U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers released its annual list of Best Law Firms and the following local firms have made the list: Harter Secrest & Emery LLP Barclay Damon LLP Underberg & Kessler LLP Harris Beach PLLCRead More »
WASHINGTON – The American Bar Association had no shortage of criticism in its assessment of the Trump administration’s new judicial nominee. Colleagues found Lawrence VanDyke to be “arrogant, lazy, an ideologue, and lacking in knowledge of the day-to-day practice,” the ...
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WASHINGTON – Democratic investigators have requested testimony from former national security adviser John Bolton in their expanding impeachment probe of President Donald Trump, reaching into the upper echelons of the White House as they prepared to move ahead Thursday with ...
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ACLU sues FBI, DOJ over facial-recognition technology, criticizing ‘unprecedented’ surveillance and secrecy
The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday sued the Justice Department, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the FBI for records detailing their use of facial-recognition software, arguing that the agencies have secretly implemented a nationwide surveillance technology that threatens Americans’ ...Read More »
Incumbent Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley and challenger Shani Curry Mitchell agree that the winner of the race will be spending a lot of energy on new criminal justice reforms set to take effect in January. Starting next year, ...Read More »
NEW YORK — As Exxon faced the prospect of new climate regulations, the energy giant’s leaders sought a full understanding of how they would affect the bottom line, former CEO and ex-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told a court Wednesday ...Read More »
ATLANTA — With about eight hours to spare before a man convicted of killing a convenience store clerk was set to be put to death Wednesday, the state’s highest court stepped in and temporarily halted the scheduled execution. Ray Jefferson ...Read More »