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Election Law

Top state court tells official to take lawyer’s name off ballot

Privacy Law

NCIS trolling for child porn offenders violates Posse Comitatus regulations, 9th Circuit says

Trials & Litigation

Judge questions murder defendant’s ‘Crime Pays’ T-shirt, wants explanation from jail

Law Firms

BakerHostleter withdraws from House GOP suit against Obama

Law Firms

Bingham and Morgan Lewis reportedly reach merger agreement

U.S. Supreme Court

Clearly, justices don’t observe ban on the word ‘clearly’

Careers

Lawyer is jobless and sleeping in his car after losing suit seeking OT for document review

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Law Practice Management

Baker Botts joins open office trend, moves junior associates to interior area

Criminal Justice

Federal judge says she thinks convicted drug dealer killed police officer, gives defendant 35 years

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer stole from cemetery so he could repay $1M he had stolen from clients, investigators say

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer fights judge’s order calling her ineffective and removing her from murder case defense

Trials & Litigation

SEC spent $8.6M collecting $3.7M from former corporate raider in $62M case

Criminal Justice

NYC police to revise decoy purse operation to settle lawsuit

Careers

Federal judge faces blowback from 11th Circuit and US lawmakers over domestic violence arrest

Trials & Litigation

Utility faces contempt hearing for lobbying to choose judge in $1.29B rate case linked to fatal fire

Law Schools

Drexel renames its law school for trial lawyer who is donating $50M

Trials & Litigation

Judge scolds BP for squeezing extra lines into brief

Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon poll: Which guilt-written-all-over-his-face caption fits best?

Legal Ethics

Lawyer’s photoshopped celebrity pictures lead to suspension recommendation