100 Most Influential Lawyers: It's one thing to win cases, close deals and teach torts. It's entirely another to create real change. The National Law Journal has chosen 100 lawyers in the United States who have shaped the legal world through their work in the courtroom, at the negotiating table, in the classroom or on Capitol Hill.
Same-sex marriage: The U.S. Supreme Court will take up two historic cases this week that could reshape the national discussion surrounding same-sex marriage. Marcia Coyle and Tony Mauro preview the fight over California's same-sex marriage ban and the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act.
Parties duel over recusal issue: In weighing California's same-sex marriage ban, Tony Mauro reports that the high court is also being asked to decide whether two federal judges involved in the case should have recused themselves.