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Criminal Justice

Virginia is poised to broaden parole in move watched by other states

Health Law

DC Circuit strikes down Medicaid work requirements in Arkansas

Death Penalty

Oklahoma will resume executions after 5-year moratorium

Attorney General

Barr says Trump’s tweets ‘make it impossible for me to do my job;’ Trump asserts ‘legal right’ to ask for action

ABA Abroad

TrialWatch volunteers are helping secure human rights around the globe

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: Some of Justice Scalia’s papers are now public; House lifts ERA deadline

Trials & Litigation

Sanctions motion says BakerHostetler partner was ‘shaking his behind’ in front of opposing lawyer

Judiciary

Former clerk for late Judge Stephen Reinhardt alleges sexual harassment and ‘profane atmosphere’

ABA Midyear Meeting

California and North Carolina representation in ABA House of Delegates is being reviewed

Ethics

Lawyer is suspended after he is accused of misleading and bullying judge

Practice Technology

New feature in Westlaw Edge predicts legislative outcomes

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: Donor says law school not honoring wishes; Justice Thomas says judges aren’t ‘mass media icons’

Constitutional Law

Judge who sealed documents about her beach property gets reversed by appeals court

ABA Midyear Meeting

The 2020 ABA Midyear Meeting kicks off in Texas

Law Firms

Why the increase in malpractice risk? Lawyers for plaintiffs point to trial lawyering, bill padding

Law Firms

New leaders share power at Boies Schiller amid lawyer departures and compensation issues

Cybersecurity

Hacking group publishes ‘full dump’ of law firm’s data; another responds to cybersecurity incident

Legal Rebels Podcast

How 2 Texas lawyers are marketing their practice through song

News Roundup

Afternoon Briefs: AG Barr will consider Giuliani’s Ukraine evidence; Trump praises drug dealer death penalty

Attorney General

Federal prosecutors resign after DOJ overrules them and seeks shorter sentence for Roger Stone

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