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Legislation & Lobbying

New law says individuals can’t track each other via GPS once they are warned not to

Bar Exam

Will New York jump on the Uniform Bar Exam bandwagon? Top state court seeks comment


Police say man arrested in one slaying led them to 6 other bodies; he is now charged with murder

Health Law

Homeland Security says all travelers to US from Ebola-stricken countries must be screened


Is your firm’s phone line secure? If not, a hack attack can cost you big bucks

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred lawyer takes plea in federal wire-fraud case, agrees to pay $837K restitution

Real Estate & Property Law

Woman’s condo is sold at auction because of $95 overdue tax bill; she says she never received notice

Law in Popular Culture

Las Vegas DA to seek county OK for reality TV show about cold and closed cases

U.S. Supreme Court

May a felon sell rather than give up his guns? SCOTUS accepts case

Constitutional Law

Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspends its own Justice McCaffery, asks for ethics investigation

Personal Lives

Lawyer is more worried about climate change than Ebola; chance of wedding-shop exposure is remote

U.S. Supreme Court

Obama picks favorite SCOTUS decision of his tenure, sees downside to becoming a justice

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Pistorius gets five-year sentence; can he serve part of the time at home?

Law Firms

Suit claims law firm violated law with unsolicited texts

U.S. Supreme Court

Law allowing cops to inspect hotel guest registries without judge’s OK gets Supreme Court review

Law in Popular Culture

Scalia is a bulldog, literally, in SCOTUS re-enactment (See the video)

Health Law

Harvard University restricts travel to Ebola-stricken countries

Trials & Litigation

Facebook sues DLA Piper, other firms, 9 attorneys, says they conspired on fraudulent case

Injury & Accident Law

Rare NHTSA alert warns owners of 4.7 million vehicles of airbag safety issues

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