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Richards Layton Elects Attorney as Counsel

Richards, Layton & Finger elected Beth Gansen Knight as counsel of the firm, effective July 1.

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Widener Law Names New Associate Dean for Delaware

Widener University School of Law elected professor Stephen Friedman as associate dean for academic affairs in Delaware.

Connolly Gallagher Partner Named Bar Section Secretary

Scott E. Swenson of Connolly Gallagher was selected by the nominating committee of the Delaware State Bar Association's estates and trusts section to serve as the section's secretary for the fiscal year 2014-15.

Superior Court Judge's Behavior Leads to Voided Conviction

By Jeff Mordock |

Delaware Superior Court Judge Diane Clarke Streett's behavior in a felony assault trial was so unusual, the Delaware Supreme Court, in a rare split decision, voided the defendant's convictions and ruled that a retrial would be barred under the double-jeopardy doctrine.