3902 ABA Journal California articles.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 Thursday that a certified nursing assistant who made an incriminating statement during an interrogation can’t sue the sheriff’s deputy who questioned him without a Miranda warning.
Jun 23, 2022 2:22 PM CDT
The University of Southern California Gould School of Law plans to offer an undergraduate bachelor of science degree in legal studies, the school announced Tuesday
Jun 23, 2022 9:05 AM CDT
Jun 17, 2022 2:21 PM CDT
Two larger law firms have announced mergers with smaller firms that add dozens of lawyers and expand their footprints.
Jun 14, 2022 3:24 PM CDT
Bees can sometimes be considered fish, court says
Bees can be protected under the California Endangered Species Act because they are invertebrates within the law’s definition of fish, the California…
Jun 10, 2022 11:56 AM CDT
A man with a gun and zip ties was arrested early Wednesday near the Maryland home of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, according to court documents.
Jun 8, 2022 10:43 AM CDT
Voters in San Francisco recalled progressive San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Tuesday.
Jun 8, 2022 9:27 AM CDT
A medical malpractice lawyer who bragged about obtaining a defense verdict, even though a man “was probably negligently killed,” didn’t know that his remarks to colleagues would be recorded.
Jun 7, 2022 11:25 AM CDT
Lawyers who perceive that they are most valued for their financial performance and productivity could be more likely to increase drug and alcohol use than those who feel valued for their professionalism and skills, according to a study released Friday.
Jun 6, 2022 9:19 AM CDT
The presiding justice of California’s Third District Court of Appeal has agreed to retire and accept a public admonishment to resolve ethics allegations that he “engaged in a pattern of delay” in deciding cases.
Jun 6, 2022 8:50 AM CDT
The California Supreme Court has disbarred plaintiffs lawyer Tom Girardi, whose firm was portrayed in the movie Erin Brockovich
as helping to obtain a $333 million pollution judgment.
Jun 3, 2022 8:39 AM CDT
A revised proposal for licensing paraprofessionals in California eliminates a provision that would have allowed the nonlawyers to own law firms with lawyers.
May 25, 2022 9:12 AM CDT
A federal judge in California appeared to lose patience last week with a federal public defender after questioning her claim about a shackled defendant.
May 23, 2022 8:58 AM CDT
Following news that the University of California system will cover tuition and student services fees for in-state residents who are members of federally recognized tribes, the University of California at Berkeley School of Law announced that it will also cover professional degree supplemental tuition for qualifying students.
May 19, 2022 8:38 AM CDT
A California judge has struck down a law requiring public corporations headquartered in the state to include a minimum number of women on their boards of directors.
May 18, 2022 9:11 AM CDT
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