From Michael Dunn’s acquittal in the murder of Jordan Davis to a pending nominee to the federal bench, now more than ever our courts matter.
A string of federal court decisions from red states have made marriage equality all but a given for the entire country.
The Supreme Court won’t take a look at Arizona’s 20-week abortion ban, but it will consider a bunch of free speech challenges to abortion rights protections.
The year began on a sour note, with an emergency injunction in one of the legal challenges to the contraception mandate in Obamacare.
A unanimous decision by the New Mexico Supreme Court makes the state the 17th in the country to recognize marriage equality.
A new lawsuit claims Catholic-owned hospitals are negligent in treating pregnant people, while the Roberts Court takes up two challenges to the contraception mandate in the health-care reform law.
What’s the link between big money donors like the Koch brothers and the wave of anti-choice restrictions?
Two new reports on state court elections show the damaging role outside money plays in local judicial elections.
It looks like the Roberts Court may take up the Hobby Lobby contraception challenge, while other federal appellate courts refuse to buy the argument that corporations can exercise religious beliefs.
One former attorney general loses his law license for ethics violations when he was in office, while the former mayor of San Diego pleads guilty to charges of sexual harassment.