The elimination of the blue slip rule would allow President Donald Trump to radically reshape the judiciary.
The president has a record number of judicial vacancies to fill, and some of his picks come from the fringes of the right wing.
The president is taking his deregulatory agenda to the courts, where his judges will serve much longer than his administration.
A new bill pending in the Senate could make it nearly impossible for injured patients to sue for malpractice.
With voting rights under attack at both the state and national levels, we asked Sarah Audelo of the Alliance for Youth Action and Shaneice Simmons of Rock the Vote to talk about how progressives can fight back to make voting more convenient and accessible.
A new state law will make it harder to hold bosses and landlords—including the bill’s sponsor—accountable for violating civil rights.
Senators should demand diverse nominees for vacant U.S. attorney positions.
Instead of trying to cut legal aid, President Trump should be investing in it.
The president already has 127 seats to fill on the federal courts, and his first nominees are conservative ideologues.
Neil Gorsuch’s refusal to recognize LGBT people as a class during his confirmation hearing could signal a threat to the future of LGBT equality.