3785 ABA Journal Government Law articles.
Detroit is protected from an exonerated youth’s wrongful prosecution suit because of the city’s 2013 bankruptcy, approved in late 2014, a federal judge has ruled.
U.S. District Judge David Lawson…
Dec 6, 2018 1:32 PM CST
Trustees in the Colorado town of Severance quickly warmed up to a 9-year-old boy who took aim at its snowball ban on Monday.
Town trustees agreed to repeal the century-old…
Dec 5, 2018 12:09 PM CST
Public schools could provide a new legal battleground on religion in public venues as more states pass laws authorizing the posting of “In God We Trust” in public schools.
Dec 5, 2018 7:15 AM CST
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Updated: New guidance on prohibited political activity by federal employees warns that workplace talk of impeachment and resistance could be banned by the Hatch Act.
The guidance was issued…
Dec 3, 2018 10:56 AM CST
A federal judge in Mississippi has ruled that a Mississippi county and its sheriff violated the constitutional rights of a woman held in jail for three months without seeing a…
Nov 30, 2018 12:10 PM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday considered a death-row inmate’s claim that he was wrongly convicted in state court because the murder he committed happened on land in East Central…
Nov 28, 2018 9:42 AM CST
Two former officials convicted in a scheme to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge for political punishment will be resentenced after a federal appeals court reversed part of…
Nov 27, 2018 4:46 PM CST
Nov 12, 2018 3:00 PM CST
Before his ouster on Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions approved guidelines that limit the Department of Justice’s use of consent decrees to overhaul police departments and other state and local…
Nov 9, 2018 10:45 AM CSTsent a letter to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Tuesday, opposing the agency’s proposal to unilaterally change a 1997 legal settlement laying out rights for minors in the immigration system.
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Georgia’s official annotated state code is not copyrightable and belongs in the public domain.
Oct 23, 2018 12:46 PM CDT