Hans A. von Spakovsky is a Senior Legal Fellow at The Heritage Foundation's Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, where he manages the Civil Justice Reform Initiative.

My Articles

May 16, 2017, 12:08 PM EDT
No one should read anything substantive into this.
May 9, 2017, 9:08 AM EDT
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott acted to protect the citizens of Texas on Sunday when he signed into law SB 4, a bill to punish (and deter) local cities and counties like Austin from implementing sanctuary policies.
April 6, 2017, 3:13 PM EDT
This ill-considered action will endanger Californians' safety.
March 29, 2017, 10:27 AM EDT
Hopefully city officials will "rethink" their rash sanctuary policies.
March 20, 2017, 3:54 PM EDT
The situation apparently has not improved.
March 13, 2017, 8:37 AM EDT
Hawaii's lawsuit against Trump's revised EO is unsound.
March 7, 2017, 8:52 AM EST
Trump's revised EO is just as constitutional as the original.
February 17, 2017, 8:52 AM EST
The leakers must be held to account.
February 13, 2017, 10:12 AM EST
This ruling has as little basis in the law as the original decision.
February 7, 2017, 9:17 AM EST
It is not up to a judge to make policy choices.
February 1, 2017, 9:28 AM EST
Yates failed in her duty as the acting attorney general.
January 27, 2017, 11:35 AM EST
Trump's immigration actions are an almost complete reversal of Obama's.
January 5, 2017, 4:13 PM EST
Don't expect to see California racking up legal victories.
November 17, 2016, 9:08 AM EST
For more than a year and a half, Vanita Gupta apparently has been working in violation of federal law.
November 15, 2016, 4:14 PM EST
That is exactly what he promised to do.
November 7, 2016, 8:27 AM EST
This immigration case could end up in the Supreme Court.
October 28, 2016, 9:08 AM EDT
Christian Syrians have been one of the primary targets of the Islamic jihadists.
October 21, 2016, 1:57 PM EDT
ExxonMobil is fighting back against New York’s attorney general.
October 13, 2016, 8:42 AM EDT
The First Amendment is being assaulted on all sides.
October 10, 2016, 8:53 AM EDT
Colorado isn’t the only state dealing with an influx of ineligible voters.