Written by Sofia Briones on Jan 3 2023 - 3:41pm
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 28 2022 - 11:40am
By Texas Tribune Staff, The Texas Tribune The decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that there’s no constitutional right to abortion will radically change the reproductive health landscape in Texas.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 22 2022 - 2:31pm
By Eleanor Klibanoff, The Texas Tribune The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday to overturn Roe v. Wade, eliminating the constitutional protection for abortion and allowing states to set their own laws regulating the procedure. This represents one of the most significant judicial reversals in generations and is expected to have far-reaching consequences for all Texans.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 19 2020 - 3:52pm
Replay a webcast of part of the San Antonio community's vigil for Ruth Bader Ginsburg in front of the Bexar County Courthouse on Sept. 19, 2020. The vigil was one of dozens across the country simultaneously memorializing the beloved associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. NOWCastSA recorded video of the entire event and we will replace this video when the full version of the event is uploaded. Watch live or later here:
Written by Brandy Ruiz on Jun 19 2020 - 1:02pm
The 700,000 Dreamers in the United States have held their breath for the past three years, expecting the worst from the U.S. Supreme Court after the Trump administration said it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 15 2020 - 6:42pm
By Emma Platoff, The Texas Tribune June 15, 2020
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 26 2017 - 1:40pm
This video by the ACLU explains the presidential actions regarding transgender students and the civil rights case heading to the U.S. Supreme Court on March 28. Last year, President Barack Obama said civil rights laws should cover transgender students, but in 2017, President Donald Trump said transgender students should not be covered by civil rights laws. But the courts determine the law, and the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on this issue on March 28, 2017.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 27 2016 - 5:05pm
by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune When the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down Texas’ 2013 abortion restrictions as unconstitutional, it was a victory years in the making for former state Sen. Wendy Davis and her “unruly mob.”
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 19 2016 - 9:42pm
Replay video: Saint Mary's University School of Law professor Albert Kauffman and IDRA National Director of Policy David Hinojosa discussed the Texas Supreme Court ruling on the state's school finance s
Written by Texas Tribune on May 16 2016 - 11:44am
by Kiah Collier, Texas Tribune The Texas Supreme Court issued a ruling May 13 upholding the state’s public school funding system as constitutional, while also urging state lawmakers to implement "transformational, top-to-bottom reforms that amount to more than Band-Aid on top of Band-Aid."