Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the Hilton Anatole on August 06, 2022 in Dallas, Texas. (Brandon Bell/Getty Images) This article originally appeared on AlterNet. The latest flurry of court rulings striking down former President Donald Trump's claims of executive privilege might...
The Rev. Rob Schenck was a prominent culture warrior in the religious right for many years, before growing disillusioned with the movement and distancing himself from his former far-right allies. His most provocative move, however, came earlier this month. The New York Times reported:. As the Supreme Court investigates the...
TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Wood County Pct 2 Constable Kelly Smith appeared before a federal judge Tuesday. Kelly Smith appeared in court Judge Nicole Mitchell’s court in the Tyler federal courthouse. He was also placed in custody today, but was released on bond; conditions of the bond are sealed. Smith was also required to surrender his passport.
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) — The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the AP report that the former Brunswick Judicial Circuit District Attorney Jackie Johnson has an arraignment date. Set for Dec 29, Senior Superior Court Judge John R. Turner’s order stated that Johnson can enter her plea on two felony charges and he’ll consider pending motions from her attorneys.
Former Seminole County Tax Collector Joel Greenberg will be in federal court on Wednesday for a pre-sentencing hearing. Greenberg is accused of several crimes, including sex trafficking of a child and conspiracy.
The majority declared the challenge of pandemic restrictions on religious gatherings "moot" since most restrictions ended over two years ago. The post Court declares churches’ battle against 2020 pandemic restrictions moot — again appeared first on New Jersey Monitor.
The House Ways and Means Committee now has six years of Donald Trump's federal tax returns, ending a yearslong pursuit by Democrats to dig into one of the former president's most closely guarded personal details.
NEW YORK, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Prosecutors on Wednesday moved to confiscate $5.4 million from a U.S. bank account belonging to Russian businessman Konstantin Malofeyev, who Washington has accused of financing separatists in eastern Ukraine and Crimea and imposed sanctions on him.
The Probation and Pretrial Services office, which works on probation cases for all 94 U.S. district courts, is establishing a mentorship program for "minoritized staff."
A group of 14 Ohio House Republicans are putting forward a bill to create a states rights “Tenth Amendment Center” within the office of the state attorney general. Ohio House Bill 506 creates a Tenth Amendment center to “actively monitor federal executive orders, federal statutes, and federal regulations for potential abuse or overreach, including assertion of power inconsistent with the United States Constitution.”
Yesterday the Supreme Court heard argument in United States v. Texas. This case brings together standing, merits, and remedial issues of unusual complexity. Here are a few points of commentary on the vacatur question, about which there was a range of views on the Court, to put it mildly. One...
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The man accused of attacking Nancy Pelosi's husband in their San Francisco home last month was due in federal court Wednesday. David Depape, who has been charged in a home invasion assault on Paul Pelosi, was expected to appear in a San Francisco court for a status hearing, mainly for the attorneys from both sides to check in with the judge and give pretrial updates.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmentalists on Wednesday accused the U.S. government of not doing enough to ensure the survival of the Rio Grande silvery minnow as drought tightens its grip on one of the longest rivers in the West. In a lawsuit filed in federal court, the group WildEarth Guardians asked a judge to force… Practice promo
Lawyers and pundits have written tens of thousands of words about the Moore v. Harper case at the U.S. Supreme Court. Surprisingly few of those words focus on the actual issue at the heart of the legal dispute. That’s why it’s helpful to revisit key pieces of a legal brief...