Stories tagged: "Esther Salas"

AOC, Judge Salas, and Vanessa Guillén: 3 Attacks, No Coincidence

Ignore the role race plays in acts of violence against women, and we miss the chance to call out language that aids and abets turbo-fueled hate aimed at punishing women of color for daring to wield power.

WATCH: Federal Judge Esther Salas Speaks for the First Time Since Her Son’s Murder

The son and husband of an esteemed Latina federal judge were shot last month by a man who later committed suicide. Her son did not survive the shooting.

What We Know About Esther Salas, the Federal Judge Whose Son and Husband Were Shot in NJ Ambush

Federal Judge Esther Salas, the first Latina to serve in New Jersey's federal courts, lost her son tragically in a brutal attack in her home.

UPDATED: Gunman Shoots Son and Husband Of Federal Judge In New Jersey

The suspected gunman involved in the shooting of Judge Esther Salas' son and husband has been found dead, new reports indicate.