by Ian Millhiser Posted on July 11, 2014
Obamacare's opponents may think they've found an ally in their never-ending quest to kill the Affordable Care Act, but they are wrong.
by Josh Israel Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
Appeals Court Judge Jerome A. Holmes was recommended for the post by one of the U.S. Senate's most staunchly anti-LGBT members, Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK).
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on June 12, 2014
"It's not because of race," the prosecutor claimed.
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by Nicole Flatow Posted on June 12, 2014
“We are minority judges, so I’m dealing with the way people feel about me every day, whether it’s written or unwritten, stated or unstated."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 9, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Marriage equality is moving on to the United States Courts of Appeal, where it is much more likely to encounter ideological judges with a conservative ax to grind.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
"There is no place in the Montana judiciary for perpetuating the stereotype that women and girls are responsible for sexual crimes committed against them," the Montana Supreme Court held.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 3, 2014
“If I had a rock, I would throw it at you right now. Stop pissing me off. Just sit down. I’ll take care of it. I don’t need your help. Sit down.”
by Ian Millhiser Posted on May 28, 2014
Meet the porno-trolls!
by Ian Millhiser Posted on May 19, 2014 Updated: May 19, 2014
An effort by two Republican senators to stack the federal bench in their state with a GOP-friendly package of judges has already succeeded in sewing discord through House and Senate Democrats.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on May 16, 2014
"I support the right to bear arms under the Second Amendment. I oppose same sex marriages, I oppose homosexual Boy Scout leaders and I support voluntary prayer in schools."