The confirmation of Daniel Collins over the objections of his home-state senators, Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris, does a severe disservice to the people of California and millions of other Americans within the Ninth Circuit.
In the latest edition of Yeomans Work, AFJ Senior Justice Fellow Bill Yeomans writes that it’s time for the House Judiciary Committee to “think creatively” when it comes to the narrative around the Mueller report, president Trump, and obstruction of justice.
As the Los Angeles City Council considers a measure to ban so-called behested payments to nonprofits in the city, the Southern California office of Alliance for Justice’s Bolder Advocacy program is warning that such a step would have unintended consequences that could harm some of the city’s neediest communities.
By continuing to pack our courts with ultraconservative judges like Truncale, who offer no indication that they are capable of setting aside their biases to fairly administer justice, Trump and Senate Republicans are undermining the very integrity of our judiciary.
Michael Park is being confirmed to a lifetime judgeship over the objections of both of his home-state senators, Senators Schumer and Gillibrand, who know that Park does not represent the values and principles needed in a federal judge.