Thomson ReutersJanuary 18, 2013 19:30
* Four new cases accepted for review
* Cases address chemical weapons law, Stanford Ponzi case
By Jonathan Stempel
Jan 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear four new cases, addressing matters as diverse as the reach of a law designed to combat chemical weapons, and whether lawyers could be sued for having once represented convicted swindler Allen Stanford.