Appellate court

An appeals court threw out the rapper's 2007 conviction last month, saying new evidence undermined the credibility of the officer who testified against him.
The ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit could prevent officials from adding a citizenship question on the 2020 census.
The DC Circuit ruled the administration can't block pregnant teenagers who are undocumented from obtaining abortions, in line with Supreme Court precedent.
Every Republican present voted to make Kenneth Lee, 43, a lifetime federal judge.
His lifetime federal judges are almost entirely white, male ideologues. Did someone clone Mike Pence or what?
The former assistant football coach for Penn state was convicted of child sexual abuse in 2012.
Judge Rosemarie Aquilina came under fire earlier this year when she told the former USA Gymnastics doctor that she had signed his “death warrant."
The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to issue an unusually quick ruling on the Pentagon’s policy of restricting military service by transgender people
Maybe the picture of Trump's second Supreme Court nominee is just a coincidence.
The South Carolina senator refused to support appeals court nominee Ryan Bounds, who has a record of racist writings.
The court upheld an injunction stopping the Justice Department from denying public safety grants to sanctuary cities.
Democrats have reversed the partisan imbalance on the federal appeals courts that long favored conservatives, a little-noticed
The two-year legal battle began when Steven II, now 23, and Kathryn Miner, 20, filed a lawsuit against their mother Kimberly
As Forest City Enterprises markets bonds for Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn -- which includes the most expensive basketball arena in the country -- I'm struck by how tenuous the whole thing is.
Under existing law, despite the public perception of powerful judges, it is the state, through its prosecutors, and not its judges, that calls the shots on judgment day.