The defendant, Jeffrey Clark Jr., will be held in jail after a judge found he posed a danger to the community.

Zoe Tillman • One day ago

Hinckley has been out of a hospital and living with his mother in Virginia for more than two years without incident, according to expert reports filed in court.

Zoe Tillman • 2 days ago

The decision is a win for Florida state officials and Republicans, who defended the rules against a challenge from Democrats.

Zoe Tillman • 2 days ago

Kavanaugh wasn’t on the lineup to speak at the Federalist Society’s annual convention, but was recognized at the kick-off dinner.

Zoe Tillman • 2 days ago

A federal judge on Friday ruled that CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s due process rights were likely violated when the White House revoked his press credentials.

Paul McLeod • 2 days ago

A federal judge heard arguments Wednesday on CNN's challenge to the revocation of reporter Jim Acosta's White House hard pass. The judge said he will rule Thursday.

Zoe Tillman • 3 days ago

Neomi Rao, a former law professor and clerk for Justice Clarence Thomas, leads the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.

Zoe Tillman • 5 days ago

The Maryland attorney general's office filed court papers on Tuesday arguing Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general violates the US Constitution and federal law.

Zoe Tillman • 5 days ago

Republicans say local officials have committed “fraud,” while Democrats say the state is planning to undercount young voters and racial minorities.

Dominic Holden • 9 days ago

The proclamation, which will make individuals crossing the US–Mexico border without authorization ineligible to apply for asylum, will be in effect for at least 90 days.

Zoe Tillman • 9 days ago

Insisting on the limits of Mueller's power is at the heart of his defense against the latest legal challenge to his appointment as special counsel, this time from Andrew Miller, a former Roger Stone associate subpoenaed by the grand jury.

Zoe Tillman • 9 days ago

Georgia’s race for governor has been overshadowed with allegations of voter disenfranchisement.

Ryan C. Brooks • 10 days ago

Democrats are already calling for Matthew Whitaker to recuse himself from overseeing the Russia probe.

Zoe Tillman • 10 days ago

Sessions was one of President Trump's earliest supporters during the campaign.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

A judge sided with Republicans trying to get documents from former attorney general Eric Holder. The Trump administration’s efforts to get those rulings tossed out have been unsuccessful.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

A divided Congress will make it tougher for Trump and Republicans to pass legislation. But they only need control of the Senate to keep confirming federal judges to lifetime appointments.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

The plaintiffs have asked a judge to block Kemp, who currently serves as secretary of state, from exercising his duties and have the current governor appoint another official to finish out the election.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

The lawsuit sought emergency court action on behalf of voters who were arrested and jailed after the deadline to ask for an absentee ballot. The judge gave the two individuals who sued ballot access, but declined to do so statewide.

Zoe Tillman • 12 days ago

The judiciary has been updating its rules after a prominent judge was accused of sexual misconduct.

Zoe Tillman • 18 days ago

The referral came after a woman reached out to several journalists, including BuzzFeed News, about the financial offer.

Chris Geidner • 19 days ago