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WSJ Chicago Bureau Chief overseeing coverage of land and air (ag and aviation). Formerly WSJ's Law Bureau Chief, FT's U.S. Financial Correspondent​

Supreme Court to Weigh Challenge to Obama’s Immigration Plan

Supreme Court to Weigh Challenge to Obama’s Immigration Plan
blogs.wsj.com — The Supreme Court Monday said it would rule on the Obama administration's stalled plan to defer deportation of more than four million illegal immigrants, setting the stage for a blockbuster ruling on presidential powers in June. Read the full story here by WSJ's Jess Bravin.

Plea Deals Offered to Some Dewey Defendants

Plea Deals Offered to Some Dewey Defendants
blogs.wsj.com — A Manhattan prosecutor offered plea deals on Monday to two former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP executives that would end a financial fraud case against them stemming from the law firm's 2012 collapse. The unexpected deals came during a court hearing moments after prosecutors first discussed retrying a slimmed down version of the case, which ended in a mistrial earlier this year.

Dewey Trial Puts Ban on Written Jury Instructions in Sharp Relief

Dewey Trial Puts Ban on Written Jury Instructions in Sharp Relief
blogs.wsj.com — By Sara Randazzo and Jacob Gershman Jurors in criminal trials face the challenge of deciding a person's innocence or guilt by applying complex laws. In trials in New York state court, unlike in most other states, they have to do it without written instructions.

Locke Lord, Edwards Wildman Pair Up

Locke Lord, Edwards Wildman Pair Up
blogs.wsj.com — Partners at Locke Lord LLP and Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP have become the latest to join the law firm merger bandwagon, officially greenlighting a union that will take effect in January.The two firms revealed their proposed merger back in September, saying that a combination would create a firm of approximately 1,000 lawyers working from 23 offices.

Utah Considers Bringing Back the Firing Squad

Utah Considers Bringing Back the Firing Squad
blogs.wsj.com — wsj-video guid="3B0F9912-451A-4065-9DBD-83277053F752"]Utah is considering bringing back the firing squad, the latest state to propose laws to revive older execution methods, in the event that lethal-injection becomes infeasible. Tennessee earlier this year passed a law allowing for use of the electric chair as a backup plan.

Judge Denies Apple Request for Injunction vs Samsung Phones, Tablets

Judge Denies Apple Request for Injunction vs Samsung Phones, Tablets
blogs.wsj.com — A federal judge Wednesday denied a request from Apple Inc. to bar Samsung Electronics Co. from selling smartphones and tablets in the U.S. that infringe on Apple patents.Apple had sought a permanent injunction against certain Samsung products after a judge and jury found in May that the Korean firm had infringed on three of its patents in a high-profile intellectual property dispute.
May 03, 2016

Soda sales in Mexico are up despite tax on sugary drinks on.wsj.com/1rQsqPr

May 02, 2016

Grain traders rejecting new soybeans developed by Monsanto on.wsj.com/1rOhWQQ

Apr 30, 2016

Exclusive: Dole Food under investigation over listeria outbreak linked to salads on.wsj.com/1SDIDOe

Apr 29, 2016

Dole Food under investigation over listeria outbreak linked to salads on.wsj.com/1SDIDOe

Apr 28, 2016

SpaceX wins U.S. military contract to send satellite into orbit on.wsj.com/1UjUqWA

Apr 26, 2016

RT @jonostrower: Boeing 1Q16 earnings are out Wednesday morning. Watch for 787 progress, 737 Max 7X info & aftermarket trends https://t.co…<a title="http://on.wsj.com/1Sqfx8l" href="https://t.co/RNNoa7Rqn4" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on.wsj.com/1Sqfx8l

Apr 26, 2016

Could dried meat bars be the new chocolate bars? Hershey is betting on it. wsj.com/articles/hersh…

Apr 25, 2016

Prince’s little-known life as a Jehovah’s Witness on.wsj.com/1SGrhWk

Apr 22, 2016

Exclusive: Boeing ramps up push into the airplane parts business on.wsj.com/23Nzg9g


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