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You be the judge: You don’t know who they are, you don’t know what they do, but you hire them

Benjamin Conboy, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018

The focus in midterm elections is often on national trends, and congressional and state races. But way down the ballot are elect- ed officials who have a surprising amount of power, but who few voters actually vote for. If you are pulling a ballot in Lincoln Park, for example, there are 59 judges...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shares life experiences with Chicago

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shares life experiences with Chicago

Carina Smith

September 18, 2017

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg appeared at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University to speak at the college’s Second Annual American Dream Reconsidered Conference Monday, Sept. 11. Ginsburg was asked to kick off the conference by talking about her life and the different social justi...

The fifth anniversary of Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision

The fifth anniversary of Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision

Nicholas Oviatt

January 25, 2015

This month marks five years since the Supreme Court’s controversial decision regarding Citizens United. The United States Supreme Court held that the First Amendment prohibited the government from restricting independent political expenditures by a nonprofit corporation. Read More »...

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