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Texas Abortion Law: US Supreme Court Votes Not to Block Ban
"Earlier. This month in the middle of the night. The supreme court refused to block a texas law that bans most abortions that law is now the most restrictive abortion measure in the nation it bans abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy and establishes a sort of bounty system. That allows anyone to sue those involved in facilitating an abortion. This is a bigger than texas. The decision could be a blueprint of gutting. Roe v wade. The supreme court ruling that legalized abortion nationally is going to play out in the courts and while it does groups on the ground are figuring out how to adopt is ena. Zamora is the executive director of the fraud data fund they provide support and funding for those seeking abortions in texas rio grande valley. We're gonna talk about what this decision means for those seeking care and where the spite goes from here. A lot of us are in texas right now. We're not looking at this through the lens of someone who was there where using where in texas are you. I'm located in the rio grande valley so deep south texas along the us mexico border. What are you hearing from people in texas. There's a lot of confusion around the law and just people being upset. I think a lot of people think that this law just went way too far the biggest concern for most of the people who do abortion funding work is. How are we going to help. People get their abortion care in your own words. What is this legislation. Do so sp eight what it does is. It bans abortion past six weeks in texas. It is essentially a complete abortion banned because by the time. Most people know that they're pregnant. They're unable to get an abortion and texas. This also has a very cruel and specific civil litigation our civil cause of action that allows anybody to sue anybody else who helps quote unquote to aid and abet someone and getting abortion care in texas past six weeks
Justice Dept. Seeks Emergency Order to Block Texas Abortion Law
"The biden administration is taking emergency action to try to stop a new texas law that bans most abortions in that state in a new. Filing the justice department is asking federal judge for a restraining order to temporarily blocked the law while a larger legal challenge. Plays out npr. Sarah mccamman has more the latest action by the justice. Department comes days after the doj sued the state of texas over the law known as sp eight it allows individuals to file lawsuits worth tens of thousands of dollars against anyone involved in helping a patient get an abortion after about six weeks of pregnancy in a new emergency motion. The department says that the clear purpose of the law is to quote deny women rights guaranteed to them by the us constitution while attempting to evade judicial review. The us supreme court allowed it to take effect on september first despite legal challenges from reproductive rights groups but did not weigh in on the constitutional issues raised by the law. The case is likely to end up before the supreme court again
Justice Department Sues Texas Over 6-Week Abortion Ban
"Justice department is suing the state of taxes over. Its new abortion law which is among the strictest in the nation houston public media's cairo buckley reports the doj father complaint today in district court the doj says the law banning abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy and making private citizens. Responsible for enforcement is unconstitutional. Attorney general merrick garland says the doj is seeking a preliminary and permanent injunction to prohibit enforcement united states as authority and the responsibility to ensure that no state can deprive individuals of their constitutional rights through a legislative scheme specifically designed to prevent the vindication of those rights. The biden administration has vowed to fight the law especially since the us. Supreme court decided not to step in before it took effect last week. I'm kyra buckley. In
Supreme Court to Resume in-Person Oral Arguments This Fall
"Us. Supreme court says it will hear oral arguments in person. This fall this after more than a year of remote arguments because of the pandemic of course says it will still provide audio of arguments held in october november and december access to the courtroom though we'll be limited with no public access only justices essential personnel council and journalists will be
Biden Assails US Supreme Court Ruling on Texas Abortion Law
"President. Joe biden has issued some strong words for the state of texas which has effectively blocked all abortions from taking place now the language and the law that took effect on september first bands abortions past six weeks but eighty five to ninety percent of women. Don't even know that they're pregnant at that point now biden called the laws novel enforcement structure which allows private citizens to bring civil suits against anyone who assists a pregnant person seeking abortion a bizarre scheme with the potential to unleash. Const unconstitutional chaos. He continues to write in a statement. Complete strangers will now empowered to inject themselves in the most private and personal health decisions faced by women. Now the question is what is the executive branch planning on doing. What are congressional democrats planning doing remember. Democrats have majorities in both the house and the senate. Obviously joe biden is a democrat. He controls the executive branch so they do have some options but biden was vague when he said this. He said he was launching a whole of government effort to respond to the law. Tasking the department of health and human services and the justice department to see what steps the federal government can take to ensure that women in texas have access to safe and legal abortions. He said the effort would be led from within the white house but he didn't really offer any other details and That's concerning because it sounds a lot like what he issued in the form of an executive order with the problem of gun violence in the united states. I am going to fund commission to study gun violence. In this case he's talking about you know Tasking the department of health and human services and the justice department to see what steps the federal government can take. It's really not that difficult. One of the easiest steps is do away with the filibuster in the senate and codify The ability for women to have abortions in this country safely
U.S. Supreme Court May Spark a New, Hotter Abortion Debate
"Capitol hill. The supreme court's decision to allow a restrictive abortion law in texas to go into effect has renewed debate over federal abortion rights. Politics reporter elisa collins has more house speaker. Nancy pelosi announced on thursday. That the house would take a bill intended to expand protections for abortion rights. The chairman of the judiciary committee in the house also said that they would be holding hearings in response to the supreme court decision but that doesn't have much power ultimately in congress. The house is very likely to pass the legislation with its democratic majority but when it goes over to the senate it's going to run into a brick wall on the other end. Republicans were excited especially conservative. republicans saying that. This was just the beginning. That hopefully other states would be able to enact laws like this and that the supreme court could ultimately do away with Roe versus wade democrats similarly felt like this was the start and they needed to engage to step in. But at this moment there's not much congress can do to codify roe versus wade into law. Even as we're seeing that legislation began to move
Supreme Court Rejects Bid to Block Texas 6-Week Abortion Ban
"Awful news out of texas here in the last twenty four plus hours where the trump dominated a supreme court in dc us supreme court refused to block texas from banning abortion effectively killing roe v. Wade they will hear an actual case in this next session where it is predicted that they will in some form. If not all forms overturn roe. V wade. This has happened though now effectively in texas.
Clinics Ask High Court to Block Texas 6-Week Abortion Ban
"Abortion providers in Texas are asking the US Supreme Court to block a new state law that would allow private citizens to sue anyone who helps a woman get an abortion abortion providers filed an emergency appeal with justice Samuel Alito after a panel of appellate judges refused to block enforcement of the law before it takes effect Wednesday the plaintiffs say the new law would rule out eighty five percent of abortions in Texas and forced many clinics to close the Texas law bans abortion after a fetal heartbeat can be detected that can be as early as six weeks and can be before a woman even though she's pregnant instead of setting criminal penalties this long encourages private citizens to bring lawsuits against doctors or anyone who helps a woman gets an abortion at that early stage at least twelve other states have enacted similar bans but all have been blocked from going into effect Jackie Quinn Washington
Supreme Court Orders 'Remain in Mexico' Policy Reinstated
"Speaking of the trump administration a big win for the common sense conservatism that we saw from the trump administration. The us supreme court yesterday handed the bite administration. A major defeat the biden administration trying to block a lower court ruling keeping the trump administration's remain in mexico policy for illegals the unsigned order stated. The biden white house failed to show that it. It's moved to end. The program was not arbitrary and capricious and so good news for from the supreme court. The three liberal justices were in dissent but the supreme court said that the biden administration likely violated federal law in its attempt to rescind. The trump program informally known as remain in mexico from senator. Tom cotton this is a victory for america and a defeat for the by administration a defeat for the human traffickers and a defeat for the cartels. So that's good news.
Biden to Replace Housing Finance Chief After U.S. Supreme Court Ruling
"In both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac today? We're seeing a bit of a sell off. Earlier the Supreme Court throughout the core part of a multi billion dollar lawsuit. It was brought by investors in both Fannie and Freddie and they were challenging the government's collection of more than $100 billion in profits for both. The court rejected the claim that the government's exceeded its authority in distributing this cash now. Interestingly, at the same time, the court gave the president more power and choosing the director of the agency that oversees Fannie and Freddie. And now we are being told President Biden is going to immediately moved to replace the director of the agency. It's the Federal Housing Finance Agency. The director now is Mark Calabria. He is an appointee of President Trump, and he has been an advocate for releasing Fannie and Freddie from government control. So some of that may be reflected in the price section that we're seeing right now. Fannie Mae
Supreme Court in 7-2 Ruling Rejects Challenge to Obamacare
"It was a texas challenge to the affordable. Care act the. Us supreme court tossed out this week. From austin ashley lopez reports. The ruling came down as more. Texans are relying on the law for healthcare coverage texas attorney. General ken paxton along with more than a dozen other. Conservative states argued that the law also known as obamacare is unconstitutional. The court ruled that the states were in no position to make that case because they couldn't prove they were injured by the law. This ruling means that the affordable care act and programs like the online marketplace created by. The law will continue to offer health insurance plans to people who don't get insurance from an employer or any of the country's safety net programs according to the episcopal health foundation. More texans have enrolled for these plans through healthcare dot gov this year compared to last year. Federal data shows enrollment is up sixteen percent with more than one point. Two million texans now signed up for those plans.
Northwestern Band of Shoshone Sues Idaho Over Hunting Rights
"Tribe in utah. Suing the state of idaho for the right to hunt off reservation. The mountain west news bureaus savannah maher explains twice in the last twenty years citizens of the northwestern band of the shoshoni nation have been cited for illegal hunting on traditional shoshoni territory in idaho in federal lawsuit filed this week. The tribe argued those citizens. Actions weren't illegal at all but that they were exercising their treaty rights to hunt on the quote unoccupied lands of the united states. That language comes from the eighteen. Sixty eight four birger treaty. George governor is the northwestern bands executive director. He says the tribe is suing to be acknowledged as a on that treaty because tenant of that treaty. And that i've signed it. In good faith. The united states of america the eastern shawnee and shoshoni bannock tribes are already acknowledged as signatories. The suit comes two years after the. Us supreme court upheld crow tribal citizens off reservation hunting rights which are derived from identical treaty language but the state of wyoming is still fighting to block kortrijk hunters from exercising that right for national native news. I'm savannah
State Bar Investigating Texas Attorney General
"The state bar of Texas is investigating whether state Attorney General Ken Paxton engaged in professional misconduct surrounding efforts to overturn the November presidential election in December after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton petitioned the US Supreme Court to block Joe Biden's victory in four other states the head of the Galveston island Democrats filed a complaint with the Bar Association calling Paxton's challenge frivolous and on ethical Kevin Moran shared his complaint with the Associated Press along with letters confirming the investigation initially the bar declined to investigate but a tribunal overturned that decision last month it's another setback for Paxton already facing a previous criminal case an FBI investigation and a Republican primary opponent ready to pounce on those controversies I'm Jackie Quinn
Texas Governor Signed Law Banning Abortions After 6 Weeks
"Republican texas governor. Greg abbott on wednesday signed into law. A fetal heart beat abortion. Bill that bans the procedure after about six weeks of pregnancy and grant citizens the right to sue doctors who perform abortions past that point. The new law is part of a wave of similar heartbeat. Abortion bans passed in republican led states lawmakers who support such legislation have said. It's intended to lead an overturn of roe. V wade the us. Supreme court's nineteen seventy-three landmark ruling. That guaranteed a right to end her pregnancy. The high court this week opened the door. For such an overturn or at least a narrowing of roe v wade by agreeing to review. Mississippi's bid to ban abortions. After fifteen weeks the texas law bans abortion once the rhythmic contracting fetal cardiac tissue can be detected often at six weeks sometimes before woman realizes she is even pregnant. The measure makes an exception for abortions in cases of medical emergencies currently a fetus. That is viable outside. The womb at around twenty four weeks into pregnancy is widely considered the threshold at which abortion can be prohibited in the united states. Nearly a dozen states have passed similar. Heartbeat abortion bans but none have taken effect due to legal challenges. Abortion is one of the most divisive issues in the united states with opponents citing religious belief to declare it immoral and abortion advocates prioritising women's autonomy.
US Supreme Court Takes Major Case on Carrying Concealed Handguns
"Time in more than a decade, the U. S Supreme Court is headed for a major decision on gun rights. Court today, agreeing to take up a case testing how far a state may go in regulating whether an individual may carry a gun outside the home more from NPR's Nina Totenberg, 2000 and eight and 2010 the Supreme Court ruled for the first time that the Second Amendment right to bear arms guarantees the right to own a gun in one's home for self defense. But after that it was crickets on the subject of how far states may go in regulating guns now, with three trump appointees on the court and a new 6 to 3 conservative majority Long accepted gun regulations could be in real jeopardy For the first time. The case that the court has now granted will not be heard until the fall it tests in New York law that limits permits to carry a concealed gun outside the home. To those going hunting or to target practice and those who need protection like a bank messenger carrying cash
Biden executive order to create Supreme Court commission
"President biden sets up a commission to consider changes to the us. Supreme court executive order creates a presidential commission on the supreme court fulfils a campaign pledge by president biden. The study controversial reforms like expanding the number of justices are setting term limits. A bipartisan panel chaired by a former white house counsel and a former deputy assistant attorney general and made up of law professors and former justice department officials will hold public meetings in complete. Its report within six months of its first meeting jared
Fifth Circuit Court Keeps and Strikes Portions of Indian Child Welfare Act
"The fifth circuit court of appeals released an extensive opinion on the indian child. Welfare act after deliberating. For more than a year victoria wicks has more the indian child. Welfare act known. As igwe has undergone a thorough and multifaceted scrutiny in the fifth circuit court of appeals the resulting three hundred and twenty five page opinion upholds aspects of the federal law championed in nineteen. Seventy eight by south dakota senator james aber ask. The law's intent is to stop the erosion of tribal autonomy and culture when native children are placed with non native families. But the appeals court finds that native preferences for foster care and adoption violate constitutional protections for equality and that the law infringes on states rights and responsibilities in matters of adoption this appeal came about after a texas federal court found equal to be unconstitutional. A three judge panel at the fifth circuit reviewed that decision and ruled two. to one. To overturn the lower court appellants then asked for an unbounded review which in this case involves sixteen judges after deliberating. For more than a year the fifth circuit has now released its complex opinion in it. Some judges agreed unanimously on certain points. But not on others in some issues. Judges tied eight to eight and without a majority decision at the appellate level. The lower court ruling stands. This opinion is binding only on lower courts within the fifth circuit which comprises texas louisiana and mississippi. If the us supreme court takes up the inevitable appeal that resulting opinion will apply nationwide for national native news. I'm victoria works in rapid city. South
Supreme Court sides with Google in Oracle’s API copyright case
"Supreme court rules in google's favor on java. Api case the us supreme court ruled six to two in favor of google in its copyright dispute with oracle over twelve thousand lines of code from the java. api used an android originally written by sun microsystems which oracle acquired in two thousand ten the decision perverse decision by the. Us court of appeals for the federal circuit oracle had asked for nine billion dollars in damages. In the majority opinion justice. Steven brier wrote the use of the code was protected under the copyright doctrine of fair use firmware malware on the rise according to microsoft's march twenty twenty one security signals report over eighty percent of enterprises were victims of at least one firmware attack. In the past two years the survey had respondents from one thousand companies from china germany japan the uk and the us reported the majority of security investments or going to security updates vulnerability scanning and advanced threat protection solutions. The report notes that nist national vulnerability database has seen a fivefold increase in firmware attacks. In the last four years the report found that only thirty percent of business invest in hardware based memory encryption forty six percent are investing in hardware based colonel protections while twenty one percent of decision makers said they were not able to monitor firmware at all. Ap ap's exploiting vulnerabilities in s ceasar and the fbi issued a joint advisory that over the past month threat actors have been seen. Exploding three vulnerabilities in fort annette's four two zero s currently the seems limited to scanning of devices on three reports for the s s. Vpn web portal flaw. But the advisory warns this could escalate to more sophisticated diaz or sequel injection attacks or serve to gain access to networks across multiple critical infrastructure sectors to gain access to keep networks as pre-positioning for follow on dead exfiltration or dead encryption attacks patches for the exploits are now available and the advisory recommends applying them immediately as well as disabling unused ports