Texas

Education Law

Baylor denies rumored ouster of Ken Starr after report on school’s handling of campus sex assaults

Trials and Litigation

Texas woman drops lawsuit against Church of Scientology, citing lack of resources

Trials & Litigation

Barratry suit says law firm collaborates with contractors to target homeowners with storm damage

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge imposes sweeping sanctions on DOJ, requires ethics classes for litigators in 26 states

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer is sentenced for soliciting murder of his law-office manager

Criminal Justice

Judge refers to alleged link between defamation case and lawyer’s suspicious death

Criminal Justice

Jury convicts 2 men who tracked down a cartel chief’s lawyer, leading to his killing

Criminal Justice

Lawyer who killed client last year is arrested in shooting outside bar

Criminal Justice

Dallas judge gets extra security after lawyer’s suspicious death

Criminal Justice

Fertilizer plant explosion and fire that killed 15 in Texas in 2013 was intentional, feds say

Trials and Litigation

After $35M Chadbourne settlement, second law firm faces litigation over Stanford Ponzi scheme

Criminal Justice

White House announces another 58 sentence commutations

Criminal Justice

Angry over drug sentence, inmate filed false $5.8M debt claim against federal judge, feds say

Legal Ethics

Disbarred lawyer says he will continue to practice while appealing the order

Evidence

GPS tracker put assassin on lawyer’s trail, but also helped catch the suspects, feds testify

Judiciary

Texas judge won’t bend to DA’s jeans-days policy

Criminal Justice

Indictment claims criminal defense lawyer coerced sex with nine court-appointed clients

Consumer Law

Lawyer now says he won’t pursue $252.25 demand for missing soup at lunch

Bar Exam

Suit says BarBri violates ADA; online study materials aren’t fully accessible to blind law grads

Consumer Law

Lawyer sends demand letter seeking $252.25 because his lunch lacked soup—but later backs off