How would your life change if you permanently lost your driver’s license? How would you get to work? To the store or the doctor? To see your family? For many people, this is not a hypothetical question. To make it worse, we now know that millions of Americans did not lose their licenses because they […]
As the government shutdown extends over a month with no end in sight, public defenders say their clients are being denied access to justice due to staffing shortages in federal jails and courts. New York assistant federal defender Jennifer Willis told The Appeal that she and her colleagues have been barred from visiting clients in […]
By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter (CNN) — The Supreme Court on Thursday will consider an exception to the Fifth Amendment’s ban on prosecuting an individual twice for the same offense in a case that could also possibly impact President Donald Trump’s pardon power as it applies to the Robert Mueller probe.