Circuit court

Virginia’s highest court ruled Thursday that the city can take down two statues of Confederate generals, including one of Robert E. Lee.
When we talk about the judicial system, the Supreme Court gets all of the attention. But the Trump administration has been quietly pushing through dozens of Circuit Court judges, many of whom are extremely conservative and some that have even been rated as “Unqualified” by the American Bar Association. So who are these judges and what’s so important about circuit courts?
In a 2-1 decision, the court said a U.S. District Judge improperly second-guessed whether the suspect intended to kill FBI Special Agent Kevin Coughlin.
Democrats asked Steven Menashi, a White House legal aide, what he knew about the president's potentially impeachable offenses. He didn't respond.
He has "dedicated the majority of his legal career to rolling back critical civil rights protections," the NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund said.
"If he'll treat a United States senator the way he treated us, I wonder how he would treat the people," said Sen. John Kennedy.
Atheists, humanists and other nontheists can be barred from giving opening invocations before the Pennsylvania House, an appeals court has decided.
Like his administration, Trump's group of confirmed judicial nominees is severely lacking in diversity.
No serious expert thinks the case has merit, but now health care for 20 million people is on the line.
A Department of Justice attorney argued that migrant children staying in government facilities are not entitled to a bed or soap.
Advocates say the decision is devastating and puts parents and children in life-threatening danger
For all the lifetime circuit judges he’s confirming ― and it’s a lot ― he isn’t replacing that many Democratic appointees.
D.C. Circuit Court nominee Neomi Rao wrote articles denouncing "special treatment for minority students" and blaming women for date rape.
A Trump-nominated judge now holds one out every seven seats on the circuit courts.
“If it comes down to me being deported, I would rather leave this world in the country I gave my heart for,” said Miguel Perez, Jr.
Wishing rape on anyone -- even a serial sexual abuser -- is unacceptable.
"As you know, women and men all across the country have been speaking out about their experiences with sexual assault and harassment. And it started in Hollywood but we know that it occurs in many other settings."
At least 15 women have said Judge Alex Kozinski groped them, made inappropriate sexual comments, and/or showed them pornography.
President Trump has been reshaping the federal courts with his record number of judicial confirmations.