Legal News

-Democrats to filibuster SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch

-Minnesota law professor arrested for embezzlement

-Oregon Senate approves raising tobacco age to 21

-University of Cincinnati law dean put on administrative leave 


Legal News

-Minnesota juvenile corrections facility closing after abuse allegations

-Pentagon lifts ban on transgender troops

-SCOTUS overturns Texas abortion law

-Federal judge rules religion is not a valid reason for recusal from issuing marriage licenses

-SCOTUS upholds gun ban for domestic abuse convictions


Legal News

-Officer driving van found not guilty in Freddie Gray case

-Split SCOTUS blocks immigration plan

-SCOTUS upholds UT affirmative action program

-Britain votes to leave the European Union

-Former House Speaker headed to prison


Legal News

I’m going to skip over the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, not because they aren’t important, but because I don’t know a single person who hasn’t heard of this tragedy. With the constant developments and change in international relations, a simple post in “Legal News” could not effectively capture what has been happening.

-Tennessee passes “fetal assault” law

-Supreme Court to hear Texas abortion case in upcoming term

-German court sentences Holocaust denier

-Judge orders embryos of divorced couple be destroyed

-Texas executes man for starting fire that killed three children


Legal news

It’s been a long time since I’ve done Legal News. Damn wedding planning is so time consuming!

-Retrial granted in 2001 murder of Chandra Levy

-SCOTUS rules in favor of a woman denied a job for her headscarf

-Paid externships top ABA Council agenda (THANK GOODNESS!)

-New York grants a law license to undocumented immigrant

-Duggar family considering legal action for release of juvenile records