Tag Archives: Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Federal Court Upholds Texas Pro-life Law, Overrules Lower Court

March 27, 2014
March, 27 2013 – Texas’ Pro-Life Omnibus Bill, HB 2, was upheld today as constitutional by the Federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. This ruling reverses...

Texas Judge Allows Ban On Planned Parenthood Funds

January 3, 2013
Topic: Legal , Pro-Life , Update , Videos
Update 1-11-13: A State District Judge has now ruled against Planned Parenthood, denying another request for a temporary injunction, saying that the nation’s largest abortion provider was likely...

Federal Court Confirms, Texas Can Cut Tax Dollars to Planned Parenthood

October 26, 2012
Late yesterday, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals denied an appeal to reconsider its earlier ruling that upheld the right of Texas to withhold taxpayer funding...

Fifth Circuit: Texas Can Enforce Ban on Taxpayer Funding for Planned Parenthood

August 22, 2012
Our statement on Fifth Circuit ruling that Texas Can Enforce Ban on Tax Funding for Planned Parenthood: “Planned Parenthood is radioactive and this recent court decision...

Abortion Side Loses Again on Sonogram Law; En Banc Court of Appeals Review Denied

February 10, 2012
Topic: Legal , Pro-Life
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals denies Petition of Rehearing En Banc by pro-abortion groups.  Read the court’s statement here. Click here to see our recent post on the...

Texas Sonogram Law Prevents Doctors From Banning Women From Seeing Sonogram

January 18, 2012
The Texas Sonogram law is now in full effect as of January 13, 2012, as ordered by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.  Yes, every abortion...

Texas Sonogram Law Ruled Constitutional

January 10, 2012
Breaking News — Texas Sonogram law ruled constitutional! The Fifth Circuit Court (Edith Jones opinion) holds recently enacted Texas Sonogram law constitutional. The Fifth Circuit reversed Judge...

Sonogram Bill Goes Before 5th Circuit Court of Appeals Today

January 4, 2012
Today, the Sonogram Bill (HB 15) will go before the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.  The State of Texas will be seeking...