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Criminal Justice

Amanda Knox will seek compensation for time spent in Italian prison, lawyer says

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon makes $947M offer to acquire major UK personal injury law firm

Copyright Law

Law firm faces copyright claim after press obtains secret video made by a client’s co-worker

Banking Law

Is time on homeowners’ side? Foreclosure case tossed without prejudice may not pause clock

Legal Ethics

Does your legal LinkedIn profile have off-base endorsements? Ethics opinion has a problem with that

Legal Ethics

Public defender’s text to prostitute on phone in police possession leads to suspension

Civil Rights

DOJ and FBI to begin tracking hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus and Arabs

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao loses discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins, then judge revives one claim

Aviation & Space Law

Deadly Alps crash by co-pilot leads to recommendations for changes in aviation regulations

White-Collar Crime

AG: Former bar president charged with UPL after 10 years in practice never attended law school

Trusts & Estates

New York lawyer charged for allegedly deceiving family over misplaced will

Civil Rights

TSA agrees to stop singling out black women for hair pat-downs at airports

Criminal Justice

Jury recommends life sentence for woman convicted in granddaughter’s running death

Criminal Justice

Prosecutor seeks judge’s recusal in all pending cases, cites ‘legal advice’ email to public defender


Police can’t crack case of egg-attack on senior’s house despite intensive investigation

Criminal Justice

California relaxes residency rules for sex offenders, will apply restrictions on case-by-case basis

Legal History

Artist attended nearly 2,000 trials over 13 years, painting the ‘true essence’ of what he sees

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer gets 10-year sentence for role in stealing $3.8M from elderly victims

Legal Technology

Which BigLaw firms were targets in cyberattacks? Internal Citigroup report lists two of them

Law Firms

Wiley Rein lays off lawyers and staffers