In this case, the ACLU is representing a young woman in Texas who is currently being prevented from accessing abortion care because the Trump administration has adopted a new policy that directly prevents unaccompanied immigrant minors from obtaining abortions.

The ACLU is going to court to ensure that Jane Doe and other young women like her can obtain the abortion care they are seeking.

Case Developments

ORDER
October 20, 2017
Circuit Court Order on Petition for Rehearing En Banc. Read the filing.
ORDER
October 20, 2017
Circuit Court Order Re: Administrative Stay Be Dissolved. Read the filing.
ORDER
October 20, 2017
Circuit Court Order Dissenting from the Disposition of Case. Read the filing.
FILING
October 18, 2017
Plaintiff's Motion for Class Certification. Read the filing.  
ORDER
October 18, 2017
DC District Court's Order Granting Temporary Restraining Order. Read the order.
FILING
October 14, 2017
Proposed Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 14, 2017
Motion for a Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 14, 2017
Plaintiff's Memorandum in Support of her Application for a Temporary Restraining Order and Motion for a Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 14, 2017
Declaration of Brigitte Amiri in Support of Plaintiff's Application for a TRO and Motion for a Preliminary Injunction . Read the filing.
FILING
October 14, 2017
Declaration of Jane Doe in Support of Plaintiff's Application for a TRO and Motion for a Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Request for a TRO Hearing on or before Oct 18, 2017.pdf Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Request for a TRO Hearing on or before Oct 18, 2017.pdf Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Proposed Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Proposed Restraining Order. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Application for Temporary Restraining Order. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Complaint. Read the complaint.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Declaration in support of MOT for Temporary Restraining Order & Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Declaration of Amiri in support of Plaintiff's Application for Temporary Restraining Order & Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
MOT for Preliminary Injunction. Read the filing.
FILING
October 13, 2017
Proposed Temporary Restraining Order. Read the filing.

Attorney(s)

Melissa Goodman, ACLU of Southern California; Brigitte A. Amiri, ACLU; Jennifer Ling Chou, ACLU of Northern California; Elizabeth O. Gill, ACLU of Northern California; Brian M Hauss, ACLU; Daniel Mach, ACLU

Date filed

October 13, 2017

Court

United States District Court for the District of Columbia

Status

Filed

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