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Religious Law

State lawmakers consider bills allowing businesses to refuse to serve gay couples

Judiciary

Federal judge is shot and wounded outside his Detroit home

Personal Lives

Philadelphia lawyer creates app to help the homeless

Trials & Litigation

After criminal case was dropped, ex-cop can sue to recoup his $1M defense costs, judge rules

Tort Law

‘Sizzling skillet’ at Applebee’s was ‘open and obvious’ danger to praying diner, court says

Court Security

Longtime court officer charged with raping shackled prisoner at courthouse; security is under review

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York

Law Firms

Dentons and McKenna Long reportedly resume merger talks

Trials & Litigation

Mistrial saves Jodi Arias from death penalty; will she get life with or without parole?

Judiciary

Justice may be deposed in suit claiming State Farm orchestrated his election, judge rules

Lawyer Pay

Former prosecutor claims she was paid less than new hires due to gender bias

Legislation & Lobbying

Lawmaker’s French bulldog helped win bipartisan support in House for Amtrak ‘critter car’ bill

Law Firms

Dewey finance department was overwhelmed and sloppy, ex-COO says; defense is buoyed by statements

Evidence

Was crash that killed 3 kids negligent homicide? Prosecutors cite Facebook posts, drugs, bad tires

Business of Law

Bloomberg BNA unveils new business of law website

U.S. Supreme Court

Could a ruling for Obama on health-care law allow its future ‘death spiral’?

U.S. Supreme Court

ABA backs constitutional right to gay marriage in SCOTUS brief

Criminal Justice

Man drives truck with dead neighbor to lawyer’s office, says he killed in self-defense

Careers

A 24/7 job?  It’s reality when you chair a global law firm; Ambien, exercise and Zen may help

Business of Law

Troutman Sanders adds 4 more K&L Gates lawyers to growing Charlotte office