1007 ABA Journal Administrative Law articles.
The late Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist was Brett Kavanaugh’s “first judicial hero,” the Supreme Court nominee said in a Constitution Day speech last September.
Kavanaugh praised Rehnquist for taking…
Jul 12, 2018 12:33 PM CDT
President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order eliminating the exam and competitive hiring process for administrative law judges.
Jul 11, 2018 10:58 AM CDT
Judge Brett Kavanaugh explained his judicial philosophy when he accepted President Donald Trump’s nomination Monday evening to replace Justice Anthony M. Kennedy to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Jul 10, 2018 9:10 AM CDT
A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has temporarily barred blanket detentions of people seeking asylum based on a credible fear of persecution in their home countries.
Jul 3, 2018 12:55 PM CDT
A lawyer for Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to obtain documents related to the former deputy FBI director's firing in March.
Jun 13, 2018 9:02 AM CDT
The office of the United Nations high commissioner for human rights has called on the United States to immediately stop its practice of separating families at the border, calling it “a serious violation of the rights of the child.”
Jun 5, 2018 3:58 PM CDT
The term “administrative state,” or the more pejorative term “deep state” are trending concepts that conjure up images of conspiracies and government bureaucrats run amok.
May 9, 2018 8:30 AM CDT
The administrative law judiciary, both state and federal, has a greater need to demonstrate its judicial independence than the judicial branch because there have been long-held perceptions by segments of the public, that administrative law adjudicators—who are designated as “ALJs,” “hearing officers,” or “hearing examiners”—are too cozy with the agencies whose cases they hear.
Apr 26, 2018 8:30 AM CDT
A third federal judge has ruled against the phaseout of a program protecting immigrants brought to the country illegally as minors, but he has gone further to protect the program…
Apr 25, 2018 8:54 AM CDT
Past Republican administrations have employed an unspoken litmus test on judicial picks. The judges had to be anti-abortion or they had to have conservative views on social issues.
Mar 28, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
Some state attorneys general reacted quickly after the Trump administration announced late Monday that it was adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra…
Mar 27, 2018 11:37 AM CDT
The Administrative Procedure Act, a little-noticed federal law regarding how government agencies may enact rules, is gaining currency because of its use in lawsuits against the Trump administration, NBC News reports
Mar 5, 2018 3:18 PM CST
State freedom of information laws are intended to allow citizens to keep tabs on their governments. While they expose wrongdoing, mismanagement, reckless spending and even scandal, they also can be abused.
Mar 1, 2018 2:25 AM CST
A law professor and her wife have sued the federal government, alleging that a federally funded child services agency refused to consider placing a child with them because they don’t…
Feb 23, 2018 2:25 PM CST
The U.S. Department of Education will review whether there is a need to change the way “undue hardship” is evaluated in bankruptcy for student borrowers seeking to erase their loans.
Feb 21, 2018 12:47 PM CST
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