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In this Feb. 4, 2014 file photo, plaintiff in the Bostic v. Rainey case, Tony London, waves to the crowd as he and his partner, Tim Bostic, right, leave Federal Court after a hearing on Virginia's ban on gay marriage in Norfolk, Va.
7 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany
A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke shop in one of New... A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to ... (more)
Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Mark Brnovich says incumbent AG Tom Horne "has been distracted by his legal problems" and has been under a "cloud of scandal after scandal."
Florida has once again become the latest to rule state-wide bans against same-sex marriage as unconstitutional.
Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Monday in a decision that could overturn similar prohibitions in the Carolinas and West Virginia.
A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ruled Monday that state constitutional and statutory provisions barring gay marriage and denying recognition of such unions performed in other states violate the U.S. Constitution.
A ruling that would allow registered gun owners to carry firearms in public has thrown Washington, D.C. for a loop.
It's no secret to anyone who lives or works in the city that Detroit has the highest tax rates in... Judge Wade McCree testifies at his misconduct hearing.
Courtesy This editorial says immigration laws are a federal matter, not onefor state or local officials to try to deal with.
This week's Deseret News National Edition features a discussion about the propaganda wars surrounding the Hobby Lobby ruling, insight into adolescent depression and a story about an Ethiopian boy who lived in a tree but now has a new life in America This week's ' Deseret News National Edition ' features a discussion about the propaganda wars ... (more)
As a young lawyer and law professor, I was opposed to it. Actually, it was easy to be against it.
Last week, several recovering "judges" of Philadelphia's illustrious Traffic "Court," where ticket-fixing for the connected was not merely a given, but appears to have been a calling, were acquitted of the most serious charges.
"Those who want to take power through the back door will die and the PDP will continue."
Medical personnel at the emergency entrance of a hospital receive suspected Ebola virus patients in Conakry, Guinea, on March 29, 2014.
A 21-year-old St. Louis man convicted of killing a woman has been resentenced to an additional three life sentences and 45 more years.
A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:37 am
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