2729 ABA Journal International Law articles.
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Feb 13, 2020 4:57 PM CST
Censure recommended for judge’s remarks on racy photos
The New Jersey Supreme Court’s Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct is recommending censure for a judge who commented on a “knucklehead”…
Feb 7, 2020 4:40 PM CST
“We help each other—that’s what we do here is we help each other.” It wasn’t the sentiment I expected to hear from a guard describing his interaction with inmates at the high-security prison outside Stockholm.
Feb 1, 2020 1:25 AM CST
New refugees no longer welcome in Texas, governor says
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced in a letter released Friday that the state will not take new refugees under a federal…
Jan 13, 2020 2:42 PM CST
Pelosi plans to send impeachment articles to Senate next week
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in a letter to House Democrats on Friday that she is preparing to send the…
Jan 10, 2020 4:42 PM CSTsigned in 1976 and modified by later presidents bans anyone working for or on behalf of the United States from engaging in assassination.
Jan 8, 2020 10:50 AM CST
Dec 23, 2019 11:59 AM CST
Bar says lawyer should attend professionalism class after brush with raccoon
A Florida lawyer who posted a video of himself shooing a raccoon off his boat and into open…
Dec 19, 2019 4:50 PM CST
More than 7,100 miles away from the Torrance Courthouse in the Superior Court of California where I am the supervising judge, I found myself in a conference room in Tbilisi,…
Dec 19, 2019 4:02 PM CST
“I have struggled with how to make the tragedy of Matamoros come alive in a way that will do justice to the raw experience I witnessed. Of course, there is no justice in their raw experiences—that is the point,” writes Seattle lawyer Jill B. Scott.
Dec 12, 2019 6:30 AM CST
Five months after his release from detention in a Swedish jail, A$AP Rocky returned to Stockholm to perform Wednesday. It’s a surprise comeback for the rapper, who was jailed for nearly 30 days this summer after his arrest on suspicion of assault. The case made international headlines and trained an unprecedented level of scrutiny on the criminal justice system of a country normally lauded for its progressive ideals.
Dec 11, 2019 9:50 AM CST
Like many post-World War II global institutions in today’s political climate, the International Criminal Court can feel disconnected from the ideals and optimism that created it as the world’s…
Nov 27, 2019 2:55 PM CST
Appeals court tosses conviction because juror sought relationship with witness
A New York appeals court has tossed the attempted murder conviction of Tysheem McGregor because of a juror’s romantic interest…
Nov 22, 2019 4:15 PM CST
Top lawyer for House tells court that grand jury info could help determine whether Trump lied
The top lawyer for the U.S. House of Representatives told a federal appeals court…
Nov 19, 2019 3:32 PM CST
Nov 19, 2019 11:10 AM CST