White-Collar Crime

Lawyer is federally indicted over $185K in allegedly unpaid payroll taxes

Internet Law

Oregon digitally surveilled Black Lives Matter supporters; state AG is ‘shocked and appalled’

Legal Ethics

Oregon judge accused of screening out same-sex wedding applicants faces disciplinary hearing

Civil Rights

Black sheriff’s deputy alleges in lawsuit he was asked to prepay for breakfast at restaurant


Nike must turn over Lance Armstrong emails to feds in $100M post office case, judge rules

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Oregon to give second chance to residents with marijuana convictions


Judge who won’t perform gay weddings also hung Hitler picture in courthouse, ethics complaint says

Constitutional Law

Two judges opposing same-sex marriage react with ‘doozy’ of an opinion, refusal to perform marriages

Environmental Law

Suit claims climate change is violation of future generations’ constitutional rights

Trials & Litigation

Former worker sues Safeway, says it did not stop customer’s sexual harassment

Tort Law

Woman fell from bed through 3rd-story window while sleeping, is now suing property manager for $230K

Trials & Litigation

Struck by pickup, injured bicyclist sues another driver who she says gave pickup the OK to turn

Criminal Justice

Transgender defendant stole nearly $250K in SSI benefits as a man while earning income as a woman

Law Firms

Lewis Brisbois opens Oregon office with a dozen Williams Kastner lawyers

Criminal Justice

Convicted kidnapper faces new stalking case after alleged encounters near prosecutor’s home

First Amendment

9th Circuit revives inmate’s pro se suit over being required to work with pork in kitchen

Law Firms

Complaints about crotch-touching lawyer led to staffer’s firing, suit says

Insurance Law

Insurer sued over claim it refuses to cover disabled homeowners who have pit bulls as service dogs

Product Liability

Employer who provided bucket in van for use as toilet is sued for $4M over death of worker


Photo of airborne bike lock in cyclist-driver road-rage incident sparks public advice