415 ABA Journal Obituaries articles.
Nathaniel Jones, civil rights lawyer and appeals judge, dies at 93
Former civil rights lawyer and federal appeals judge Nathaniel Jones died Sunday at age 93. Jones was on the…
Jan 27, 2020 4:20 PM CST
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This past spring, when the May 2019 issue of the ABA Journal arrived from the printer, Managing Editor Kevin Davis made plans to meet with Steve Price, whose face graced the cover. Davis wanted to hand-deliver a few copies and say thanks. Price was a formerly incarcerated man who talked with Davis about his struggles to make it on the outside.
Nov 26, 2019 1:30 PM CST
Johnson & Johnson and subsidiary to pay $117M settlement in multistate pelvic mesh case
Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon have agreed to pay nearly $117 million to settle…
Oct 18, 2019 4:11 PM CDT
Judge boots Boies from defamation suit against Dershowitz
U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska on Wednesday refused to toss a defamation suit filed against former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz.…
Oct 17, 2019 4:12 PM CDT
Lawyer convicted in conspiracy that involved creation of fake law firms
Virginia lawyer David H. Miller, 70, of Fairfax was convicted Friday on charges of conspiring to defraud and to…
Oct 7, 2019 3:48 PM CDT
Popeyes sued for running out of chicken sandwiches
An East Ridge, Tennessee, man has filed a lawsuit against Popeyes for selling out of its new chicken sandwich. Craig Barr claims…
Sep 3, 2019 4:47 PM CDT
Former law dean Norman Lefstein dies at age 82
Norman Lefstein, a former dean of Indiana University’s McKinney School of Law, died Thursday at age 82. Lefstein has been described…
Aug 30, 2019 2:32 PM CDT
• Federal jurors in Los Angeles have awarded $2.78 million to Christian rap artists in a copyright suit against Katy Perry and others. The suit claimed that a repetitive…
Aug 2, 2019 4:07 PM CDT
Former Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau died Sunday, less than two weeks before his 100th birthday. Morgenthau was the DA for 35 years before his retirement in 2009.
Jul 22, 2019 10:13 AM CDT
Respect for precedent and judicial economy were just two of the ideals that epitomized Stevens’ nearly 35-year tenure on the Supreme Court, from his nomination by President Gerald R. Ford in 1975 until his retirement in 2010, under President Barack Obama.
Stevens also embodied personal and judicial modesty, pragmatism, intellectual rigor and independence.
Jul 18, 2019 2:12 PM CDT
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A Colorado lawyer who was a former partner at Holland & Hart died Monday while descending the summit of Mount Everest.
Solo practitioner Christopher Kulish, 62, is the 11th person…
May 29, 2019 7:30 AM CDT