449 ABA Journal Nevada articles.
• Even though the Association of Trial Lawyers of America changed its name to the American Association for Justice in 2006, the Washington, D.C.-based bar association is suing the California-based…
Jul 3, 2019 4:27 PM CDT
Some songs or albums move the law. A band or artist will be involved in a lawsuit so groundbreaking and important that it will set a precedent, either enshrined in law or otherwise binding future generations.
Jul 1, 2019 12:05 AM CDT
New York is poised to join the increasing number of states that are banning gay and trans “panic defenses” in murder cases. As the ABA Journal reported in January, legislatures have increasingly considered this type of ban.
Jun 26, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
Jun 14, 2019 7:30 AM CDT
A California lawyer who responded to a flyer for psychic readings was swindled out of $1.5 million by scammers who said she had to pay them to clear her chakras…
May 16, 2019 11:47 AM CDT
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme overruled precedent and held 5-4 that, absent consent, states can’t be sued by private parties in the courts of another state.
Justice Clarence Thomas wrote…
May 13, 2019 2:40 PM CDT
A Las Vegas lawyer who was accused of intimidating a witness partly by posting a rat emoji won’t be charged with that offense after pleading guilty in a separate case.…
Mar 21, 2019 10:54 AM CDT
A Las Vegas criminal defense lawyer is being held without bail after her arrest Tuesday for allegedly making threats on Facebook in posts that discussed a “snitch” and used a…
Mar 7, 2019 11:01 AM CST
Attorneys are flocking to volunteer for bar association programs that help with probate, child custody, guardianship, victim compensation or trust matters.
Mar 1, 2019 1:40 AM CST
Across the country, judges are creating embarrassing headlines when they are accused of abusive behavior toward lawyers and litigants.
Mar 1, 2019 12:15 AM CST
Jan 24, 2019 7:00 AM CST
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer defended the value of precedent on Wednesday as the high court considered whether to overrule a decision holding that a state may be…
Jan 10, 2019 9:23 AM CSTnews release.
Nov 19, 2018 9:23 AM CST
Nov 7, 2018 9:33 AM CST
A suspended Las Vegas lawyer was sentenced on Wednesday to three months for submitting phony documents indicating her clients had completed counseling and community service.
Vicki Greco will also have…
Sep 27, 2018 12:13 PM CDT