Connecticut

Trials & Litigation

Families of 9 school-shooting victims sue maker, seller of Bushmaster rifle used in Newtown massacre

Legal Ethics

Former federal prosecutor gives up law license after client-theft claim

First Amendment

Judge lifts order barring legal publication from publishing story; info already aired by legal blog

First Amendment

Judge reconsiders order banning legal publication from publishing story

Criminal Justice

Report: Sandy Hook shooter never got needed treatment despite disabilities dating to early childhood

Trials & Litigation

Jury awards $638K to mom who sued over claimed sex abuse of adult daughter; defense argued consent

Health Law

Girl barred from school over Ebola fears is back in class, and lawsuit is settled

Constitutional Law

2nd Circuit reverses jury verdict for police who shot family’s dog to death in its own yard

Health Law

Irrational Ebola fears led officials to ban girl from school, ADA suit alleges

Legal Ethics

Lawyer says he misunderstood wind-up period in lifetime ban on representing women

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer guilty in client money-laundering case; his own words at trial helped convict him, juror says

Constitutional Law

Lawyer arrested over open carry of licensed gun at Batman movie files suit against city and police

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer helped launder drug profits, ex-client testifies

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is accused of violating lifetime ban on representing women; disbarment sought

Legal Ethics

Lawyer’s suspension includes lifetime ban on representing women

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sued by Judge Judy over TV ads says stations urged him to participate

Criminal Justice

Former White House lawyer succeeds in bid to be tried in absentia for alleged attempted murder

Legal Ethics

Arrest warrant issued for Connecticut lawyer after he failed to appear at disciplinary hearing

Tort Law

Legal malpractice plaintiff can’t sue for emotional distress, judge rules

Criminal Justice

Former White House lawyer wins trial delay after linking judge’s statement to Pontius Pilate