Brendan DeadyNovember 20, 2018 02:01 PM
How Well Does Massachusetts Protect Voters' Rights?With accusations of voter suppression grabbing national headlines after the midterm elections, WGBH News examines Massachusetts' own laws.
Richard GonzalesNovember 19, 2018 05:00 AM
Trump Administration Faces 2 Legal Challenges For Asylum RestrictionsAs Trump cracks down on asylum-seekers, federal lawsuits argue that the administration is turning its back on legal precedent and international law.
Jason BreslowNovember 17, 2018 06:34 PM
How A 'Court Records Nerd' Discovered The Government May Be Charging Julian AssangeOne minute, Seamus Hughes was reading the book Dragons Love Tacos to his son. The next minute, he stumbled on what could be one of the most closely guarded secrets within the U.S. government.
Jessica Gresko and Michael Balsamo | Associated PressNovember 16, 2018 10:51 AM
CNN's Acosta Back At White House After Judge's RulingA federal judge ordered the Trump administration on Friday to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
Carrie Johnson, Colin DwyerNovember 16, 2018 08:48 AM
Court Filing Suggests Prosecutors May Be Preparing Charges Against Julian AssangeThe document, part of an unrelated case, notes it's important "to keep confidential the fact that Assange has been charged." The Justice Department says the WikiLeaks founder's name was used in error.
Domenico MontanaroNovember 14, 2018 02:47 PM
Trump Versus News Media Lands In CourtA federal judge in Washington appointed by the president hears a case brought by CNN and joined by other outlets about the stripped credentials of a reporter.
Emily SullivanNovember 9, 2018 03:57 AM
Judge Puts Keystone XL Pipeline On Hold Pending Further Environmental StudyJudge Brian Morris wrote the State Department's analysis of the pipeline's potential environmental impact fell short of a "hard look" on several items, including greenhouse gas emissions.
Richard GonzalesNovember 8, 2018 06:49 PM
Federal Appeals Court Deals Trump Another Setback On DACAThe U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is the first appeals court to rule on Trump's effort to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
Associated PressNovember 8, 2018 09:23 AM
Ginsburg, 85, Hospitalized After Fracturing 3 Ribs In FallThe Supreme Court says 85-year-old Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fractured three ribs in a fall in her office at the court and is in the hospital.