Wyoming

Sentencing/Post Conviction

75-year-old woman gets life in prison for 1970s slaying of her then-husband

Death Penalty

Bill to allow firing-squad executions is being drafted in state with just one death-row inmate

Law Schools

Wyoming law dean resigns, cites lack of ‘meaningful consultation’ on recent decisions

U.S. Supreme Court

Scalia’s Advice to Law Students: Take Bread-and-Butter Classes, Not ‘Law and Women’

Obituaries

Search for Missing Lawyer Ends with Discovery of Body

Law Firms

After 50 Years, Wyo. Oil and Gas Law Firm Is Disbanding

Criminal Justice

Fugitive Ex-Lawyer Accused of Client Thefts in 2008 Is Arrested While Hitchhiking

Corporate Law

Wyoming Home Is a ‘Little Cayman Island’ for Shell Companies

Constitutional Law

Double Jeopardy Precludes Retrial of Woman Prosecuted After Telling Police She Found a Wallet

Family Law

Wyoming Courts May Grant Same-Sex Divorce, State Supreme Court Says

Careers

After 32 Years, Criminal Lawyer Plans to Exit Practice to Study Religion in Jerusalem

Judiciary

Wyoming’s First Lady Confirmed as Federal Judge

Constitutional Law

U of Wyo. Must Let Controversial 1960s Radical Bill Ayers Speak, Federal Judge Rules

Criminal Justice

Conviction Upheld Despite Judge’s Exit Due to Secretary’s Canasta Game

Judiciary

Obama Nominates Wyoming’s First Lady for Judgeship

Legal Technology

Spence is Blogging to Complete Life’s Work

Trials & Litigation

Famed Trial Lawyer Gerry Spence: My New Blog Frightens Me

Disability Law

ADA Protection for Relatives of Disabled Tested in Two Cases

Consumer Law

Judge Bars Company From Selling Personal Phone Records