February 25, 2010


    1. Nation - National Round Up


    1. Courts - Court Round Up


    1. State - Animal welfare law a compromise Byrnes named Humane State Legislator of the year
    2. SBM works on behalf of clients, attorneys, with disabilities Equal Access Initiative is one of Bar's four Justice Initiatives
    3. State - Lansing Gubernatorial candidates approach starting line
    4. Nation - Alabama States eye ban on public release of 911 calls Most states consider emergency calls public records
    5. Courts - Supreme Court Court: old attorney request no longer valid Request for counsel is good for just 14 days
    6. Courts - Italy Three Google execs convicted of privacy violations Internet company says verdict sets 'dangerous precedent'
    7. State - Detroit Kilpatrick ordered to return to court on Friday Ex-mayor could wind up back in jail for violating his probation
    8. Courts - California Serial slaying case in hands of the jury
    9. Nation - Texas Dallas police officer's family sues Clinton
    10. Nation - New York Judges squabble over lawyer's terror sentence Chief judge wants lower-court judge to toughen sentence
    11. Nation - New York Woman sentenced to prison for gang-rape lie DNA evidence played role in clearing man after four years
    12. Business - Washington, D.C. Bernanke to Congress: Record-low rates still needed Most economists think interest rate is increase still months away
    13. Business - Washington, D.C. New home sales hit record low in January
    14. Business - New York New credit card warnings not as startling online Cardholders have to view PDF copy of statement to see warning
    15. Business - Washington, D.C. Democrats cite health insurer's spending for exorbitant salaries Wellpoint blames increases on growing price tags for hospital care, pharmaceuticals
    16. Cooley and Olivet partner to support job growth in state
    17. Game on
    18. State - Dykema attorney named 'All-Star'
    19. Program is 'jewel' of Straker Bar Association Justice Advocacy Competition slated at law school Saturday
    20. Lansing Lugnuts to begin 15th season in Cooley Law School Stadium
    21. Daily Briefs (Feb. 25)
    22. Ankers named "Leader in the Law"
    23. Wayne Law to host oral argument before Court of Appeals, March 11