Weekly Briefs: Go-between sentenced in law prof’s murder; $4.25B opioid settlement announced

 

Mistrial declared in estate-planning malpractice suit against Nelson Mullins after jurors can’t agree

 

Weekly Briefs: Bannon convicted for contempt of Congress; suit targets Skittles ingredient

 

Federal judge tosses lawyers from case after concluding they failed to diligently represent shareholders

 

Abortion providers argue Arizona fetal personhood law is vague and unconstitutional

 

Waiver agreement bars ex-Chief Justice Roy Moore’s defamation suit against comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, 2nd Circuit says

 

Weekly Briefs: Fish definition includes bees, court says; judge decries ‘fair-weather originalism’

 

Weekly Briefs: Michael Avenatti sentenced in money theft of Stormy Daniels; Reagan shooter released without restrictions

 

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Weekly Briefs: SCOTUS approval rating plummets; Trumps lose deposition appeal

 

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Judge cites challengers’ religious beliefs in blocking transgender health care requirements

 

Weekly Briefs: Judge lifts Trump sanction, for now; $997M settlement offered in condo collapse

 

The Defamation Trial of Johnny Depp: When thespians testify, who can you believe?

 

Texas state prosecutor faces ethics complaint over election suit; AG Paxton says he’s next

 

Panel attorneys who represent children, indigent adults in New York courts flee low pay

 

Former paralegal in federal prosecution office is convicted for outing witnesses

 

Weekly Briefs: Prof gets $400K settlement in pronoun case; panic-attack firing leads to $450K verdict

 

Judge awards nearly $289K as sanction for conduct of BigLaw firm and its former partner

 

Weekly Briefs: BigLaw firm settles ‘mommy track’ suit; ban on scraped court data challenged

 

Federal judge complains prosecutors want more jail time for Jan. 6 breach than for Kavanaugh protester

 

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Weekly Briefs: Summer associates see higher offer rates; judge won’t dissolve NRA

 

Weekly Briefs: Walter Dellinger dies at 80; lawyer’s ‘succubustic’ comment deemed protected speech

 

Weekly Briefs: Biden describes 4 potential SCOTUS nominees; US liable for over $230M in church shooting