Trials & Litigation

Trials & Litigation

Defense asks judge to require prosecution to try all 54 charges against immigration lawyer

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

Evidence

Top state court nixes lawyer’s drunken-driving conviction over blocked effort to consult counsel

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues prosecutor and wife for defamation, says he sought nude photos, wife lied to protect him

Criminal Justice

Grand juries almost always indict, federal stats show; is there a shooting exception for cops?

Constitutional Law

Mayor says FBI cleared 2 officers in chaotic arrest after seat-belt stop, returns them to duty

Criminal Justice

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

Court Security

Court worker files HIPAA suit, says she was searched daily after misconstrued remark

Attorney Fees

Posner: ‘Outlandish’ attorney fees in glucosamine settlement were part of a ‘selfish deal’

Criminal Justice

Ferguson case demonstrates the potential shortcomings of eyewitness testimony

Criminal Justice

Prominent lawyer accused of assaulting employee after a night of drinking takes misdemeanor plea

Civil Rights

9th Circuit OKs suit claiming police made man pretend to be taller, then arrested him

Legal Ethics

Judge to end case over nude photos posted online by her husband by retiring from bench

Internet Law

Suit claims Google’s listings for unlicensed locksmiths harmed licensed business

Criminal Justice

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

Constitutional Law

Civil rights lawyers head to Ferguson as grand jury decision in police slaying of unarmed teen looms

Trials & Litigation

Pregnant lawyer is denied trial delay in ‘tumultuous’ hearing; law partner blasts prosecutors

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sues fitness club, alleges he was banned for prior lawsuit

Judiciary

Posner opinion tosses judge from case partly for his ‘tone of derision’