A number of Supreme Court doctrines make it difficult for citizens to sue police officers and their government employers.
The legal standard governing police force provides inadequate guidance to police officers and the courts.
Scholars, activists, and other criminal justice experts address possible legal responses to excessive police force.
There has been a massive expansion in the analysis and reform of occupational licensing—a trend to be viewed with dismay.
Case presents opportunity for Court to consider deference to agencies’ interpretations of regulations.
Important policy revelations emerged during Sunday night's heated debate.
This closely watched case highlights larger lessons about the limits on executive power.
Recent Supreme Court redistricting decisions clarify two important legal developments—but leave the status of partisan gerrymandering..
Two Supreme Court decisions raise questions about the role of states in emerging electricity markets.
In a 5-3 decision, the Justices declare Texas’s health care regulations on abortion to be unconstitutional.