Legal rulings cheered by Republicans when they set back the Obama administration are now causing some grief for the current White House occupant.
Judge Abdus-Salaam, who joined the State Court of Appeals in 2013, was pulled from the river by the police on Wednesday afternoon.
Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, emphasized on Monday the need for judicial independence even as Mr. Trump castigates jurists who have ruled against him.
Will Democrats try to block Judge Neil M. Gorsuch’s confirmation or hold their fire for a later vacancy? Either way, he seems headed for the Supreme Court.
By JENNIFER MEDINA March 16, 2017 LOS ANGELES — California’s top judicial official asked the Trump administration on Thursday to stop immigration agents from “stalking” courthouses in the state to make immigration arrests....
The Supreme Court nominee presents a challenge for moderate Democratic senators, who must negotiate the anger of liberal voters and an instinct for comity among lawmakers.