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A federal appeals court today turned down a request for a stay of execution from Robert James Campbell.
ACLU Opposed Sectarian Prayers in Friend-of-the-Court Brief
Admitting privileges of two doctors illegally revoked because they provide abortions. The two physicians are represented by Debevoise & Plimpton LLP.
No response to initial request despite new Tasing incident this week; mounting evidence these weapons pose extreme danger to children
The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Texas, Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Center for Reproductive Rights have filed a petition asking the full the Fifth Circuit to reconsider the constitutionality of HB2
Gov. Rick Perry recently announced that Texas state prisons and local jails would not comply with regulations outlined in the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA).
A federal appeals court today upheld a provision of a Texas anti-abortion law that was previously struck down by a district court.
The ACLU of Texas expresses its deep concern over recent events involving a Border Patrol agent who is reported to have assaulted three Honduran women immigrants.
Border Patrol Chief Also Issues Directive on Safe Tactics and Techniques
The Hazleton and Farmers Branch anti-immigrant ordinances have repeatedly been found unconstitutional by federal trial and appeals courts.