Texas Fetal Heartbeat Law Banning Most Abortions In State Now In EffectA Texas law banning most abortions in the state took effect at midnight, and the U.S. Supreme Court has yet to act on an emergency appeal to put it on hold.
Landmark US Supreme Court Decisions Since 1789Here is a look at some of the most important cases decided by the US Supreme Court since 1789.
Army Announces Panel For Fort Hood Independent ReviewThe Secretary of the Army has announced five civilian experts who will lead an independent review of Fort Hood.
Sen. John Cornyn Drafting Bill On Immunity From COVID-19-Related Lawsuits For Businesses, Health Care WorkersSome business owners are worried about reopening due to fear of being sued if a customer later gets diagnosed with COVID-19. Texas Sen. John Cornyn is looking to remove that fear.
Allen Man Caught With 58 Terabytes Of Child Porn Sentenced To 35 YearsA 41-year-old man from Allen was sentenced for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas.
Transgender Women Fight Texas Law That Restricts Inmates From Changing NameThree transgender women have filed a lawsuit challenging a Texas law that bars federal prison inmates from legally changing their names while in custody and within two years after serving their sentence.
'Save Chick-Fil-A' Religious Freedom Law To Go In Effect SundayThe "Save Chick-fil-A" religious freedom law, one of the most talked-about issues during a state legislative session, will go into effect Sept. 1.
Report: Student Suspensions Drop After Texas Modifies LawA nonprofit that advocates for children says the rate of student suspensions has fallen by nearly a third since the state implemented a law barring suspensions except in extreme circumstances.
Under New Law, Military Kids Get Sex Assault ProtectionsThe Defense Department must improve the way it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at military bases in the U.S. and abroad.
Clock Ticks Toward Reuniting Families Separated At BorderAuthorities have identified 2,551 children 5 and older who may be covered by the order to be reunited with their parents by Thursday.
Willie Nelson To Trump: 'Let's Go Down To A Border Detention Center'Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the detention centers at the U.S.-Mexico border to better understand what's happening there.
Judge Says Texas Isn't Complying With Voter Registration LawA judge has ruled that Texas isn't complying with a decades-old voter registration law and wants a quick fix.
New Law Helps Texas Drivers Chip Away At State's Rape Kit Testing BacklogDriver's license applications will soon ask Texans whether they'd like to donate $1 or more for sexual assault kit testing.
Appeals Court Argument Set For Texas 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA federal appeals court in New Orleans is set to hear arguments over a Texas law cracking down on sanctuary cities.
Elliott's Attorneys Trying To Put Hold On 6-Game SuspensionAttorneys for Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York, as they try to once again stop the running back's suspension.