal Justice

State’s courts told to dismiss 17,000 red-light tickets because notice wasn’t sent to drivers

Legal Ethics

Restriction on judicial quotes in lawyer ads violates First Amendment, 3rd Circuit rules


Judge is accused of ‘extreme and personal’ hostility toward lawyer

White-Collar Crime

Pro se attorney credits holy card for acquittal in racketeering trial, along with 2 other lawyers

Legal Ethics

Solo is censured for failing to detect paralegal’s participation in mortgage fraud scheme

Court Security

Woman who says she was attacked in court by sheriff’s deputy settles civil rights lawsuit for $90K


Defendant’s ‘disturbing’ rap lyrics should not have been admitted at trial, NJ high court says


Paralegal’s suit claims law firm should have paid for overtime

Law Firms

Five months after fire, lawyers are back at work in rehabbed office; arson case is ongoing

Legal Marketing & Consulting

Solo claims two law firms stole his website content, harming his Google search-result position

Tort Law

2 men who say they discarded $1M winning Powerball ticket sue lottery commission

Criminal Justice

NJ man is accused of conning foreign nation into paying $3.5M to sham law firm

Animal Law

Sprung from zoo by DNA test, hybrid bobcat exits home pen; owner now faces new court date