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A Mexican judge says 2 people can legally use cocaine — but they can’t buy or sell it

A court in Mexico ordered the government to allow plaintiffs to "possess, transport and use cocaine," but not to sell or buy it.

A New Jersey judge apologized after suggesting a woman sell her nude pictures to Playboy during a revenge porn case

Middlesex County Judge Alberto Rivas was presiding over a dispute involving the girlfriend of a married man and the man’s wife.

22 high-paying jobs for people who hate math

Hate math? You don't have to love math to make a good salary.

New Jersey judge resigns after controversial ruling in sexual assault case, saying the teen accused of rape came from a ‘good family’

A judge in New Jersey resigned after receiving backlash for suggesting leniency for a teen accused of rape because he comes from "a good family."

Judge orders US Coast Guardsman accused of plotting domestic terrorism to remain behind bars

Hasson was arrested on drug and weapons charges; the judge ordered him held without bail for 14 days while prosecutors build their case.
U.S. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks to the press after Republican Senator Ted Cruz (not Pictured) held a marathon attack on "Obamacare" at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, September 25, 2013.

Democrats are desperately trying to block a Trump judicial nominee who civil rights leaders say has ‘practiced white supremacy’

The Senate postponed a vote on one of President Donald Trump's most controversial judicial nominees until next week.

A Texas judge set nearly all of his juvenile defendants free after losing his re-election bid

Harris County judge Glenn Delvin reportedly released nearly all of juveniles who told him that they did not plan to kill anyone upon their release.
Mitch McConnell.

The GOP’s Senate triumph means Trump can continue the work on ‘the single most important legacy’ of his presidency

Senate Republicans will be able to confirm dozens of Trump's judicial nominees after Tuesday's midterm election wins, reshaping the US court system.
A child migrant released from Customs and Border Protection in June in McAllen, Texas.

A judge has ordered the Trump administration to stop giving detained migrant children mind-altering drugs. Here’s what they do.

A federal judge found US government officials in violation of child welfare laws for putting detained migrant children on mind-altering drugs without a guardian's consent. The drugs are used to treat mood disorders, but can cause symptoms of those disorders as well, such as anxiety.
A Mexican woman and her child are held up by the border patrol as they try to enter into Brownsville on June 21, 2018 in Brownsville, Texas.

Trump admin to reunite 54 young children with their parents by Tuesday — half of what a judge ordered

The Trump administration will reunite 54 children under the age of 5 by a court-imposed Tuesday deadline. This is around half the number of young children who the government was ordered to reunite with their families by July 10.