"Implicit bias" may not affect only judges, cops, and prosecutors, but also the lawyers defending America's poor.
We talked to New York ethics attorney Nicole Hyland about why she started a blog dissecting the conduct of everyone's favorite fictional defense lawyer.
In an interview with TMZ, Kachinsky said that in hindsight, he wouldn't have let his client talk to the police alone.
"For someone my age, climate change is a reality. It's a reality that's already having an impact on my life."
We asked a lawyer what to do when a big corporation steals your money and then says you can't join a class action suit against them.
A bit of knowledge will make a big difference when facing the ultimate comedown.
Many public defenders in the United States only have minutes to prepare for a case that might result in years in prison for the accused, as well as the loss of benefits, employment, or custody of their children.
From Teklife to a digital arts collective, Anibal Luque has made a career out of helping DIY artists and alternative entrepreneurs navigate the often-complicated legal snags that come with starting a business.
Like a lot of people who are young and broke, I've fantasized about going to law school. But does an advanced degree really offer a path to riches?
Climbing the ladder at a major firm can lead to substance abuse, depression, and suicidal thoughts—or at least, that's where it led me.
Prisoners who help other inmates with legal filings can actually have a major impact.
Serra, who took a (probably LSD-inspired) vow of poverty and has been jailed twice for refusing to pay taxes, has been a go-to lawyer for what he calls "anti-government entities" since the 1960s.
A Monday ruling offers hope of new witness testimony for the man convicted of murder in 2000.
"Our issues involving space are seen through the lens of geopolitics on the Earth. Our problems originate on Earth, not in space."
"For every one lawyer that we lose, that's 240 Indigenous people that will miss out on representation."
As New York state considers releasing sex offenders previously held in civil commitment, forensic psychiatrist Dr. Michael Welner's research on the Depravity Standard asks the public to consider how to judge the worst crimes people can commit.
If you're between 18 to 30 and like a few music-related Facebook pages, you may have seen an ad saying "Busted with possession or supply of drugs at Field Day? Call Sydney's best drug lawyers!"
The two states are accusing Colorado's booming cannabis industry of spilling across their borders and getting their citizens illegally high.
After Lady Gaga revealed that a producer raped her when she was 19, Kesha's attorney alleged on Twitter that Dr. Luke was the rapist in question.
My extended periods in solitary confinement have led me to conclude that the US government has already adopted the DNHR.
Children who fled violence in Central America are being forced to navigate the US immigration system without a lawyer. It usually ends in deportation.
A grand jury indicted Texas governor Rick Perry on two felony charges alleging that he had abused his public office and engaged in the coercion of another public official—a district attorney who was investigating Perry's administration and political backe…
Miami street artist AholSniffsGlue's lawsuit against douchey clothier American Eagle Outfitters for "blatant, unlawful, and pervasive infringement" could be a landmark case for artists' rights. But does he have a case? We asked a lawyer to weigh in.
A VICE investigation has uncovered that the man now entrusted with preventing a grand jury from bringing criminal charges against Perry once worked just as hard to put the governor in jail.