Judges Can't Use Unproven Reports to Add Jail Time
The U.S. Supreme Court further restricted federal judges' sentencing
powers Monday, ruling that police reports and other unproven evidence
cannot be used to tack on prison time. Read more.
9th Circuit Reinstates HIV Suit Against Airline
The 9th Circuit Court reinstated a lawsuit Friday filed by three
men who claim they were denied flight attendant jobs because they're
HIV-positive. Read more.
Is Justice Kennedy Of Out The Running For Chief?
Just two years ago, the buzz was that if Chief Justice William Rehnquist
retired, Justice Anthony Kennedy had a good shot at replacing him.
But two of Kennedy's controversial opinions appear to have changed
that. Read more.