Tag: courts

Politicians you send to Topeka this November will slice and dice the entire state—into congressional and state legislative districts.  Gerrymandering is when politicians manipulate district boundaries for political gain: maximizing the seats that their side…

Early on, the United States’ experiment using three branches of government to check and balance one another could have taken a ruinous turn. Before leaving the White House in defeat in 1801, John Adams sought…

Ruslan Ivanov loved being a public defender. What he didn?t love was the way his work constantly followed him ? at home, with friends and family, even on vacation. On one trip to Colorado, he…