Fair Lending: Bank of America has settled with the Department of Justice, agreeing to pay $335 million over allegations that Countywide Financial discriminated against black and Hispanics in the process. The Blog of Legal Times reports.
WikiLeaks: The preliminary hearing of Bradley Manning is supposed to wrap up Thursday. According to the Associated Press, it could be weeks before he finds out if he's court marshalled or not.
Resign: A Georgia drug court judge has resigned after she was featured in an episode of This American Life in March. The New York Times details the accusations of widespread misconduct against who some have called the toughest drug court judge in the country.
Busted: The RIAA responded to accusations that IP addresses assigned to the association were used to illegally download tv shows, music and software. The association is using the same defense that many accused downloaders used - it wasn't me. The TorrentFreak blog has the scoop.