Posts byCarter Sherman

To Blunt E-Cigrarette Use by Minors, Attorneys General Demand Stricter Rules

Nearly thirty state attorneys general, including Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, have united to urge the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to intensify regulations on electronic cigarettes to prevent their use among children and young adults. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is one of 29 other state attorneys general who sent a letter to the
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Can Young Immigrants Beat Odds with Help of Committed Lawyers, As Suit Demands?

As Chicago commits to house up to 1,000 unaccompanied children caught crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, the debate surrounding their legal fate has heated up following a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union and other immigration groups against the federal government. The nationwide class-action suit, which was filed July 9, demands that the government
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