Silver’s reprieve is due to the tendency of some judges to treat white collar criminals with more consideration than the ordinary convict.
President Carter has a split legacy in the Jewish community, but we should remember the difference he made for Israel — and observant American Jews.
An inside look at why transit authorities can deny religious advertising on public transportation.
Sheldon Silver “wanted to seen to be a man of the people while he was using his public position to richly line his own pockets.”
A few weeks after the 90th anniversary of Justice Louis D. Brandeis’ most prophetic dissent, the Court has finally come around to his way of thinking.
The courts are equipped to challenge those who commit hate crimes — and they should use that power.
The Supreme Court’s decision on the Muslim travel ban is both legally and morally mystifying.
A recent case is the latest indication that matters of Halacha remain out of the hands of U.S. courts.
The Supreme Court sided 7-2 with bakers who refused to make a cake for a gay wedding. But did Masterpiece Cakeshop get off on a technicality?
Should poor people have to sit through a sermon to get a hot meal? A new Trump policy might make it so.