Tag: constitution

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…

Travel Ban Blocked Indefinitely

Implementation of the Trump Administration’s controversial travel ban has been blocked indefinitely by a federal judge in Hawaii. U.S. district Judge Derrick Watson ruled Wednesday that the travel ban violated the establishment clause of the U.S.Constitution by disfavoring Muslims. The…