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State High Court Sides With Attorney Accused of Legal Malpractice, But Denies Request for $92K in Fees, Costs

The West Virginia Supreme Court upheld a circuit court’s order awarding summary judgment to a...

Florida Judge Faces Criticism Following Special Master Order in Donald Trump Case

U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon is facing sharp criticism following her decision this week to...

$48.5M Awarded: Houston Jury Finds Property Insurance Covers COVID-19 Losses

“Judges in other cases here and in other jurisdictions previously held that a virus could...

No Longer Young, ‘Dreamers’ Uneasily Watch A Legal Challenge

When Juliana Macedo do Nascimento signed up for an Obama-era program to shield immigrants who...

‘You Have to Battle When It Should Be a Walk in the Park’: Ethics Lawyers Say Attorney Discipline Has Gotten Tougher

Lawyers say a crackdown has particularly targeted attorneys who let their administrative responsibilities slip, and...

After winning lawyer boasts, judge tosses out OC verdict and high-profile attorney steps in for opposing side

The case seemed to be over — a jury had made a decision. But then...

OC judge drops conviction against inmate who ordered ‘hit’ on sheriff’s investigator

A retired sheriff’s sergeant, one of the targets of the alleged attempted murder-for-hire, argues through...

In New Gun Law, a Quiet Breakthrough for Victims of Abuse

Nikiesha Thomas was on her way to work one day when she told her sister...

Attorney Agrees to Suspension for Failing to Finalize Estate Matters, Not Communicating With Beneficiary and State Bar

An estate planning attorney in Virginia has agreed to a three-year suspension for allegedly failing...

Jury Award in Kobe Crash Trial Corrected to $30M, Not $31M

The previously announced $31 million combined jury award against Los Angeles County for Vanessa Bryant...

Attorney: Vanessa Bryant to Donate Trial Win to Mamba and Mambacita Foundation

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa Bryant plans to donate proceeds from the $16 million...

Uvalde school board fires police chief after massacre

Uvalde school officials have been under mounting pressure from victims’ families and members of the...