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December 31, 2018
Commentary: I filed complaint about Kavanaugh
Two weeks ago, the Judicial Council of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit dismissed 83 judicial misconduct complaints filed against...
December 31, 2018 - 3:16pm
December 21, 2018
Supreme Court denies Trump administration request to immediately enforce new asylum rules
WASHINGTON - A divided Supreme Court on Friday refused to allow the Trump administration to immediately enforce a new policy of denying asylum...
December 21, 2018 - 5:57pm
November 27, 2018
Blasey Ford says some good came out of her 'terrifying' testimony against Kavanaugh
Ford said she is "grateful to have had the opportunity to fulfill my civic duty" and has been touched by the outpouring of support she received....
November 27, 2018 - 12:41pm
November 6, 2018
Supreme Court justices question lethal injection of Missouri man
New Justice Brett Kavanaugh joined the Supreme Court's liberal wing in questioning whether states can use their standard execution methods to...
November 6, 2018 - 12:56pm
October 30, 2018
Republicans turn Kavanaugh into an election-year rallying cry
Republicans installed Brett Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court, then they turned him into an election-year rallying cry. In the sprint to next week's...
October 30, 2018 - 8:33pm
Minnesota women battle for Senate among the politics of #MeToo
ST. PAUL, Minn. — It was Al Franken's seat. Karin Housley keeps bringing that up as she campaigns against Democrat Sen. Tina Smith, who was...
October 30, 2018 - 6:03pm
October 24, 2018
Reader Opinion: Don't vote Democrat
"Therefore if the Son (Jesus) makes you free, you are free indeed!" John 8:36. Wow! What an election! It started with Kavanaugh's hearing (trial), and since then Democrats have lived by the old adage, "If mama ain't happy, ain't nobody happy." And their gangster talk, "... when they...
October 24, 2018 - 7:30am
October 19, 2018
Reader Opinion: Perceptive analysis
I wish to congratulate Mr. John Erickson on his very perceptive legal analysis in his letter printed in the Dispatch on Oct. 10 of the way the Brett Kavanaugh affair was handled by the Senate and the difference it would have made had it taken place in a courtroom. Thank you, Mr. Erickson....
October 19, 2018 - 5:30am
October 10, 2018
FBI director defends 'limited' Kavanaugh background probe
WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray defended his agents' handling of a background investigation into then-Supreme Court nominee Brett...
October 10, 2018 - 1:44pm
Reader Opinion: An alarming confirmation
As a former criminal defense lawyer, I'm deeply alarmed by confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court justice. Courts long ago rejected any requirement that allegations of criminal sexual conduct be corroborated in order to convict beyond a reasonable doubt, the highest standard...
October 10, 2018 - 11:30am
October 9, 2018
At Kavanaugh's Supreme Court debut, protesters outside, business as usual inside
WASHINGTON - A small group of protesters gathered outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday for the debut of Justice Brett Kavanaugh, but inside the...
October 9, 2018 - 5:23pm
Minnesota teacher who suggested someone should ‘kill Kavanaugh’ resigns
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. — The Rosemount educator who suggested on social media that someone should assassinate newly sworn in U.S. Supreme Court Justice...
October 9, 2018 - 3:26pm
Heidi Heitkamp says she was ready to vote for Kavanaugh. Then she watched his body language.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., was ready to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh. Her office had started drafting a statement saying she would support...
October 9, 2018 - 11:16am
October 8, 2018
Trump stokes tensions over confirmation battle as Kavanaugh set to take seat on the bench
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump further politicized an already contentious Supreme Court confirmation battle Monday evening, beginning a...
October 8, 2018 - 8:29pm
'An angry mob': Republicans work to recast Democratic protests as out-of-control anarchy
When thousands of furious, screaming protesters marched toward the Capitol over the weekend as Justice Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed, Republican...
October 8, 2018 - 8:23pm