Congress passed the Sheppard-Towner Act in 1921 to provide federal funding for maternity and child care, but the Act wasn’t renewed past 1929 and state compliance was inconsistent.
Texas Law Allowing Abortion Opponents to Sue Healthcare Providers Takes Effect as Supreme Court Stays Silent
A Texas law that deputizes private citizens to enforce a state ban on post-fetal heartbeat abortions has gone into effect.
Appellate Roundup: Recent Decisions by Federal Appeals Courts Address Abortion, Public Nudity, State Ban on Cooperation with U.S. Immigration Authorities
This roundup of some significant recent decisions from appeals courts around the nation highlights opinions on issues that may have national importance.
Indiana University students petitioned the Supreme Court to block a vaccine policy requiring all students be vaccinated for COVID-19.
The fight over this year’s public option health insurance bill is gearing up to be one of the most heated of the legislative session....
The Biden administration has notified the U.S. Supreme Court that the federal government no longer considers the Affordable Care Act to be unconstitutional. The...