Relax with our favorite long reads of 2018

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Home Daily News Relax with our favorite long reads of 2018 ABA Journal By Lee Rawles Posted December 27, 2018, 11:33 am CST Throughout the year, the ABA Journal publishes in-depth features on the business of the legal profession, developments in the law, lives that have been impacted by the justice system, and the ways … Continue reading “Relax with our favorite long reads of 2018”

Meet 8 ABA members who inspired us in 2018

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Home Daily News Meet 8 ABA members who inspired us in 2018 Members Who Inspire By Lee Rawles Posted December 27, 2018, 11:08 am CST Illustration by Sara Wadford. The ABA Journal launched the Members Who Inspire column in 2017 to highlight ABA members who are doing important and interesting things in their personal and … Continue reading “Meet 8 ABA members who inspired us in 2018”

Listen to our 10 favorite podcast episodes of 2018

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Home Daily News Listen to our 10 favorite podcast episodes… ABA Journal Podcasts By Lee Rawles Posted December 27, 2018, 10:48 am CST Shutterstock Looking for a new listen? We’ve picked three of our favorite 2018 episodes from each of the ABA Journal’s three podcasts, plus an episode from our special series from 2018, Asked … Continue reading “Listen to our 10 favorite podcast episodes of 2018”

12 of the most fascinating lawyers of 2018

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Home Daily News 12 of the most fascinating lawyers of 2018 10 Questions By Jenny B. Davis Posted December 26, 2018, 4:45 pm CST The ABA Journal’s 10 Questions column is a Q&A in which Jenny B. Davis speaks to legal professionals with unique careers or personal histories. Check out some of our favorite questions … Continue reading “12 of the most fascinating lawyers of 2018”

Are you a true word nerd? Test yourself with these 3 quizzes by Bryan Garner

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Home Daily News Are you a true word nerd? Test yourself with… Bryan Garner on Words Posted December 26, 2018, 2:50 pm CST Photo of Bryan Garner by Winn Fuqua Photography. The “Bryan Garner on Words” column is a perennial favorite of ABA Journal readers. In 2018, Garner wrote three quizzes to test readers’ knowledge … Continue reading “Are you a true word nerd? Test yourself with these 3 quizzes by Bryan Garner”

With four justices dissenting, Supreme Court won’t lift injunction blocking Trump’s new asylum restrictions

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Home Daily News With four justices dissenting, Supreme Court… Immigration Law By Debra Cassens Weiss Posted December 21, 2018, 4:35 pm CST Photo courtesy of nito/Shutterstock.com. The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to allow President Donald Trump to begin implementing a new policy that allows asylum claims only by immigrants entering the country through … Continue reading “With four justices dissenting, Supreme Court won’t lift injunction blocking Trump’s new asylum restrictions”

16 success stories for ABA advocacy during the 115th Congress

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Home Daily News 16 success stories for ABA advocacy during… Report from Governmental Affairs By Rhonda McMillion Posted December 21, 2018, 4:30 pm CST Image from Shutterstock.com. The passage on Friday of criminal justice reform measures like the First Step Act and the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act capped off a year of … Continue reading “16 success stories for ABA advocacy during the 115th Congress”

Top 10 most-read legal news stories of 2018

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Home Daily News Top 10 most-read legal news stories of 2018 2018 in review By Stephen Rynkiewicz Posted December 21, 2018, 2:11 pm CST Shutterstock. Lawyers busy with research, conferences and other high-concentration tasks sometimes need a break. So it’s no surprise that the most-viewed articles on our website tend toward water-cooler topics, or that … Continue reading “Top 10 most-read legal news stories of 2018”

Trump signs bipartisan criminal justice reform bill; ABA applauds ‘First Step’

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Home Daily News Trump signs bipartisan criminal justice reform… Criminal Justice By Debra Cassens Weiss and Jason Tashea Posted December 21, 2018, 1:53 pm CST Shutterstock.com. Updated: President Donald Trump has signed a bipartisan criminal reform bill that lowers some federal sentences and aims to reduce recidivism. Trump signed the bill on Friday, USA Today … Continue reading “Trump signs bipartisan criminal justice reform bill; ABA applauds ‘First Step’”

Justice Ginsburg has surgery to remove cancerous nodules from left lung

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Home Daily News Justice Ginsburg has surgery to remove cancerous… U.S. Supreme Court By Debra Cassens Weiss Posted December 21, 2018, 12:18 pm CST Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. ABA Journal file photo by Sam Kittner. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery on Friday to remove two cancerous nodules from her left lung. … Continue reading “Justice Ginsburg has surgery to remove cancerous nodules from left lung”

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