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Judge: Trump Administration Must Let Doctors Into Centers Housing Migrant Children

A federal judge has ordered immigration officials to allow doctors and public health professionals into detention facilities housing migrant children to address safety and sanitation concerns. U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee of California’s Central District asked on Friday for an independent monitor to ensure that the government quickly deals with the allegedly filthy conditions in […]

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New York Judge Dies After Heart Attack In Courtroom

An upstate New York judge is dead after suffering a heart attack on the bench. Putnam County Court Judge James Reitz died Friday morning, according to a statement from Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, who said she was “deeply saddened” by the news. Speaking to CNN, Odell said Reitz collapsed in the courtroom right after […]

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Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Law

A U.S. district judge on Friday blocked Mississippi’s restrictive abortion law, setting the stage for more court battles as conservative lawmakers continue to challenge Roe v. Wade.  U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves heard arguments on Tuesday over a request from Mississippi’s only remaining abortion clinic to prevent the law from going into effect on July […]

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Judge Rules Against Trump, Paves Way For Banks To Hand Over His Business Records To Congress

NEW YORK, May 22 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization on Wednesday lost their bid to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from providing financial records to Democratic lawmakers investigating Trump’s businesses. In a decision read from the bench after hearing arguments, U.S. District Judge […]