Zealots on motorcycles are throwing acid at women whose veils are deemed too loose in the ancient city of Isfahan. Are they defying the law, or enforcing it?
Continue reading Acid Attack Horror Grows in Iran
BBC Sport’s football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on author Roddy Doyle
Continue reading Predictions: Lawro v Roy Keane’s ghost-writer
Senate candidate Cory Gardner said the Personhood Amendment he supported in the House wouldn’t outlaw abortion. Moderators didn’t let him get away with it.
Continue reading Republican Tries to Duck Abortion Ban
Not too long ago, any half-bright young Ivy League whelp with a taste for fluorescent lighting and endless drudgery could get an entry-level lawyer job in a big city for a fat salary. Sadly, it’s not quite so easy any more. Read more…
Continue reading It’s Harder For Kiddie Lawyers to Get Rich Now
Tom Perez is considered to be at the top of the list to replace Eric Holder. Before he was made Labor Secretary, he was disqualified from running as his home state’s top lawyer.
Continue reading A.G. Frontrunner Was Thrown Off Ballot
King Lear, strippers, and show horses: Inside the $500 million lawsuit that could bring down Gaston Glock’s gun empire.
Continue reading Glock Family Goes Down, Guns Blazing
A man who attacked three women with a claw hammer in their London hotel room boasted to police about licking blood from his weapon, a court hears.
Continue reading Hammer man ‘licked blood’ off weapon
The Supreme Court heard arguments today in a case about whether or not Amazon employees should be paid while company security people search them after their shifts. Paid?? When being searched by company security is so fun? Read more…
Continue reading Controversial: Should Workers Be Paid For Time They Spend at Work?
A woman who was attacked in a London hotel with a claw hammer had her skull “cracked like an egg”, a court hears.
Continue reading Hammer woman skull ‘cracked like egg’
Uber is facing a lawsuit for discriminating against blind passengers, while many Airbnb rentals don’t comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Continue reading Uber and Airbnb Leave Disabled Behind
BBC Sport’s football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on former Tottenham star Ossie Ardiles.
Continue reading Predictions: Lawro v Ossie Ardiles
A Chinese man is left with serious injures including stab wounds after a suspected hate crime in the Drylaw area of Edinburgh.
Continue reading ‘Hate crime’ attack on Chinese man
The Scottish government will bring in new laws to stop councils pursuing people for historic poll tax debts, the first minister announces.
Continue reading Plan to block poll tax collection
We were already envious of Amal Alamuddin…for her career, not her marriage to George Clooney. But her wedding weekend wardrobe reveals she’s a flawless fashionista as well. Swoon.
Continue reading Screw George—Amal Alamuddin Is the Catch
Agency officials say that they need more taxpayer cash to do their job, but lawmakers from both parties say that’s nonsense.
Continue reading Secret Service: Give Us More Money!
More leaks… and no end in sight. This time, supermodel Cara Delevingne, actresses Anna Kendrick and Jennifer Lawrence (again), and more have been targeted by hackers.
Continue reading ‘The Fappening 3’: More Celeb Nudes Leak
A decorated JAG defense counsel is blowing the whistle on the extreme government lawlessness and absurd evidence he says he’s been fighting at Guantanamo.
Continue reading Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System
Even in 2014, it is still possible to come across facts about the American justice system that stagger even the most cynical of minds. For example: do you know how long people are sitting in jail in Mississippi without being charged with a crime? Read more…
Continue reading Mississippi Jails People For Months With No Charges