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Anti-Trump Lawyers

Meet The Lawyers Of The Anti-Trump Resistance

The Trump revolution was born out of an explosion of anger at politics as usual, but it may be thwarted by something more banal—the diligent, daily work of attorneys filing briefs, injunctions, suits, and complaints. One thing the lawyers of the anti-Trump resistance have going for them: the president has been sloppy.

February 11, 2017

California’s High Court Gives Judges More Leeway In Sentencing Juveniles

By Maura Dolan, Los Angeles Times SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court decided Monday that teenagers may be sentenced to life without parole for some crimes, but judges also are free to hand down lighter sentences of 25 years to life. Prior to the unanimous ruling, California law had been interpreted as requiring judges […]

May 5, 2014