Justice Gorsuch Shows Pro-Defendant Bent

In his first term on the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch is voting more often in favor of federal criminal defendants than against them. He may prove to be a more “gettable” vote than the man he replaced, Antonin Scalia, says commentator Douglas Berman.

Guatemalan Woman Sues Over Seizure of Son

It appears to be the first lawsuit filed by a parent separated from a child under a zero-tolerance border policy that the Trump administration defends as necessary to deter illegal immigration despite an explosion of criticism. The American Civil Liberties Union has sued challenging the overall policy.