110 ABA Journal New Hampshire articles.
May 3, 2018 11:03 AM CDT
Five months before ‘The Fugitive’ first aired, F. Lee Bailey challenged the extraordinary 1954 trial and conviction of Dr. Sam Sheppard, on whose case the TV series was based.
Apr 1, 2018 12:45 AM CDT
A New Hampshire judge has ruled that a woman who won $560 million in a Powerball jackpot is entitled to keep her identity secret.
Hillborough County Judge Charles Temple Mar 13, 2018 3:18 PM CDT
Feb 7, 2018 1:45 PM CST
The impact of the hurricanes over the island was not uniform, with some areas suffering extreme devastation. There was greater havoc in the eastern and central parts of the island, so many lawyers in those communities are still without power in their offices.
Feb 1, 2018 12:03 AM CST
“We are certainly seeing an upsurge in social activism, from protesting in the streets and at airports to a huge increase in people contacting government representatives, attending town hall meetings and using social media to organize,” says Traci Yoder, director of education and research for the National Lawyers Guild in New York City. As a result, legislators in nearly 20 states have responded with a flurry of bills that increase penalties for protesters, ban the wearing of masks, charge for police protection and even immunize drivers who hit protesters with their cars.
Jun 1, 2017 2:50 AM CDT
A homeless man in New Hampshire has spent 854 days in jail for mostly minor offenses over a six-year period at a cost to taxpayers of about $63,000.
Mar 2, 2017 9:52 AM CST
New Hampshire’s attorney general can’t simply hire a private law firm to pursue a potential case against pharmaceutical companies that market opioids, unless the governor and state lawmakers agree, a…
Mar 17, 2016 3:05 PM CDT
A New Hampshire lawyer and her one-time husband can’t vacate their July 2014 divorce after reconciling, the New Hampshire Supreme Court has ruled.
The court ruled (PDF) on Dec.…
Dec 29, 2015 6:15 AM CST
A former New Hampshire state forensic psychologist who was fired after showing up late for a court hearing has filed a grievance against the judge he blames for his dismissal.…
Dec 21, 2015 3:20 PM CST
Updated: A majority of states still rely on the concept of force in defining rape, though the idea is “woefully out of step,” according to a law professor who has…
Aug 28, 2015 5:45 AM CDT
Taking selfies in the voting booth was virtually inevitable, given the nation’s social-media-focused culture.
So, concerned that the practice could threaten voting rights, some lawmakers have expressly banned doing so.…
Aug 25, 2015 9:00 AM CDT
A Michigan man didn’t train adequately before a solo hike in New Hampshire in 2012 and ignored adverse weather reports. Now he must pay the $9,200 cost of his rescue…
Apr 30, 2015 12:50 PM CDT
As snow began falling Monday in what is forecast as a potential record-breaking blizzard in the Northeast, court officials joined those in charge of schools and other government offices in…
Jan 26, 2015 4:50 PM CST
The University of New Hampshire School of Law isn’t alone in developing a more skills-related approach to legal education.
But its Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program has been ongoing for…
Jan 5, 2015 2:15 PM CST