3260 ABA Journal articles on Evidence.
In a personal injury lawsuit involving a horse riding accident, the New York State Court of Appeals ruled that Facebook photos the plaintiff set as private are discoverable.
Feb 14, 2018 11:16 AM CST
The ABA House of Delegates overwhelmingly passed two resolutions related to criminal trials on Monday at the ABA Midyear Meeting at Vancouver, British Columbia.
In the wake of numerous news…
Feb 5, 2018 8:30 PM CST
President Donald Trump’s lawyers are reportedly reviewing a 1997 federal appeals court ruling involving a former agriculture secretary as they negotiate terms of an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller.
Jan 29, 2018 1:38 PM CST
Imagine you are a witness to an accident. You had no fault in the accident, and you weren’t injured. Still, you’re a witness. A third party comes to question you about your recollection. Instead of simply reiterating what you saw, you are forced to relay every sordid detail of your past against your will.
Jan 22, 2018 7:00 AM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court said Wednesday that a federal judge ruled too soon when he ordered document disclosure in lawsuits challenging the Trump administration’s decision to wind down a program protecting immigrants brought to the country illegally as minors.
Dec 21, 2017 8:47 AM CST
Data cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1989 when it upheld the constitutionality of the U.S. Sentencing Commission was “flimsy and even flat-out wrong,” according to an investigation by ProPublica.
Dec 13, 2017 8:00 AM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily stayed a federal judge’s order requiring the government to turn over more documents regarding its decision to wind down a program protecting immigrants brought to the country illegally as children.
Dec 11, 2017 8:38 AM CST
DNA labs are using probabilistic genotyping to analyze hard-to-interpret samples. Some scientists and lawyers worry that the computer code behind these tools limits its reliability and hinders due process.
Dec 1, 2017 1:35 AM CST
The Supreme Court ruling in Carpenter v. United States
, being heard by the court Wednesday, will affect cell towers and individuals’ data from email, smart watches, activity-tracker bands and smart appliances.
Dec 1, 2017 1:20 AM CST
In “Jeff’s Law,” October, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is very selective in his memory.
Dec 1, 2017 12:55 AM CST
Alternative legal services provider Integreon has acquired litigation management software company Allegory Law.
Allegory’s founder and CEO, Alma Asay, and her team will go in house at Integreon. Asay will…
Nov 28, 2017 12:11 PM CST
The U.S. Justice Department on Monday filed an antitrust suit seeking to block AT&T’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner.
The suit points out that AT&T’s DirecTV is the nation’s…
Nov 20, 2017 4:40 PM CST
A federal magistrate judge says the government’s whistleblower case against HCR ManorCare Inc. is a “huge waste of money” that rests on testimony from an expert witness with an “utter lack of credibility.”
Nov 7, 2017 8:00 AM CST
Social science research is “sociological gobbledygook,” at least according to Chief Justice John Roberts. The Chief Justice made this comment during the Oct. 3 oral argument
for the political redistricting case Gill v. Whitford
Nov 2, 2017 8:30 AM CDT
Interrogatories ferret out the facts of an opponent’s case before giving notice about taking a deposition.
Nov 1, 2017 1:15 AM CDT
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