Daily Archives: 06/27/2016

Thousands of Kids Now Covered in Lawsuit over Lack of Legal Representation in Immigration Proceedings

SEATTLE — A federal court has granted class-action status to a lawsuit challenging the federal government’s failure to provide children in immigration court with lawyers in their deportation hearings. Several thousand children are estimated to be members of the class….

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt

In the most important case on abortion in twenty years, the Supreme Court ruled 5-3 to that the state of Texas cannot impose onerous burdens on the state’s abortion clinics. Whole Woman’s Health challenged two provisions of a Texas law, HB2,…