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Criminal Justice

Special counsel says Michael Cohen has gone to ‘significant lengths’ to aid investigation

Legal Ethics

Lawyer resolves suit claiming he violated confidential settlement in priest sex-abuse case

Law Schools

Couple donate $33M to Michigan Law for student financial support

Immigration Law

New suit filed challenging Trump’s asylum requirements and Whitaker’s appointment

U.S. Supreme Court

In case that could affect Mueller defendants, Supreme Court considers ‘separate sovereigns doctrine’

Attorney General

Who is William Barr, Trump’s pick to replace Sessions as AG?

Judiciary

Controversial judge who went on paid leave after thrown-file accusation is ordered back to work

Natural Disasters

Two high-profile law firms file class action blaming utility company for deadly Camp Fire

Law Schools

ABA greenlights University of Illinois System acquiring John Marshall Law School

Careers

Study finds male partners make an average of 53% more than female partners at top law firms

Criminal Justice

Bankruptcy protects Detroit from claims by exonerated youth, judge rules

Trials & Litigation

Judge tosses sexual assault suit against lawyer in battle between personal injury titans

Legal Education

Indiana commission to examine bar exam cut score; California asked to take ‘fresh look’ at its exam

Second Amendment

3rd Circuit upholds ban on firearm magazines carrying more than 10 rounds

Trials & Litigation

Law school grad sues hotel for $100M after discovering she was secretly videotaped in shower

Bar Associations

Florida Bar wins dismissal of antitrust suit filed by ticket-fighting startup

Question of the Week

What common language errors make you grit your teeth?

Criminal Justice

Panama Papers leak that shuttered law firm leads to US indictment of lawyer, three others

Legislation & Lobbying

Colorado town repeals snowball ban after 9-year-old boy makes his case; what’s his next pet project?

Human Rights

Clooney Foundation works with ABA on program to monitor trials for human rights violations

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