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Criminal Justice

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

Evidence

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

Are bloggers way overreacting? Kagan’s use of ‘way’ as an adverb gets noticed

Disability Law

Report: DOJ is investigating mental-health screening of bar applicants by Florida’s top court

Legal Ethics

Plea deal rejected for 3 partners in claimed DUI set-up of opposing trial counsel

Criminal Justice

Michigan woman is charged in alleged death threats against federal judge, prosecutor

The New Normal

Firms of the future must orbit around the client

Trials & Litigation

Negative reviews of dog obedience school on Yelp, Angie’s List lead to defamation lawsuit

Constitutional Law

Indiana enacts religious freedom law which opponents say would allow LGBT discrimination

Criminal Justice

Inmates respond to philosophy prof’s moral exploration of ancient play

Criminal Justice

Man pleads guilty to setting fire at lawyer’s home

Criminal Justice

Person of interest in lawyer’s slaying is likely a woman, police say; widow asks public for help

Business of Law

Receiver appointed for law firm $10M in debt; loans taken out by partner before suicide contested

Labor & Employment

Microsoft navigates an approach to paid sick leave

Obituaries

‘Obsessively frugal’ lawyer leaves $3.3M to Skid Row charities