Family Law

U.S. Supreme Court

Pick me! Lawyers tell SCOTUS why their gay-marriage cases are cert-worthy

Judiciary

Justice Kagan performs same-sex wedding, following in the footsteps of Ginsburg and O’Connor

Criminal Justice

Citing Good Samaritan law, police don’t charge woman who broke into hot car to save baby

Careers

Which lawyers won MacArthur ‘genius grants’ in 2014?

Family Law

Gunman kills lawyer, wounds client in shooting at Denmark courthouse

Entertainment & Sports Law

Vikings’ Adrian Peterson says sorry for hurting son, 4, in latest incident to test new NFL policy

Legal Rebels Profile

Wevorce CEO Michelle Crosby is shaking up the adversarial divorce process

Judiciary

Former Texas judge is reprimanded for delayed rulings, mass case dismissal

Family Law

Did couple in their mid-90s have the right to marry? One spouse is legally incapacitated

Criminal Justice

Former Ravens player Ray Rice got no special treatment in criminal case, lawyers say

Internet Law

Litigant is accused of illegally recording custody conference and posting it on Facebook

Entertainment & Sports Law

NFL suspends Ray Rice indefinitely after new video shows Ravens player punching fiancee

Family Law

Statutory rape victim is told to pay child support

Legal Marketing

5-attorney family law firm is lead sponsor for NASCAR driver, hopes he will win race and new clients

International Law

Flight en route to China from D.C. returns at request of feds because parent may have kidnapped son

Criminal Justice

Federal judge takes plea in domestic battery case, will not be convicted if he completes treatment

Civil Rights

With ‘eye-popping speed,’ 7th Circuit strikes 2 states’ same-sex marriage bans 9 days after argument

Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction

Harper Lee, ABA Journal fiction prizes announced

Constitutional Law

Federal judge upholds Louisiana ban on gay marriage, sees rational basis in democratic process

Entertainment & Sports Law

New NFL policy imposes 6-game suspension for domestic or sexual assault, banishment for 2nd offense