Under the current terms of his sentence, Michael Thompson, 69, will not be eligible for parole until he's 87.
Despite polls showing a majority of Americans oppose Trump filling the vacant Supreme Court seat before the election, voters are much less inclined to oppose Barrett specifically.
Barrett was seen leaving her home with her family to take a Gulfstream jet to Washington, D.C.
Christopher Scalia said that his father, the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, put an emphasis on his friendship with his colleague Ruth Bader Ginsburg, even though the two differed on so many viewpoints.
"The greatest menace to freedom is an inert people; that public discussion is a political duty; and that this should be a fundamental principle of the American government."—Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her 2012 book, 'My Own Words'
As psychologists who specialize in sexual trauma, we know the Justice Department's intervention is about more than taxpayer-funded protection of the president.
State Rep. Kevin McDugle said the death sentence of Richard Glossip was "perhaps the most unsettling" in Oklahoma due to inconsistent evidence given by a key witness.
Wanda Cooper-Jones has said that she doesn't approve of charitable organizations using her son's name or likeness without her approval.
Trump's 2016 Supreme Court list was crucial to his election. Now, he can make his new list even stronger.
The rapper unveiled 10 policy positions on Friday as he sought to get on the ballot in several states.
The motion alleged that Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman "abdicated his duties as a prosecutor and must be removed from the case."
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev originally received the death penalty for his role in the bombing of the 2013 Boston Marathon which killed three people.
Think more carefully about who the real agent for "change" is at the ballot box this November.
President Trump has turned the Justice Department into a cesspool of cronyism.
DOJ drops charges against Michael Flynn.
On what would have Ahmaud Arbery's 26th birthday, more than 690,000 sign a petition demanding for justice while others attend rallies in Georgia and Florida.
Weinstein's 23-year sentence was the outcome advocates for sexual assault survivors were "hoping for," said Scott Berkowitz, the president of the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network.
It's no coincidence that when human rights are undermined, the people who defend them are often attacked too.
Harry Dunn, 19, was killed when a car suspected to have been driven by Anne Sacoolas collided with his motorbike in the U.K. in August. She then returned to the U.S. claiming diplomatic immunity.
Austin lawyer Jamie Balagia, known as "DWI Dude" thanks to his history of defending people charged with drunken driving, was convicted on federal corruption charges for his plan to scam Colombian drug traffickers out of money.
Harvey Updyke, 71, is set to go on trial for failing to give full restitution to Alabama's Auburn University after confessing to poisoning the campus' iconic oak trees.
Under the Juvenile Justice Reform law, two Tennessee boys who admitted to raping a 15-year-old girl and filming the crime will spend six months in probation.
The Seattle, Washington Office of Professional Accountability (OPA) has cleared a Seattle Police Officer of wrongdoing in the killing of Iosia Faletogo in North Seattle, according to The Stranger.
Christopher W. Cleary is serving jail time for threatening a mass shooting in Utah. Appearing before a parole board, he said that loneliness spurred him to make the threats.
Civil courts are being used to strip people of their meager assets and keep them beholden to those with power and means. This has to change.
Forty-three states suspend or revoke driver's licenses for failure to pay court-imposed debt, which only further inhibits poor Americans' ability to come up with the cash.