Sentencing Speeches Upheld by 9th Circuit
Crime victims must be given a chance to literally have their say in court before sentencing, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled. Read more.
Litigation Ensnares Outside Counsel in Shareholder Suits
In the wake of high-profile corporate meltdowns, attorneys and other professionals who advise public companies are concerned over what they see as their widening exposure. Read more.
No Sentimental Send-Off for
O'Connor - Yet
The Supreme Court can sometimes seem like an unsentimental place, and Monday was one of those times. It was probably Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's final day on the bench after 25 years, yet no one paused to note that fact. Read more.