Texas

Criminal Justice

Unlike other suspects, Texas AG appears in his booking photo in a business suit

Criminal Justice

Texas attorney general is charged with securities fraud

Legal Technology

Is file-sharing software the solution to evidence ‘blame game’ in DA’s office?

Criminal Justice

Dash cam video shows arrest of Sandra Bland after she refused to put out cigarette; was it edited?

Trials & Litigation

Ex-partner awarded $550K in law firm dispute loses appeal; firm says he now owes $200K

Criminal Justice

Did ‘legendary’ former prosecutor withhold evidence in multiple cases?

Disability Law

Are ride-hailing businesses Uber and Lyft ADA-compliant? Massachusetts AG has questions

Criminal Justice

Bailiff relays jury impression of defense lawyer in trial texts to prosecutor

Criminal Justice

FBI joins probe of woman’s jail cell death; how frequent are prison suicides?

Court Security

Ex-lawyer killed 2 at Texas courthouse in ‘92: Should lawyers now be able to bypass security there?

Court Security

Jury convicts ‘sovereign citizen’ of filing false liens against federal judge and prosecutor

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge gets 2 years in bribery case, lawyer gets 1 year

Immigration Law

Former employee stole 2 lawyers’ identities to defraud immigrants, says indictment

Labor & Employment

5th Circuit: Feds must pay $500K in attorney fees to defendant company for bad faith in FLSA case

Internet Law

Ex-judge is charged with creating fake sex ads for 2 women, one of whom was a former client

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is suspended for failing to disclose Paris trip that led to missed court dates

Criminal Justice

Securities allegations against Texas attorney general will be presented to grand jury

Constitutional Law

Divided US Supreme court votes 5-4 to freeze Texas abortion law as it mulls whether to hear appeal

Religious Law

County clerks, judges with religious qualms can refuse to issue gay marriage licenses, Texas AG says

Corporate Law

BigLaw firms must face receiver’s suit over client’s $7B Ponzi scheme, federal judge rules