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  • Diane Humetewa is a member of the Hopi tribe
    First Female Native American Federal Judge Named
    Diane Humetewa, a member of the Hopi tribe, a federally Native American tribe native to the Southwestern United States, and a former U.S. Attorney was confirmed by the U.S. Senate this week as the first female Native American judge in U.S. history...
  • Future judge?
    Samantha Schosberg Feuer announces run for Circuit Court Judge Group 14 seat
    On Monday, April 28, Samantha Schosberg Feuer announced her intentions to run for the Circuit Court Judge Group 14 seat. She had announced in January her intention to run for the Group 30 seat, but the decision ofPalm Beach County Circuit Judge...
  • Rowe-Linn for Circuit Court Judge
    Peggy Rowe-Linn joins the race for Circuit Judge of Palm Beach County, Group 30
    As the battle for the office of Circuit Court Judge of Palm Beach County for Group 30 continues to heat up, another name has been added to the names of Samantha Schossberg Feuer, Jamie Goodman and Maxine Cheesman. Recently, Peggy Rowe-Linn, the...
  • Center for Public Integrity gives Minnesota Government an F
    WHILE VISIONS OF TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY DANCED IN THEIR HEADS (3 of 3)
    This is part 3 of a 3 part series involving recent government actions which appear to represent a move by our government towards more transparency and accountability of our government. In part one we discussed the intent of our Founders for...
  • Vincent Sicari
    The judge cannot be a comedian
    You might recall an article from this past spring, South Hackensack Municipal Court Judge is a comedian, discussing the case of His Honor, Vince A. Sicari, also known as comedian Vince August, and the fact that the New Jersey legal ethics...
  • Kent Hovind
    Kent Hovind: not a tax protester
    Kent Hovind, the famous "Doctor Dino," broke his silence yesterday to reply to many questions about his long-running battle with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). His message: he does not oppose the income tax on principle. But he says...
  • Vince August
    South Hackensack Municipal Court Judge is a comedian
    If you have watched ABC-TV's Primetime: What Would You Do?, you have probably seen comedian Vince August. He has also appeared on The Onion News Network, As the World Turns, and in his own comedy special, Vinsanity. He also warms up audiences...
  • RI Senate Judicary Committee to vote on same-sex marriage legislation
    RI Senate Judicary Committee to vote on same-sex marriage legislation
    Today the Rhode Island Senate's Judiciary Committee is set to vote the issue of same-sex marriage out of committee. The Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on the matter at 3 p.m. this afternoon in room 313 at the Statehouse.The members...
  • Jim Gray
    Libertarian VP nominee Jim Gray reflects on electing judges, Gary Johnson
    Libertarian vice presidential candidate James Gray toured Virginia this week, making stops at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg; at Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea in Salem; and at James Madison University in Harrisonburg.His last Virginia event before...
  • What you think counts!
    The Hawaii State Judiciary wants to know what YOU think!
    Ever wonder where those statistics come from that you see on TV? Where someone is talking about domestic violence (or any other topic) and says something like this (in reference to Rhianna’s attack by her now ex-boyfriend):Oprah Winfrey...
  • The Obama legacy: Two messes we have inherited
    The Obama legacy: Two messes we have inherited
    If you had a nickel for every time Barack Obama uttered the words mess and inherited in the same breath over the past three-plus year, you’d be reading this from the deck of your 70-foot yacht. His solution to cleaning up the “mess...
  • Karlyn Bowman
    Supreme Court countdown: What Americans are thinking
    I learned today that AEI Senior Fellow and public opinion expert Karlyn Bowman and her trusty researcher Andrew Rugg have examined current and historical views of the court and individual justices.The slideshow posted here shows their findings...
  • Raymond Palomino
    $100,000 bail set for South Side teen attacker (VIDEO)
    A Chicago judge has set bond at $100,000 for Raymond Palomino, 17, of the 3500 south block of Hoyne, who is one of the seven teens charged in the Sunday afternoon beating of a South Side Curie High School student that was recorded and has gone...
  • Nick Purpura
    NJ anti-HCR activists cry vindication on search and seizure of medical records
    The two New Jersey men suing against the health care reform bill always said that it violates the Fourth Amendment. And now, they say, the government has proved that for them.The latest proposalKathleeen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human...
  • Chris Christie as United States Attorney
    Chris Christie has a Muslim problem
    Governor Chris Christie has a Muslim problem, one going beyond his nominating Sohail Mohammed as a Superior Court judge.Who is Sohail Mohammed?Sohail Mohammed, age 47, is a criminal attorney. He is also a prominent voice for Muslims in New Jersey,...