People often wait years for a court date, let alone the resolution of their cases.
The U.S. Supreme Court has a long way to go to conform to modern America’s expectations of transparency from government institutions.
The vast majority of Herbalife distributors – 89 percent – will make no money at all.
New legal agreements allow target companies to avoid pleading guilty to criminal charges in exchange for monetary penalties, legal process waivers and internal governance reforms.
Punishment falls directly on the offender, but it has important social functions as well.
Congress can best lead the nation to true criminal justice reform by first addressing the federal corrections system.
Judge Hanen jumped on Obama’s “there will be consequences” remark as smoking-gun evidence that the president has abdicated his duty to enforce the immigration law.
Shockingly, the United States of America accounts for 25 percent of the world’s prison population, despite only having five percent of the world’s population.
The decision leaves open the question of whether the Fourth Amendment prevents the government from engaging in this type of mass search.
The law will always strive for truth, but it can never be guaranteed to arrive at it.