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Friday, October 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alabama Chief Justice suspended over gay marriage order »
The chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, Roy S. Moore, was suspended... for the remainder of his term in office for...
Thursday, October 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Americans’ view of Supreme Court rebounds; is eight-member court the reason? »
The Supreme Court holds a unique place in American government. Read more at pewresearch.org…
Friday, October 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCOTUS justices won’t answer questions about their health »
The intense debate over how transparent presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump should be about their healt...
Thursday, October 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Despite being overworked and underfunded, public defenders are beginning to see some light »
Poor criminal defendants rarely get an attorney who has time to adequately defend them. Read more in GOVERNING…
Monday, October 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The human toll of America’s public defender crisis »
“What if I’d had more time?” Across the US, it is the question public defenders often find themselves asking the most. &nb...
Friday, September 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The aloha state may have found a better way to select judges »
Across the country, the selection of state judges has become increasingly politicized.   Read more at The Brennan Cen...
Monday, September 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice Kagan says SCOTUS doesn’t feel any political pressure »
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan says the political pressure surrounding President Barack Obama's stalled high-court...
Monday, September 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ruling frees KY judicial candidates to express their political leanings »
A federal appeals court ruling opens the way for Kentucky judicial candidates to make their political leanings known… Rea...
Thursday, August 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trial by jury, a hallowed American right, is vanishing »
The criminal trial ended more than two and a half years ago, but Judge Jesse M. Furman can still vividly recall the case....
Monday, August 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public approval of SCOTUS at all-time low »
The U.S. Supreme Court's 42% job approval rating is down slightly from September and matches the low point in Gallup’s 16-...
Thursday, August 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCOTUS and the political world are more entangled than either acknowledges »
When a law student several years ago asked Justice Antonin Scalia about the path that would someday lead to a federal judg...
Wednesday, August 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A defender office for Supreme Court advocacy? »
An “independent federal public defender office charged with representing poor defendants before the United States Supreme...
Tuesday, August 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
North Dakota finds a way to narrow ‘justice gap’ »
The North Dakota Supreme Court has approved new rules to allow lawyers to help a person on part of a case, without committ...
Tuesday, August 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A judge’s plea bargain ban for police threats raises eyebrows »
A Texas judge has come under criticism for announcing on Facebook that his court would no longer allow defendants charged...

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