Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence
July 17 2018 9:00 AMDemocracy on the BallotMichigan voters want a chance to end partisan gerrymandering. Republican judges might not let them.
July 16 2018 1:56 PMWhat Jeff Sessions’ Efforts to Deny Asylum to Domestic Violence Victims Look Like on the Ground
July 15 2018 8:57 PMKavanaugh Must Explain His Views on Presidential ImmunityHis written record suggests an unacceptable position.
July 13 2018 5:54 PMThe Biggest Takeaways From Mueller’s Indictment of Russian Intel OfficersHere’s what you need to know.
July 11 2018 6:18 PMTrump’s Pardons of Lawless Fanatics Are Undermining the Department of Justice
July 11 2018 2:47 PMThe Real-Life Consequences of the (Now-Lawful) Travel Ban
July 10 2018 2:57 PMTrump’s Office of Refugee Resettlement Is Budgeting for a Surge in Child SeparationsThe agency is planning to move funds for refugees and HIV/AIDS patients to cover the possible costs.
July 9 2018 9:56 PMHow Brett Kavanaugh Will Gut Roe v. WadeDonald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee has shown us precisely how he’ll do it.
July 9 2018 5:55 AMA Post-Roe Road MapThe Iowa Supreme Court shows how judges can protect abortion rights when the federal judiciary won’t.
July 6 2018 2:01 PMThe Federalist Society MajorityThe organization will soon have a 5–4 stranglehold on the Supreme Court.
July 5 2018 11:35 AMKennedy’s Retirement Also Jeopardizes Public Education for Undocumented ChildrenBorder separation isn’t the only way Republicans are attempting to curtail immigration by punishing kids.
July 3 2018 5:27 PMICE Deportation Form: Trump Is Making Parents Choose Between Losing Their Children and Deportation
July 3 2018 12:40 PMHow to Prevent Future Family Separations: Prosecute Federal Officials
July 2 2018 3:54 PMKneecapping Unions and Weaponizing the First AmendmentDiscussing the big cases of the Supreme Court term.
July 2 2018 2:22 PMTwo-Faced JanusThe Supreme Court’s decision on public sector unions can’t be reconciled with a previous decision on collective speech rights: Citizens United.
July 16 2018 4:19 PMGround Zero in the War on Voting RightsNew Hampshire Republicans passed a bill to suppress the student vote. Democrats have one last chance to defeat it.
July 16 2018 1:45 PMThe Supreme Court Is About to Get a Lot Less Honest About Its Fake Originalism
July 13 2018 7:50 PMBrett Kavanaugh’s Record on the Rule of Law Is Much Worse Than His Defenders Contend
July 13 2018 12:08 PMTrump’s Foreign Policy Carnage Is an Impeachable OffenseIt’s what the Framers would have wanted.
July 11 2018 5:41 PMLiberty for Whom?Brett Kavanaugh has spent his career protecting polluters, scammers, corporations, and gun sellers.
July 10 2018 5:23 PMBrett Kavanaugh Was a MistakeDonald Trump picked the judge who’s most inclined to say the president can’t be indicted. Pro tip: That makes him look guilty.
July 10 2018 1:48 PMA Diabolical New Ploy to Suppress Black Voter TurnoutA new North Carolina measure claims to expand access to voting but is likely to have the opposite effect.
July 9 2018 3:58 PMWon’t StopJudge Genece Brinkley has disregarded the defense and the prosecution in the Meek Mill case, and there’s nothing anyone can do about it.
July 6 2018 4:20 PMHow Trump’s DOJ Is Justifying Reversing Itself on the Legality of Indefinite Family Detention
July 5 2018 2:40 PMNo RespectSusan Collins wants a Supreme Court nominee who would uphold Roe v. Wade. Amy Coney Barrett thinks it’s fair game for reversal.
July 5 2018 11:11 AMDefenseless ChildrenIt’s unconscionable that many kids detained at the border don’t have lawyers at their immigration hearings.
July 3 2018 1:35 PMSusan Collins Could Save Roe v. WadeShe won’t.
July 2 2018 5:31 PMThe Sad Delusion of Anthony Kennedy Conspiracy TheoriesThe justice retired under Trump because he’s happy to leave his legacy in Trump’s hands.
July 2 2018 2:24 PMHow Justice Kennedy’s Successor Will Wreak Havoc on Voting Rights and American Democracy
July 2 2018 1:42 PMThe Brett Kavanaugh ProblemWe need to know exactly what Trump asks his nominee to replace Kennedy about the Russia investigation.

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