By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump cannot delay or stop a defamation lawsuit by a former advice columnist who has accused him of rape, a judge in New York has ruled.The judge, Verna Saunders,... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (RICHMOND, Va.) -- The legal battle over the future of the Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond, Virginia, had two major developments on Monday.Judge W. Reilly Merchant dismissed a case filed by one resident who... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Judge Esther Salas has released a nine-minute videotaped statement about last month’s shooting death of her son and the wounding of her husband, and it's the first time she has spoken publicly since... Read More.
By QUINN OWEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge in New York temporarily blocked the Trump administration from carrying out two rules that bar immigrants from living in the U.S. if officials believe they will use too many public... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, IVAN PEREIRA, and VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Michael Cohen, a former attorney for President Donald Trump, will be released from federal prison and return to home confinement in Manhattan.Cohen, serving a three-year sentence for violating... Read More.
By JAMES HILL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As Ghislaine Maxwell sits in a federal detention center in Brooklyn, New York, facing allegations that she conspired with the late Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse three minor girls, a federal judge in... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As a federal judge, Esther Salas has presided over thousands of cases. Several of them have been high-profile, including the convictions of The Real Housewives of New Jersey stars Teresa and Joe Giudice... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWSA judge has lifted the gag order in the high-profile cases of the four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd.The hearing on Tuesday followed a July 9 order from... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Roy Den Hollander, whom the FBI called the “primary subject” in the shootings at Judge Esther Salas’ home in New Jersey may have been targeting at least one other female... Read More.
By JOSH MARGOLIN, AARON KATERSKY and JACK DATE, ABC News(NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J.) -- The suspect in the fatal shooting of a federal judge's son, who was an attorney that had a previous case in front of the judge, has been... Read More.
By JACK DATE and LUKE BARR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The murder of a New Jersey federal judge’s son has put the spotlight on an alarming trend that officials say continues to rise: threats against federal judges and their families.
By JOSH MARGOLIN and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J.) -- The son of a federal judge in Newark, New Jersey, has been shot and killed, and her husband shot and injured in an attack at the family's home, according... Read More.