Browsing "Press Releases"
The Texas Attorney General petitioned the Texas Supreme Court to halt same-sex marriages and voided the marriage license issued by the Travis County Clerk.
Travis County Probate Judge Guy Herman ruled today that the Texas ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional in a case involving estate inheritance following a the death of a spouse.
â€śTrust. Respect. Access.â€ť was launched to promote policies that restore trust in Texans to make their own reproductive health care decisions, respect for health care professionalsâ€™ judgment, and access to the full range of reproductive health care.
Today, the jury reached a verdict regarding the validity of signatures contesting the City of Houstonâ€™s Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO).
Report Shows Solitary Confinement Endangers Public Safety, Costs Taxpayers At Least $46 Million A Year
The Obama administration confirmed Tuesday that it will continue detaining vulnerable mothers and children in a new, for-profit facility in Dilley, TX.
The American Civil Liberties Union today filed a nationwide class-action lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's policy of locking up asylum-seeking mothers and children to intimidate others from coming to the United States.
We hope the Fifth Circuit will reverse course and listen to doctors, medical experts and major medical associations, who have recognized that laws like HB 2 hurt women, not help them.
Texas state officials recently agreed to extend the Texas law enforcement surge along the southern border through August 2015.
We will continue to fight for those immigrants left unprotected, as well as the residents of our border communities, who continue to face life amidst the tools and language of war.