Order Halting Travel Ban Appears To Supersede Boston RulingA federal judge in Boston has declined to extend a temporary injunction against President Donald Trump's travel ban, however a separate federal ruling in Seattle appears to supersede it.
Federal Judge Grants Stay For Detainees At US AirportsA federal judge in New York temporarily barred the United States from deporting travelers with valid visas covered by President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration reports the Associated Press.
Federal Judge Again Blocks Texas Fetal Remains RulesA federal judge has again blocked Texas rules mandating burial or cremation of fetal remains, in a victory for abortion-rights groups.
More Than 50 Federal Judge Nominees Waiting On SenateSenate confirmation of President Barack Obama's nominees slowed to a halt this election year, a common political occurrence. But more than 90 vacancies in the federal judiciary are taking a toll on judges, the courts and Americans seeking recourse.
Judge: No Birth Certificates To Immigrant Kids Born In TexasA federal judge has chosen for now not to force Texas health officials to change their stance in denying birth certificates to immigrant families with U.S- born children.
Federal Judge Issues Ruling In Arlington Open Carry LawsuitIn a short ruling this morning, Federal Judge Reed O'Connor has sided with the organization Open Carry Tarrant County and ruled against the city of Arlington.
Feds, Defense Turn To DNA In Kansas Identity Theft Case A federal judge has postponed the Kansas trial of a man charged with assuming the identity of a dead Texas boy.
Texas Voter ID Law Blocked By Federal Judge A federal judge filed a permanent injunction against enforcement of a tough Texas voter ID law.
Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas Voter ID Law A federal judge has blocked enforcement of a Texas voter ID law just weeks ahead of the November elections.
Federal Judge Halts Key Part Of Texas Abortion Law A federal judge has thrown out new abortion restrictions that would have banned the procedure at most Texas facilities where women can legally end a pregnancy.
Judge Questions Burdens For Texas Abortion Access New Texas abortion restrictions that would leave nearly 1 million women without any close options to end a pregnancy left a federal judge Wednesday signaling unease with the long drives the law would cause some abortion-seekers.
Federal Judge Halts 2 Texas Executions Over Drug SecrecyThe Texas attorney general's office says it is appealing a federal judge's order stopping the state from executing two condemned inmates until prison officials disclose information about the supplier of a new batch of drugs that would be used to kill them.