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Moore v. Texas

Amicus briefs filed in the U.S. Supreme Court and Texas Court of Criminal Appeals arguing that Texas' rejection of clinical standards in the adjudication of death penalty cases is inconsistent with prior Supreme Court precedent.

Ortiz v. United States

Amicus briefs filed in the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit arguing that courts must consider the consensus of the scientific community in defining intellectual disability in death penalty cases.

Lizcano v. Texas

Amicus brief filed in the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that Texas’ use of stereotypical factors to determine intellectual disability in death penalty cases was unconstitutional.

City and County of San Francisco v. Sheehan

Amicus brief field in the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that a woman who was shot by police during a mental health crisis could sue San Francisco under Title II of the ADA for failure to provide her with reasonable accommodations during arrest.

Texas v. United States

Amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit supporting the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act and outlining how the law has been essential to people with disabilities.