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Aug 20, 2018 6:05 AM CDT
A narrowly drafted arbitration clause in a confidentiality agreement doesn’t require arbitration of a bias suit filed by a former Trump campaign staffer, according to a New York judge.
Aug 17, 2018 3:31 PM CDTseries of reports finding that New York prosecutors are almost never punished for misconduct that can land innocent people in prison or let the guilty go free.
That could change in the coming days.
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Aug 16, 2018 4:49 PM CDT
The Justice Department has picked a fight with an obscure ethics agency in Tennessee about how much evidence—called “discovery”—federal prosecutors should have to hand over to defense attorneys there.
Aug 16, 2018 2:00 PM CDT
The cause of death for a civil rights lawyer in Albuquerque, New Mexico, should be changed from “suicide” to “undetermined,” a state judge has ruled.
Judge David Thomson of the…
Aug 16, 2018 11:20 AM CDT
The pirate radio station used by Alex Jones to promote his conspiracy theories is no longer broadcasting over the airwaves after the Federal Communications Commission moved to enforce a fine…
Aug 16, 2018 10:29 AM CDT
A prominent lawyer was shot and killed at his Indiana home on Wednesday and police have arrested an 83-year-old man in connection with his death.
The slain lawyer is 64-year-old…
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A new trial motion filed on behalf of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. argues that a lawyer who sued the company prejudiced jurors through a “steady stream of insults” and…
Aug 16, 2018 6:05 AM CDT
A federal judge in Manhattan has refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a British actress who sued producer Harvey Weinstein for an alleged violation of the federal sex-trafficking law.…
Aug 15, 2018 4:24 PM CDT
A judge in Lebanon, Ohio, says he has no bias against transgender people but is obligated to consider the best interests of a child in name change requests—and that sometimes…
Aug 15, 2018 10:30 AM CDT