1242 ABA Journal Celebrities articles.
Updated: The hacked Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca and its two name partners have sued Netflix for libel over their portrayal in the film The Laundromat.
The lawsuit claims…
Oct 17, 2019 12:25 PM CDT
Court stenographers, or “court reporters” as they are commonly referred to, are often left overshadowed and underappreciated. But proper and reliable conclusions to controversies would not be possible without their invaluable work, says lawyer Adam Banner.
Oct 16, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
Oct 8, 2019 10:23 AM CDT
Judge allows eyewitness IDs based on altered mug shot
A federal judge in Portland, Oregon, has refused to toss tellers’ identification of a suspected bank robber based on a…
Sep 26, 2019 4:30 PM CDT
Sep 23, 2019 11:13 AM CDT
Jones Day apologizes for redaction error that exposed grand jury info
Jones Day has taken responsibility for a redaction error and apologized to a federal judge who ordered the firm…
Sep 16, 2019 4:12 PM CDT
Actress Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal
Actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her involvement in the college admissions…
Sep 13, 2019 4:51 PM CDT
Sep 13, 2019 10:11 AM CDT
The country has come a long way, said U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and that’s what keeps her optimistic for the future. “It can be hard to do anything as a loner, but if you get together with like-minded people, you can be a force for change,” Ginsburg said at a discussion Monday at the University of Chicago.
Sep 10, 2019 3:15 PM CDT
Judge restores nationwide injunction blocking asylum ban
A federal judge in San Francisco has restored a nationwide injunction blocking new rules that effectively barred immigrants at the southern border…
Sep 9, 2019 4:35 PM CDT
Former White House counsel is acquitted on false-statement charge
Federal jurors on Wednesday acquitted former White House counsel Greg Craig on a charge of making false statements to the government…
Sep 4, 2019 4:55 PM CDT
Two examples of “snitching” on TV? That’s enough fodder to spark the flames of this week’s column from lawyer Adam Banner.
Sep 4, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
Leaders of a hotline that provides pro bono lawyers for poor immigrants claim immigration officials retaliated after a fictional television portrayal of its services.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement banned free…
Aug 27, 2019 2:28 PM CDT
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made her first public appearances Monday since her recent treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Ginsburg, 86, was escorted across the stage in her appearances…
Aug 27, 2019 12:24 PM CDT
Judge says she would castrate man if law allowed it
A judge in Oklahoma City sentenced a man who installed home security systems to life in prison for putting secret…
Aug 23, 2019 4:58 PM CDT