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Election 2016: Proposed Constitutional Amendments

On Election Day, the people of Alabama will have the chance to cast their votes for the next president of the United States, as well as for a number of other federal and state officials. In addition, voters will decide whether several proposed amendments ...

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Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt

In this Guide to the Issues, API breaks down the opinion and possible implications of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt.  Texas enacted a law that heightened the health and safety requirements for ...

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United States v. Texas

In this Guide to the Issues, API breaks down the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Texas. Texas, along with twenty-five other states, challenged President Obama’s far-reaching executive action on immigration. The Supreme C ...

Statement on 11th Circuit Action Resize

Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin

In this Guide to the Issues, API breaks down the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin. Abigail Fisher, a white student who was denied admission to the University of Texas at Austin, challenged the u ...

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The Alabama Prison Transformation Initiative Act

In this latest Guide to the Issues, the Alabama Policy Institute breaks down Governor Bentley's prison-reform plan, the Alabama Prison Transformation Initiative Act. This bill has made it halfway through the Alabama Legislature, and could be passed by th ...