ACTION ALERT: The American Bar Association is taking public opinion on Kavanaugh – please reach out if you are a member​!

Thanks to our friend Kelly Dermody for bringing the following information. Although the ABA initially gave its full support to Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination, after the testimony given by Dr. Blasey Ford last Thursday, ABA President Bob Carlson sent a letter to leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee urging the committee to conduct its […]
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We need your help: The legitimacy of Supreme Court is at stake

Today at 1:00 p.m. – Bay Area Rally to Support Dr. Ford #StopKavanaugh https://www.facebook.com/events/294427721155561/ “I think every organization with lawyers or connections to lawyers should reach legal luminaries in the target states* to engage lawyers around this. Not bars or formal associations, just a flood of lawyers — lawyers who know most about what’s at […]
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In new video, “Jack McCoy” implores Rosenstein not to resign

  Sam Waterston implores Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein not to resign in a new video supporting the Nobody is Above the Law (TrumpIsNotAboveTheLaw.org) effort. Waterston played attorney Jack McCoy from 1994-2010 on NBC’s Law & Order television series. “Some might like to see you resign because they don’t like what the Russia investigations are […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 46

Hurricane Florence is exposing North Carolina’s racial and geographic inequalities. The Progressive Pulse A man called police on a Black candidate and her family campaigning in a white neighborhood, suspected them of buying drugs. The Root West Ouachita student jailed after reportedly putting noose on Black classmate. Monroe News Star California barbershop owner apologizes for […]
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National Organizations and Concerned Citizens Urge Rod Rosenstein Not to Resign

Thirty-nine national organizations, including the Equal Justice Society, and concerned citizens sent a letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein today urging him not to resign and to continue his service at the Department of Justice. The letter called on Rosenstein to stay in his position and “continue to protect the Mueller and related investigations […]
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