Report: Michael Flynn Owes Around $5 Million in Legal Fees  New York Magazine

Since December 2017, former National Security adviser Michael Flynn has provided what Robert Mueller has called “substantial assistance” to multiple ...


N.J. won't be getting legal weed soon. Here's what went wrong.  lehighvalleylive.com

State lawmakers couldn't get the votes to pass marijuana legalization Monday. Here's what happened.


Michigan's Legal Marijuana Market Will Be Uncompetitive With Illegal Dealers - Reason.com  Reason

David Tesinsky/ZUMA Press/NewscomWith medical marijuana approved by Michigan voters in 2008 and recreational use winning the nod at the polls this past ...


Legal experts question William Barr’s rationale for exonerating Trump  The Washington Post

A big question hanging over William P. Barr's nomination to be attorney general this year was whether, once he got the job, he would do President Trump's ...


A veteran white-collar defense lawyer explains why Michael Avenatti is in deep legal peril  CNBC

The charges against celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti are "very significant," veteran white-collar defense attorney Thomas Gorman told CNBC on Monday.


Legislative committee nudges Connecticut closer to legal marijuana sales  Hartford Courant

The drive to legalize marijuana in Connecticut notched its first legislative victory Monday, as a key committee advanced a plan that would establish a framework ...


The Legal Implications Of AG Barr's Mueller Report Summary  NPR

Former federal prosecutor Seth Waxman speaks with NPR's Michel Martin about the legal implications of Attorney General Barr's summary of the Mueller Report.


Carman hires crack NH legal team in family fight over murdered millionaire grandfather's estate  The Union Leader

Nathan Carman's new legal team was identified in an order issued last week by 6th Circuit Court Probate Judge David King in Concord.


Trump administration asks court to completely repeal Obama’s Affordable Care Act  The Washington Post

In a significant shift, the Justice Department now says that it backs a full repeal of the Affordable Care Act, the signature Obama-era health law. It divulged its ...


Fortnite, copyright and the legal precedent that could still mean trouble for Epic Games  TechCrunch

A new U.S. Supreme Court decision is pitting entertainers and video game developers against one another in a high-stakes battle royale. The decision in Fourth ...


Charges: Driver was over twice the legal alcohol limit when car hit 2 children in Eagle River  Anchorage Daily News

A 60-year-old Anchorage nurse had more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in her system when she slammed her Subaru into two siblings riding their bikes on ...


Call for Nominations: Washington DC Legal Departments of the Year | National Law Journal  Law.com

The National Law Journal is seeking nominations for our Washington D.C. Legal Departments of the Year Awards. The Legal Departments of the Year contest ...


Bill Barr’s summary of Mueller’s Trump-Russia report: 15 legal experts react  Vox.com

Why Bill Barr's summary of the Mueller report is mostly good news for Trump.


Mayors weigh in on the future of legal weed in their towns  NJTV News

There are more than 60 towns that have banned marijuana sales before the law is even passed. Brick Mayor John Ducey is one of them. “As far as recreational ...


Trump says he's exonerated, but legal perils could continue  MSNBC

The president says he's completely exonerated, but his potential legal perils are far from over. Chris Jansing is joined by NBC News Investigative Reporter Tom ...


Microsoft's Chief Legal Officer Calls for Content Moderation, Collaboration in Tech After New Zealand Mass Shooting | Corporate Counsel  Law.com

Microsoft president and chief legal officer Brad Smith called for stronger tech industry *content* moderation after videos of a mass shooting in New Zealand went ...


‘Courthouse’: Lindsay Mendez & Ruthie Ann Miles Cast In CBS Legal Drama Pilot  Deadline

Tony winners Lindsay Mendez (Carousel) and Ruthie Ann Miles (The King & I) have joined the series regular cast of CBS' legal drama pilot Courthouse.


Barr and Rosenstein likely made correct legal decision on obstruction | TheHill  The Hill

Barr's letter to Congress tracked the Supreme Court's limitations on obstruction of justice prosecutions.


Foundations give to Vt. veterans legal assistance  Valley News

SOUTH ROYALTON — Two family foundations in the Twin States have donated $180000 to support veterans services provided by Vermont Law School's South ...


NJ marijuana legalization: Legal weed vote scheduled for today ... but will it pass?  Asbury Park Press

The push for New Jersey marijuana legalization comes to a head today, with legal weed votes scheduled. But it's still not clear whether it will pass.


Power & Politics: Legal recreational marijuana in NY  News 12 Long Island

Medical marijuana is legal in New York state for patients who are certified by medical practitioners as having serious conditions. Anti-drug advocates are asking ...


City Council candidate Devon Cade drops legal challenges to 30 primary competitors  Philly.com

Devon Cade, the Philadelphia City Council at-large candidate who collapsed in court Friday before a judge could hear the 30 legal challenges he had filed ...


Once and for all, is CBD oil legal in South Dakota?  Kotatv

Federal and state actions confuse consumers when it comes to industrial hemp and CBD oils.


Vermont joins legal action against Trump’s abortion ‘gag rule’  vtdigger.org

At a press conference last July, Attorney General TJ Donovan urged Vermonters to oppose a Title X rule change that he is now challenging in court with officials ...


Flora hopes recreational marijuana becomes legal this year  WGRZ.com

Flora is not frustrated by the pace in Albany on marijuana legislation.


To change our racist legal system, we need to support public defenders  The Washington Post

It was surprising that Abbe Smith defended the right to counsel by appealing to an abstract sense of duty in her March 21 Thursday Opinion essay, “Why lawyers ...


Utah to raise legal smoking age to 21  ABC 4

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – Utah Governor Gary Herbert signed a bill into law Monday that will raise the minimum age to legally use tobacco products.


Estonia is Building a "Robot Judge" to Help Clear Legal Backlog  Futurism

The Estonian Ministry of Justice is officially designing a "robot judge" that could take care of a backlog of small claims court disputes.


Judge to rule Tuesday in second legal challenge to GOP laws curtailing powers of Tony Evers  Madison.com

The second lawsuit contends the laws violate the state constitution's separation of powers between the legislative and executive branches.


WisDOT pursues legal action against Cornerstone Pavers | Local News  Journal Times

CALEDONIA — Cornerstone Pavers, LLC continues to run into issues with projects throughout the county.


Idahoans could vote on whether medical marijuana should become legal  East Idaho News

BOISE — A ballot initiative could put medical marijuana legalization to a vote of the people. A ballot initiative is making its way through Idaho's Secretary of ...


Texas legislature could increase the legal smoking age from 18 to 21  ConchoValleyHomepage.com

The Texas Legislature has officially passed the halfway point of the session. House Bill 749 and Senate Bill 21 are two bills highly talked about. They propose ...


Counties want Ohio to pay legal defense costs for those who cannot afford it  Dayton Daily News

The legal costs for those who can't afford to defend themselves in court should be entirely shouldered by the state government since it has the legal obligation, ...


House dumps bid to make marijuana extracts legal  Arizona Capitol Times

Republican lawmakers rejected a bid Thursday to clarify that edible forms of marijuana made from extracts are legal. On a 29-29 tie the House beat back a ...


Why VCs and Private Equity See Increasing Possibilities in Legal Tech | Legaltech News  Law.com

Investors are seeing opportunities in legal tech as lawyers have little choice but to address ongoing pain points that can only be solved through the application of ...


Watch: Senior citizens seek high on legal marijuana for age-related aches  Tampa Bay Times

Most states now have legal medical marijuana, and 10 of them, including California, allow anyone 21 or older to use pot recreationally. The federal government ...


Legal expert says police were right to arrest man for beating teen who was allegedly molesting boy  News 5 Cleveland

EASTLAKE, Ohio — The social media furor continues to surround the arrest of a 20-year-old man last week for assaulting a 17-year-old male who was allegedly ...


'Meals under wheels': More states make it legal to eat roadkill  NBC News

You found it on the side of the road and now, in more than two dozen states, you can eat it with a side of potatoes. At least 27 states have passed legislation ...


Dog dies during ear cleaning at MI animal clinic; owners considering legal action  WFXG

While the dog's autopsy is still in progress, the animal clinic owner says the German shepherd most likely reacted poorly to the anesthesia he was given.


Legislative committee approves legal marijuana bill  WTNH.com

For the first time ever, a legislative committee has approved a bill to legalize and regulate the recreational use of marijuana in Connecticut.


VERIFY: Are there legal ramifications for pumping your own gas in Oregon?  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — Year after year, Oregon lawmakers consider allowing drivers to pump their own gas, something that has been banned in the state since ...


Cities and states are confused about whether CBD products are legal  Marketplace APM

Regulatory confusion clouds the future of cannabidiol products.


Ford GT becomes first street-legal car to hit 300 mph in standing mile - Autoblog  Autoblog

This Ford GT modified by MK2 Motorsports is the first street legal car to hit 300 mph in the standing mile. It made it all the way to 300.4 mph at the Texas Mile ...


Legal battle against opioid crisis heats up  Seeking Alpha

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter will hold a press conference today to announce a "breaking development" in a multibillion-dollar lawsuit accusing Oxy.


'Luke Cage' veteran Simone Missick to topline CBS legal drama 'Courthouse'  550 KTSA

David Lee/Netflix(LOS ANGELES) — Her popular Netflix series Luke Cage may have been short-lived, but Simone Missick is back with a brand new series.


Missing girl's uncle: Whoever has her in for a 'legal nightmare'  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

TOMS RIVER — The adoptive father of a teenage girl who didn't come home from school on Friday has issued a public ultimatum against whoever may be ...


MoviePass Faces Legal Action After Customers Complain  NBC Bay Area

Frustrated film fans say they paid for a *service* they didn't get, and that the company behind it is ignoring them. MoviePass saw its subscription numbers soar ...


After the Mueller Report: The beginning of more legal trouble for Trump  CBS News

Now that Robert Mueller has turned in the report from his investigation into Russia and the Trump campaign, attention will move from the special counsel to ...


Bad for Business? Firms Diverge Over Entering Legal Tech Market | Legaltech News  Law.com

As the boundaries delineating law firms and legal tech providers begin to blur, a debate is swirling over how much mingling is good for business. Or, as some ...


South Lake Tahoe apartment building remains non-compliant; city could seek legal resolution  Tahoe Daily Tribune

An apartment building with a long history of sub-standard conditions is at risk of being put under the control of an outside party after the building's owner failed, ...


Driver accused of having four times legal blood alcohol level at time of Oakland County crash  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

A driver is accused of having a blood alcohol level four times over the legal limit at the time of a hit-and-run crash in Oakland County, police said.


Judges shouldn’t let legal precision take precedence over fairness  The Washington Post

Regarding the March 20 news article “High court: Government has broad powers when detaining some immigrants”: The recent Supreme Court ruling to allow ...


Kate Middleton Reportedly Considered Legal Action Over False ‘Rural Rival’ Feud Story  ELLE.com

Kate Middleton is said to have seriously considered legal action over a false story The Sun ran about her having a falling out with her "rural rival" and Norfolk ...


SPLC leadership shakeup continues with legal director's resignation  AL.com

The shakeup of senior leadership at the Southern Poverty Law Center continued this week with the resignation of the center's legal director, Rhonda Brownstein.


Warning of legal limbo for 3m EU citizens living in UK after Brexit  The Guardian

EU citizens living in the UK would be stripped of their freedom of movement, housing and social security rights by Home Office legislation introduced to regulate ...


Uber faces fresh legal challenge over driver data  CNBC

Uber drivers in the U.K. are filing a lawsuit against the company over allegations the firm has continuously broken European data protection laws.


Beyond Mueller report, Trump faces flurry of legal perils  Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump still has to contend with state and federal investigators in New York, even though special counsel Robert Mueller ...


Bharara: 'Trump is not out of legal jeopardy'  CNN

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Driving Me Crazy: Is it legal to skateboard in the street?  KGW.com

A skateboarder was spotted weaving through traffic on West Burnside this weekend, so we wanted to know, is this legal? Portland Police say skateboarders are ...


The Debate - After the Mueller report: Plenty of legal and political battles on the road to 2020  FRANCE 24

Well we certainly haven't read the Mueller report.The summary offered up by Donald Trump's new attorney general bringing smiles to faces at the White House ...


Seminar warns of legal-marijuana dangers  New Jersey Herald

SPARTA -- At a glance, the packages look authentic. At second glance, the names are off slightly: Cap'n Chronic; bear-shaped candies; Pot Tarts; Best Buds, ...


3/25/19: Children's Week; First Coast Success; Free Legal Help; Cole Pepper  WJCT NEWS

It's Children's Week in Florida, and activists are descending on the state capitol to educate lawmakers on children's issues.


Legal battle over removed Confederate statue continues  WRAL.com

Although a Confederate monument no longer stands in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the legal war over its fate wages on.


Trump Circle in Legal Peril Despite End of Mueller Probe  Bloomberg

Robert Mueller's job may be done, but President Donald Trump still faces potential legal peril from many sides. Federal prosecutors in New York are ...


People in the News—March 25, 2019—Fitzpatrick Lentz | The Legal Intelligencer  Law.com

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba announced that Stephanie A. Koenig joined the firm as an attorney in the real estate land use and development and employment and ...


Mississippi Bans Abortions if Heartbeat Can Be Heard. Expect a Legal Fight.  The New York Times

A dozen Republican-held states around the country are pushing so-called fetal heartbeat bans, as abortion opponents aim to have Roe v. Wade revisited.


Legal battle ends over Singing River Health System pension plan  WLOX

The legal battle over the fate of the failed Singing River Health System pension plan came to an end this week when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear ...


Algonquin Township board moves $50K to pay legal bills  Northwest Herald

Trustees approve fund transfer to increase legal budget to $300K.


Local governments join nationwide legal battle against opioid crisis  WTXL ABC 27

A major lawsuit over the opioid crisis includes cities and counties in north Florida and south Georgia.


LI pols craft bipartisan proposal for immigrants  Newsday

Two Long Island congressmen are crafting a $10 billion bipartisan proposal that would provide a path to legal status for immigrants who otherwise would lose ...


Trooper had no legal grounds to pull over slow-moving driver charged in drug case, Pa. court says  PennLive

In a ruling that is sure to sink a drug case, a state Superior Court panel has found a state trooper lacked legal grounds to pull over a motorist who was driving ...


'Bracket bill' would make sports betting pools legal in NC  WRAL.com

Many North Carolinians like to bet on their brackets during the NCAA Tournament. But that's against state law, even if it's for a good cause. One state lawmaker ...


HP's blockbuster $5.1 billion legal battle against Autonomy's former CEO Mike Lynch kicks off Monday  Business Insider

Hewlett-Packard's explosive $5.1 billion lawsuit against former executives at the software company Autonomy kicks off Monday in London's High Court.


Trump investigations: beyond Mueller, the president faces other legal jeopardy  Vox.com

No matter what special counsel Robert Mueller found, it won't be the end of the president's legal woes — because he, his business, and his family are in ...


More states are making it legal to eat roadkill  New York Daily News

Lawmakers in at least 27 states have passed legislation to make eating roadkill legal. Legislators in several states, including California, are on their way to doing ...


Defense Attorney Says Donald Trump Still Facing Legal Woes, Warns SDNY Investigation 'Ain't A Fishing Expedition'  Newsweek

As the reactions continue to pour in following the delivery of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on accusations that the Trump campaign colluded with ...


Simone Missick To Headline CBS Legal Drama Pilot ‘Courthouse’  Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Former Luke Cage star Simone Missick is set as the lead in CBS' legal drama pilot Courthouse, from Warner Bros. TV. Written by Greg Spottiswood ...


OPINION EXCHANGE | Minnesota's legal system has a Catch-22: Probation that just won't end  Star Tribune

Cheryl Hix was in and out of recovery for years. In 2005, she was airlifted to a trauma center in Minneapolis after taking 180 pills of Klonopin. She still can't ...


City Councilman pushes back against plan to pay ex-police chief’s legal fees  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu City Councilman Ron Menor is flexing his political muscle, saying city taxpayers shouldn't have to pay ex-police chief ...


Government considers legal reforms to resolve high cost of clinical negligence claims  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l1362 (Published 25 March 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l1362. Article · Related *content* · Metrics ...


Can Robert Kraft beat the Florida solicitation charges? Here's what some legal experts say  The Boston Globe

There's hope for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft if he tries to beat the misdemeanor prostitution solicitation charges pending against him in Florida, ...


Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone

Way back when in 2016, the majority of Florida voters (more than 70 percent) said yes to a constitutional amendment that would make medical marijuana legal.


Legal weed in N.J. would allow people caught with 5 pounds of pot to clear their records  NJ.com

Changes to the marijuana legalization bill would allow tens of thousands more people to get their marijuana convictions expunged.


Wiretaps, emails and checks: Parents in college admissions scam face tough legal fight  Los Angeles Times

Legal experts say cutting a deal makes sense for some parents in the college admissions scandal because of the overwhelming evidence that federal ...


Louisiana must fulfill the promise of legal defense for everyone  NOLA.com

The right to effective counsel in Louisiana is threatened by chronic underfunding.


With N.J. legal weed vote around the corner, 60 towns have already banned pot. See the list.  NJ.com

As lawmakers are considering whether to legalize marijuana in New Jersey, dozens of towns have said they don't want anything to do with it.


‘Southern Charm’ Season 6 Delayed Over Thomas Ravenel’s Legal Woes  The Inquisitr News

Ravenel is trying to get a judge to prevent Bravo from talking about the custody case on the show. Fans of Southern Charm have noticed that Bravo has not ...


How a premature ejaculation drug sparked a $150 million legal battle over trade secrets  CNBC

The maker of the premature ejaculation drug Promescent is suing consumer giant Reckitt Benckiser for $150 million, alleging fraud and theft of trade secrets.


Sterilization and isolation: Report details ‘abusive’ process for transgender legal recognition in Japan  The Washington Post

In order to legally change one's gender in Japan, Japanese transgender people need to be at least 20 years old, get a diagnosis for “gender identity disorder,” ...


The bumpy road to legal pot: When will it happen in New York?  newyorkupstate.com

Cuomo pulls plan for recreational marijuana from upcoming budget, but it could still win approval in the legislature this year.


The Enigmatic Russian Paying Maria Butina's Legal Bills  The Atlantic

Alexander Ionov, the founder of the NGO, called the Anti-Globalization Movement, began raising money for the suspected Russian agent through a fundraising ...


Poll: Support rises in all age groups for legal pot  The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, underscoring a national shift as more states embrace cannabis for ...


Marijuana Is Legal in More Places and That’s Bad News for Alcohol Stocks  Barron's

The ongoing wave of cannabis legalization is good for pot companies, but the trend could be a downer for alcohol stocks, warns DataTrek.


Deloitte Seeks More Legal Protection, Money as Abraaj Sale Process Draws Out  Wall Street Journal

Liquidators from Deloitte, overseeing the break up of Abraaj Group's private-equity unit, are asking the Dubai firm's investors for additional legal protection and ...


If legal weed passes in N.J. next week, how soon could you buy pot?  NJ.com

After two legislative committees advanced the marijuana legalization bill on Monday, all that's required is a vote from the full state Legislature.


Two years in, more than $350000 spent in legal fees for Hall County pension lawsuit  Gainesville Times

Before Senior Judge Martha Christian makes her judgments in the estimated $75 million Hall County pension lawsuit, more than $350000 will have been spent ...


Editorial: Equity is still a missing piece in the legal marijuana retail puzzle  The Boston Globe

Massachusetts residents want marijuana. That much is clear from the lines outside the state's new pot stores, and the increasingly loud demands for the state ...


Smokable medical marijuana is legal in Florida, but the wheels of government move slowly  The News-Press

Cannabis providers are waiting for state regulators to allow them to begin sales of smokable medical marijuana.


NETA will open Greater Boston's first legal recreational marijuana shop Saturday -- here's what to expect  MassLive.com

BROOKLINE — When it opens its doors for recreational marijuana sales on Saturday, NETA in Brookline will become the first adult-use marijuana store in ...


Guerrilla marketing on bikes parked around Philly is legal, city says  Billy Penn

If you park your bike in such a way that it interferes with pedestrian traffic, you could be on the hook for a $15 ticket, according to Philadelphia code. Although the ...