Texas Steps on the First Amendment of the Constitution

Texas Steps on the First Amendment of the Constitution

Texas law SB-8 effectively makes all abortions illegal after six weeks, usually when a fetal heartbeat can be detected. With this law, the state’s legislature and governor effectively stepped on the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Since the law took effect on Sept. 1, 2021, several legal maneuvers have been brought forth. Abortion clinics […]

Affordable Care Act Stands as Supreme Court Dismisses Trump Admin Case

Affordable Care Act Stands as Supreme Court Dismisses Trump Admin Case

Obamacare survived another attempt at dismantling a lifeline for 31 million Americans when the Supreme Court dismissed the case brought by the former Trump administration and GOP-led states on June 17, 2021. The ACA challengers urged the justices to block the law in its entirety. Today’s 7-2 decision was written by Supreme Court Justice Stephen […]

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of an Illegal Immigrant in 6-3 Decision

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of an Illegal Immigrant in 6-3 Decision

Six Supreme Court Justices found in favor of a Guatemalan immigrant fighting deportation. Conservative Justices Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, and Amy Coney Barrett joined Liberal Justices Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, and Sonia Sotomayer, rendering the decision of a case argued in November 2020, on April 29, 2021. By a 6-3 vote, the justices sided with […]

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