States

Tort Law

Bank sues attorney and others over $570K wired to Japan in alleged Internet fraud by ‘client’

White-Collar Crime

Two former Utah attorneys general charged in bribery case seek separate trials

Trials & Litigation

Sequestered juror’s Internet surfing at issue in Palm Beach polo mogul’s DUI manslaughter retrial

Judiciary

Pennsylvania justice in lewd email scandal said he ‘was not going down alone,’ second justice says

Business of Law

More lawyers exit Bingham and Dickstein; Switching firms no longer carries stigma, says WSJ

Evidence

‘Comedy’ video of woman using drugs and criticizing probation officer puts her behind bars

Judiciary

Admissions requests in federal judge’s divorce case are like rhetorical questions, his lawyer says

Judiciary

Disbarred lawyer is on state supreme court ballot, along with his ‘Zamboni’ nickname

Law Firms

Man dies after lighting truck on fire and driving it into law firm

Constitutional Law

Federal judges OK same-sex marriage in Arizona and Wyoming; SCOTUS declines Alaska stay

Trials & Litigation

DA: ‘Hit list’ shows inmate sought to kill 9 witnesses, suggesting methods and order of slayings

Criminal Justice

Lawyer gets 6 months for setting up school volunteer in faked drug case

Criminal Justice

Bicyclist who didn’t outfit baby with helmet says cops choked him and forcibly took the boy away

Careers

Top GM lawyer Michael Millikin to retire early next year

Trials & Litigation

Judge clears courtroom after noticing police report said arrestee claimed to have Ebola

Bankruptcy Law

Settlement saves convicted attorney from making lengthy handcuffed trip to testify about law firm

Business of Law

Two litigators leap from Covington to Kirkland

Consumer Law

New York attorney general reviews timeshare practices; Hilton, Wyndham agree to changes

Internet Law

Law requiring sex offenders to reveal Internet aliases does not violate First Amendment, court rules

White-Collar Crime

Disbarred lawyer who stole from his own mother and others gets 44 months in federal prison