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immigration

Immigration Judge Reportedly Once Threatened 2-Year-Old Migrant Boy With Attack Dog: “Do You Want Him to Bite You?”

The Trump administration recently promoted him anyway.
Gaby Del Valle
9.11.19
Opioid Crisis

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $572 Million Over Opioid Crisis in Oklahoma

Johnson & Johnson was the first drugmaker to head to trial over the opioid epidemic.
Emma Ockerman
8.26.19
abortion

A Judge Just Saved Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic — for Now

Missouri was hours away from becoming the first state in decades without a functioning facility.
Emma Ockerman
5.31.19
Jussie Smollett

We're Going to Get to Read the Secret Case Against Jussie Smollett Soon

“These are not the actions of a person seeking to maintain his privacy or simply be let alone,” a judge said in the decision to unseal Smollett's case.
Emma Ockerman
5.24.19
LGBTQ

Henry Sias Could be the First Trans Man to Serve as a U.S. Judge

If he wins Tuesday's primary, the Philadelphia lawyer will be seated for ten years.
Diana Tourjée
5.20.19
russia investigation

Flynn Gave Mueller a Juicy Voicemail. And It’ll Be Released in 2 Weeks.

The voicemail is from someone attempting to dissuade Flynn from cooperating with the Russia investigation.
Greg Walters
5.17.19
White Nationalism

That Coast Guard Officer Accused of Plotting a "Race War" Won't Get out of Jail After All

A judge had previously agreed to his conditional release.
Tess Owen
5.13.19
measles

That New York county can’t ban unvaccinated kids from public places, judge rules

A judge in Rockland County, New York, sided with dozens of parents who sued to overturn a ban that kept their unvaccinated kids from public places during a measles outbreak.
Emma Ockerman
4.5.19
R. Kelly

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to all 10 counts of criminal sexual abuse

He spent the weekend in jail because he couldn't make bond.
Rex Santus
2.25.19
immigration

Trump administration can't ask if someone is a citizen on the 2020 Census, federal judge rules

Secretary Ross "violated the public trust," the judge wrote in his ruling.
Rex Santus
1.15.19
obamacare

A judge ruled Obamacare is unconstitutional. Here's what that means for you.

The nation’s health program, also known as Obamacare, isn’t going away anytime soon.
Emma Ockerman
12.17.18
sex crimes

Why the Baylor ex-frat president accused of rape won’t serve any time in jail

He’ll just need counseling while on probation — and to pay a $400 fine.
Carter Sherman
12.14.18
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