Verdicts & Settlements

Criminal Justice

Utah mom gets up to life in slayings of 6 newborns found in garage

Constitutional Law

Nation’s top court OKs state ban on pedicures by foot-nibbling fish

Civil Procedure

3rd Circuit says feds missed forfeiture deadline, awards gold coins worth $80M to dealer’s heirs

Trials & Litigation

Playboy suit says law firm tried $6M case instead of seeking settlement within insurance limits

Trials & Litigation

Reed Smith can’t arbitrate malpractice claim; ex-client, an attorney, didn’t sign required form

Intellectual Property Law

Clothier settles with Eagles singer over ‘Don a Henley and Take It Easy’ ad

Legal Ethics

Ex-judge gives up law license after taking plea in federal bribery case over jury verdict

Animal Law

Jury awards couple nearly $240K over neighbors’ barking dogs

Consumer Law

GM bankruptcy filing in 2009 blocks economic loss claims in ignition-switch cases, judge rules

Trials & Litigation

Donald Sterling’s wife wins another round: Judge says ex-companion must return $2.6M to family trust

Family Law

Mom files federal civil rights suit in parental fight over circumcision of boy, 4

Trials & Litigation

Employer ordered to pay $270K plus $2.1M in attorney’s fees, federal judge rules

Legal History

Polluted town championed by Erin Brockovich is largely gone despite $333M settlement

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge accused of accepting bribes from lawyer takes plea; expected to get 2 years in prison

Trials & Litigation

Jodi Arias gets life without parole in brutal slaying of ex-boyfriend

Criminal Justice

Warned not to drive home after DWI conviction, man does and is charged with drunken driving

Legislation & Lobbying

Will provision in funding law stop feds from prosecuting marijuana crimes?

Trials & Litigation

Prosecutors hid proof of innocence in NYC shooting case, says man exonerated after 24 years

Corporate Law

AT&T to pay record $25M to settle with FCC over privacy breach at call centers

Criminal Justice

Tsarnaev found guilty in Boston Marathon bombing trial; could get death penalty