Washington

Animal Law

9th Circuit rejects widow’s suit over fatal mountain goat attack in national park

Privacy Law

Firm challenges Seattle law requiring trash haulers to turn in composting scofflaws

Internet Law

Lawyer can’t learn identity of anonymous Avvo critic absent defamation evidence, appeals court says

Constitutional Law

Montana man seeks license to marry additional wife, cites Roberts’ gay-marriage dissent

Trials & Litigation

Judge sues neighbors over injuries she suffered in donkey attack

Court Security

Judge suffers bite wounds in court battle

Internet Law

Florida lawyer asks appeals court to unmask anonymous Avvo reviewer

Asked and Answered

Marijuana businesses need lawyers, but how do you build that practice? (podcast with transcript)

Criminal Justice

Tiny bonsai tree worth $2K is stolen from museum, abandoned and recovered but was ‘severely pruned’

Environmental Law

Dairies settle landmark cow-manure case after federal judge rules solid-waste law applies

Trials & Litigation

Man arrested and jailed for using golf club as a cane files civil rights suit

Privacy Law

Should cops’ body cam footage be made public? Lawmakers and police chiefs consider the issues

Celebrities

Sons charged with stealing from best-selling true-crime author Ann Rule

Criminal Justice

Lawyer accused of stealing from his Washington law firm wasn’t licensed in state, prosecutors say

Legal Ethics

Legal technicians may partly own law firms in this state; is ban to nonlawyer ownership crumbling?

Intellectual Property Law

Amazon sues over claimed fake reviews posted on its site

Real Estate & Property Law

One year after massive mudslide, owners of destroyed homes still trying to resolve mortgage issues

Bar Associations

Will California be the next state to allow legal technicians? Bar group calls for pilot program

Criminal Justice

Bail set at $2M for man accused of driving to mental hospital with girlfriend’s body in his vehicle

Court Security

Marshals arrest open-carry advocate carrying rifle outside courthouse