Oregon

Tort Law

Jury awards $1.6M to man in supermarket slip-and-fall, including $1M in punitives

Consumer Law

Suit claims BOGO meat deals are illusory at Albertson’s and Safeway

Legal Ethics

Ethics complaint against Ammon Bundy’s lawyers dropped by Oregon state bar

Opening Statements

Oregonians get a chance to erase marijuana-growing convictions

Internet Law

Monitoring of my Twitter account showed racial bias, state lawyer says in labor complaint

Criminal Justice

Cops are accused of forfeiture misdeeds

Civil Rights

Woman who died alone in jail ‘just didn’t seem that sick’ to medical staff

Evidence

Judge rules woman’s alleged confession to counselor about grandmother’s death is admissible

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge tells Skechers to stop selling shoes ‘confusingly similar’ to Adidas

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer wants sexual harassment payment returned, says plaintiff violated nondisclosure deal

Criminal Justice

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy is charged in 2014 cattle-graze standoff as he heads to Oregon protest

Constitutional Law

Appeals court OKs 111 years for teen who killed 4, shot 25; lawyer calls him ‘completely harmless’

Criminal Justice

16 are federally indicted in takeover of Oregon wildlife refuge

Criminal Justice

FBI releases video of occupier’s shooting; judge won’t release defendants until all leave refuge

Criminal Justice

Feds change hands-off approach in Oregon standoff; eight are arrested and another is killed

Antitrust Law

Craft brew fans sue to block planned merger of world’s biggest beer-makers

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