1306 ABA Journal Pennsylvania articles.
The U.S. Supreme Court added two high-profile cases on Friday to its docket concerning faithless presidential electors and expanded exemptions to mandated contraceptive coverage.
Jan 17, 2020 4:17 PM CST
Suspended law student is expelled after posting ‘okay to be white’ flyers
A suspended law student at Oklahoma City University was expelled after he posted flyers reading “It’s okay to…
Dec 11, 2019 3:21 PM CST
If merger talks are successful between two sets of BigLaw firms, there will be two new entrants on the American Lawyer’s list of the nation’s 50 top law firms.
Nov 14, 2019 10:22 AM CST
2019 will be a ‘decent year’ for law firms, report says
Law firm revenue grew 5.1% for the first nine months of 2019, largely because of billing rate growth of…
Nov 13, 2019 4:30 PM CST
‘Carey Law’ doesn’t sit well with some Pennsylvania students and grads
Law students and alumni at the University of Pennsylvania are not happy about its Nov. 8 name change and…
Nov 11, 2019 4:19 PM CST
The University of Pennsylvania’s law school is getting a new name after receiving a record-setting $125 million gift from the W.P. Carey Foundation.
Nov 8, 2019 4:14 PM CST
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has disbarred a lawyer who was suspended 17 years ago but allegedly continued to practice law.
Nov 4, 2019 11:47 AM CST
A Philadelphia judge accused of
showing “partisan glee” and high-fiving jurors after they awarded $8 billion in a Risperdal case denied the allegation Wednesday and focused on the lawyers who made the accusation.
Oct 31, 2019 10:32 AM CDT
A Philadelphia judge is accused of showing “partisan glee” after jurors awarded $8 billion
in punitive damages in a case brought by a man who contended his childhood use of the drug Risperdal had caused him to grow breasts.
Oct 22, 2019 10:10 AM CDT
A Pennsylvania judge who resentenced a convicted serial killer on Tuesday urged the man to consider donating his brain to scientists studying criminal behavior.
Oct 17, 2019 2:10 PM CDT
The chief public defender of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, is facing charges for allegedly giving compensation time to employees for election day campaign work.
Oct 8, 2019 1:49 PM CDT
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s disciplinary board on Wednesday ordered a reprimand for a former law firm leader accused of becoming inebriated and inappropriately touching female lawyers at a bench-bar conference.
Oct 7, 2019 11:57 AM CDT
A disbarred Pennsylvania lawyer was sentenced to 1½ to 3 years in prison on Wednesday for stealing
from her Harrisburg law firm and vandalizing its offices after she was fired.
Oct 3, 2019 10:54 AM CDT
A divided Pennsylvania Supreme Court decided Thursday that a farmer did not have to obey his township’s regulations when managing manure on his hog farm.
Sep 27, 2019 10:39 AM CDT
A Pittsburgh lawyer has sued a former client for alleged libel in a negative online review that stays atop Google ratings because of reposting and editing.
Sep 9, 2019 3:55 PM CDT
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