The New Orleans-based Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which last week allowed Texas' restrictive abortion law to remain in effect in the face of a federal challenge, promises to be a legal battleground for a host of Biden administration initiatives in the years ahead. Complex Litigation and Dispute Resolution partner William Jay said while the Fifth Circuit wasn't the only regional federal court with a large contingent of conservative judges, “There are more thought-leader conservatives on the Fifth Circuit” than on most others. Read the Wall Street Journal article here.
In The Press October 22, 2021