1565 ABA Journal Law Professors articles.
Judge tosses Arpaio defamation suit claiming ‘leftist enmity’ constituted actual malice
U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth of Washington, D.C., has tossed a defamation lawsuit filed by former Maricopa County, Arizona,…
Nov 6, 2019 4:32 PM CST
When countries lack the capacity to stop violence and corruption, and their legal and law enforcement systems lack the ability to hold perpetrators responsible, their people often have no other choice but to seek protection elsewhere.
Nov 1, 2019 4:10 AM CDT
University of Oregon School of Law professor Mary Wood, a former hazardous waste lawyer, never foresaw that she would become a pioneer in climate change law. It wasn’t even an established practice area in 2005 when Hurricane Katrina—which many scientists attributed to global warming—changed the course of her life from more than 2,000 miles away.
Nov 1, 2019 4:00 AM CDT
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Sep 30, 2019 2:57 PM CDT
Judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation refuses to step down
The federal judge overseeing more than 2,000 lawsuits over alleged opioid addictions and overdoses refused to remove himself from a bellwether…
Sep 27, 2019 4:30 PM CDT
Jurors acquit Michigan dad in connection with Facebook rants about judge
Jurors in Michigan deliberated for 26 minutes before acquitting a dad charged for his angry Facebook posts about a…
Sep 20, 2019 4:15 PM CDT
Former law dean Norman Lefstein dies at age 82
Norman Lefstein, a former dean of Indiana University’s McKinney School of Law, died Thursday at age 82. Lefstein has been described…
Aug 30, 2019 2:32 PM CDT
Lawyer is accused of claiming illegal kickbacks as business expenses
Houston personal injury lawyer Jeffrey Stern is accused of paying kickbacks to case runners who illegally solicited clients and then…
Aug 21, 2019 4:26 PM CDT
Jul 22, 2019 11:55 AM CDT
Jeffrey Omari understands the complexities of academic freedom and free speech. But just as faculty and staff are required to maintain professional formalities, it seems only logical that students, too, should maintain similar businesslike etiquette.
Jul 3, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
Closing Time: As Whittier Law School prepares to close, its dean tries to soften the blow for students
Jul 1, 2019 12:16 AM CDT
A black female law professor alleging race and gender discrimination in employment and education has filed a federal lawsuit against the University of Idaho College of Law.
In her complaint…
Jun 24, 2019 2:40 PM CDT
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