Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Older women leaving large law firms, report shows

Anti-male bias, sheriff's choice, China's crackdown round out roundup



Welcome to Monday, the 80th anniversary of the opening of the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin.

Here are some news items to get your week (and month) started.

— The mommy track cannot be blamed for women leaving large law firms, report reveals.

— Did anti-male bias spur this sexual-assault investigation and punishment?

— Will a former Los Angeles sheriff opt for a trial after judge rejects plea-agreement sentence?

— China releases attorney on bail amid government crackdown on legal activism.