The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to most employers and public buildings.  State agencies can claim sovereign immunity and avoid an ADA lawsuit entirely.  But, states waive that sovereign immunity if the agency accepts federal funding.  In the past ten years or so, there have been a surge of ADA lawsuits seeking access to public

I wrote previously about Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott engaging in frivolous defenses and frivolous lawsuits.  See my posts here and here.  Well, now a Travis County Judge has found AG Abbott’s opinion about the VIA Transit center to also "border on the frivolous."  See San Antonio Express News report.  The issue concerns

Wendy Davis has been awarded $260,000 in a re-districting lawsuit from 2011.  She had requested $478,000.  I previously wrote about her lawsuit, along with lawsuits by various civil rights organizations here.  A few politicians and a few civil rights groups won their lawsuit alleging that the Texas legislature discriminated against minorities when they revised