Constitutional Law

Dept of Justice Uses Racist Decision In Support of Trump Travel Ban

The Dept of Justice, headed of course by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, is tasked with defendant President Trump’s executive order that prohibited entry into the United States from several majority-Muslim countries. This coming Monday, the Fourth Circuit will hear argument on the second version of the Trump travel ban, which two lower courts have already […]

Constitutional Law Litigation

Fed Ct.: State Can’t Force Docs to Show Sonograms to Abortion Clients

In a case that will likely head to the Supreme Court, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ( the Federal Appeals Court covering North Carolina) held that  a North Carolina statute that requires physicians to perform an ultrasound, display the sonogram, and describe the fetus to women seeking abortions is unconstitutional as it violates the First Amendment […]