Texas Federal Courts Have More Judicial Emergencies Than Any Other State

While judicial emergency districts are getting filled in California, the list is only growing longer in Texas. This month California filled one of their judicial emergency districts, while a vacancy in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals pushed Texas’ already record-setting number of judicial emergency districts even higher. Texas now has six judicial emergencies in its federal court system, more than any other state in the nation. [Read more…]