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Jul 15, 2014

Conservatives blast Chris Christie ahead of Iowa trip

Judicial Crisis Network runs two online ads protesting Christie's judicial appointments...

Jun 26, 2014

Supreme Court sharply limits presidential power on recess appointments

The Supreme Court on Thursday greatly limited the ability of President Obama and future presidents to use recess appointments to circumvent congressional opposition to their judicial and executive nominees, ruling unanimously that Obama exceeded his ...

Jun 26, 2014

Supreme Court sharply limits presidential power on recess appointments

The Supreme Court on Thursday greatly limited the ability of President Obama and future presidents to use recess appointments to circumvent congressional opposition to their judicial and executive nominees, ruling unanimously that Obama exceeded his ...

Jul 02, 2014

6 nominated to fill judicial vacancy

The Fourth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announced Tuesday that six nominees have been submitted to Gov. Rick Scott for possible appointment to fill the County Court judicial vacancy...

Jul 08, 2014

Queensland chief justice under fire while sworn in behind closed doors

Corruption fighter Tony Fitzgerald says appointment of Tim Carmody will do irreversible damage to judicial independence Continue reading..... #Queensland, Australia #Campbell Newman #Australia

Jul 23, 2014

Latest Obamacare Legal Knot Won't Be Easy To Untangle

By David Ingram NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) - U.S. judges have their work cut out for them untangling a legal knot created on Tuesday when two federal appeals courts released conflicting rulings hours apart going to the heart of the role the federal ... #Washington, D.C. #Barack Obama #Richmond, VA #Virginia #Supreme Court of the United States

Jul 19, 2014

Toronto judge upbraided for errors, still on the job

A complaint about a repeatedly chastised Toronto judge sparked a lengthy investigation into his conduct before the matter was dealt with in secret and the case closed. The name of the judge involved might have been shielded from the public forever ha... #Toronto #Ontario #John Ritchie

Jul 23, 2014

Massachusetts Probation Commissioner Edward Dolan: Reforms have freed probation hiring process from political influence

The final piece of a 2011 law aimed at curbing rampant political patronage at the Massachusetts Probation Department – a written test for job applicants – was finally put in place last month. BOSTON — The final piece of a 2011 law aimed at curbing ra... #Massachusetts #Deval Patrick #Scott Harshbarger #William Burke #U.S. Republican Party #Boston Globe #Probation Department

Jul 15, 2014

Gov. Scott makes appointments to judicial nominating commissions, several from Jacksonville area

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has made 27 appointments to judicial nominating commissions in Florida with several going to First Coast lawyers. Judicial nominating commissions recommend candidates for judgeships to the governor. Under Florida law Scott mus... #Florida #Rick Scott

Jul 16, 2014

Leicester Mercury commented Leicestershire police boss Sir Clive Loader set to appoint new...

Sir Clive Loader is set to appoint a new team of aides in the wake of an acrimonious legal battle with a council.Leicestershire's police and crime commissioner said he was considering taking on policy advisors to work with him "in developing strategi... #Florida #Rick Scott
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