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Lawyers Talk About the Cases They Can't Forget

Frédéric Berna once had to defend a man accused of killing his baby, sexually assaulting his daughter and fatally hitting his girlfriend with a flashlight, before raping her corpse.
Sandrine Issartel
10.4.16
Gaming

Phoenix Enduring: How the ‘Law and Order’ of Gaming Has Lasted for 15 Years

Few expected the Ace Attorney series to make inroads worldwide, least of all Capcom. But now its newest instalment has come West, the impressive Spirit of Justice.
Steven T. Wright
9.13.16
News

Why Dzhokhar Tzarnaev Should Not Get the Death Penalty

A jury will have to decide whether the Boston Bomber deserves to die – but if they do, they'll be serving vengeance, not justice.
E.J. Graff
4.21.15
News

Jodi Arias Got Life in Prison Without Parole at the End of Her Long, Bizarre Murder Trial

Five years after the brutal murder of Travis Alexander – and two years after the beginning of one of the most tabloid-friendly trials in recent years – Arias was finally sentenced in an Arizona courtroom.
Allie Conti
4.14.15
Stuff

I Got Raped, Then My Problems Started

Thanks to an aggressive, well-paid defence lawyer, my attacker ended up walking free.
Gina Tron
7.2.13
News

Rich Paul Is Appealing His 81-Year Prison Sentence for Selling Pot

You can help by donating to his legal fund.
Harry Cheadle
5.30.13
News

Kat Stacks Is a Real American Hero, Bitch

The ex-prostitute's story is so American, it should be printed on the flag.
Ray Downs
4.5.13
News

Quango - A History of Courtroom Sketch Art

Portraits of the accused dissected by our resident courtroom art critic, Mr Ruskin Sewell.
Gavin Haynes
2.21.12