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Next Stop for HB 2 – The Supreme Court?
Legal experts eye Texas law as the most likely abortion case to make it to the high court
"...Earlier this month, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals dealt a devastating blow to already beleaguered..."

June 26, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Abortion Providers Ask Supreme Court to Take Up HB 2
Providers want ASC and admit privileges rules gone
" fight against draconian state regulations to the U.S. Supreme Court...."

Sept. 3, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

BREAKING: U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Anti-Abortion Law HB 2
In a 5-3 ruling, SCOTUS says HB 2 creates an undue burden for women
"...In a historic victory for reproductive rights, the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down two key parts of Texas’..."

June 27, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Makes Its HB2 Case to U.S. Supreme Court
Says no evidence women are harmed
"...Testimony provided in court regarding the impact on women seeking abortion of a..."

Nov. 12, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

UPDATED: Abortion Providers Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court
Asking court to vacate appeals decision in HB 2 lawsuit
"...UPDATE:U.S. Supreme Court Judge Antonin Scalia has ordered the state of..."

Nov. 4, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas Supreme Court Rules Laura Pressley Election Challenge “Moot”
Protracted case comes down in favor of Council Member Greg Casar
"...[UPDATE BELOW] In an opinion released Friday, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that Laura Pressley’s contest of the 2014..."

Jan. 27, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Texas Supreme Court Makes Abortion Access for Neglected Teens Even More Difficult
Texas Court adds more rules to judicial bypass law
"...vulnerable – abused, neglected minors. And yesterday, the Texas Supreme Court made those rules even more difficult...."

Dec. 30, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

School Finance Before the Texas Supreme Court
The State Supreme Court is expected to make a ruling before the end of the year
"...of the school finance system, arguing that the Texas Supreme Court cannot rule on its constitutionality because it's just..."

Sept. 4, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

U.S. Supreme Court Stops HB 2
Justices Scalia, Thomas, and Alito dissent
"...In a 6-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court halted key provisions of Texas abortion law, House..."

Oct. 14, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Supreme Court Deadlocks on Immigration
Obama order to extend relief to undocumented immigrants blocked
"...In a 4-4 tie, the U.S. Supreme Court this morning effectively blocked a significant opportunity to..."

June 23, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Supreme Court to Hear Texas Abortion Case This Week
HB 2 oral arguments start Wednesday
"...reproductive health will be intently focused on the U.S. Supreme Court, where the most pivotal abortion rights case in..."

March 1, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Supreme Court Upholds Voter ID
Declines to vacate the Fifth Circuit's ruling
"...The U.S. Supreme Court has issued the final word (for now) on..."

Oct. 18, 2014 News Post by Amy Kamp

BREAKING: U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Intervene in HB 2 Lawsuit
Law remains in effect at least until appeal is decided
"...The U.S. Supreme Court this afternoon declined to intervene and stay a..."

Nov. 19, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas Awaits Supreme Court HB 2 Ruling
Attorneys voice confidence in SCOTUS striking abortion law
"...In the next few weeks the U.S. Supreme Court, in one of the most significant reproductive rights..."

June 7, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Death Watch: U.S. Supreme Court Steps In
Highest court to consider two Texas death penalty cases
"...The U.S. Supreme Court ordered Monday that it will take up two..."

June 10, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

State Supreme Court Reconsiders Same-Sex Benefits
The state's high court will take up a case questioning the legality of "taxpayer-funded benefits" for same-sex spouses
"...On Friday, Jan. 20, the Texas Supreme Court agreed to hear oral arguments in a same-sex..."

Jan. 27, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Texas Abortion Providers Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court
Plaintiffs argue "irreparable harm" in SCOTUS appeal
"...After last week’s 5th Circuit Court of Appeals decision that immediately enforced Texas abortion law..."

Oct. 7, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

The Common Law: How The Next President Will Reshape the U.S. Supreme Court
And the lasting impact of this presidential election
"...legacy of the next president – reshaping the U.S. Supreme Court...."

Nov. 4, 2016 Column by Luke Ellis

Condemned Banks Looks to Supreme Court
Delma Banks death row appeal reads like a laundry list of everything wrong with Texas capital punishment.
" of Banks' case now pending before the U.S. Supreme Court may delay his execution -- a possibility Banks'..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Meanwhile, at the Supreme Court ...
"...seahorse" in Pennsylvania has become an elephant in the (court)room during the Texas redistricting trial. The seahorse, along with..."

Dec. 19, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Texas Supreme Court Backs FLDS Mothers
Children reunite with parents in wake of Supremes' decision
"...the evidence and testimony proffered during hearings in district court, the Texas Supreme Court ruled May 29 that it..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin Celebrates Supreme Court’s HB 2 Ruling
"...flooded Scholz Garten Monday afternoon to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court decision to strike down two parts of Texas’..."

June 28, 2016 Photo Gallery

U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Texas Abortion Law Case
Justices have until June to make a final ruling
"...a much longer process, I am hopeful that the Supreme Court will uphold the rights that have been in..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

UT Profs Argue Death Penalty Cases Before Supreme Court
In an unusual set of legal circumstances, UT Capital Punishment Center co-director argues to justices that they should refrain from ruling on cases he previously brought to them
"...UT's Capital Punishment Center, stood before the United States Supreme Court Wednesday, he was in the unusual position of..."

Jan. 19, 2007 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

Supreme Court: Football or Fluff?
Supreme Court hears arguments in state's appeal of previous ruling that faulted Texas' method of funding schools
"...Standing outside the state Supreme Court building last week, Attorney General Greg Abbott and..."

July 15, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Texas Supreme Court Draws Widespread Criticism
Critics of 'Entergy v. Summers' decision find unlikely allies
"...Opinion seems to be unanimous: The Texas Supreme Court really bollixed up its decision in the Entergy..."

Aug. 22, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Texas Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Divorce
Should Austin couple married out of state be granted divorce here?
"...among the questions raised by members of the Texas Supreme Court during oral arguments this morning in two cases..."

Nov. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Supreme Court Ponders Banks' Death Row Case
The U.S. Supreme Court grants a last-minute stay to Delma Banks, Jr.
"...On Wednesday, March 12, the U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay of execution to Delma Banks..."

March 21, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Texas Supreme Court Affirms Ruling to Name Death Drugs
State will appeal decision
"...Justice took a hit last Friday when the state's Supreme Court rejected an appeal of a 2017 affirmation by..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

State Supreme Court Justice Gammage Enters Governor's Race
Bell and Alvarado make it a three-way contest for now
"...gained a new contender last week with former Texas Supreme Court Justice Bob Gammage filing to run in the..."

Dec. 23, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

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