UN rights office highlights concern for journalist imprisoned in Montenegro
 Virginia senate votes to ban death penalty for defendants with severe mental illness
 Ethiopia legislature grants refugees new rights
 UN Commissioner for Human Rights condemns use of force against protesters in Sudan
 ACLU sues federal agencies in order to obtain social media surveillance records
 India Supreme Court eases restrictions on Mumbai dance bars
 UK court rejects challenge from mother of Islamic State figher
 Federal judge blocks early voting law in Wisconsin
 Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act signed into law
 Brewery sues over government shutdown
 Russia court upholds restriction of foreign ownership of media
 Report finds thousands more immigrant children separated from parents than previously reported
 DC mayor warns short-term rental restrictions may be unconstitutional
 New Jersey appeals court rules against Pfizer’s arbitration clause
 ICC asked not to release former Ivory Coast president while case is on appeal
 Massachusetts AG brings amended complaint against Purdue Pharma in opioid deaths
 Abortion providers sue Pennsylvania over law preventing public funds from paying for procedure
 Trump signs bill to compensate 800,000 federal employees impacted by government shutdown
 GSA ignored Emoluments Clause in 2017 review of Trump International Hotel lease: report
 Supreme Court hears arguments in Fifth Amendment takings, liquor license cases
 FBI special agent files declaration support finding of Manafort’s false statements
 Federal appeals court upholds jury verdict in Apple patent violation case
 Federal judge denies request to pay workers during government shutdown
 Brazil president eases gun restrictions
 Alabama judge voids state law protecting Confederate monuments