- Where's death penalty in push for criminal justice overhaul? Updated: Nov-26-15 12:50 pm
WASHINGTON - Even as President Barack Obama tries to make a hard case for overhauling sentences, rehabilitating prisoners and confronting racial bias in policing, he has been less clear about the death penalty.
- Justices skeptical of Tyson Foods in class-action case Updated: Nov-10-15 1:37 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court appeared likely Tuesday to sustain a multimillion dollar judgment against Tyson Foods Inc. in a pay dispute with more than 3,000 workers at a pork-processing plant in Iowa.
- High court debates fees on prisoner lawsuits Updated: Nov-04-15 4:48 pm
WASHINGTON - From his cell at the U.S. Penitentiary in Florence, Colorado, Antoine Bruce has had plenty of time to file - or attempt to file - 19 lawsuits and appeals that challenge prison conditions or claim civil rights violations.