The shortage of indigent representation is widely recognized. Now it's time to solve the problem
Georgetown law professor Cornelia Pillard is the third D.C. Circuit nominee to get caught up in the politics of the U.S. Senate. Plus more in this week's column
...public policy practice. Robinson returns to the firm after serving at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. He focuses on litigation, government relations and...
...prove them," Coons said. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Inc., voiced those same concerns. She also...
Posner's admirably candid admission should serve as a reminder to judges that self-awareness about their own limitations is part of judging, too
When the The National Law Journal asked prominent practitioners about their reactions to the federal government shutdown on October 1, here’s what they had to say
The new U.S. Supreme Court term boasts a fall line-up that Hollywood would envy, featuring high stakes cases involving abortion, religion, money, politics and power
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The U.S. Department of Justice announced two legal actions that will make Texas the battleground over voter rights enforcementand the spot where Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. makes a stand f
...speech were not new to him, said Hilary Shelton, director of the NAACP's Washington Bureau. In 2009, Holder gave a controversial speech calling...
One of President Barack Obama?s latest judicial nominees will, if confirmed, bring with him more than a passing knowledge of clerking for federal judges, including Supreme Court justices. Plus more d
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