University chief defends naming law school for Scalia

Grim Sleeper, trade secrets, Miranda round out roundup

Welcome to Monday, the 42nd anniversary of the disbarment of former Vice President/Maryland Gov. Spiro T. Agnew by the state Court of Appeals.

Here are some news items to get your week started.

— George Mason University president defends decision to rename law school in memory of Justice Antonin Scalia.

— Los Angeles jury hears closing arguments today in trial of alleged “Grim Sleeper” serial killer.

— An epic $940 million verdict is reached in a trade-secrets case.

— Legal experts were not silent about potential erosion of Miranda rights.