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Excessive fines drove tensions in Ferguson and nearby towns.
If you assume that the 7 women per year that die from complications due to legal abortion are spread equally throughout the 50 states, Texas is legislating to save one-seventh of one women per year from legal abortion at the cost of 100 Texan women per year that die when abortion is illegal.
The mayors are suing over a new law that restricts how much towns can make from court fines and traffic tickets.
Following a municipal court reform, St. Ann's multimillion-dollar speed trap won't keep it afloat.
No matter how orange my scarf was that night, people had managed to conflate the politics of the swaying, praying Christian right with "oppressed" Muslim women swathed in black.
From the creator of last week's viral hit "I'm a Bad Bill," which reimagined Schoolhouse Rock as an anthem against the Texas
Rick Perry has made it clear that he fancies himself quite the expert on what women should do with their vaginas, as he and
This time around, though, the bill isn't so optimistic that clearer heads will prevail -- unfortunately, the bill will likely
"It keeps blowing our expectations," says Tanene Allison, communications director for the Texas Democratic Party. "Even if
No matter how you feel about abortion, arguing against it by saying "every life matters" while you are, in fact, the nation's top killer of inmates is either disingenuous or downright phony.