Defending Levi: The New York Times profiles Jennifer McCann, a New York lawyer defending Levi Aron, the man accused of kidnapping and murdering an 8-year-old boy this summer in Brooklyn.
Candidates on the Constitution: The Republican presidential candidates shared their thoughts on the U.S. Constitution at a South Carolina forum on Monday, the Washington Post reports. Reflecting the influence of the Tea Party, most candidates spoke about their desire for a more limited federal government.
Mubarak Trial: The Los Angeles Times reports that the trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak turned violent Monday, with lawyers fighting inside the courtroom and demonstrators for and against Mubarak clashing outside the courthouse.
Judicial Expert: In an unusual move, a California federal judge has appointed a damages expert to testify in Oracle America Inc.'s patent lawsuit against Google Inc. The Recorder has the story.
News Corp. Scandal: Parliamentary hearings continued Tuesday to determine who should be held responsible for the phone hacking scandal that forced News Corp. to close the News of the World tabloid. The Wall Street Journal covered Tuesday's hearing.