High court will not hear killer’s intellectual disability claim

High court will not hear killer’s intellectual disability claim; Norton Rose Fulbright formally names Linda Addison new U.S. managing partner; Farmers Branch immigrant fight settlement means 1.4 million in attorney fees (Texas Lawyer); Prosecutors show grisly photos in decapitation trial; ACLU: “Shocking Abuse” of Immigrants at Private Prisons; Guccifer, hacker who exposed Bush family secrets, sentenced to jail; Father of child found dead inside refrigerator says he hadn’t seen her in 2 months; Conroe officer found guilty in death of teen accused of shoplifting from Walmart; Killer’s parole review prompts call for change in law; Firefighters to get 4 percent raise under contract deal; LULAC sues Texas over learning English in schools; Houston Right-to-Life Group Sues Senator Over Radio Ads; Texas Abortion Doctors Settle Suit Over Revoked Privileges & Texan gets 30 years for assaulting game wardens.
For the water cooler: Juror is accused of making Facebook trial comments and lying about it; contempt hearing scheduled; How many BigLaw firms represent same-sex marriage opponents? Zero; 9 Things That May Surprise You About Going In-House; Lawyer says he ended hunger strike outside SCOTUS after collapsing; Delaware to Weigh Who Pays Legal Fees in Corporate Litigation; Dewey Trustee Raises New Allegations Against Former Executives; Waffle House Exec Sues Lawyers Over ‘Extortion’ Demand (Law.com); Good Reason to Kill # 49: Second Incorrect Burger & The black market for dinosaurs.