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Justice Sotomayor laments perception of judges as political

Justice SotomayorU.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said... she was saddened to see many people have lost confidence in judges and believe they are political. Read more in The Los Angeles Times...

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Florida Courts System launches social media to serve judicial branch mission

Social media iconsNot a decade too soon, Florida’s State Courts System is entering the social media age. Read more in The Florida Bar News...

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Mexico opens deportation centres to fight US deportation

Police making arrestMexico has opened legal aid centres at consulates in 50 US cities, in a move designed to protect its citizens from tougher immigration enforcement. Read more at the BBC...

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Judge, lawyer and historian explore complexities of Atticus Finch

Atticus FinchMore than half of the 75 lawyers and law students who attended a recent discussion on Atticus Finch said the fictional Alabama attorney created by author Harper Lee inspired them to pursue the profession. Read more in The Daily Report...

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The single worst thing Trump’s budget could do for our justice system

Man in suitThere’s a suggestion floating around social media: in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s 84th birthday ... make a donation to legal aid. Read more in Litigation Daily...

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Oklahomans voted to make the state’s criminal justice system less barbaric

Mary FallinIn November, Oklahomans voted overwhelmingly to reform their bogged-down criminal justice system. Read more in Slate...

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The law’s emotion problem

False face...Justice Anthony M. Kennedy acknowledged — perhaps unwittingly — that our legal system relies on a particular theory of the emotions. Read more in The New York Times...

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How do Americans feel about the courts? Let Hollywood be the judge

Film judgeOrder in the court - but maybe not in movie theaters. Read more at NPR...

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Your child’s been sent to jail. And then comes the bill

Woman at windowIn dozens of one-on-one meetings every week, a lawyer retained by the city of Philadelphia summons parents whose children have just been jailed... Read more in The Washington Post...

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Immigration courts: record number of cases, many problems

Immigration Court signEveryone was in place for the hearing in Atlanta immigration court: the Guinean man hoping to stay in the U.S., his attorney, a prosecutor, a translator and the judge. Read more in the Associated Press...

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