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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.
The following is a statement from the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas regarding the City of Houstonâ€™s recent subpoenas to pastors opposed to the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance
The full U.S Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit declined to reconsider the constitutionality of a portion of a Texas law blocking access to abortion across large parts of the state.
Manuel Velez was sentenced to death due to injustices that continue to plague our justice system; only luck saved his life.
Only seven womenâ€™s health centers for the stateâ€™s more than 5.5 million women of reproductive age.
Comment on Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Preliminary Findings on U.S. Treatment of Unaccompanied Children and Families
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced today that it will open and operate a new family detention center in Dilley, Texas in response to the influx of families apprehended along the southwest border.
The U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights should investigate the Austin ISD for unlawful sex and racial discrimination against students in two of the cityâ€™s lowest-income middle schools.
Max has spent the last 34 years on death row for crimes he didn't commit. The State of Texas knows this and refuses to act.
There are only two kinds of additional boots on the ground needed in the Valley: humanitarian agencies like the Red Cross and more administrative and judicial personnel.