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Supreme Court Nominations

Trump plans to nominate a woman Friday or Saturday to replace Ginsburg; who are the top contenders?

Bar Exam

California Supreme Court lawyer shares supervised practice idea for unsuccessful bar applicants

U.S. Supreme Court

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

Law Firms

Seyfarth Shaw announces some layoffs while rolling back salary cuts

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: Self-driving car crash leads to charge; ABA center will monitor trial of ‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero

Law Firms

Will partner offices shrink to associate size after the pandemic?

Law Firms

BigLaw firm is punishing 5 departing partners in bonus clawback dispute, petition says

Health Law

Fertility doctors used their sperm for pregnancies, contrary to patients’ wishes, 2 lawsuits allege

Judiciary

Ohio chief justice, a Republican, stands up for Democratic judge blasted by GOP for ballot drop box decision

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: Judge blocks postal changes; bedroom backdrop for SCOTUS justice’s Constitution Day remarks

Prosecutors

Incensed judge orders every federal prosecutor in Manhattan to read her decision

Judiciary

Does age and gender affect judges’ sentences? New study suggests nuanced answer

Lawyer Pay

Have COVID-19 bonus wars begun? Milbank matches higher scale for special bonuses

Attorney General

AG Barr defends authority to overrule career prosecutors, says BLM uses deaths as ‘props’

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: Bill Gates Sr. dies at 94; federal judiciary seeks $500M for better security

Tort Law

CNN defamed me by falsely reporting my impeachment views, Alan Dershowitz says in $300M suit

Law in Popular Culture

A look at Netflix’s ‘Longmire,’ Indian Country and the battle for jurisdiction

Criminal Justice

Police and prosecutor misconduct contributed to over half of false-conviction cases, new study finds

Immigration Law

Lawyers, nurse raise concerns about hysterectomies performed at ICE detention center

Bar Exam

No bathroom break allowed? Suit says rules for remote bar exam discriminate against disabled grads

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