LEGAL ISSUES

US President Donald Trump speaks to the press about protests in Charlottesville after his statement on the infrastructure discussion in the lobby at Trump Tower in New York on August 15, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

A Divided Country Is Exactly What Trump Wants

WASHINGTON — Let's be clear about what President Donald Trump was up to Tuesday during his press conference in Trump Tower, and what his longer-range plan is for surviving, if not prospering, in...
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 29: The Justice Department seal is seen on the lectern during a Hate Crimes Subcommittee summit on June 29, 2017 in Washington, DC. The meeting gave stakeholders the opportunity to offer imput to the committee before it makes its recommendations to the attorney general on what the Department of Justice can do to improve reporting, investigation and prosecution of hate crimes. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Justice Official Quits Over White House Conduct 'I Would Not Tolerate Seeing In A Company'

A top Justice Department corporate crime expert has quit, saying it's impossible to hold suspected lawbreakers to standards that President Donald Trump is not meeting himself. Hui Chen, who was the co...
International passengers arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport on Monday, after the U.S. Supreme Court granted parts of the Trump administration's emergency request to put its travel ban into effect later in the week pending further judicial review.

Here's How The Trump Administration Will Implement Its Travel Ban

The revised travel ban took effect at 8 p.m. Eastern time Thursday. Citizens from six countries targeted in the ban will be awarded entry into the U.S. if they can prove they have a "bona fide re...
The Republican-led legislature passed a new bill this month aimed at so-called &ldquo;fetal homicide&rdquo; that <a href="http://www.unionleader.com/State-Senate-Roundup:-Fetal-homicide-bill-passes-Senate" target="_blank">would define a fetus as a person after 20 weeks</a>&nbsp;of pregnancy.

New Hampshire Republicans Accidentally Pass Law Allowing Pregnant Women To Kill People

Lawmakers in New Hampshire scrambled to close a legal loophole on Thursday after passing a piece of legislation that, on paper, may have allowed pregnant women to commit murder without any repercussio...
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an event announcing the Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. June 5, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Trump’s New Thoughts On His Travel Ban Are Making His Lawyers’ Lives Miserable

WASHINGTON ― Government lawyers trying to defend President Donald Trump's travel ban in court might be excused if they decide they are stuck with the world's worst client. With the case now before the...