If international criminal justice is to remain a viable project during the Trump administration, it will need to adapt and evolve.
As states battle with municipalities over fracking regulations, oil and gas companies are spending big to elect the courts and legislatures that define the scope of local authority.
The Ohio Supreme Court ruled that municipalities cannot regulate fracking waste, but many of the justices who made this decision received large campaign contributions from fracking companies and fossil fuel interests.
Jeff Sessions has a long history of opposing civil rights and LGBT equality. As attorney general, he would have the power to roll them back.
Here are five things that Americans need to know about attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions.
This year’s judicial elections saw nearly $20 million in spending, and organizations funded by secret money played an important role.
Promoting equal, meaningful access to legal representation in the U.S. justice system is critical to ending poverty, combating discrimination, and creating opportunity.
Manipulated election maps undermine the basic tenets of healthy democracy, including fair representation and government accountability. Redistricting procedures should be reformed to ensure a system of representative politics.
Federal courts recently upheld new voting restrictions in Arizona, where long lines during the primaries have already suggested the potential for trouble in November. Here are some things to watch out for.
Redistricting and election maps shape representation even before a single vote is cast.