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Former Chief Judge Richard F. Cebull makes a speech during a naturalization ceremony at the federal courthouse in Billings, Montana, on June 23, 2011.

DOJ: Former Judge's Racist Emails Are Secret

The U.S. Department of Justice does not contest that now-retired Montana federal district judge Richard Cebull sent racist and otherwise inappropriate emails from his courthouse account. But lawyers for the government warn that making those emails public would undermine the entire judicial discipline system.

G. Robert Blakey.  November 23, 2013.

Prominent Law Prof Sanctioned for DC Ethics Violation

Law professor G. Robert Blakey—famous for writing federal anti-racketeering laws and investigating the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy Jr. and Martin Luther King Jr.—was recently sanctioned in Washington for advising a former student to disclose confidential client documents.

NJ Supreme Court Justice Jaynee LaVecchia.

Bar Groups' Messages Mixed on Uniform Bar Exam in NJ

If New Jersey bar exam administrators caused a widespread stir in taking up consideration of a universal version of the test, a recent public hearing on the issue was no indicator of that.

Advertisement promoting high fructose corn syrup, part of a campaign by the Corn Refiners Association  to convince people that high fructose corn syrup isn't dangerous.

Brawl Between Sugar, Corn Syrup Groups Settles

A court fight between the sugar and high-fructose corn syrup industries ended Nov. 20 after both sides announced they had settled their dispute over competing advertising claims.