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- ABA Journal

Criminal Justice

DA: Courthouse defendant tells another defendant’s girlfriend he’s a lawyer, steals $1,300

Constitutional Law

Family sues over man’s suicide during armed standoff with authorities outside his home

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge sanctions 3 lawyers, says they can’t file oil spill claims against BP

Real Estate & Property Law

Lawmen swiftly solve case of missing log cabin; was its removal from homesite a crime?

Elder Law

Lawyer acted appropriately when representing client who wanted to leave nursing home, court says

Business of Law

Legal incubator dubbed ‘Project Lemonade’ gets $400K grant from MacArthur Foundation

Business of Law

Annual gross tops $1B at Paul Hastings, a law firm first

Criminal Justice

Feds cite ISIS in effort to get stiff sentence for civil rights worker with law degree

White-Collar Crime

Former judge gets 26 months in federal case over $2.9M investment scheme

Criminal Justice

SCOTUS fish case could free friend of Boston bombing suspect, lawyer says

Criminal Justice

Cop uses crowdfunding to pay for DNA test and gets pulled from case

Legal Ethics

Former client posed murder hypothetical, lawyer testifies

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is attacked by man wielding hatchet, bug spray; relative of client is arrested

Law Firms

Disbanded Heller firm isn’t entitled to profits from cases taken to new firms, ABA brief says

Criminal Justice

US offers $3M bounty for alleged Russian hacker, a record reward for a cybersecurity case

Business of Law

Fowler Rodriguez acquires 2 firms in Miami, opens another Florida office

Law in Peepular Culture

Submit your diorama for Peeps in Law 2015: Game of Peeps

Entertainment & Sports Law

Federal judge: NFL commissioner and arbitrator erred in suspending ex-Vikings player Adrian Peterson

Verdicts & Settlements

Tobacco companies agree to pay $100M to settle federal suits in Florida

Criminal Justice

Former Mississippi prison chief pleads guilty in private-prisons bribe case