Articles tagged: U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Republican-controlled Texas is using the COVID-19 pandemic as the latest strategy in their anti-abortion playbook, and it’s affecting people’s lives.
Alison’s anxiety over her upcoming abortion kept pace with the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus. The Central Texas resident had decided to terminate her pr...Read More
Despite repeat rulings that Texas passed voter ID with racist intent, judge tells opponents from the bench, “You have nothing.”
Before any of the attorneys even uttered a word, Judge Edith Jones already sounded irritated. She called the case before her and the two other Fifth Circuit jud...Read More
A case heard by the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals this week could change the landscape of American bail practices.
On October 1, 2016, police arrested Andrew Goodson for carrying a knife just short of 6 inches long, a Class A misdemeanor in Texas. The next day, guards brough...Read More
Two weeks after hearing oral arguments in an attempt to overturn Texas' ban on same-sex marriage, U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia offered an early sign that ...Read More
As clinics turn women away, volunteer abortion funds are scrambling to help their clients.
In the wake of the Fifth Circuit's ruling on Texas' anti-abortion bill, volunteer abortion fund providers are scrambling to help their clients. ...Read More