Category: US District Court

Texas Voter ID Law Blocked

A federal judge blocked a controversial Texas voter ID law holding it violated the Voting Rights Act and the U.S. Constitutional because it knowingly imposed disproportionate burdens on black voters and was “enacted with discriminatory intent.” U.S. District Judge Nelva…

Uber Must Face Consumer Fees Suit

Ride-share company Uber cannot force riders to arbitrate phony cancellation fees, a federal judge ruled Monday. U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg called Uber’s process for notice to consumers of the waiver of their right to sue “deficient.” The class action…