President Biden issued a mass pardon for marijuana possession convictions. A great step, the action nonetheless excludes undocumented immigrants and…
6
Justice Jackson is preparing a path forward. Also: The FBI has crime statistics — sort of. Texas is set to kill a man tonight. And Radley Balko shares…
11
At 10 a.m. Monday, the Supreme Court justices return to the bench. Be warned.
17
1
In which Law Dork heads over to The New York Times for a Monday morning essay about the negative consequences even when election-denying candidates…
13
1
Although Biden's campaign promised to "eliminate the death penalty," his administration told a court in a case last week that AG Merrick Garland "has…
13
Whether it be religious claims, Texas laws, or classified documents kept at Mar-a-Lago long after Trump's presidency ended, Trump's judicial appointees…
16
Ron DeSantis is a problem. The media is already treating him like just another (possible) presidential candidate. We've been here before. It didn't end…
16
The chief justice is now interested in "moving forward." But Roberts earlier explained that the court was ignoring a "fundamental principle" in Dobbs …
18
1
Far-right US District Judge Reed O'Connor ruled that requiring employers with religious objections to include the HIV-prevention drug in their insurance…
20
Trump got what he asked for and more — the appointment of a special master and an order that DOJ put part of its criminal investigation on hold.
11
1
Book-banning, an Alaska Democrat heading to Congress, Trump in disarray, Michigan Republicans' anti-democracy and anti-abortion move, and a Georgia…
10
Trump is fighting the Mar-a-Lago search, while DeSantis is fighting to remove elected Democrats from office.
10
1