Washington

Judiciary

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

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge axes Fox Rothschild in hacking case because firm represented a claimed victim company

Constitutional Law

Is state supreme court ‘out of control’ for holding legislature in contempt?

Careers

Prosecutor whose bikini photo was reportedly found in inmate’s cell resigns $83K-a-year job

Criminal Justice

Owner of bikini coffee stands pleads guilty to promoting prostitution, money laundering

White-Collar Crime

Ex-lawyer gets 2 years for his role in stealing much of disabled client’s $500K settlement

Bar Exam

Law grads sue over ‘Barmageddon,’ seek refund of software fee and punitive damages

Real Estate & Property Law

Record mudslide that killed 43 exacerbated by rain, logging and lack of monitoring, says report

Real estate and property law

Thrift store donation of 3 human skulls puts spotlight on state law concerning skeletons in closets

Internet Law

FTC sues Amazon, says it let kids make in-app purchases that ran up big bills for parents

Criminal Justice

In first case of its kind, feds use RICO statute to pursue claimed Internet credit-theft ring

Constitutional Law

Civil rights groups sue feds to get lawyers for juveniles in deportation hearings

Criminal Justice

Seattle city attorney is among the first in line at Cannabis City

Criminal Justice

Canines lend a paw to neighborhood watch programs throughout the country

Criminal Justice

ABA and DOJ seek retroactive application of new federal drug-sentencing guidelines

Elder Law

Judge says ‘Top 40’ radio personality Casey Kasem must be fed, hydrated and medicated

Elder Law

Daughter of hospitalized Casey Kasem, rather than his wife, will make medical decisions, judge rules

Criminal Justice

Shots fired into law firm wall; man is arrested

Criminal Justice

Alleged rapist head-butts his lawyer in court

Privacy Law

Federal judge tosses challenge to NSA surveillance, with reluctance