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Law enforcement groups say the office of Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) approached them about opposing a bipartisan prison reform bill, Politico reports. Cotton is a critic of broader criminal justice overhaul proposals but has yet to come out against the narrower, prison-focused approach that President...

A passenger has been reported overboard from the Princess Sun cruise ship today, according to 9News in Australia. The passenger is an Australian man in his 80's. In a statement, Princess Cruises stated that the passenger intentionally went overboard. The Princess Sun departed from Fremantle, Australia...

In its conference of May 17, 2018, the court considered petitions involving issues such as whether the Sixth Amendment right to confrontation is violated when the trial court prevents a defendant from cross-examining a government witness regarding the mandatory life sentence he would have faced...

The petition of the day is: Home Depot U.S.A. Inc. v. Jackson 17-1471 Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is counsel to the petitioner in this case. This listing occurs without regard to the likelihood that certiorari will be granted. Issue:...