Recent Updates

  • What to know about abortion in Arizona under the near-total 1864 ban

    What to know about abortion in Arizona under the near-total 1864 ban

    Court Watch 04/12/2024

    The Arizona Supreme Court gave the go-ahead Tuesday to prepare to enforce a long-dormant law that bans nearly all abortions, drastically altering the legal landscape for terminating pregnancies in a state likely to have a key role in the presidential...

  • Top Europe rights court condemns Switzerland in landmark climate ruling

    Top Europe rights court condemns Switzerland in landmark climate ruling

    International 04/10/2024

    Europe’s highest human rights court ruled Tuesday that countries must better protect their people from the consequences of climate change, siding with a group of older Swiss women against their government in a landmark ruling that could have im...

  • Mexico breaks diplomatic ties with Ecuador after embassy raid

    Mexico breaks diplomatic ties with Ecuador after embassy raid

    International 04/08/2024

    The Mexican president has quickly moved to break off diplomatic ties with Ecuador after police broke into the Mexican Embassy to arrest a former vice president who had sought political asylum there after being indicted on corruption charges.In an ext...

  • Trump campaign expects to raise $43 million at Florida fundraiser

    Trump campaign expects to raise $43 million at Florida fundraiser

    Legal Business 04/06/2024

    Donald Trump’s campaign is expecting to raise more than $40 million on Saturday when major donors gather for his biggest fundraiser yet.The event at the Palm Beach, Florida, home of billionaire investor John Paulson is expected to bring in $43 ...

  • Retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy has memoir coming

    Retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy has memoir coming

    Legal Business 04/04/2024

    Retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy has a two-volume memoir coming out this fall, tracking his life from growing up in California to his 30 years on the court, when he cast key votes on landmark cases ranging from abortion to gay marriag...

  • The Man Charged in an Illinois Attack That Left 4 Dead Is Due Back in Court

    The Man Charged in an Illinois Attack That Left 4 Dead Is Due Back in Court

    Criminal Law 04/02/2024

    A northern Illinois man charged with killing four people and injuring seven others by stabbing, beating and driving over them is expected back in court on Tuesday. A judge in the city of Rockford is expected to consider prosecutors' request that Chri...

  • Texas’ migrant arrest law will remain on hold under new court ruling

    Texas’ migrant arrest law will remain on hold under new court ruling

    Breaking Legal News 03/28/2024

    Texas’ plans to arrest migrants suspected of illegally entering the U.S. will remain on hold under a federal appeals court order that likely prevents enforcement of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s new immigration law until a broader decisio...

  • U.K. Court Delays Decision on Julian Assange's Extradition to U.S.

    U.K. Court Delays Decision on Julian Assange's Extradition to U.S.

    Breaking Legal News 03/24/2024

    A British court ruled Tuesday that Julian Assange can’t be extradited to the United States on espionage charges unless U.S. authorities guarantee he won’t get the death penalty, giving the WikiLeaks founder a partial victory in his long l...

  • Supreme Court: Officials can be sued over social media blocks

    Supreme Court: Officials can be sued over social media blocks

    Court Watch 03/14/2024

    A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Friday that public officials can sometimes be sued for blocking their critics on social media, an issue that first arose for the high court in a case involving then-President Donald Trump. Justice Amy Coney Barrett, wr...

  • Sen. Bob Menendez enters not guilty plea to latest criminal indictment

    Sen. Bob Menendez enters not guilty plea to latest criminal indictment

    Court Watch 03/10/2024

    U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and his wife pleaded not guilty on Monday to new obstruction of justice charges recently added to a broad corruption indictment threatening the Democrat’s re-election chances.“Once again, not guilty your honor,&rdqu...

  • Former president of Honduras convicted in US of aiding drug traffickers

    Former president of Honduras convicted in US of aiding drug traffickers

    International 03/09/2024

    Former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez was convicted Friday in New York of charges that he conspired with drug traffickers and used his military and national police force to enable tons of cocaine to make it unhindered into the United State...

  • Prosecutors Drop Charges During ‘Hotel California’ Lyrics Trial

    Prosecutors Drop Charges During ‘Hotel California’ Lyrics Trial

    Business Law 03/05/2024

    New York prosecutors abruptly dropped their criminal case midtrial Wednesday against three men who had been accused of conspiring to possess a cache of hand-drafted lyrics to “Hotel California” and other Eagles hits.Assistant Manhattan Di...

Business News

New York Adoption Lawyers Rosin Steinhagen Mendel is a law firm dedicated to serving our clients in New York City. >> read
Chicago Work Accident Lawyers at Krol, Bongiorno & Given have been a leader in the field of workers' compensation law. >> read