Tag: Federal Courts (US)

Countering G.O.P. on Courts, Democrats Will Call for ‘Structural Reforms’

WASHINGTON — Alarmed at Republicans’ success at reshaping the federal courts, Democrats plan to use their forthcoming party platform to push for “structural reforms” to the courts to counter what they describe as a concerted Republican campaign to pack the judiciary with “unqualified, partisan judges.” The platform language stops well short of saying what those […]

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Gunman Shoots Husband and Son of a Federal Judge, Esther Salas, in New Jersey

A gunman shot the son of a federal judge at her home in New Jersey on Sunday, according to an official with knowledge of the situation. The Associated Press reported that he had died and that the judge’s husband also had been shot. The judge, Esther Salas, was home at the time of the shooting […]

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Gunman Shoots Husband and Son of Federal Judge in New Jersey

A gunman shot the son of a federal judge at her home in New Jersey on Sunday, according to an official with knowledge of the situation. The Associated Press reported that he had died. The judge, Esther Salas, was home at the time of the shooting at her residence in North Brunswick, N.J., but was […]

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