Our youth justice system still subjects children and teens to physical, sexual, and emotional abuse on an appallingly regular basis.
Risk-needs assessments are developed common criteria for a judge to use in making determinations about a defendant’s risk level.
Republicans attempt to use the courts to further their anti-Obama political agenda, while simultaneously railing against politicization of the courts.
States may already be pushing for restrictive litigation reforms that have stalled at the federal level.
For the 4.5 million Americans currently insured through the federal Marketplace thanks to the ACA’s tax credits, the case is truly a matter of life and death.
Alberto Nisman, the top Argentinian prosecutor, was murdered on Jan.18.
The Court’s decision in Citizens United deserves praise—not controversy.
One issue that former Attorney General Eric Holder did not adequately address is the national tragedy of child sex trafficking.
The law now allows an innocent person to be falsely accused of heinous crimes in federal lawsuits without any opportunity to respond or disprove the false charges.
The traditionally cloistered institution may start to open up in 2015.