Jackson Walker Attorney Elected President of the Dallas Bar

Attorney Scott M. McElhaney of Jackson Walker LLP has been elected as the president of the Dallas Bar Association for 2014. Sally Crawford of Jones Day was the immediate past president of the Dallas bar. McElhaney is a well-known litigator and focuses on appellate and labor and employment laws. He w...

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Haynes and Boone Most Diverse Law Firm in North Texas

The Dallas Business Journal has released data that shows the law firm of , from North Texas, has the most women and most minority attorneys.

The firm is also the largest overall from North Texas since it employs 228 local attorneys. Of those 228, 82 are female and 42 are racial or ethnic min...

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‘World’s Ugliest Woman’ Overcomes Obstacles

A Texas native, Lizzie Velasquez, suffers from a rare syndrome known as Neonatal Progeroid Synrdome. This synrdome prevents the woman from gaining weight and has caused her to become blind in her right eye. Velasquez is just one of three people in the world who are known to have the syndrome, accord...

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Erwin Chemerinsky, the Most Influential First Amendment Scholar in the United States, Submits Amicus Brief in Support of Harrison Barnes

 

Malibu, CA – Harrison Barnes, the founder and principal of , is currently involved in a case in front of the Supreme Court of Texas,...

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Lawsuit Alleges Woman Gave Birth in Solitary Confinement without Medical Care

 

A federal lawsuit filed this week claims that a woman in Texas alone in jail while spending a night in solitary confinement. She also...

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