Demand Justice

Demand Justice is a left-of-center advocacy group created in early 2018 that aims to influence the political leanings of America’s courts by supporting the appointment of liberal judicial nominees and opposing right-of-center nominees. The organization acts primarily through media campaigns against nominated and unconfirmed judicial nominees.

Releases by this organization

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Thursday, July 09, 2020
Demand Justice Statement on Supreme Court Case Regarding Trump's Financial Records
Demand Justice Chief Counsel Christopher Kang released the following statement Monday after the Supreme Court released its decisions in Trump v. Deutsche Bank, Trump v. Mazars, and Trump v. Vance: "In response to rising concerns about the Supreme Court’s legitimacy, John Roberts and a majority of...
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Wednesday, June 24, 2020
As Senate Confirms 200th Trump Judge, Demand justice Calls for Expansion of Circuit and District Courts Under Biden
Following the confirmation of the 200th judge nominated by Donald Trump, Demand Justice announced it is calling for the next Democratic president to dramatically expand the number of circuit and district judgeships and to fill the new judgeships with a diverse set of candidates to undo the damage...
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Monday, January 27, 2020
New Demand Justice Ads Target Chief Justice John Roberts' Failure to Ensure Fair Impeachment Trial
On Monday, Demand Justice announced a paid ad campaign calling out Chief Justice John Roberts’ failure so far to ensure a fair impeachment trial, and urging Americans to call the Supreme Court to demand he do so. Roberts has so far shunned any meaningful role when it comes to presiding over the...
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Friday, December 20, 2019
Demand Justice Statement on Confirmation of More Trump Judges
Demand Justice Chief Counsel Christopher Kang released the following statement Thursday in response to the Senate confirming 13 Trump judicial nominees this week: "While all eyes were understandably on impeachment, Mitch McConnell's conveyor belt churned out a shocking number of judges this week in...
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Thursday, November 14, 2019
Demand Justice Statement on Confirmation of Controversial Judicial Nominee Menashi
On Thursday, Demand Justice Chief Counsel Christopher Kang released the following statement after Senate Republicans confirmed Steven Menashi, a White House attorney who may have been involved in the Ukraine scandal coverup, to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals: “Republicans have abdicated their...
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Thursday, November 14, 2019
Demand Justice Announces Ads Shaming Facebook for Sponsoring Federalist Society Dinner Honoring Brett Kavanaugh
In advance of The Federalist Society’s dinner honoring Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, despite Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Deborah Ramirez accusing him of sexual assault, Demand Justice announced ads shaming Facebook for its “Gold Circle” sponsorship––the highest listed level––of the gala...
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Thursday, November 07, 2019
Demand Justice Statement on Committee Vote to Advance Judicial Nominee Steven Menashi
Demand Justice Chief Counsel Christopher Kang released the following statement Thursday after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted party-line to advance the nomination of Steven Menashi, a White House attorney who may have been involved in the coverup of the call between President Trump and the...
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Tuesday, August 06, 2019
Demand Justice Statement Commends House Democrats for Seeking Hidden Kavanaugh Documents, Urges that They be Released Publicly
On Tuesday, Demand Justice Executive Director Brian Fallon released the following statement in response to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Subcommittee Chairman Hank Johnson (D-GA) requesting hidden documents from the National Archives related to Supreme Court Justice...
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Thursday, April 11, 2019
Progressive Groups, Including Sexual Assault Survivors' Advocates, Urge House Democrats to Investigate Brett Kavanaugh's Sham Confirmation Process
On Thursday, a coalition of sexual assault survivors’ organizations and other progressive groups called on House Democrats to investigate the circumstances surrounding Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court, such as whether the Trump administration interfered with the FBI’s...
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