Texas

Constitutional Law

Tis the season for lawsuits over holiday displays

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer gets death in murder of DA’s wife; judge compares him to Charles Manson, Jeffrey Dahmer

Business of Law

9 remaining lawyers at Houston litigation boutique to join Vorys Sater

Criminal Justice

Witnesses testify to prior threats by man who murdered DA’s wife, as jury mulls death penalty

Constitutional Law

Longtime court administrator sues, says she was fired for telling DA about judge’s bugging system

Law Practice Management

Law firm foils $489K fake-check scheme, provides details to warn others

Tort Law

Family files RICO suit against lawyers and law firms over claimed barratry after auto accident

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues Chick-fil-A and cherry supplier, says milkshake caused tooth damage and heart attack

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer found guilty of killing DA’s wife; jury to decide next week on death penalty

Constitutional Law

Texas AG leads 17-state lawsuit against Obama administration over executive order on immigration

Criminal Justice

Capital murder trial begins for ex-justice of peace accused of slaying DA, wife and prosecutor

Constitutional Law

Top Texas court strikes law allowing warrantless alcohol test, says it violates 4th Amendment

Criminal Justice

DA’s men accused of stealing rare comics forfeited by in-house lawyer jailed in $9M theft scheme

Criminal Justice

Former prosecutor talks of living in fear after slayings of Texas DA and senior colleague

Criminal Justice

10 years after fatal accident, conviction is reversed; GM knew its car was to blame but kept quiet

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer handcuffed at ATM sues police for alleged racial profiling

Corporate Law

Think tank sues Winstead for $1M, says firm helped CEO secretly settle with worker by promoting her

Entertainment & Sports Law

Adrian Peterson of Vikings suspended without pay for rest of season after plea in child-abuse case

Accident and Injury Law

Woman whose 4 pit bulls killed neighbor’s dog, in its own yard, sues neighbor for $1M