Mark Tetzlaff, the Florida Coastal School of Law graduate who recently argued that his student loans should be discharged in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing…Read more
The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that prosecutors can bring charges against a man accused of driving while intoxicated on his own private driveway.
A U.S. Senate subcommittee has recommended $385 million in funding for the Legal Services Corp. in fiscal 2018, the same amount of funds the civil…Read more
A lawyer in Syracuse, New York, is scheduled to appear in court Aug. 4 to enter a plea to allegations that she phoned in a…Read more
After the U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene, Ohio inmate Ronald Phillips was executed Wednesday morning for raping and murdering his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter in…Read more
Transgender people will not be allowed to serve in the military in any capacity, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday morning.
Trump said he…Read more
A federal appeals court has blocked a Washington, D.C., gun law that that restricts concealed carry permits to those who can show a good reason…Read more
President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions in tweets, a news conference and a Wall Street Journal interview.
The politically connected Chicago law firm of O’Keefe Lyons & Hynes claims a suburban law firm is confusing the public by using O’Keefe in its…Read more
The conventional wisdom that state courts are awash in tort lawsuits is wrong.
Tort lawsuits are “down sharply,” raising concerns among some…Read more
The ABA is “deeply concerned” about Ohio’s plans to resume executions, according to a statement by ABA President Linda A. Klein.
Ohio has not implemented…Read more
Remote work is the most popular flex option among lawyers, and it’s offered by all 50 law firms on Working Mother’s list of the 50…Read more
Former ABA President David Brink has passed away at 97.
Brink, who during his 1981-1982 tenure championed Human Rights Trial Observer programs and extending the…Read more
The Association of American Law Schools is moving a 2018 clinical legal education meeting from Austin, Texas, to Chicago because of legislative action on immigration…Read more
A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has refused to block the collection of voter information by President Donald Trump’s voter fraud commission.
U.S. District Judge…Read more
President Donald Trump and his advisers are said to be mulling the possibility of replacing Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
The idea is being discussed…Read more
Progress for women lawyers seeking greater representation in U.S. law firms is incremental at best, according to a “Glass Ceiling Report” by Law360.
Women made…Read more
The American Bar Association on Monday voiced opposition to Senate proposals to cut federal Medicaid funding through the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
The only person believed to be the founding dean of two law schools has died at the age of 75.
F. Leary Davis Jr. died…Read more
What happens when a patient, a doctor and a judge all end up in the same room? Did the patient get a clean bill of…Read more
Dozens of inmates in White County, Tennessee, have taken advantage of a judge’s offer of a 30-day sentence credit if they undergo vasectomies or contraceptive…Read more