Obama's Push: Today at 10:15 a.m. President Barack Obama will announce three nominees to fill the remaining three vacancies on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. More about the nominees, as well as what the aggressive push could mean for the Senate's judicial confirmation process, can be found at Legal Times.
Manning Trial: Attorney David Coombs gave an opening statement Monday in the trial of Pfc. Bradley Manning, saying the soldier was young and naive but had good intentions when he released sensitive documents, the Associated Press reports.
Biting Apple: The Justice Department gave opening statements Monday in its case against Apple and eBook prices, in part using this presentation. More details from the first day of trial before U.S. District Judge Denise Cote, Forbes reports.
Food Fight: Six legal ethics experts have a weighed in on whether lawyers should be disqualified from a food labeling class action about yogurt, in a flap about expert witnesses, The Recorder reports.
Werewolf Love: The First District Court of Appeal ruled that state prison officials can't stop an inmate from reading an erotic romance novel built around human-werewolf relationships, The Recorder reports.