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  • Judge tells young man he needed a father for discipline

    July 23, 2014

    A young man who participated in a mob attack on a Detroit-area motorist needed a father to “beat the hell” out of him as a kid to discourage him from committing such a crime, a judge said last Thursday.

  • When choosing a lawyer, consumers choose Yelp

    July 23, 2014

    While review site Yelp.com is often used as a tool for scoping out restaurants or hair salons, the site is also attracting consumers with a very specific need: legal representation.

  • Ex-prosecutor asks for pardon in fatal GM crash

    July 23, 2014

    A former Texas prosecutor has asked the state to pardon a woman who pleaded guilty in a 2004 car crash that killed her fiance, saying she now believes the accident was caused by a faulty General Motors ignition switch.

  • ABA involved in Magna Carta exhibition

    July 23, 2014

    The Library of Congress — which opens its on-site exhibition “Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor” in November — is joining the American Bar Association (ABA) in commemorating the 800th anniversary of the charter by collaborating on a facsimil

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